Said process was accelerated with Neutronium. His scientific knowledge is beyond human understanding. When the impending cataclysm gradually killed all life in his universe, including almost all of his own people, he and other survivors sought to escape the decay of their world. [37] Galactus later ran afoul of the In-Betweener, the third force of a universe ruled by Master Order and Lord Chaos who was confirmed to be Galactus' own opposite from another universe. So in 46 years, about half a human lifetime, the population would bounce back. As with previous Phases of the MCU, the people at Marvel Studios have been tight-lipped about what fans can expect from Phase 4. “The world population in 2018 was roughly 7.7 billion,” they write. If he does not feed regularly, then it will run out, and he will weaken and starve to death. He created a new herald, Red Shift, to help him succeed in devouring all of the sentient life forces he came upon. Ego saved a time-displaced Silver Surfer from Knull, and the Surfer repaid the favor by removing the incubator from him. PROMOTED. Cosmic Entity Physiology: Galactus possesses the immeasurable Power Cosmic and is one of the most powerful beings in the Marvel Universe, having lower levels of nigh-omnipotence. Galaxy Master. After regaining consciousness, Galactus proceeded to attack Asgard in search for the seed despite the fact the Silver Surfer was trying to stop Galactus from proceeding as it would be a declaration of war on Asgard with the Surfer telling him that "They are Gods. The Return of the Black Winter and Galactus' Death. 1 Note: Since Galactus was owned by Fox, and since Disney now owns Fox, Galactus may actually appear in the MCU some day. So who is this Galactus, anyway? [95] He was stated to have an "Universal" threat level by the Nova Corps. Although Galactus is capable of space travel via his own power, he disdains the needless expenditure of power and prefers to travel in starships of his own design. It doesn’t even make sense that Thanos would kill off half of livestock and people if he wanted to prevent deaths from starvation.”. As the Collector gave the rundown to the Guardians, he illustrated the overwhelming power the stones can wield. To prevent his hard labor being undone, Thanos created in Galactus an insurance policy that would see his goals completed regardless of his own demise. With few other options, Galen and a small team of survivors flew a ship into the destructive mass as a final hurrah. [72] Fortunately, the reversion was short-lived as the Anti-Man sacrificed his powers and life to change Galactus back into the Lifebringer.[73]. [61] Upon arrival to Earth, Galactus immediately began his path of destruction as well as preparations to consume the planet. Galactus' real name Galan might have been based on the word galan from the bible verses which means "Live Long and Prosper". “Thanos snaps, we’re down to 3.85 billion, or roughly the global population at the end of 1972. And more specifically, what exactly is he capable of? Galactus accepted, and Radd was imbued with a portion of Galactus’ cosmic power. Formerly a mortal man, Galactus is a cosmic entity who originally consumed planets to sustain his life force, and serves a functional role in the upkeep of the primary Marvel continuity. His former herald, Silver Surfer, the Fantastic Four, Franklin Richards, and his herald Nova managed to upset the Elders' plans. Upon awakening, Galactus revealed that when he looked at the Black Winter the second time he saw Thor, meaning that the God of Thunder was to be his death. “Thanos, being ‘cursed with knowledge’ figured out that Galactus would not attack any planets if they do not have enough life energy to eat,” they reasoned. Galactus is far and away the more powerful villain in Marvel lore. Like Galactus, Tyrant also has the ability to harness massive cosmic energy. "[90]Thanos with the Infinity Gauntlet ranked him around the same level of power as Odin, Zeus, the Celestials, and the Stranger, but well below Master Order, Lord Chaos, Mistress Love, and Sire Hate, who in turn are well below Eternity and Infinity, who are well below the Living Tribunal. Fans are preparing to take on Galactus the Devourer of Worlds who will invade the island as part of the end of season Galactus event and create all the chaos and destruction. [60], On his way, he was met by Vision as she attempted to return Galactus to his own universe. "Galactus, Pillager of the Planets! Galactus was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby and first appeared in the comic book Fantastic Four #48, published in March 1966. It started with players hanging out on a helicarrier as a … [19], When the cosmos was going to meet its natural end, Galan was then approached by the embodiment of the Sixth Infinity, the Sentience of the Multiverse, who merged its essence with the mortal Galan, this way giving birth to a new entity who would survive the multiversal renewal: Galactus, the Devourer of Worlds. If Thanos truly did see Galactus coming, his actions would have verged on heroic. With the Mad Titan defeated, however, it’s only a matter of time before another threat comes along to jeopardize life as we know it in the MCU. [119] This caused technology and magic to fuse with one another, bringing imbalance to the universe, which lead to its collapse.[120]. The Black Winter attempted to take Galactus, but Thor used his desiccated body as a cosmic bomb to destroy it; taking Galactus' helmet to use as an entranceway to his throne room. [47], Following the end of the Annihilation war, Galactus became hungrier than ever before and requested his Heralds to find planetary substance for his hunger. [35] There is an account of a far distant alternate future, in which man no longer exists on Earth, and Galactus, therefore no longer feeling bound by his oath, consumes it at last. [84], When the Black Winter, the entity which destroyed Galactus' universe, returned, an injured Galactus went to Asgard, crashing on it, while Thor attacked him. Galactus appeared for Richard's defense and Eternity manifested confirming to all present the importance and necessity of Galactus in the universe as the balance between Eternity himself and Death. Several moments from previous MCU releases likewise reinforce this theory. Rumors of Galactus joining the MCU have been bubbling for weeks, despite the traditionally secretive nature of Marvel Studios. Angered and concerned about the freed Proemial Gods, Aegis and Tenebrous, Galactus ordered the Silver Surfer to find and defeat the gods once and for all. Nova wore Mahr Vehl's armor and became Captain Marvel, using his newly acquired vast power, and a weapon on Mahr Vehl's armor designed to kill Gah Lak Tus to unleash a powerful attack on Galactus. [24] Furious at this revelation, Thor stripped Galactus of the power he had obtained by devouring the five planets. Instead, Franklin Richards, the son of the Four members Mister Fantastic and the Invisible Woman, combined his Celestial-level cosmic powers with those of his sister Valeria and returned Galactus to his natural state while restoring balance to Eternity, at the cost of (presumably) forever burning out his powers. [18] He was once referred to as "the most awesome living entity in the cosmos. Order and Chaos left the Superflow, leaving a weakened Galactus trapped behind, and merged into a new more powerful being, Logos. They don’t call him the Devourer of Worlds for nothing. being destroyed once and for all, but at the cost of the space-time continuum being broken, thus causing a "multiversal chaos", where numerous beings from other realities were transported to other universes through the tears of reality. The grateful Galactus pledged his friendship to Richards and sincerely gave his word never to attack Earth again. [91] As such, Galactus is able to employ the cosmic energy within him to produce virtually any effect he desires. [76], With Ultron about to launch rockets from Saiph to infect the universe into his image through the Ultron Virus and the Soul Gem, the Silver Surfer approached Galactus and asked him to destroy the planet in order to save the galaxy. [54], After the event the Surfer proposed a truce between Galactus and the Asgardians, in which one of the conditions was that if the Surfer sensed the seed disturbed then the war between Galactus and the Asgardians would continue anew. 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