Valkyrie (Brunnhilde)

The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: Norse/Teutonic paganism (Asgardian) CBR Scale: D

Name: Valkyrie

Alter Ego: Brunnhilde

Other Names: Valkyrie I; Brunnhilda; Brynhildr; Bright-Battle; Barbara Denton-Norris; Samantha Parrington; Shield-Maiden; Sian Bowen

Classification: hero hero  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: The Avengers (vol. 1) #83 (Dec. 1970): "Come on in, the Revolution's Fine!"

Creators: Roy Thomas, John Buscema, Tom Palmer

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 325

   Comic Book Appearances: 323

   TV, Film Appearances: 2

Teams/Affiliations: The Defenders

Planet: Asgard, The Nine Worlds

Gender: female

Note: former Chooser of the Slain

This character is in the following 189 stories which have been indexed by this website:
The Avengers (vol. 1) #83 (Dec. 1970): "Come on in, the Revolution's Fine!"
Black Knight (vol. 2) #4 (Sep. 1990): "Knight and Day"
Captain America
Dark X-Men: The Beginning #3 (Oct. 2009): "Hidden Depths" (1-panel cameo)
The Defenders
Foolkiller (vol. 1) #2 (Nov. 1990): "The Calling" (cameo)
Giant-Size Defenders
Iceman (vol. 1) #3 (Apr. 1985): "Quicksand!" (cameo)
Marvel Comics Presents (vol. 1) #168 (Late Nov. 1994): "Freedom" (lead character)
Marvel Fanfare
Marvel Super-Hero Contest of Champions #1 (June 1982): "A Gathering of Heroes!"
Marvel Team-Up
Marvel Treasury Edition #12 (Jan. 1976): "The Duck and the Defenders"
Marvel Two-in-One
Marvel: The Lost Generation #5 (Oct. 2000): "Wild in the Streets"
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (24 Oct. 2006)
The Mighty Avengers
Moon Knight Saga (Oct. 2009) (mentioned)
Omega the Unknown Classic
The Secret Defenders #1 (Mar. 1993): "A Gathering of Heroes" (cameo)
She-Hulk Vol. 7: Here Today... (Mar. 2009): "Cosmic Collision"
She-Hulk: Cosmic Collision #1 (Feb. 2009): "Cosmic Collision"
Thunderbolts (vol. 1) #57 (Dec. 2001): "Storm Clouds Gathering" (cameo)

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