Just like the god of mischief himself, Loki has thrown a wrench in everything we thought we knew. Just when Episode 2 of the new Disney+ series looked to be following a procedural plot involving Loki and Mobius hunting a variant of the Loki we (sort of) know, its final moments revealed that the hunted variant is somebody (sort of) new: a female-presenting variant of Loki. A.K.A Lady Loki.
There were some hints leading to this reveal that only appear obvious in hindsight. Shortly before Loki’s premiere, Disney+ confirmed that Loki is a genderfluid character in promotional materials for the show. Considering that Loki’s powers include shapeshifting into any form he wants, those forms can logically be any gender (or be genderless) at will. Loki’s male form is a presentation, not a constant, so another “version” of him t… Read More