Loki’s breakout character, Lady Loki, has a history of loopy cartoons.

Loki kick off Disney plus Asked — Who was this dangerous variant attacking the Time Variance Authority? — And a surprise. After all, it was nothing more than an alternative timeline version of Loki himself.

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[Ed. note: This post contains spoilers for Loki through episode 3.]

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Loki Revealed a new character in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This may have been a surprise to movie fans, but it was a very familiar twist to comic readers.A tricky Loki variant that is tinkering with the timeline to tease the Time Variance Authority Woman A version of Loki played by British actress Sophia di Martino (yesterday).

In other words, she’s Lady Loki — in episode 3, she was found passing by Sylvie.

Who is Lady Loki?

Mrs. Loki reveals herself to Thor for the first time.

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Norse mythological Loki is famous for transforming and freely reinventing himself, but the Marvel Comics version of Loki has been surprisingly stagnant since his early appearance. Even in the entire Multiverse, Loki was a mustache-bearing villain, most often tending to devise meaningless plans born of intense jealousy of his brother. But by the early 2000s, the whole gimmick was a bit old.

Marvel Comics’ Loki’s increasingly boring villain has led to editorial and creative choices that have evolved him into an anti-hero rather than a complete villain, bringing new interest in the character. And most of that transformation is Mrs. Loki, who began the history of manga by stealing Schiff’s body straight. Mrs. Loki, who is as altruistic as Loki when she feels uplifted, was often as malicious as her early bitter and mean Loki.

A brief history when Loki was a woman

Sophia di Martino as Loki's Lady Loki.

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After the event Ragnarok event that destroys the earth, Marvel 2007 Thor The ongoing book focused on finding the remaining Asgard people who survived the fall or were reborn in a new way. Meanwhile, Loki was reborn as a body for Mrs. Schiff, and wanted to use that body as her own, and Loki captured Schiff in the form of an elderly woman in hospice care and lost the power to stop her. By the fifth issue of the series, Lady Loki had informed Thor of her existence. Thor confused and upset him not because of Loki’s new form, but because of his complex history. And the whole fact that Loki helped bring Ragnarok first.

Mrs. Loki soon vowed never to lie again, but instead she was devoted to using her new tendencies to tell the truth in the same operational way. Like Thor, he won the trust of Boulder by telling him that he was Odin’s son, two gods formed an unstable and temporary alliance, but one was more to Loki by the association. Gained the trust of.

However, Loki was still Loki, and she always did not struggle with her ultimate goal of destroying Thor and occupying the position of Asgard’s ultimate ruler. And she still had many of Loki’s qualities, whether they were fine or terrible.

Mrs. Loki catches a snowflake, wears a horned circlet and a huge white fur coat, and makes an evil muse about her victory.

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During 2008 Secret Invasion At the event, Lady Loki almost killed her fan’s favorite Alien Buddy of Thor Beta Ray Bill simply by claiming he was a disguised Skrull. Meanwhile, as a member of Norman Osborn’s secret supervillain society, Cabal, she gladly lifted many of his servants to death at dinner, then walked to his headquarters to negotiate with him. By opening it proved her identity to Doctor Doom. Her plan is to trick Odin’s father Bol into a battle where Thor was forced to kill his grandfather to save the world, and then Loki would force Balder to expel Thor from Asgard. Prompted.

Loki eventually returned to being a man, and although Mrs. Loki still appeared in many later Thor comics, she was a cameo rather than the protagonist of Loki’s story.To Loki: Asgard AgentShe appears only for a very short time, as a troubled young Loki looking for reimbursement turns his older, more evil incarnation down. Asgard agent It was all about the first attempts our beloved antihero tried to erase his past sins, but eventually accepted them as part of his learning curve, a story rather than a god of lies. I reconsidered myself as a god of. Confronting Lady Loki was the key to unleashing some of Loki’s greatest strengths and allowing him to be more heroic than ever.

Who is Sylvie?

Sylvie and Loki are waiting outside the sci-fi train

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In episode 3 Loki, Variant Loki tells the other party as follows.[Loki] I’m no longer who I am. She likes to be called Sylvie, which says she’s like an alias. But it’s a Marvel Comics name with a slightly more complicated history.

In the comic, Sylvie Rushton thought that Asgard (a castle, etc.) was a human girl living in Broxton, Oklahoma, during the duration of the Thor comic, which was floating over a small town in the United States. Then one day she woke up with magical powers, taking over the name and style of Enchantress, one of Thor’s old enemies, and trying to become a superhero.

Eventually, Sylvie discovered that she wasn’t really human: Loki was magically motivated by entertainment with the idea of ​​a human who suspected she was a secret Asgardian, and magically in her memory of being human. Called her to exist. From there, Sylvie had a lot of trouble getting along well with the superhero community, jumping from team to team on the side of the good and bad of Marvel Comics. In the end, she rebelled against the original Enchantress. Enchantress expelled her to an unknown fate by robbing her of her name.

If there was a relationship between Sylvie Rushton and Sylvie, I still don’t know. Loki.. Perhaps she is a secret witch? Perhaps she was also created by Loki? Perhaps the show’s creators chose “Silvie” as the name of the woman associated with Loki in the comics. Only time tells us, as the Time Variance Authority may say.

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