25 Facts About Morlun


Morlun is a fictional supervillain appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.

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Morlun is an entity from Earth-001 that hunts all the Spider-Totems by traveling to the many multiverses of Marvel Comics.

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Morlun is best known as the temporary killer of the Earth-616 version of Spider-Man in the storyline "Spider-Man: The Other", and is the main antagonist of the "Spider-Verse" storyline in which he and his estranged family, the Inheritors, attempt to kill all the versions of Spider-Man, as prophesied by him.

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Morlun finally revealed himself when Spider-Man was investigating a fire at the wharfs, punching him with what Spider-Man claimed was the hardest punch he had ever felt.

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Morlun then told Spider-Man that he would eventually kill him, and now that they had made physical contact, he could find Spider-Man wherever he went.

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Spider-Man finally got away after Morlun burned down the building they were fighting in, but Ezekiel told him it was no use.

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Morlun continually attacked Spider-Man over the next few days, endangering the lives of innocent citizens if Peter tried to flee.

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When Morlun arrived, he prepared to feed, only to be burned instead by the radiation in Peter's blood.

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Peter explained that he was not a pure spider totem as Morlun had guessed due to the spider that bit him having been previously subjected to a dose of radiation, and that while Morlun could feed on the spider, he could not digest the radiation.

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Spider-Man, for a reason not explainable by science, was dying, and Morlun wished to watch the causes and effects of his ailment.

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Mary Jane, who arrives at Peter's room just as Morlun is about to feed, tries to stop him, but he casually breaks her forearm and throws her off to one side.

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Morlun was defeated by the new Black Panther Shuri, who, with the help of a witch-doctor, sent Morlun into limbo as a sacrifice to ensure that T'Challa could be safely restored to health, where he was forced to battle the endless hordes of Death.

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Morlun refers to Moon as the Spider-Bride and the spinner at the center of the web.

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Later, Morlun kills Spider-Man 2099's counterpart, and as he tries to arrive on Earth-616, the portal closes and Morlun expresses fear of the Earth-616 Spider-Man following their last fight.

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Morlun is furious with his brother, Daemos had hunting on Earth-616 tells him it is his Spider-Totem as they fight until their father, Solus, intimidates them.

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Morlun responds that his wish is to be his father's chosen heir, the Great Web is his legacy and obligation.

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Later, Morlun asks his twins Bora and Brix to hold Benjy as he had other work to do.

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Morlun, expected at the dinner-table with his servant version of Jessica Drew, was unaware that she is actually Earth-616's Spider-Woman and had infiltrated and was permanently in Earth-001.

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The transmission allowed Morlun to escape from Earth-3145 and to regenerate his new body on Earth-616.

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Morlun immediately drained the life force and killed Spider-Man Noir, before Jennix and their sister Verna appeared through the clone regeneration engine onto Earth-616 where Verna killed Spider-UK.

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Morlun has the ability to drain the life force from other beings through physical contact.

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Morlun had some degree of superhuman strength and durability, the limits of which aren't fully known.

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When facing the Black Panther, Morlun survived vibranium-core nuclear-tipped shells fired at him and tore through an adamantium net, while in his fight with Spider-Man he survived being inside an exploding building with the only sign he had been present at the explosion being that his clothing and hair were incinerated, his hair returning to its usual length by the time the sun rose a few hours later.

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Morlun has walked the earth for centuries, if not longer, and is a relentless and remorseless stalker.

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Once Morlun has physically touched somebody, that person is forever "imprinted" in Morlun's senses, allowing him to track his quarry down from anywhere on Earth.

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