Originally Posted by Mightyally
One does not simply kill The God of Thunder
I don't know why not, when there are a bunch or Thor-lite replacements waiting in the wings. They could bring in Beta Ray Bill, Eric whatisname and who knows who else to wield Mjolnir, just like the comics. Since Thor has so many potential successors it makes more sense to kill him off after Hemsworth's contract ends than any other Avenger.