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May 10th 2014 at 1:43:34 PM •••

I have a question about three tropes.

  • "Normal Fishina Tiny Pond: By Asgardian standards, he's a Squishy Wizard."
  • "Overshadowedby Awesome: To the rest of Asgard, part of the reason for his self esteem issues."
  • "Magic Knight: Along with his cunning and sorcery, Loki is also a fairly formidable physical fighter who uses capoeira, knives, and a staff to hold his own in battle against heroes such as Thor. However, by Asgardian standards, he's a Squishy Wizard."

Is actually Loki weak by Asgardian standards?

-Of fact, Loki seems to be the fourth strongest Asgardian. (Odin, Thor and Heimdal are the first three.)

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May 10th 2014 at 1:48:27 PM •••

He's definitely weaker than Heimdall.

Anyway, in the opening fight of the original Thor Loki was definitely a lot less effective against the frost giants than the rest. His style seems better for one-on-one encounters, though.

Apr 30th 2014 at 7:42:23 AM •••

In one of the deleted scenes from "Dark World" Frigga and Thor discuss how Loki's powerful magic was a gift from her. I assumed, as I'm sure most people do, that his magic was inherited, thus a product of Jotenheim, not Asgardian as it appears it really is. What trope is this? Aside from All There in the Manual, I suppose.

Edited by 132.3.29.79
Nov 15th 2013 at 9:08:04 PM •••

Anyone got a picture of Loki that shows more of his outfit, like Thor and Odin?

Oct 16th 2013 at 12:29:24 PM •••

Who is the "Perrikles" mentioned in Malekith's entry? Google doesn't reveal anything useful to me, and the only one I can think of is the Greek statesman Pericles, which seems like an odd comparison.

EDIT: I've hidden the Composite Character entry for Malekith until someone can provide the necessary context.

Edited by 90.231.169.179
Aug 23rd 2012 at 2:15:52 PM •••

I'm considering redirecting this page to Marvel Cinematic Universe, since it seems redundant to have two pages listing the same information, or less. Any responses?

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Aug 23rd 2012 at 6:02:05 PM •••

Actually, since that page is going to have to be split due to it getting too large, http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/posts.php?discussion=12911386090A37310100&page=39#960 it may be the other way around and it'll be split to the separate film pages.

Aug 27th 2012 at 8:46:35 PM •••

Then where will SHIELD, Chitauri, and Stan Lee go?

Oct 25th 2012 at 4:26:10 PM •••

Well, they can remain on the MCU page for the time being, now that the current issue of page length has been averted.

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