Alexander, dying from his son's attack, told Selene that the only way to defeat Markus and William would be to drink his legendary immortal blood, adding that she would become "The Future". Somewhat justified as, in Evolution, she became a hybrid 'True Immortal' and Vampire thanks to Alexander Corvinus. Not much is known about an Immortal's abilities. How-To Tutorials; Suggestions; Machine Translation Editions; Noahs Archive Project; About Us. Marcus was bitten by a bat and became a vampire; his twin brother William was bitten by a wolf and became a werewolf. Thus, he contacted a vampire named Selene. Each brother had the ability to pass on their unique "gifts" to mortals. He lacked the control that Markus displayed. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll Extinct. In the end, Alexander was the only survivor of the plague. Somewhat justified as, in Evolution, she became a hybrid 'True Immortal' and Vampire thanks to Alexander Corvinus. Alexander became the first immortal by surviving a plague, discovering that he possessed a rare genetic mutation, allowing him to be immune to any disease. With his lycan brother William out of control, Marcus recruited Viktor, Amelia and their army to catch his brother, only for Viktor to double-cross him and … They travel to the hideout of the exiled vampire historian Andreas Tanis who reveals that Marcus was the first vampire; one of the three sons of Alexander Corvinus, the first immortal. This made Alexander into the first Immortal, and was passed down through his bloodline. Alexander Corvinus William, on the other hand, was transformed into a lycan. Both sons were bitten by animals later on which seemed to have a physical effect on them. When Marcus converted Viktor, the general became a Vampire Elder and the first Death Dealers were created from Vikto… Immortality is granted by the active Corvinus Strain, which is a genetic mutation carried within the genes of Alexander Corvinus. The only ability not shared by all immortal beings is the ability to physically alter their appearance at will or instinct, which is most likely because of some genetic instability within the originators of the Vampire and Werewolf species, which carried out into others of their respective species. Viktor: The sons of the Corvinus clan.One bitten by bat, one by wolf...one to walk the Ionely road of mortality as a human. She is the main protagonist in the films and is portrayed by Kate Beckinsale as an adult and by Lily Sheen as a child. Share your thoughts, experiences and the tales behind the art. He ascended to power just in time to watch his village become ravaged by an unknown plague. Before he died, Alexander ensured the safety of the world. Curiously, Selene's age is stated in the novelization of the second movie as being roughly 600 years old, however, flashbacks in the first film imply she was originally supposed to be much younger. Alexander Corvinus appears in 2 issues. His blood was able to mutate the virus enabling His body to overcome the infection. In the early 5th century, Alexander was infected with a unknown plague virus, which somehow mutated within him due to the presence of the 'Corvinus Strain'. He seemed to know everything about the Vampire-Lycan War, recruit and assemble his own personal unit and was able to live thousands of years keeping not only his condition, but the entire conflict between the Immortal species from humanity. It is unknown if he could have quickly healed the wound, although he showed some toughness as he lost a great quantity of blood without passing out, this could mean he was unable to heal or simply choose not to and decided to finally die. The strains of his twin sons, who were also immortals, William and Marcus were mutated after they were bitten by a rabid wolf and bat re… He ascended to power just in time to watch his village become ravaged by an unknown plague. In the Underworldseries the origins of the Vampire species came about when Marcus Corvinus, the son of Alexander Corvinus, was bitten by a bat. Alexander also exhibited a certain degree of superhuman senses, when he was able to hear a radio frequency several meters away. The leading ladies of the Underworld and Resident Evil film series are fierce fighters with formidable reputations. send you an email once approved. Both Marcus and William, after becoming the first of their species, still possessed the weakness to. About 300 years ago, Deanna met Marcus Corvinus the famed first vampire and son of Immortal Alexander Corvinus. The first true immortal was a woman who had been born centuries before Corvinus, before even the history book was written. William went on an uncontrollable rampage, causing legions of uncontrollable Lycan monsters to be spawned across Hungary. Pent on world domination, he began creating a way to unleash his brother. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Marcus, the first Vampire. His body had in fact adapted to the virus, and through some unknown means it changed him. Alexander was a Hungarian warlord who lived in the early fifth century. He allowed her to feed from his blood as he was dying. Marcus and William later became the first Vampire and Werewolf, respectively. After those events, Marcus went on to become the first vampire; whereas William became the first lycan. In the early 5th century, Alexander was infected with a unknown plague virus, which somehow mutated within him due to the presence of the 'Corvinus Strain'. When Alexander was stabbed through the abdomen, he seemed badly injured and this might have indicated that he was dying. He knew that William needed to be controlled, but he did not have the heart to kill his own son. Years later, Alexander married a woman named Helena and together, they ha… It is unknown if Immortals can bite and infect humans with a virus like Vampires and Lycans can, however, Selene gains new strength and powers by drinking Alexander's blood. Alexander Corvinus (Hungarian: Corvin Sándor) is the first true Immortal in the Underworld movies and is the father of Markus Corvinus and William Corvinus, as well as an ancestor of Michael Corvin, who is a descendant of Corvinus's third and mortal son. In the process, he confronted Alexander one last time. Underworld Wiki is a FANDOM Movies Community. Alexander was the only survivor of this plague. He did not have the heart to kill either one of his sons; but that did not mean that someone else could not. Humans With those words, he plunged a sword into Alexander's heart. It granted him great strength, stamina, and longevity. The Corvinus Strain in his body molded the effects of the bite, and mutated him into the first Vampire. His body contained a genetic mutation that altered the virus, thereby halting his cellular division altogether, making him the first true Immortal, and thus the original carrier of the strain. If William was released, then there would be no way to control him and millions of innocent people would lose their lives. You can search for - It's a ridiculous legend! The vampires sought to control William's appetite for carnage and eventually imprison him for life. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Current population So far in the Underworld universe, the only true Immortal ever seen or mentioned has been Alexander Corvinus and two of his sons: Marcus and William, from whom all other species of Immortal are descended. Nigh Invulnerable: Hybrids are TOUGH. Viktor was a Hungarian general and warlord born sometime in the 7th century. Markus felt as if the gift of immortality should not be kept in the shadows. Markus then stated that he was a god, and that a god has no father. Now then, the second hybrid made was Marcus Corvinus, the very first vampire, He, along with his twin brother, William, inherited the same virus which had previously transformed their father into the first true Immortal. The same can apply to Selene, as her status as the first Vampire-Corvinus strain Hybrid. Underworld's Selene begins her series as a centuries-old vampire, fighting on the frontlines of the Lycan war with her fellow Death Dealers.Alice displays immense strength and combat skills from her brush with the T-Virus, and has psionic powers in the later films. Comic Vine users. In Underworld: Evolution, Selene phrases it that Alexander was the only one older and therefore stronger than Marcus and could have defeated him, even with his Hybrid status. Instead, William developed a strong appetite for carnage and destruction - one that could not be controlled. Eventually, Markus came to think of himself as a god. This made Alexander into the first Immortal, and was passed down through his bloodline. It made him immortal. However, Alexander knew that it would be impossible. He was bitten by a bat and became the first vampire. Early 400s Alexander Corvinus became immortal. Images of Alexander Corvinus (Some) content on this page is retrieved from Underworld wiki.. Alexander Corvinus is a fictional character from the film Underworld: Evolution.He is the first Immortal in the Underworld films and is the father of Marcus Corvinus and William Corvinus, as well as an ancestor of Michael Corvin.He is portrayed by Derek Jacobi. Born on October 31st in Transylvania. He became the first true immortal. Jessica Blake Corvinus is the daughter of Deanna Turner and Marcus Corvinus. Alexander had a rare (extremely rare) blood abnormality that gave him the ability to mold the sickness to his benefit within his own body. Underworld: Evolution is a 2006 American action horror film directed by Len Wiseman.The film is a sequel to the 2003 film, Underworld and the second installment in the Underworld franchise.In the film, Selene and Michael fight to protect the future of the Corvinus bloodline from its hidden past. As he was nearing the end of his life, Marcus Corvinus, the first Vampire, came with an offer: immortality in exchange for Viktor's military expertise and army in combating the Werewolves, spawn of Marcus' own twin brother, William. Though he possessed great brute strength and stamina, he lacked the focus needed to keep himself in check. First member Year of origin Marcus possessed a unique control over his ability. Singe's blood seeped into Markus' tomb, reviving the Elder and mutating him into a hybrid. Soon, He fathered 3 children – Asztrik, Beriszi, and Csaba. He needed blood in order to survive and become stronger, but he kept his thirst in check. Nigh Invulnerable: Hybrids are TOUGH. Alexander was a Hungarian nobleman and warlord who had ascended to power in the early seasons of the 5th century, just in time to watch his home village be ravaged by a plague. Immortals would seem to not be very different from normal humans, Alexander Corvinus having lived amongst humans for most of his seventeen-hundred-year life, hiring them as soldiers and servants as seen with his Cleaners in Underworld: Evolution, although it remains unknown how many of them were aware of his immortality. They stop aging once they become immortal. Through his gift of life, he had brought about so much death. He could not die of old age and he was impervious to all diseases. Thus, William was lost. While Alexander never denied this, he was unwilling to do so, since Marcus was his son, so the extent of his strength was never displayed. Through those means, both races began to multiply and eventually, a war ensued. Lucian and his fellow Lycans begin kidnapping members of the Corvinus family one by one, searching for one who carries … Her name was Hannah or rather that was the name she took for herself. While under interrogation, the Lycan scientist Singe divulged the details of the plan to Viktor, who subsequently killed the conspirator. To merely repeat the ancient facts Alexander Corvinus, a Warlord of the 5th Century, survived a plagued that wiped out His entire village. Throughout all the bloodshed, Alexander Corvinus remained in the shadows. These traits included memory being accessed and transference of transformative genetic material through blood ingestion or transfusion, as well as having an indefinite lifespan. Character » Alexander was the only survivor of the plague. To bring his brother under control, Marc… Alexander became the first immortal by surviving a plague, discovering that he possessed a rare genetic mutation, allowing … Immortality is granted by the active Corvinus Strain, which is a genetic mutation carried within the genes of Alexander Corvinus. Years later, with his wife Helena, he fathered three children, two of whom inherited the immortal strain in its active form: twin brothers. It also unknown if an Immortal has any healing powers. Alexander Corvinus Viewed 2k times 9 In the Underworld series both Alexander Corvinus and Viktor were 5th century Hungarian warlords before they became immortal. Initially, all tests fail, and Lucian learns that the only way to hybridize himself is to find a descendent of Alexander Corvinus, the first Immortal. Additionally, the heart-pump was preceeded by slashing her own palm open, presumably to allow her enhanced blood to infuse and alter the deceased, albeit to a lesser extent or on a temporary basis. Selene became immortal when she was bitten, and she was as we see her. Unable to change back, into a his human form, William became like an animal. On the eve of Markus' awakening, a Lycan plot hatched by the then-presumed dead Lucian to combine the bloodlines became evident. How she became an immortal is a mystery that she did not care to solve. At some point, Alexander started to use his army to clean up after his children and attempt to hide their presence from humans, but his success at this was limited until the mid-1400s. However, they can still be killed if they are damaged beyond their accelerated healing's power to regenerate. This edit will also create new pages on Comic Vine for: Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other This enabled her to gain the strength she needed to defeat Markus and save humanity. Alexander Corvinus is a Hungarian warlord who ascended to power in the early fifth century, just in time to watch his village ravaged by an unknown plague. The strains of his twin sons, who were also immortals, William and Marcus were mutated after they were bitten by a rabid wolf and bat respectively, turning them into the first Werewolf and Vampire. Very little is known about their abilities and limitations, as Alexander Corvinus was the only known Immortal. Kate Beckinsale and Scott Speedman reprise their roles of Selene and Michael. Home; Books; Search; Support. Not long after Deanna and Marcus fell deeply in love with each other, then she had asked him to turn her into a vampire. Selene is a fictional character from Underworld and Underworld: Evolution. He wanted to rule the world alongside his brother. Markus was bitten by a bat and William was bitten by a wolf. he fathered at least two children...who inherited this same trait. In essence, it made him the first true immortal. Alexander Corvinus, the first Immortal The Father of all Immortals. A descendant of Alexander Corvinus, and the love interest of Selene, Michael was able to survive the bite of a werewolf and a vampire due to his rare genetic makeup. Because he was much stronger, Markus felt as if he could control William. Alexander was the only survivor: the bearer of a rare genetic mutation, his body was able to adapt the virus in an immune response, causing him to become the first of the Immortals. Enter the URL for the tweet you want to embed. Selene gained greater strength and new powers from Alexander's blood. Marcus Corvinus is one of the three sons of Helena and Alexander Corvinus. 5th century Hundreds of years later, Markus awakened from his long sleep as a new hybrid species. Alexander Corvinus was a Hungarian warlord in the 5th century whose village was ravaged by plague. William and Marcus, the immortal sons of Alexander Corvinus, were born. Parent species He is portrayed by Derek Jacobi. He was created into a hybrid because he was a living descendant of Alexander Corvinus, the first immortal: underworld.wikia.com/wiki/Alex… Michael was bitten by Lucian, then again by Selene (a vampire) And became the first Hybrid in the underworld series. The third Vampire Elder, and son of Alexander Corvinus. Additionally, the heart-pump was preceeded by slashing her own palm open, presumably to allow her enhanced blood to infuse and alter the deceased, albeit to a lesser extent or on a temporary basis. In the end, Alexander was the only survivor of the plague. Loosely speaking, this can collectively refer to Vampires and Lycans, but strictly speaking, a true Immortal has the immortality virus with none of the animal genetic features in it. © 2021 GAMESPOT, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. It is known that common traits found in the Lycanthropes and Vampires originate from the virus that created the Immortals. From this, he was granted superhuman strength and immortal life. This is shown to be true to a certain degree when Selene, after ingesting a small amount of Alexander's blood strain, had her superhuman abilities enhanced to higher levels and her weakness to ultraviolet light completely removed. Later, he fathered three sons. All others Vampires and Lycans that had ingested/injected Alexander's strain through Selene or her daughter, Eve, had also become more powerful. any Comic Vine content. In the Underworld series both Alexander Corvinus and Viktor were 5th century Hungarian warlords before they became immortal. Template:Afd-merge to Alexander Corvinus (in hungarian: Corvin Sándor) is a fictional character from the film and novel Underworld: Evolution.2 He is the first true Immortal in the Underworld movies and is the father of Marcus Corvinus and William Corvinus, as well as an ancestor of Michael Corvin. Weaponry of Underworld: Rise of the Lycans, https://underworld.fandom.com/wiki/Immortal?oldid=55429, Alexander might had been a superior, more pure type of Immortal. He became the first immortal. His body adapted to the virus, and through some unknown means consequently made him the first true immortal, by the Immortal gene. 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