New LOKI Trailer Dropped at Disney Investor Day
Disney Investor Day 2020 happened on Thursday, December 10, 2020, after the company announced a major reorganization earlier this month. And OH BOY, was it a big day for Marvel fans. I can hardly type fast enough to keep up with all the exciting news about The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer streaming services. And one of the most exciting things to drop yesterday is the much anticipated first look Loki trailer on Disney+.
GLORIOUS. 🙌 https://t.co/mBSnHjGMHb
— Disney+ (@disneyplus) December 11, 2020
Vote Loki Coming to Podiums Near You in May 2021
The glorious sneak peek at Loki, the original series from Marvel Studios, was unveiled at Disney Investor Day 2020. The series will take place after the events of Avengers: Endgame, in which Loki disappeared from Avengers Tower with the tesseract.
The Loki trailer shows Thor’s brother’s, the Asgardian God of Mischief, mischievous misadventures after the tesseract transports them to an unknown location.
Like all Marvel TV shows on Disney+, Loki will be executive produced by Kevin Feige, the President of Marvel Studios, who presented the clip to investors. Loki the series was written by Michael Waldron and directed by Kate Herron.
Loki will star Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers, Thor: Ragnarok), Owen Wilson (Cars, Zoolander), Gugu Mbatha-Raw (Beauty and the Beast, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance), Sophia Di Martino (Flowers, Yesterday), Wunmi Mosaku (Lovecraft Country, Luther), and Richard E. Grant (General Pryde in Star Wars).
Loki Trailer Inspires the God of Stories
For fans who want to read about the God of Stories on Marvel Unlimited, here are some reading recommendations to get you excited for Loki on Disney+.
Journey Into Mystery (1952) #85
Journey Into Mystery #85 by Stan Lee (writer), Larry Lieber (writer), Jack Kirby (penciler), Dick Ayers (inker), and Art Simek (letterer) is the first appearance or Loki. In this issue, the Thor family expands with the introduction of Asgard, Heimdall, Balder, and Odin (cameo).
Thor: The Trials of Loki (2010) #1-4
The Trials of Loki is by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa (writer) and Sebastian Fiumara (artist). I will let Marvel sell you on this one, here is what they haver to say about it: “The gods fall, you ascend.” These simple words – whispered by the Norn Witches into the ear of Loki, the Norse trickster god – would set the world aflame!
Loki: Agent of Asgard (2014-2015)
In Loki: Agent of Asgard by Al Ewing (writer), Lee Garbett (artist), and Jenny Frison (penciler), the old god is up to new tricks as Asgardia’s one-person secret service! Kid Loki’s all grown up, and the God of Mischief is stronger, smarter, sexier, and just plain sneakier than ever before.
Vote Loki (2016) #1-4
Vote Loki by Christopher Hastings (writer), Langdon Foss (penciler), and Tradd Moore (cover artist) is about what happens when Loki wants to run for President of the United States.
Loki is coming May 2021 to Disney+.