Silver sentry from the golden galaxy, Rom has come to Earth to destroy the forces of the Dire Wraiths.
She is the Prime Director of Galador and the widow of the legendary Spaceknight ROM, with whom she produced two sons: Balin and Tristan. She was also the second person to hold the title of Starshine.
Three characters have assumed the mantle and armor of Starshine, all have been Spaceknights, allies and at least one a love interest to their fellow Spaceknight Rom, in his fight against the Dire Wraiths, alien shape-shifters who evolved off of Skrulls.
The first bearer of the suit that Turbo now uses.
A scrappy, rebellious orphan, Rick Jones stumbled into the test site for the Gamma Bomb and inadvertently caused Bruce Banner to be caught in the blast while trying to save Rick, transforming Banner into the Hulk. Rick became the Hulk's closest confidant, a member of the Avengers and a friend and sidekick to heroes like Captain America, Captain Marvel and Rom. Rick finally got to live his dream of being a superhero, for a time, when he was transformed into the gamma-powered monster he dubbed A-Bomb.
Leader of the Wraith-Hunter Rangers, an elite commando corps that fought the Dire Wraiths alongside Rom and the Spaceknights of Galador.
Cindy Adams was a young woman that encountered and survived a Dire Wraith attack. She joined ROM not soon afterwards.
Firefall was an identity used by three Spaceknights in succession to each other.
A powerful Dire Wraith Warlock
Forge is a Cheyenne with natural mystical abilities and the mutant power to innately comprehend technology and build anything he can think of. He's a former love of Storm and also a former X-Men and X-Factor member. After M-day he went insane and believed dead until found and cured by Cable.
Henry Peter Gyrich, an ambitious politician, has often been a thorn in the side to the superhuman community. Afraid of that which is different, Gyrich has often hindered the effectiveness of superheroes and has been among the first to blame them for society's ills.
Archie Stryker was a common Earth criminal who encountered Rom. He was enlisted by the Wraiths to fight Rom.
Scanner Was the Identity of two SpaceKnights.
Skera with Enhanced Detection powers, and Rhanla with Enhanced Speed.
Terminator was an identity used by two Spaceknights in succession to each other.
Steve Jackson is Brandy Clark's boyfriend.
A long-lived mutant with the rage of a beast and the soul of a Samurai, James "Logan" Howlett's once mysterious past is filled with blood, war and betrayal. Possessing an accelerated healing factor, keenly enhanced senses and bone claws in each hand (along with his skeleton) that are coated in adamantium; Wolverine is, without question, the ultimate weapon.
During World War II, Steve Rogers volunteered to receive the experimental Super-Soldier Serum. Enhanced to the pinnacle of human physical potential and armed with an unbreakable shield, he became Captain America. After a failed mission left him encased in ice for decades, he was found and revived by the Avengers. Later joining their ranks and eventually becoming the team's leader.
Piotr Rasputin is a Russian mutant who possesses the ability to transform his body into organic steel, giving him immense strength and durability. Colossus is among the physically strongest X-Men, and is a talented artist.
Kurt Wagner is a prominent member of the X-Men and former member and leader of Excalibur. He possessed the Neyaphemian ability of teleportation, as well as incredible agility, wall scaling and a prehensile tail. Nightcrawler is a devout Catholic, contrasting his demonic appearance. He is a highly skilled swordsmen and former circus acrobat.
The Hybrid was conceived when a male Dire Wraith under the identity of "Jacob Marks" married a human woman named Marjorie whom he had fallen in love with.
Seeker was a first generation Spaceknight.
The adopted daughter of Mystique, Rogue was once a member of the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants. Now reformed, Rogue has become a veteran member of the X-Men.
Dr. Stephen Strange was once a gifted but egotistical surgeon who sought out the Ancient One to heal his hands after they were wounded in a car accident. Instead, the Ancient One trained him to become Master of the Mystic Arts and the Sorcerer Supreme of Earth.
Namor the Sub-Mariner is the ruler of undersea Atlantis. The offspring of a sea captain and an Atlantean princess, he has been both a hero and a villain to the surface world. Namor is one of Marvel's oldest published characters with his origins in the Golden Age of comics.
A long-time member of Alpha Flight, Walter Langkowski has the ability to transform at will into the fearsome and powerful Sasquatch. He gained his powers while trying to duplicate the conditions that had created the Hulk, but inadvertently fused his body with the essence of the Great Beast, Tanaraq, instead.
Galactus is the infamous "Devourer of Worlds" in the Marvel Universe. His powers are nearly omnipotent. He has appointed a number of entities as his Heralds, imbuing them with the Power Cosmic. He uses energy from the core of planets and universal sources to sustain himself. He has currently been changed into the Lifebringer, who restores life to the planets Galactus has destroyed.
Gremlin is the son of Gargoyle, who gave him superhuman intelligence. He designed armor and weapons used by the Soviet Super-Troopers, in his huge secret Soviet base underground in the Arctic.
Hammerhand is an identity used by two Spaceknights in succession to each other.
Trapper was a first generation Spaceknight.
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