So then…what horrible occasion was Dylan born in response to?
From the very starting, the Cates run of Venom has been constructing in the direction of the approaching of Knull, the God of Symbiotes. AKA the Black King. Retroactively launched as a godly being from the daybreak of time who had taken on the likes of the Silver Surfer and Thor, Knull created the symbiote race itself earlier than being sealed away for numerous years. He additionally created the symbiote-like sword All-Black as soon as wielded by Thor villain Gorr the God-Butcher.
The Venom collection notably constructed to an occasion referred to as Absolute Carnage, the place Carnage was reborn as a particularly highly effective harbinger of Knull. As soon as Carnage was defeated, it was obvious that Knull was free from his jail and could be very a lot on the way in which.
Now we all know that it’s going to on the finish of 2020. Knull is coming in King in Black #1 this December.
Happily, Venom is on superb phrases with Earth’s heroes lately. Due to his actions in Warfare of the Realms and Absolute Carnage, the Avengers have even thought-about perhaps letting him be part of the group. That’s nice as a result of they should hearken to his warnings that this rattling symbiote god is on the way in which. Having Thor there to say, “Oh, crap. THAT man?” is a plus.