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Adam Warlock

Adam Warlock
Real Name: Adam Warlock
Occupation: Adventurer, former guardian of Atleza, god, priest of Soulworld, mystic, savior of worlds, spiritual vampire, savior of Counter-Earth, avenger
Birth Place: Shard Island
Identity: Secret
Aliases: N/A
Relatives: N/A
Group Affiliation: Infinity Watch, Phalanx, Guardians of the Galaxy
Base of Operations: N/A
Origin: Construct
First Appearance
Fantastic Four #66 (v1)
Gender: Male
Height: 6′ 2″
Weight: 240 lbs.
Eyes: White
Hair: Gold
Education: Self-taught
Universe: Earth-616
 
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 #66 (v1)
659: Fantastic Four #66 (v1)
   
"What Lurks Behind the Beehive? "
When Alicia is taken to a remote citadel, Ben is distraught over his girlfriend's inexplicable disappearance and lashes out at everyone around him.
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Cover Date : September 1967
Release Date: July 1967
Universe:
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Jack Kirby
Cover: Jack Kirby
Issue Has Comments
 
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Fantastic Four #67 (v1)
660: Fantastic Four #67 (v1)
   
"When Opens the Coccoon! "
Will Alicia's blindness allow her to tame the immense creation called 'Him' and can the Fantastic Four reach her in time to save her from his power?
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Cover Date : October 1967
Release Date: August 1967
Universe:
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Jack Kirby
Cover: Jack Kirby
Issue Has Comments Issue Has Letters Column
 
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Fantastic Four #163 (v1)
1016: Thor #163 (v1)
   
"Where Dwell the Demons! "
Thor hurries to Earth to find the fair Sif and discover what sinister plot she has unearthed. Upon entering a time funnel, Thor meets a foe he has fought before.
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Cover Date : April 1969
Release Date: February 1969
Universe:
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Jack Kirby
Cover: Jack Kirby
Issue Has Comments
 
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Thor #164 (v1)
1017: Thor #164 (v1)
   
"Lest Mankind Fall! "
Pluto brings his mutates to the 20th century to conquer Earth. Balder, unable to relieve himself from thoughts of the Norn Queen, is sent to Earth by Odin to aid Thor and Sif in battle.
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Cover Date : May 1969
Release Date: March 1969
Universe:
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Jack Kirby
Cover: Jack Kirby
Issue Has Comments
 
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Thor #165 (v1)
1018: Thor #165 (v1)
   
"HIM! "
Thor, Sif, and Balder enter the Atomic Research Center to find the one that Pluto mentioned. There they find the a man called HIM, who was created by humans to be superior.
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Cover Date : June 1969
Release Date: April 1969
Universe:
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Jack Kirby
Cover: Jack Kirby
Issue Has Comments
 
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Thor #166 (v1)
1019: Thor #166 (v1)
   
"A God Berserk! "
Thor continues to pursue HIM and the prisoner, Sif. As his anger wells, Thor succumbs to the Warrior Madness, and becomes a merciless powerhouse of destruction.
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Cover Date : July 1969
Release Date: May 1969
Universe:
Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Jack Kirby
Cover: Jack Kirby
Issue Has Comments
 
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Thor #1
1394: Marvel Premiere #1
   
"And Men shall call Him... Warlock! "
The High Evolutionary creates an duplicate Earth. When the Man-Beast attempts to sow the seeds of corruption upon the newborn sphere, Adam Warlock is dispatched to save the soul of humanity.
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Cover Date : April 1972
Release Date: November 1971
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Roy Thomas
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
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Marvel Premiere #2
1395: Marvel Premiere #2
   
"The Hounds of Helios! "
Warlock befriends inhabits of the world he has come to save, when he is attacked by the Man-Beasts minions.
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Cover Date : May 1972
Release Date: February 1972
Universe:
Writer: Roy Thomas
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
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Marvel Premiere #1 (v1)
1518: Warlock #1 (v1)
   
"The Day of the Prophet! "
While the High Evolutionary considers the fate of Counter-Earth, Warlock and his followers must seek out the illusive Man-Beast.
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Cover Date : August 1972
Release Date: May 1972
Universe:
Writer: Roy Thomas
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #2 (v1)
1519: Warlock #2 (v1)
   
"Count-Down for Counter-Earth! "
Surrounded by Man-Beast's hordes, Warlock must fight the first battle in the war for Counter-Earth. A war that will try the limits of his humanity.
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Cover Date : October 1972
Release Date: July 1972
Universe:
Writer: Roy Thomas
Art: John Buscema
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #158 (v1)
1621: Incredible Hulk #158 (v1)
   
"Frenzy on a Far-Away World! "
Hulk and the Rhino careen through space in their tiny life-boat of a spacecraft, moving ever closer towards Counter-Earth. Will the world they find be a mirror of their own, or a glimpse at what theirs maybe could have been?
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Cover Date : December 1972
Release Date: August 1972
Universe:
Writer: Roy Thomas
Art: Herb Trimpe
Cover: Herb Trimpe
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Incredible Hulk #3 (v1)
1622: Warlock #3 (v1)
   
"The Apollo Eclipse! "
The Man-Beast has been put down but Warlock's struggle to protect Counter-Earth is far from over. Before long another of the High Evolutionary's New Men will rise with delusions of grandeur.
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Cover Date : December 1972
Release Date: September 1972
Universe:
Writer: Mike Friedrich
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #4 (v1)
1623: Warlock #4 (v1)
   
"Come sing a searing Song of Vengeance! "
Triax, backed into a corner, has taken two of Warlock's young followers hostage. Warlock struggles to talk Triax down as the the tension builds to a climax that will have deathly consequences for all involved.
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Cover Date : February 1973
Release Date: November 1972
Universe:
Writer: Mike Friedrich
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #5 (v1)
1658: Warlock #5 (v1)
   
"The Day of the Death Birds! "
After months of self imposed hibernation, brought on by recent tragedies, Warlock awakes once more to face a new threat. Though he knows not why he has awoken it will take the help of the Counter-Earth Doom to succeed.
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Cover Date : April 1973
Release Date: January 1973
Universe:
Writer: Ron Goulart
Art: Gil Kane
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #6 (v1)
1659: Warlock #6 (v1)
   
"The Brute! "
Though his efforts have been overwhelmingly benevolent, Warlock finds himself framed as a menace by President Carpenter, a former ally. Thus Warlock has become embroiled in a strange conspiracy and his first obstacle is the Counter-Earth Reed Richards, aka the Brute.
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Cover Date : June 1973
Release Date: March 1973
Universe:
Writer: Mike Friedrich
Art: Bob Brown
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #7 (v1)
1660: Warlock #7 (v1)
   
"Doom: At the Earths Core! "
The threat of the Brute has been momentarily suppressed but Warlock has little time to relax. He must find and save his friends, while beginning to unravel the mystery surrounding him.
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Cover Date : August 1973
Release Date: May 1973
Universe:
Writer: Mike Friedrich
Art: Bob Brown
Cover: Gil Kane
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #118 (v1)
1770: Avengers #118 (v1)
Avengers vs. Defenders (7 of 8)
   
"To the Death! "
This is it, the fateful climax of the great struggle that has raged between these two powerful units. They can only hope that their combined might is enough to unseat Dormammu.
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Cover Date : December 1973
Release Date: September 1973
Universe:
Writer: Steve Englehart
Art: Bob Brown
Cover: John Romita Sr.
Issue Has Comments
 
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Avengers #8 (v1)
1787: Warlock #8 (v1)
   
"Confrontation! "
The subject of Warlock has divided a nation, namely the United States of Counter Earth. Meanwhile, Warlock attempts to make sense of the people and events that swirl around him, but the truth lies in the heart of President Carpenter.
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Cover Date : October 1973
Release Date: July 1973
Universe:
Writer: Mike Friedrich
Art: Bob Brown
Cover: Rich Buckler
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #176 (v1)
2035: Incredible Hulk #176 (v1)
   
"Crisis on Counter-Earth! "
The Hulk finds himself barreling aimlessly through space, However a twist of fate lands him on Counter-Earth, there to face the fury of the Man-Beast. Meanwhile, Thunderbolt Ross must help Betty to make sense of her frequent misfortune.
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Cover Date : June 1974
Release Date: March 1974
Universe:
Writer: Gerry Conway
Art: Herb Trimpe
Cover: Herb Trimpe
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Incredible Hulk #177 (v1)
2036: Incredible Hulk #177 (v1)
   
"Peril of the Plural Planet! "
Captured by the Man-Beast, Banner and, more specifically, the Hulk is made the unwitting accomplice in a sinister plot against a onetime friend and ally...Adam Warlock.
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Cover Date : July 1974
Release Date: April 1974
Universe:
Writer: Gerry Conway
Art: Herb Trimpe
Cover: Herb Trimpe
Issue Has Comments
 
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Incredible Hulk #178 (v1)
2037: Incredible Hulk #178 (v1)
   
"Triumph on Terra-Two! "
Warlock is Dead, victim of the Man-Beasts sinister machinations. As the Hulk comes to terms with the loss of his friend, others spring to action, not willing to bend to the Man-Beasts whim.
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Cover Date : August 1974
Release Date: April 1974
Universe:
Writer: Gerry Conway
Art: Herb Trimpe
Cover: Herb Trimpe
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Incredible Hulk #178 (v1)
2233: Strange Tales #178 (v1)
   
"Who Is Adam Warlock? "
Shinxor from the Pegasus System recaps Warlock's life so far. Then, Warlock's failure to help a girl seeking his aid motivates him to learn her story and The Secret of the Magus!
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Cover Date : February 1975
Release Date: December 1974
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
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Strange Tales #179 (v1)
2280: Strange Tales #179 (v1)
   
"Death Ship! "
Captured and brought aboard Magnus's flagship, Warlocks refussal to become a slave strikes off a rebellion.
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Cover Date : April 1975
Release Date: January 1975
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
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Strange Tales #180 (v1)
2288: Strange Tales #180 (v1)
   
"The Judgment! "
While fighting off more Black Knights, Warlock has decided he must destroy the Soul Gem. But first he must defend himself in a trail for heresy against the Church of Universal Truth. Can he hold on long enough, or will Warlock loose control of the Gem?
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Cover Date : June 1975
Release Date: March 1975
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
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Strange Tales #181 (v1)
2289: Strange Tales #181 (v1)
   
"1000 Clowns! "
Trapped in a strange reality fighting clowns who are attempting to reprogram his mind, Warlock must hold out until Pop and Gamora can arrive and rescue him.
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Cover Date : August 1975
Release Date: May 1975
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
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Strange Tales #9 (v1)
2290: Warlock #9 (v1)
   
"The Infinity Effect "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : October 1975
Release Date: July 1975
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments Issue Has a Synopsis
 
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Warlock #10 (v1)
2291: Warlock #10 (v1)
   
"How Strange My Destiny!, Part I "
A massive battle is waged by Adam Warlock and his allies against the Black Knights. The group must defeat an amazing number of men in order to escape, only to learn more shocking news.
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Cover Date : December 1975
Release Date: September 1975
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #11 (v1)
2292: Warlock #11 (v1)
   
"How Strange My Destiny!, Part II "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : February 1976
Release Date: November 1975
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments Issue Has a Synopsis
 
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Warlock #12 (v1)
3087: Warlock #12 (v1)
   
"A Trollish Tale! "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : April 1976
Release Date: January 1976
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #13 (v1)
3088: Warlock #13 (v1)
   
"... Here Dwells the Star Thief! "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : June 1976
Release Date: March 1976
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #14 (v1)
3089: Warlock #14 (v1)
   
"Homecoming! "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : August 1976
Release Date: May 1976
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #15 (v1)
3090: Warlock #15 (v1)
   
"Just a Series of Events! "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : November 1976
Release Date: July 1976
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
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Warlock #55 (v1)
3094: Marvel Team-Up #55 (v1)
   
"Spider, Spider on the Moon! "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : March 1977
Release Date: December 1976
Universe:
Writer: Bill Mantlo
Art: John Byrne
Cover: Dave Cockrum
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Marvel Team-Up  Annual #7
3412: Avengers Annual #7
   
"The Final Threat "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : November 1977
Release Date: August 1977
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Avengers  Annual #2
3413: Marvel Two-in-One Annual #2
   
"Death Watch! "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : December 1977
Release Date: October 1977
Universe:
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Jim Starlin
Cover: Jim Starlin
Issue Has Comments
 
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Marvel Two-in-One #62
3899: Marvel Two-in-One #62
   
"The Taking of Counter Earth! "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : April 1980
Release Date: February 1980
Universe:
Writer: Mark Gruenwald
Art: Jerry Bingham
Cover: George Perez
Issue Has Comments
 
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Marvel Two-in-One #63
3900: Marvel Two-in-One #63
   
"Suffer Not A Warlock To Live! "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : May 1980
Release Date: March 1980
Universe:
Writer: Mark Gruenwald
Art: Jerry Bingham
Cover: George Perez
Issue Has Comments
 
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Marvel Two-in-One  Annual #8 [C Story]
7112: Peter Parker, The Spectacular Spider-Man Annual #8 [C Story]
The Saga of the High Evolutionary (10 of 11)
   
"The Son of Earth "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : November 1988
Release Date: July 1988
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Mark Gruenwald
Art: Ron Lim
Cover: Sal Buscema
Issue Has Comments
 
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Peter Parker, The Spectacular Spider-Man #46 (v3)
9099: Silver Surfer #46 (v3)
Infinity Gauntlet (3 of 35)
   
"The Soul World "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : February 1991
Release Date: December 1990
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Ron Lim
Cover: Ron Lim
Issue Has Comments
 
Flashback Issue
 
Silver Surfer #47 (v3)
9100: Silver Surfer #47 (v3)
Infinity Gauntlet (4 of 35)
   
"Adam Warlock, Protector of the Soul World! "
Synopsis Unavailable.
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Cover Date : March 1991
Release Date: January 1991
Universe:  Earth-616  
Writer: Jim Starlin
Art: Ron Lim
Cover: Ron Lim
Issue Has Comments
 
           
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