|Real name||Adam Warlock|
|Alias||Wielder of the Soul Gem|
|First appearance||"Guardians of the Galaxy #1"|
After Thanos obtained the Infinity Gems, he used them to create a sentient being that would serve him, and thus was born Adam Warlock.
For 39 years, Adam served Thanos, not thinking twice of his actions. When they came into conflict with the Guardians, Star-Lord convinced him Thanos was evil. Adam left Thanos and joined the Guardians.
Guardians of the Galaxy
After leaving Thanos, Adam stole the Soul Gem from him. He was eventually appointed second-in-command of the Guardians. For a time, he and Lyra had an affair, but they eventually broke up after she was possessed by an alien and she nearly killed him.