HUNDRED WORD HIT #35 - THOR: VIKINGS #1-5
Thor: Vikings #1-5 by Garth Ennis and Glenn Fabry
Harald Jaekelsson and his band of bloodthirsty Vikings are cursed by rune magic never to reach America. Except after a thousand years they do and New York is witnesses an undead Viking invasion.
Thor soon finds out that because of the rune magic, alone he is no match against the cursed Jaekelsson, and has to enlist the help of Doctor Strange and a trio of historic warriors descendants of the wiseman who originally cursed the Vikings
The MAX imprint allows Ennis to go pedal to the metal with the dark humour, blood and gore, ably assisted by Fabry on art.
Rating 7.5 out of 10