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Mjölnir, in Norse mythology, just weighs a lot. You don't have to be worthy, but you won't be able to lift it anyway, as it weighs a massive amount.


Zeus' thunderbolt in ancient times was often depicted as a single weapon. It was usually depicted as a winged flaming staff with lightning wrapped around it (although the lighting then was different from the zig zag we use today, it's got more right angles). You can see this in the heraldry of the Roman legions and into the Middle Ages in heraldry. Here's a ...

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