Executioner (Marvel)(03 - Skurge)
Real Name: Skurge
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* Dimensional Manipulation
* Heat Generation
* Ice Breath
* Power Item
* Super Sight
* Super Speed
* Super Strength
* Unarmed Combat
* Weapon Master
As an Asgardian/Frost Giant hybrid, Skurge possesses enormous superhuman strength and is likely the strongest Asgardian after Thor, Odin and Hela. He has been said to be nearly as strong as Thor or Wonder Man.
Executioner's skin and muscle tissue are superhumanly dense. Due to his half-giant heritage, The Executioner's flesh and bone are even more dense than an average Asgardians. He is able to resist ballistic impacts of up to .50 caliber machine gun fire and temperature extremes from 100 below zero to 2000 degrees Fahrenheit. He is virtually inexhaustible, not tiring after any physical exertion. He is immune to all earthly disease.
The Executioner has the visual acuity of a hunting falcon able to see at a 100 feet what a normal human can see at 10 feet.
Weapons: The Executioner wields a double bladed axe with a three foot handle and blades two feet wide. The axe is so massive, that it weighs approximately 280lbs. With the axe he can cleave inter-dimensional passages that can transport himself and others to other realms or dimensions. He can also use the axe to open small rifts to other dimensions which permit inter-dimensional energy to pass through, such as blazing stellar fire or intense cold. The axe is also capable of destroying illusions created by magic.
Uses an enchanted axe which posses and corrupts others.
Skurge is an Asgardian/Storm Giant hybrid. Usually partnered up with the Enchantress.
Skurge was an Asgardian warrior who often teamed-up with the Enchantress against Thor. This led to his banishment from Asgard. The two would now team-up with humans to fight Thor and his allies. Finally Skurge came to the realization that the Enchantress was just using him through the years and she did not love him as he loved her. During that time Malekith trapped living human souls in Niflheim and Hela who rules refused to let the souls leave. So Balder and Thor decided to lead an army to free the souls. Skurge jumped at the chance for redemption. Skurge died taking on Hela's armies while the Asgardian army and the human souls escape her realm. Thus, earning him an honorable death and putting in Vahalla.
He sacrificed himself to allow the warriors of Asgard to escape Hel.
First Appearance: Journey Into Mystery (1952) #103
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#3 Avengers (1998)
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#8 Avengers Now! (2015)
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#1 Avengers Prime (2010)
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#4 Captain America: Man Out of Time (2011)
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Deadpool's Art of War (2014)
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#2 Fantastic Four (1961)
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#47 Generations: The Unworthy Thor & The Mighty Thor (2017)
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Giant-Size Avengers (1974)
#3 Giant-Size Avengers (2008)
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Hulk Smash Avengers (2012)
#1 JLA/Avengers (2003)
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- 'Strange Adventures'
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Marvel Encyclopedia (2014)
Marvel Fanfare (1982)
Marvel Héroes (2010)
#19 Marvel Masterworks (1987)
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#25 Marvel Masterworks: The Incredible Hulk (2003)
- 'The Fantastic Four Nos. 41-50 & Fantastic Four Annual No. 3 by Stan Lee & Jack Kirby'
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#18 Marvel Super-Heroes (1967)
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#13#56 Marvel Super-Heroes (1990)
- 'This World Not His Own!'
Marvel Tales (1964)
Marvel Two-In-One (1974)
Marvel Universe: The End (2003)
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#3 Special Marvel Edition (1971)
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Annual 16 The Defenders (1972)
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- 'Their Darkest Hour!'#9
- 'The Coming of the... Wonder Man!'#10
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- 'The Mighty Avengers Meet Spider-Man!'#15
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- 'The Old Order Changeth!'#21
- 'The Bitter Taste of Defeat!'#58
- 'Even an Android Can Cry'#83
- 'Come On In... the Revolution's Fine!'#150
- 'Avengers Assemble!'#155
- 'To Stand Alone!'#157
- 'A Ghost of Stone!'#160
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#4 The Incredible Hulk (1968)
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#102 The Marvel Encyclopedia (2006)
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HC The Mighty Thor (2011)
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#15#16#19 The New Mutants (1983)
- 'Everything Burns: Part the Second: The Kindling'#22
- 'Everything Burns Finale'
#83 The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe (1983)
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- 'The Sword's Edge'#85
- 'The Killing Stroke'
#4 The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe (1989)
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The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe Deluxe Edition (1985)
#8 The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe: Master Edition (1990)
- 'Magus to Mole Man'#17
- 'Book of the Dead (Destiny to Hobgoblin)'
#258 Thor (1969)
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- 'Escape into Oblivion!'#260
- 'The Vicious and the Valiant'#261
- 'The Wall Around the World!'#263
- 'Holocaust and Homecoming!'#264
- 'Thou Shalt Have No Other Gods Before Me!'#265
- 'When Falls the God of Thunder...!'#277
- 'Time of the Trolls!'#282
- 'Rites of Passage'#293
- 'The Twilight of Some Gods!'#294
- 'New Asgards for Old!'#350
- 'Ragnarok & Roll!'#351
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- 'Ragnarok and Ruin!'#359
- 'The Grand Alliance! or Life With Loki!!!'#360
- 'Into the Valley of Death!'#361
- 'The Quick and the Dead!'#362
- 'Like a Bat Out of Hel!'#382
- 'Journey Into Mystery'#394
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#16 Thor (1998)
- 'El juicio de los dioses'
#85 Thor (2018)
- 'Ragnarok, Part the Last'
Thor God-Size Special (2009)
Thor Legends (2003)
TPB vol. 02 Thor: Ages of Thunder (2008)
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Thor: The Legend (1996)
#23 West Coast Avengers (1985)
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#2 What If? (1977)
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