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Would be Watcher

Location: Canada
Member Since: Sat May 17, 2008
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Vartha1

Subj: Re: THOR & MJOLNIR...
Posted: Sun Mar 06, 2011 at 04:44:42 pm EST (Viewed 238 times)
Reply Subj: Re: THOR & MJOLNIR...
Posted: Sun Mar 06, 2011 at 04:14:33 pm EST (Viewed 236 times)




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    hehe There's a part just before he destroys Durok where Thor says, "I've become too dependent on Mjolnir" .
      I can see as a warrior where having a weapon like Mjolnir would be fantastic.
      JMS had JUST started to explore Thor's powers he got from Gaea before he left Marvel so yeah sometimes I wonder why Thor really needs Mjolnir, but, they were made for each other basically.


Yes, I'm all aware of how the story came to evolve. However, I can't see it making much sense or being a great move for the character. Why having 40+ years of Thor praising Mjolnir? Why would Odin give such a tool to his son? Would he encourage him leaning on his hammer if he always could do have do what we tought the hammer was responsible for? Mjolnir was a cool weapon, but with the new perspective it's largely redundant.




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