Religion: cosmic entity
Other Names: He Who Waits
First Appearance: Captain Marvel (vol. 1) #29 (Nov. 1973): "Metamorphosis!"
Number of Appearances: 9
Foe of: Quasar
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.