Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr Viber
Empire
Trending On Empire
The Big 2015 Movie Preview
The 50 Best Films Of 2014
Review Of The Year 2014
100 Greatest Characters
Your all-time favourite heroes and villains
Subscribe To Empire
Sign up now and save 44%
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
YESTERDAY
Jake Gyllenhaal May Star In Stronger
He's the top choice for the Boston Marathon bombing drama
First Trailer For Tom McCarthy's Spotlight
Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton & more star in the church scandal drama
Johnny Depp Gets Serious In New Black Mass Poster
The Whitey Bulger drama gets a moody promo
First Image Of Jamie Dornan And Cillian Murphy In Anthropoid
As more cast members are announced for the World War II thriller
Chilean Miner Drama The 33 Debuts A First Trailer
Antonio Banderas is going underground in the real-life pic
Vince Vaughn Reporting For Duty On Hacksaw Ridge
He'll join Andrew Garfield in Mel Gibson's new film
Tommy Lee Jones On For The Next Bourne
Will he be a CIA boss?
Chris Pine Officially Signs On For Wonder Woman
Steve Trevor has been cast
New Sicario Trailer Shoots Online
Emily Blunt and Benicio Del Toro head down Mexico way
Gil Kenan Prepares For Five Nights At Freddy's
Directing the app-daptation
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
26 July 2015
Joe Taslim Heads For Star Trek Beyond
The Raid actor will reach the final frontier
More Movie News

RELATED FUTURE FILMS
In The Heart Of The Sea
08 January 2016
Crimson Peak
16 October 2015
Bill
21 August 2015
Vacation
21 August 2015
Precinct Seven Five
14 August 2015
More Future Films

RELATED REVIEWS
Second Coming (2015)
Empire Star Rating
Big Game (2015)
Empire Star Rating
Avengers: Age Of Ultron (2015)
Empire Star Rating
Dark Horse: The Incredible True Story Of Dream Alliance (2015)
Empire Star Rating
Last Knights (2015)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Five New Thor: The Dark World Images Arrive
Fresh from the latest issue of Empire...

05 June 2013  |  Written by Ali Plumb  

submit to reddit

Thor: The Dark World kicks off the On Location section of this month's Empire - on sale now, by the by - with exclusive on-set access from Marvel's Asgardian sequel and five brand new stills. These five brand new stills have now made their way online via Marvel.com, and we've got them here for you to enjoy below as well.

The most important thing here is the first look at Christopher Eccleston's Malekith The Accursed, the ruler of the Dark Elves of Svartalfheim, whose baby-mask-from-Brazil-like face is pretty flippin' spooky. As for that whopper of a gun of his, that's a dark-matter energy gun. Expect that to have something to do with the whole 'Dark World' business.

Set one year after Avengers, the Thor-quel will see Asgard battered by war after invasion by the rag-tag Marauders - only for a worse threat to turn up in the form of our man elf Malekith and his people, who are out for vengeance against the whole realm of Asgard because of an ancient grudge.

Says producer Craig Kyle, "Like in Indiana Jones, while there's high stakes and high threat and high danger, there's always fun. It's a very complicated blend. Thor is, until Guardians Of The Galaxy hits, by far our most wild, fringe Marvel piece. But that's why it's the Marvel Universe and not Marvel Earth!"

Thor: The Dark World hits cinemas on October 30, and the trailer can be found below. Have a look at our trailer breakdown thisaway. 

 

Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Want To Appear In The Kick-Ass 3 Comic?
Mark Millar announces charity auction time!
Disney Re-Scales Pete's Dragon
UPDATE: David Lowery in talks to direct his script

Your Comments

T'is the year of the pointy ear...
I made up a rhyme!! More

Posted by waltham1979 at 17:26 on 05 June 2013 | Report This Post

Asgard
I hope Asgard looks more like Jack Kirby's version this time around, it needs to be mind-bendingly strange... in other news, the Dark Elves look awesome! More

Posted by veedlemonster at 16:24 on 05 June 2013 | Report This Post

Hammer
His hammer looks slightly bigger in one of these pics More

Posted by paulmitchell at 15:37 on 05 June 2013 | Report This Post


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
The N.W.A-Team
Empire visits the set of Straight Outta Compton

Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation
Read Empire's official verdict

Empire Meets Joely Richardson
On Maggie, Arnie and Event Horizon

Sven Hansen-Løve Talks Eden
The house DJ on France’s answer to 24 Hour Party People

100 Greatest Movie Characters
The complete list of your all-time favourite heroes and villains

Vote Now For Your Favourite TV Shows
Pick your top five - if you can...

Paul Rudd Is Awesome
Being awesome: from Clueless to Ant-Man

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Empire print magazine

Delivered to your door – with exclusive subscriber only covers each month!

Subscribe now!

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Empire digital magazine

Exclusive and enhanced content – get instant access via your iPad or Android device

Subscribe now!

Subscribe now and save up to 67%
Print, Digital & Package options available Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire Digital Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  Digital Edition  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Editorial Complaints  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)