Loki is many things: god, trickster, brother, son, villain, even hero. Now he wants to add one more title to the list: President of the United States! That's right, the God of Lies wants to be ruler of the free world! But is this just another scheme? One fact is certain: With Loki's winning smile and silver tongue on the campaign trail, this election just got a lot more interesting! He'll soon have the American people eating out of the palm of his hand, but can would-be President Laufeyson sway the media? And what will be his response when the heroes of Earth launch their attack ad? A crisis in Latveria offers Loki the chance to demonstrate his foreign policy...but surely he wouldn't cause a national catastrophe just for a little good press? Would he? COLLECTING VOTE LOKI 1-4; MATERIAL FROM JOURNEY INTO MYSTERY 85, AVENGERS (1963) 300
LOKIsday gets wild with VOTE LOKI #1! As you know, Marvel Comics has released a new title with Loki as the main character. Loki wants to become the next President of the United States, but how can it play out? As you know, the US is facing a new election with Trump and Hillary Clinton fighting to be the winners. However, it feels like the Americans will end up voting the lesser of both evils. Loki, the Trickster God, decides to enter into politics and mimics the political environment that the US is living right now. However, we cannot say that he's been portrayed as a type of Trump in the comics. Since Loki can shape shift and also be a woman, it does feel like a mix of both candidates in real life. So, how does this comic mirror what's going on in the US? Continue reading.