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Planet Hulk – Marvel Comics
Of course, Thor is a Marvel character created by Stan Lee and Larry Leiber with illustrations by Jack Kirby and debuting in Journey into Mystery #83 in August 1962.
However, the inspiration for Thor: Ragnarok comes from the Planet Hulk storyline from The Incredible Hulk comics. This storyline ran from April 2006 – June 2007 where Hulk is exiled by the Illuminati to the planet Saakar, conquers the planet and tries to get back to Earth to get revenge.
Hulk is a central character in Thor: Ragnarok and the story is taken from this series of comics.
Thor: Ragnarok received lots of critical praise upon it’s release with critics praising the storyline, the actor’s performances, the soundtrack and the humor.