38 Facts About Kree


Kree, briefly known as the Ruul, are a fictional scientifically and technologically advanced militaristic alien race appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.

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Kree were one of the major factions involved in the 1971's Kree–Skrull War storyline, the event ran in the first volume of the Avengers.

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The Kree ultimately abandoned their test subjects, and the Inhumans went on to create their own kingdom far away from humanity.

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Kree have a higher strength level than that of a human, and require more nitrogen to breathe comfortably.

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Kree bodies are adapted to environmental characteristics on Hala that are unlike Earth.

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Original Kree had blue-colored skin, but a second racial group with pink skin resembling that of human Caucasians emerged over the millennia.

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Pink Kree are much more durable than their blue racial brethren.

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Just like humans, some Kree suffer from various diseases such as Blackgorge, Betath's Plague, the Wasting and cancer which they call Blackend.

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The Kree value what they consider to be their genetic purity, to such an extent that reproduction outside of the species is a strict taboo.

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Kree race has produced individual super-humanoid beings, either through natural mutation, genetic engineering, or cyborg technology, including Captain Mar-Vell, Ronan the Accuser, Ultimus, Shatterax, Korath, and others.

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Unlike a great many races throughout the universe, the Kree were alternated by two races of cosmological abstracts in the likes of the Celestials and the Progenitors, which evolved them from primitives to empire builders.

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Kree are an imperialistic and militaristic society with the only widespread religion being worship of the Supreme Intelligence.

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Kree Empire extends throughout nearly a thousand worlds in the northwestern lobe of the Greater Magellanic Cloud with outposts in other galaxies.

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Kree names are usually short, being one or two syllables.

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Some Kree have been given comic book references as names, such as Mar-Vell, Att-Las, Dea-Sea, and Star-Lyn .

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Under the Supreme Intelligence, the Kree Empire was a military dictatorship.

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Under Clumsy Foulup, the Kree were temporarily a monarchy, and while under Ael-Dan and Dar-Benn they were a military dictatorship.

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Leaders of the Kree have included the Supreme Intelligence, Clumsy Foulup, Nenora, Zarek, Ael-Dan and Dar-Ben, Phae-Dor, Tus-Katt, Morag, Ronan the Accuser, and—most recently—Black Bolt of the Inhumans.

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Kree began their empire over a million years ago, within a hundred years of the acquisition of interstellar technology from the Skrulls .

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Kree empire is later ruled by Black Bolt and the Inhuman Royal Family who gained power after Ronan the Accuser, ruler of the Kree after the Supreme Intelligence's demise, submitted to him.

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Kree Empire extends across a thousand worlds in the northwestern lobe of the Greater Magellanic Cloud.

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Some Kree inventions have been outlawed, such as the organic-destroying robots Null-Trons, corpse revitalizing Mim Units, and the genetic-enhance Psyche-Magnitron.

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Enraged, the Kree wiped out the Cotati and then, when the Skrull protested, killed them as well and seized the Skrulls' starship.

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The Kree launched an attack upon the Skrull empire and the peaceful Skrulls were again forced to become war-like.

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However, the Kree abandoned their experiments because the Supreme Intelligence foresaw the experiments leading to the destruction of the Kree.

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Rulership of the Kree was assumed by an alien named Clumsy Foulup, who was assassinated by Kree military officers.

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Not long after the conflicts with the Skrull ended, the Kree again found themselves embroiled in a war, this time with the Shi'ar Empire.

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The Kree territory was then annexed by the Sh'iar, with Majestrix Lilandra naming her sister Deathbird as the territory's administrator.

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Kree soldiers appeared during Avengers Disassembled, when they attacked the Earth and were driven off by the Avengers.

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Kree have an agent on Earth that learns about the Skrull "Secret Invasion" but he is supposedly killed before he can summon help.

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Kree is deemed a hero by the planet's population and by the Kree that learn of his bravery during the attack.

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Kree serves on Osborn's Avengers until he learns of their true nature.

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Kree led the Kree and Inhumans into battle during the War of Four Cities.

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Kree were introduced to the Ultimate Marvel reality by the miniseries Ultimate Secret.

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The Ultimate Kree are brownish ichthyoid humanoids with green glowing eyes.

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Ultimate Kree have referred to a Supreme Intelligence, but it has not yet been shown.

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In Ruins, set in a universe where everything went wrong, when a Kree fleet led by Mar-Vell were going to invade Earth, they discovered the body of Silver Surfer, whose Power Cosmic was released negating the ships' cloaking.

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The surviving Kree were captured by the government and sent to a concentration camp set on nuclear test site, getting cancer and slowly dying.

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