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The Best Thor Versions Of All Time  

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List of all the best interpretations of Thor throughout comics, movies, TV, and more. Thor is one of the more iconic superheroes in the world. Come on, he's a fricken god!

As such, there are many different variations of the character and dozens of formats the character has been utilized in. Be it video games, the Thor films, animated series, or alternate versions of the character in comic books, Thor is in so many forms of pop culture, in one way or another.

We've decided to compile some of our favorites here. Do you like to play as Thor in Ultimate Marvel VS Capcom 3, or do you like playing as him in the LittleBigPlanet games? Is the Ultimate Avengers cartoon your favorite take on him, or is the Thor from Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes more your cup of tea? 

Here's the chance to see where it all lines up. What are the greatest interpretations of Thor ever? Vote up all your favorites!

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Thor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character
Regular 616 continuity and all canon titles therein Thor is a fictional superhero that appears in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character, based on the Norse mythological deity of the same name, is the Asgardian god of ...more
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Thor: Ragnarok is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Film
Thor: Ragnarok is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Taika Waititi. Four years after the events of Thor: The Dark World, Thor (Chris Hemsworth) must win a gladiatorial duel against an ...more
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The Avengers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Film
Marvel's The Avengers is a 2012 American superhero film directed by Joss Whedon, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team. Earth's mightiest heroes must come together and learn to fight as a ...more
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Thor: The Dark World is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Film
Thor: The Dark World is a 2013 American superhero film directed by Alan Taylor, based on the Marvel Comics character. When Dr. Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) gets cursed with a powerful entity ...more
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Thor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Film
Thor is a 2011 American superhero film directed by Kenneth Branagh, based on the Marvel Comics character. The powerful, but arrogant god Thor (Chris Hemsworth), is cast out of Asgard to live ...more
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Ultimate Thor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character
Ultimate Thor is a superhero in the Ultimate Marvel Universe based on the Marvel Universe version of Thor. Thor is the Asgardian God of Thunder based on the deity of the same name of Norse ...more
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Beta Ray Bill is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character
Beta Ray Bill is a fictional character, a superhero that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appears in Thor #337 and was created by writer-artist Walt ...more
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The Mighty Thor is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
The Mighty Thor Fictional Character
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Journey into Mystery is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Journey into Mystery Comic Book Series
Journey into Mystery is an American comic book series initially published by Atlas Comics, then by its successor, Marvel Comics. Initially a horror comics anthology, it segued to giant-monster ...more
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Uncanny Avengers, Vol. 1 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Uncanny Avengers Comic Book Series
Uncanny Avengers, Vol. 1 is a book written by Rick Remender and John Cassaday.
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Ranker Video
Film
Ultimate Avengers is a superhero film and direct-to-DVD, animated film loosely based on the Marvel Comics limited series The Ultimates, and released by Lionsgate Home Entertainment as part of ...more
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The Avengers: Earth's Mighties... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
TV Program
The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes! is an American animated television series by Marvel Animation in cooperation with Film Roman, based on the Marvel Comics superhero team the Avengers. The ...more
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Ultimate Avengers 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Film
Ultimate Avengers 2 is an animated action/science fiction film, superhero film and the sequel to Ultimate Avengers. It is loosely based on The Ultimates, the limited comic book series by Marvel ...more
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Ranker Video
TV Program
Ultimate Spider-Man is an American animated television series based on the Spider-Man comics published by Marvel Comics, including some elements of Marvel's Ultimate line of books. The series is ...more
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Marvel NOW! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Marvel NOW! Comic Book Series
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Thor: Tales of Asgard is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Film
Thor: Tales of Asgard is a 2011 American direct-to-video animated film based on the Marvel Comics character, Thor. It is eighth in a series of animated films produced by Marvel Animation and ...more
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Hulk vs. Thor is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Hulk vs. Thor TV Program
This short film from the Hulk vs dvd acts as a prequel to the entire series and depicts Thor's battle with the Incredible Hulk.
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Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Video Game
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance is an action role-playing game developed for PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, Xbox and Xbox 360 by Raven Software and published by Activision. The game was simultaneously ...more
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Throg is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Throg Fictional Character
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Avengers Assemble is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
TV Program
The Avengers fight Galactus and his heralds, their greatest threat yet.
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Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomor... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Film
Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow is a direct-to-video animated film. It is fifth in a series of animated films from Marvel Animation, based on Marvel Comics by Lions Gate Entertainment. It was ...more
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Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
TV Program
Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H. is an animated series featuring the incredible Hulk as he fights threats of a supervillainous nature alongside fellow gamma-mutated heroes A-Bomb, Red Hulk, ...more
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The Marvel Super Heroes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
TV Program
The Marvel Super Heroes is an American / Canadian animated television series starring five comic-book superheroes from Marvel Comics. The first TV series based on Marvel characters, it debuted ...more
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Rogue is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Fictional Character
Rogue is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, commonly in association with the X-Men. She debuted in Avengers Annual #10 as a villain, but then ...more
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Thor: Vikings is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Thor Versions Of All Time
Thor: Vikings Comic Book Series
Thor: Vikings is a 5-issue comic book limited series published by MAX Comics, an imprint of Marvel Comics for adult audiences, in July – November 2003. Written by Garth Ennis and illustrated by ...more