Did Thor Get Hulked Or Did Hulk Get Thored? Welcome #THULK (Spoilers)

The upcoming Thor #26 to follow today's Hulk #9 has quite an arresting cover for fans of both the Hulk and Thor, as part of their Hulk/Thor Banner War crossover event kicking off right now.

How Thor Got Hulked

Had Thor been Hulked? Or has Hulk been Thorred? Well, the comic itself suggests the possibility of both, with Banner fighting Celestial Iron Man and Thor, and looking for a new way out of the fray. Buit maybe not the one that they were expecting.

Jane Foster Thor

Looks like the Hulk has a little of Jane Foster's hammer envy.  But no, that's not the way. Instead the Celestial Iron Man is unable to extract all of the gamma energy that the Hulk is putting out…

How Thor Got Hulked

And we get a celestial 3000 x Gamma Bomb event enveloping them all.

How Thor Got Hulked

With imagery rather redolent with that from the very first Hulk #1 all that time ago.

How Thor Got Hulked

Except of course, this isn;t a gamma bomb. It was something much bigger, and would have atomised anyone.

How Thor Got Hulked

I mean, almost anyone.

How Thor Got Hulked

What if Thor had a Hulk? Now he does. Shall we call him… THULK? We have been here before of course… courtesy of Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness about fifteen years ago…

How Thor Got Hulked

They just didn't call him Thulk back then and I really think they should.

HULK #7
MARVEL COMICS
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(W) Donny Cates (A) Martin Coccolo (CA) Gary Frank
"BANNER OF WAR" PART THREE! In the third installment of the epic crossover between the HULK and THOR series, Iron Man interrupts a pivotal moment of Hulk and Thor's battle to settle a score. Equipped with new "Celestial Hulkbuster" armor of his own design, Tony is convinced that he can ensure Thor's victory and Hulk's capture. But sometimes what you don't know really can hurt you…
RATED T+In Shops: May 25, 2022 SRP: $3.99

THOR #26
MARVEL COMICS
APR220810
(W) Donny Cates (A) Martin Coccolo (CA) Gary Frank
"BANNER OF WAR" PART 4
Thor and Hulk's epic rivalry continues in the fourth installment of the characters' 60th Anniversary crossover celebration! Thanks to Odin, Thor now realizes the gravity of Banner's situation – and its connection to that mysterious, violent incident in El Paso. But when Iron Man's interference causes more harm than good, our two rivals face shocking changes that change the stakes of the battle…for good. RATED T+In Shops: Jun 08, 2022 SRP: $3.99

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About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
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