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
Download Ex Machina
Before the DVD release on 8th June
Win Premiere Tickets
To see Mission: Impossible in Vienna.
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
YESTERDAY
Latest Ant-Man Trailer Jumps Online
''We should call the Avengers...''
Podcast 168: Hayley Atwell
Agent Carter, at your service
Exclusive New Deadpool Image
Say hello to Negasonic Teenage Warhead
New Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice Images
Chinny reckoning
Bryan Singer Teases New X-Men: Days Of Future Past Rogue Cut Footage
'This is not just an extended edition...'
Exclusive First Trailer For Spanish Thriller Marshland
The acclaimed serial killer mystery gets a poster too
Mark Wahlberg Joins Mile 22
Iko Uwais and Ronda Rousey already aboard
Simon Kinberg Talks Deadpool
''It’s graphic. Nothing is taboo...''
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
02 July 2015
J.K. Simmons And Michael Keaton Won't Visit Kong: Skull Island
A shooting schedule shift means they've jumped ship
More Movie News

RELATED FUTURE FILMS
In The Heart Of The Sea
08 January 2016
Crimson Peak
16 October 2015
More Future Films

RELATED REVIEWS
Avengers: Age Of Ultron (2015)
Empire Star Rating
Blackhat (2015)
Empire Star Rating
Exhibition (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
Empire Star Rating
Only Lovers Left Alive (2014)
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Empire's Thor: The Dark World Covers Are Here
It's a superhero sibling smackdown!

23 August 2013  |  Written by Helen O'Hara  |  Source: Exclusive

submit to reddit

We already unveiled exclusive new stills from Thor: The Dark World this morning, but now it's the time for our covers to match. The God Of Thunder and his errant brother Loki, God Of Mischief, both get their time to shine on Empire this month. Cue brooding, scheming and some flying through the air on two collectable newsstand and two subscribers' covers (which have now been turned into posters proper). Check them out below.

The covers are but the tip of the iceberg for the October issue, with an extensive set report and cast interviews on the Thor sequel inside. Says Hiddleston of the relationship between the two adoptive brothers, "It's fun to play these opposites. Even down to the fighting styles: Chris was talking about boxing, all right-hooks and upper cuts. I was talking about capoeira; there's this sort of balletic elegance to the way Loki fights because he's the trickster, he's the deceiver, he's the shapeshifter. Thor is a block of granite, or rather uru [the material from which Mjolnir is made] and Loki is like the wind."

This month's covers demonstrate the two sides of this relationship, and will debut in all reputable newsagents across the Nine Realms next Thursday, August 29. Thor: The Dark World hits UK cinemas on October 30 and US cinemas on November 8. For more on the film while you wait, check out our trailer breakdown here and teaser trailer breakdown here.

To ensure you never miss an issue of Empire, and that you get our exclusive subscribers' covers, you can subscribe here to our print edition, here to our iPad edition and here to our US iPad edition


So which are you?
Team Loki
Team Thor
Team I-can't-possibly-choose-just-one
  View results without voting

 


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

Show Creator Chris Carter On A Possible Third X-Files Movie
Plus details on a potential role for Simon Pegg...
Disney Re-Scales Pete's Dragon
UPDATE: David Lowery in talks to direct his script

Your Comments

First Timer
First time I have ever brought an Empire and I have to say "wow! I love it" thank you. More

Posted by Thinrecluse at 08:27 on 06 September 2013 | Report This Post

Loki cover
I subscribe and love the covers, but the alternative that I don't have always seems way cooler! First I get Zod as opposed to Supes and now Loki instead of Thor. Are Empire trying to tell me something in that I always get the bad guys? More

Posted by darrenvernall at 13:36 on 28 August 2013 | Report This Post

Re: ??
That also happened on the "Tony-Jaa-in-F&F7" thread. Weird. More

Posted by kielerkai at 11:00 on 27 August 2013 | Report This Post

??
Why are comments disappearing from articles on this site!? More

Posted by Plodwyn at 18:00 on 26 August 2013 | Report This Post

RE:
L: katythegreat If you guys made these available to buy (print version) online individually (without subscribing) you could be making even more bank! These are hard to find at local bookstores, which are dwindling in the USA as it is. People who live paycheck to paycheck can't afford subscriptions. Just sayin'. ould people living paycheque to paycheque afford the prohibitive individual shipping cost from the UK for a magazine this size? I'd to give up shipping them abroad years ago b More

Posted by elab49 at 09:52 on 24 August 2013 | Report This Post


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
Mirror Match: 10 Movies Where Your Evil Twin Attacks
A new challenger enters… and it’s YOU (but with bad facial hair)

Please Explain! With Arnold Schwarzenegger...
Plus Emilia Clarke on pranks, smiles and 'The Robot'

Terminator Genisys: Empire's Verdict
It wants your clothes and your (re)boots

100 Greatest Movie Characters
Your all-time favourite heroes and villains exclusively revealed!

Bonfire Of The Vanities: When Personal Projects Go Wrong
15 hubristic horrors that went straight to movie jail

Hollywood Jackanory: Stars Reading Things Out Of Context
From Ian McKellen vs. One Direction to Hugh Jackman vs. baking innuendos

Before And After: How 10 Books Changed On Their Way To Becoming Movies
...And how their authors reacted

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Empire print magazine

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

Subscribe and save 44%

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Empire digital magazine

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

Subscribe and save 44%

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)