The visions saw that Balder's death would start the Ragnarock. A difficult task in witch Balder helped him to make the decisions that he stood for as a king. Seeing that Balder did not flinch, Odin was content that Balder was the bravest in all of Asgard and decided to grant him the invulnerability. Loki convinced Balder and Hela to marry despite their enmity for tactical purposes to unite the realm against Sindr. Alternate Versions Ultimate Balder Earth-1610 One of the three sons of Odin, who formed the Warriors Three with his brothers Loki and Thor. In the middle of the conflict, Balder reunited with his lover, Karnilla, whose spirit was transported to Niffleheim after dying a victim of the War of Realms. He also once possessed the highly powerful Norn Stones.
When the Chaos War at long last nears Earth, the Council summons Hercules, Amadeus Cho and Delphyne Gorgon before them and command them to bow before their authority; in return, the newly restored and empowered Hercules fights and easily bests most of them, including Balder himself with a single rage-fueled blow. Loki assures him he is a fine king. Photokinesis: Being the Asgardian God of Light, Balder can generate an intense beam of light that is strong and hot enough to melt the fortress of Utgard-Loki and the Frost Giants within it down to small sizes. However, since she only wanted to use that power to set free the spirit of her lover , she abdicated as soon as her true goal was achieved. This plan was almost perfect except that she had missed one thing that she had thought too insignificant, the weed mistletoe.
Until the prompt arrival of Thor who brutally bested Dr. Origin Balder the Brave Balder is the biological son of by. Near the end of the entire universe as a consequence of the multiversal phenomena known as , the of a possible future approached Hela in Hel to convince her to unleash 's spirit and trigger a new Ragnarok. Back in Asgard, Balder is concerned over his foolishness over allowing what transpired in Latveria to happen. As a result, Balder is actually much heavier than he appears. Although the story said Odin took Frigga into his bed, the implication was that Balder was born out of wedlock and Odin was in fact cheating on his wife when he bedded Frigga. She tells some of the pack's pups that he was the oldest and bravest of his brothers and that he did not mind walking among the other packs - A trait his mother and his brother never had.
While Balder was not sure of this decision, he supported Thor anyway. His twin brother is the blind winter-god. Thor and his fellow Asgardians tried to avenge Balder's murder, but it seemed that the prophecey had become real. After doing so, he finds Balder inside the Destroyer. Later, Balder's beloved, , sacrificed herself to save Balder from entrapment in marriage to , and Balder was so distraught that he resolved never to speak of this incident or of her again.
As the God of Light, Balder can also generate a wide arc of light of unknown energy and heat. He found a way to revive all the Asgardians, including Balder. The two of them trained a week before they went back to Asgard and helped Thor. The Norns gave Balder a vision that restored his faith, and he rode back to Asgard, eventually losing the weight and becoming a warrior again. He is seen with Mink talking about leaving the Kingdom. Balder left Limbo for a short while in order to interrupt a trial Thor was put on by Odin himself and speak in his brother's defense. He is immune to all Earthly diseases and has some resistance to magic.
Karnilla was aware of Agnar's coming and kidnapped him before he could ask Balder for help. Transportation Asgardian horses, occasionally inter-dimensional portals. He was killed by Loki when he tried to stop his brother from stealing the out of Odin's Chamber. Animal Communication: Balder has the ability to communicate with the animals he is charged to protect. At the same time, several of the gods were playing a game with Balder where they were throwing projectiles at him in an attempt to strike him; however, since all objects had vowed to never harm Balder, he could not be touched by the gods' attempts. He was then hunted down, tied to three rocks, and a serpent was tied above his face, which would continuously drip venom onto his face until. When Loki has the Asgardians moved to Latveria, he is shown at a banquet held by Doctor Doom.
Superhuman Stamina-His body tissue is 3 times thicker than normal humans, this contributes to his strength and weight. More then just once, Loki tried to set a trap for the kind Balder, hoping for him to either perish or trying to blame a misdeed on him. This experience of death and rebirth left Balder distraught. The Norns gave Balder a vision that restored his faith, and he rode back to Asgard, eventually losing his excessive weight as he became a warrior again. Return to life However, not all was lost, when the spirit of Thor once more inhabited the body of doctor Donald Blake. Balder then left to return to Karnilla, his new love.
Balder remains King of Asgard after the failed Siege, but is stricken with great guilt, believing his rule has led to naught but ruin, but Thor persuades him to remain monarch and accept him as his new Chief Advisor. . Balder has aided Thor against many of his foes, such as and the fire demon when he warned Thor about them being released by Loki who planned for them to kill Odin after being told by Heimdall, Thor's adopted brother , the and , the , the , and. Balder and the other Asgardians retaliate even after Doctor Doom kills Kelda. Although somewhat innocent, he was later slain by the new son of and , , whom had been born, and grew up in one day, for the single purpose of avenging Balder's death. Rune nearly killed Balder, but Mink told him off, and he ran away. Tyr tricked Balder and his allies into liberating Hela, who was being returned to Hel as a prisoner of the Queen of Cinders.