Real Name: Syphonn
Identity/Class: Extra-Dimensional (Negative Zone) mutate?
Occupation: Ruler of a bunch of aliens
Affiliations: his alien
formerly Blastaar and Annihilus;
mind controlled Drax and Captain Mar-Vell corpse
Enemies: Adam Warlock, Gamora, Pip, Drax, Genis-Vell, Annihilus, and Blastaar
Known Relatives: none
Aliases: Lord Syphonn
Base of Operations: Currently a Power Portal in our Universe, Formally The Negative Zone
First Appearance: (In Shadow) Warlock II#1 (Nov.1998) (Full) Warlock II#2 (Dec.1998)
Powers/Abilities: Syphonn has a high degree of cosmic power, which gives him the ability to animate dead tissue and control minds. Syphonn can absorb energy to empower himself. He can also generate deadly, life-draining energy spikes from his hands.
He also used the Conqueror Wheel.
History: Syphonn is a denizen of the
Negative Zone and commands an army of subordinates. The origins of his
power are unrevealed.
The origins of his power are unrevealed.
(Warlock#1) Syphonn takes control of Captain Mar-Vells skeleton and forces it to kill Elysius while taking the Nega-Bands and framing Drax the Destroyer for crimes. While this is going on Syphonn is informed by a minion that his plan is going smoothly. After the report he kills the minion for interrupting him to inform him of a minuscule detail.
(Warlock#2) When Adam Warlock stops Mar-Vells corpse, after it transferred the Nega-bands to Drax, he mind scans it and becomes aware of Syphonn--this process is painful to Syphonn .
(Warlock#3) Syphonn is showing his
Conqueror Wheel, a portal to the positive universe, to Annihilus
and Blastaar. As Drax begins to open the portal Warlock stops him
but soon the Portal is open enough for Warlock, Drax, Gamora,
Pip, and Genis-Vell to enter the Negative Zone and confront Syphonn.
Syphonn surprises them and steals Warlocks soul gem.
(Warlock#4) Syphonn prepares the journey to the Positive Universe but is stopped by Warlock. Annihilus and Blastaar realized that Syphonn was going to betray them, and they turn on him. Defeated and without allies, Syphonn uses the Soul Gem on Warlock, but cant control it. The Gem turns on him and his soul is forced to flee into a Power Portal in our universe.
Comments: Created by Tom Lyle
Syphonn should not be confused with:
SYPHON ( ) - Warpy, used to police Cloud Nine --Excalibur I#63
Psiphon ( ) - battled Vengeance--Marvel Comics Presents#147
Psyphon - potential future version of Death's Head-Minion--Death's Head III#14/2
Any other extra-dimensional tyrants bent on taking over the Universe
The Captain Mar-Vell corpse is Mar-Vell, @ Marvel Super-Heroes II#12, and should be distinguished from
Syphonns Minions were red aliens that basically did every thing he said and were scared to death of him.
Captain Marvels Corpse
Syphonn used his powers to reanimate Captain Mar-Vells Corpse. The Corpse killed Elysius and some others, framing Drax. After giving the Nega-Bands to Drax. It collapsed and Genis reburied it on Titan.
The Conqueror Wheel was a portal Syphonn created to allow access to our Positive Universe it was powered by a person wearing the Nega-bands. It opened the portal that allowed Warlock into the Negative Zone. Drax personally destroyed it.
Last updated: 05/10/03
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