|Alternative name(s):||Thunderfrost, Thorki|
|Fandom:||Avengers, Thor, Marvel Comics|
|Prevalence:||Most common slash pairing in the fandom|
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Thor/Loki is the Marvel pairing of Loki and Thor. They grew up as brothers in the palace, often portrayed as Loki being in Thor's shadow. As Loki discovers the truth about his heritage, he gets angry and bitter and tries to kill Thor repeatedly.
Common Tropes & Themes
- Odin's A+ parenting: It usually involves Loki being overlooked/neglected/mistreated as a child, while Thor is loved by all, though sometimes his bad parenting affects both boys, even if differently.
- Jotun!Loki: Where Loki was not rescued by Odin and was raised in Jotunheim as a prince of the realm. It's often associated with:
- Arranged Marriage: Thor and Loki have to marry, more or less willingly, to secure the peace between their realms. Sometimes, the marriage is only a trick by Laufey to destroy Asgard, that's foiled by Loki's love for Thor. It usually involves depicting the Jotun as an one-gender race, so Loki can carry Thor's children.
- War prize: Usually, it involves Thor getting Loki as war prize after a war between Asgard and Jotunheim, though sometimes is the opposite.
- Slavefic: Loki as Thor's thrall is the most usual version, though a few fics exist that depict Thor as Loki's slave.
- MPREG and kidfic: Usually with Loki as carrier, either due to him being a Jotun or by the way of magic.
- Redemption fics: Usually set after one of the movies, in those fics Loki redeems himself, at least to some extent, at starts a relationship with Thor. It may involve prison or punishment for Loki, or the revelation that he was tortured or threatened by Thanos.
- All Human AU
- Sometimes, a third brother named Baldr is mentioned. He is their younger brother in Norse Mythology.
- Thunderfrost and Thorki are the pairing names for the ship.
- Athelas by astolat.
- Chaos War by astolat.
- Hug Therapy by astolat: Humor fic where Thor gets Loki back with the help of the Avengers' therapist.
- Freedom Is Life's Great Lie by amberfox17: Dark fic where Thor was captured by an evil SHIELD after he was banished to Earth.
- Wild Ambition Fortune Ice Prefers by amberfox 17. With Jotun!Loki and arranged marriage.
- One More Year in Asgard by chubbychoco: Post The Avengers.
- On My Knees (Fighting You to My Dying Breath) by OneWhoSitsWithTurtles: Post The Avengers.
- Eight Months of a Century by stereobone: Post The Avengers Mpreg.
- Mirror, Mirror by jane_potter, with trickster!Thor and warrior!Loki.
- The Gentle Heart (Is a Savage Leash) by Saucery: Dark AU fic.
- untitled by thacmis.