The second trailer of Thor: Love and Thunder reveal a massive battle between Tessa Thompson‘s Valkyrie and Christian Bale’s Gorr the God Butcher. In the battle, Valkyrie uses Zeus’ Lighting weapon ‘Thunderbolt‘ against Gorr the God Butcher, In Greek mythology, the thunderbolt (Vajra) is a weapon given to Zeus by the Cyclopes.
Gorr’s hunt for Gods has started. Korg, Thor, and Valkyrie go to Zeus’ planet to warn them about the threat. In the trailer, we saw Zeus catch Thor. there are two possibilities one is when Zeus himself willingly gave his Lighting weapon to Valkyrie or he was butchered by Gorr and Valkyrie took the Zeus Lighting weapon.
Stormbreaker remains Thor’s weapon and we can see that Valkyrie fight using Zeus’ Lighting weapon in the trailer, it is not confirmed yet that Valkyrie possesses the power of Zeus by using his weapon. but it is noted her hands are glowing.
The film finds Thor on a journey, unlike anything he’s ever faced — a quest for inner peace. But his retirement is interrupted by a galactic killer known as Gorr the God Butcher, who seeks the extinction of the gods. To combat the threat, Thor enlists the help of King Valkyrie, Korg, and ex-girlfriend Jane Foster, who — to Thor’s surprise — inexplicably wields his magical hammer, Mjølnir, as the Mighty Thor. Together, they embark upon a harrowing cosmic adventure to uncover the mystery of the God Butcher’s vengeance and stop him before it’s too late.
Thor: Love and Thunder will hit theaters on July 8, 2022.