100-page Giant! The Dark Elf, Malekith, has unleashed the icing death of the Casket of Ancient Winters on Asgard and only the God of Thunder can stop him. But first he'll have to get past the indomitable Kurse, a foe whose strength rivals his own. Plus, "To Become an Immortal!" A tale originally presented in Thor (1st Series) #136. Story by Stan Lee. Art by Jack Kirby and Vince Colletta. Thor has brought his beloved before the All-Father so that they may be wed. However, Odin will not see the Prince of Asgard married to a mere mortal. So what does the Omnipotent One do? He turns Jane Foster into an immortal! "The Day the Thunder Failed!" Story by Roy Thomas. Art by John Buscema and Tom Palmer. An epic tale from Thor and Loki's past. "The Kursed Earth...!" Guest-starring Power Pack. Story and art by Walter Simonson. Originally presented in Thor (1st Series ) #. A Secret Wars II tie-in that features the Beyonder resurrecting Kurse and doubling his already considerable strength before sending the behemoth after the Odinson. And finally, The Tales of Asgard backup features "The Meaning of Ragnarok!" and "Aftermath!" Originally presented in Thor (1962-1996 1st Series) #127-128. By Stan Lee and Jack Kirby.