Zeus is angered by "his son's lack of respect", and strips Hercules of his immortality and half his strength, forbidding him from ever returning to Olympus. Cho tells Athena he intends to use all their resources to find Hercules and bring him back. Hercules, however, kills the cyborg Thor clone in the final battle between the two sides, claiming that it is an insult to the Odinson, before smashing its head open with a hammer while yelling 'Thou art no Thor. Upon gathering the ancient heroes, known as the Gods of War, Hercules informs them of the situation when the Uprising Storm suddenly show up. The newly super-powered Hercules assembles a second God Squad to battle Mikaboshi, who now calls himself the Chaos King. Cho and Hercules form a new team of Mighty Avengers along with U. At the conclusion of the " World War Hulk " storyline, Hercules received a self-titled publication when Marvel changed the name of the third volume of the Incredible Hulk series to The Incredible Hercules , effective as of issue Feb. The mini-series is scheduled to lead into the relaunched new title, Prince of Power 1 May , also written by Pak and Van Lente. The character's first formal appearance in the Marvel Universe became Journey into Mystery Annual 1 , which established Hercules as being a rival of the thunder god Thor. He reveals himself as the African spider god Anansi , a collector of stories. Despite Pluto using the spirit of Hercules's adoptive father, they are able to retrieve Zeus. Despite this, he retained his exceptional physical condition compared to a normal human, incredible skills in archery and hand-to-hand combat and access to magical weapons and items that help in battle. The school is suddenly visited by Captain America, who asks that the facility be used to hold the younger members of the X-Men until the fighting is over. Hercules is also shown to wield a sword in one of the cutscenes in addition to his normal weapons, but is quickly disarmed by Wonder Man.