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Loki
Nick Name

God of Evil

God of Mischief

Prince of Evil

Prince of Lies


Civilian ID

Loki Laufeyson


Aliases

Father Williams

Lester

Loren Olson

Scarlet Witch

Tso Zhung

Tylon

Walter Lawson

Willie


Occupation
Norse God of Mischief
Legal Status
God of Asgard
Nation or Planet of Origin
Jotunheim, Asgard
Group Affiliation
Asgardians
Base of Operations

Asgard

Earth


Height
6' 4"
Weight
525 lbs.
Eye Color
Green
Hair Color
Black
Known Powers

Being with god-like strength, speed, agility, stamina, durability, an immunity to all known diseases and environments capable of powerful mental projections not bound by space or dimension.


A master of the mystical arts with abilities to take any form including other gods (although without the ability to mimic their special attributes), animate inanimate objects, travel through space and across dimensions, perceive occurrences in remote locations through astral projection and cast a wide variety ofother spells.


Accessories
Asgardian magical objects and herbs for casting spells.
Common Enemies

Avengers

Thor

Odin

Warriors Three


Regularly Appearing

Avengers Vol. 1

Journey into Mystery Vol. 1

Loki

Mighty Thor Vol. 1 & 2


First Appearance

Journey into Mystery Vol. 1 #85 (Oct. 1962)


Note: Although it is generally agreed that the first Marvel Comics appearance of Loki was in Journey into Mystery, he had a previous appearance in Venus #6 (Aug. 1949) and some continuity references acknowledge this meeting with the titular character Venus.


Creator
Stan Lee & Jack Kirby
Origin

The biological son of Laufey, king of the frost giants of Jotunheim, one of the "Nine Worlds" of Asgardian cosmology, Loki was adopted by Odin, the king of the Norse gods, after being discovered in the aftermath of the war between the Norse gods and the frost giants. He had been hidden away by his father who was ashamed of the boy's diminutive size.


In childhood Loki resented the favors lavished upon his foster brother Thor, who already had a nobility of spirit and excelled in all endeavors.


Studying the mystic arts at a young age, Loki found he had an affinity for sorcery. As he grew so did his skill and his hatred of his foster brother. He vowed to destroy Thor and become the most powerful god in Asgard.


His inborn propensity for mischief began to manifest and he earned the nickname "God a Mischief", but as his deeds grew increasingly malicious and his lust for power and vengeance became apparent, he become known as the god of evil - Loki.


Thor