Things-you-didnt-know-about-Moon-Knights-past-Khonshu-Moon-Knight-and-Shadow-Knight-split-featured

Khonshu is the night god of the moon and also the god of revenge. Because he is unable to enter the earth plane, he chooses a champion who works as his avatar to be guided by his will. This warrior is known as the Moon Knight.

Its name means traveller, something that seems to be linked to the moon traveling through the sky during the night. In ancient Egypt, he was famous for his healing powers, something he uses to keep his warrior alive.

In prehistory, Khonshu took offense at not being called into the first Avengers lineup, choosing a mortal to become the moon knight and antagonizing the group while forming a cult to his name. He is represented by a hawk wearing a moon above his head.

moon knightfollows Steven Grant, a gift shop employee who begins to be plagued by blackouts and memories of another life. Steven then discovers he has dissociative identity disorder and shares his body with mercenary Marc Spector.

As Steven/Marc’s enemies return, they must navigate their complex identities as they enter a deadly mystery between the mighty gods of Egypt.

The premiere is scheduled for March 30 at theDisney+withJeremy Slater(The Umbrella Academy) andBeau DeMayo(The Witcher) in the script, whileMohamed Diab(Clash) is the main producer.

The post Who is Khonshu? appeared first on The Vice.

Leave a Reply