The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: cosmic entity CBR Scale: D

Name: Eon

Other Names: He Who Waits

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Captain Marvel (vol. 1) #29 (Nov. 1973): "Metamorphosis!"

Creators: Jim Starlin, Al Milgrom

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 9

Enemy of: Quasar

Gender: male

Note: embodiment of time; appoints protector of the universe

Eon was said to be the offspring of Eternity and Infinity, who are two of the of the most powerful cosmic entities in existence. Eon was described as a "supreme being," whose power was like that of a god. Eon was the appointer of the "protector of the universe." Eon appointed Mar-Vell to be "protector of the universe" and later appointed Quasar to that role.


This character is in the following 7 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Captain Marvel (vol. 1) #29 (Nov. 1973): "Metamorphosis!"
Fantastic Four Annual #23 (1990): "When Franklin Comes Marchin' Home"
Guardians of the Galaxy (vol. 1) #60 (May 1995): "What Child is This?" (someone disguised or dressed as)
Marvel Universe: The End #6 (Aug. 2003): "The Cure"
Secret Wars II
X-Men Forever (vol. 1) #1 (Jan. 2001): "The Destiny Pact" (cameo)

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