Odin is a fictional character that appears in Marvel Comics. He was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby and debuted in Journey into Mystery #86 in 1962. Odin was based on the god of the same name that appears in Norse mythology.
He is the king of Asgard, one of the Nine Realms, and the father of Thor, the god of thunder. Odin is known for his wisdom, strength, and magical abilities, including his ability to wield the mystical hammer Mjolnir. As the ruler of Asgard, he is responsible for maintaining order and protecting the Nine Realms from various earthly and otherworldly threats. Despite his immense power, Odin is portrayed as a complex character with flaws and weaknesses, including his sometimes misguided attempts to maintain his authority and his strained relationship with his son Thor