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You have a piece of me inside of you, host. You think this makes you stronger. Gives you a chance. That I cannot control you. But I do not have to control you to rob you of what I want. You are nothing. Your Symbiote is mine! I will be free!
~ Knull fighting Venom.

Knull is one of the main antagonists of the Marvel Comics franchise. He is the main antagonist of the Venom comic book series, serving as the overarching antagonist of Absolute Carnage and the titular main antagonist of King in Black.

He is a malevolent deity who existed in darkness before the universe's creation, and is the creator of the symbiotes, including Venom, Riot and Carnage, with the intent of destroying and corrupting all other life in the universe. He, Riot and Carnage are the three archenemies of Venom.


This section is too long. Visit here for more details: Knull's Synopsis on the Villains Wiki.

What Makes Him Pure Evil?

  • He retaliated to the Celestial's creation of the universe by decapitating one of them with All-Black the Necrosword.
  • He is the cause of both Gorr the God Butcher's rise to power and the events of the Absolute Carnage storyline.
  • He created the Symbiotes in order to slaughter all other races and take over the entire universe, causing trillions of deaths in his reign of terror.
  • He invaded Earth during the King in Black storyline.
  • He killed the Sentry and assimilated the Void, allowing himself to cloak Earth in darkness.
  • He temporarily succeeded in killing Eddie Brock.
  • He attempted to abduct and possibly kill Eddie's son Dylan to prevent him from interfering with his invasion.

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Annihilus | Bullseye | Carnage | Knull | Mephisto | Red Skull | The Thousand
Other Earths
Bruce Banner (Earth-9200) | Crime Master (Earth-90214) | Henry Pym (Earth-2149) | Otto Octavius (Earth-90214) | Venom (Earth-70237) | Wadey Wilson (Earth-1610)

Venom: Carlton Drake/Riot
Spider-Man: Far From Home: Mysterio
Venom: Let There Be Carnage: Carnage

Spider-Man: The Animated Series: Herbert Landon | Carnage | Baron Mordo | Dormammu
The Spectacular Spider-Man: Green Goblin | Venom
Ultimate Spider-Man: Wolf Spider

Spider-Man: Green Goblin

Video Games
Spider-Man 3: Mad Bomber
Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions: Mysterio
Marvel's Spider-Man: Hammerhead
Marvel's Spider-Man: Miles Morales: Simon Krieger

Amazing Spider-Man: Otto Octavius

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Annihilus | Arnim Zola | Baron Wolfgang von Strucker | Bullseye | Carnage | Dormammu | Heinrich Himmler | Herr Kleiser | Knull | Mephisto | Mister Sinister | Red Skull | Scarecrow | Ultron | Zyklon

Other Earths
Bruce Banner (Earth-9200) | Hank Pym (Earth-2149) | Reed Richards (Earth-1610)

The Avengers: Earth's Mightiest Heroes: Loki | Baron Zemo | Red Skull | Surtur
Avengers Assemble: Thanos | Ultron | Abomination | Red Skull

Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow: Ultron
Avengers: Infinity War: Red Skull
Avengers: Endgame: Red Skull | Crossbones

Video Games
Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite: Ultron Sigma

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Abraxas | Annihilus | Knull | Mephisto | Red Skull | Ultron

Other Earths
Bruce Banner (Earth-9200) | Reed Richards (Earth-1610)

Fantastic Four (2005): Victor von Doom
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer: Victor von Doom
Fantastic Four (2015): Doom

TV Series
Fantastic Four (1994): Terrax

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Annihilus | Bastion | Baron Karza | Baron Wolfgang von Strucker | Bogeyman | Bullseye | Carnage | Cassandra Nova | Contagion | Dark Beast | Graydon Creed | Knull | Omega Red | Malekith the Accursed | Mister Sinister | Moses Magnum | Nitro | Red Skull | Reverend Craig | Selene Gallio | Sublime | Sugar Man | Ultimate Deadpool | William Stryker

Ajax | Apocalypse | Donald Pierce | Dr. Zander Rice | Sebastian Shaw

Apocalypse | Cameron Hodge | D'Ken | Graydon Creed | Herbert Landon | Omega Red | Shadow King