|Affiliation||Spider-Man, Eddie Brock, Mac Gargan, Artemis Panther|
|Base of Operations||Takes the base of current host|
|Marital Status||Takes the marital status of current host|
|Gender||Takes the gender of current host|
|Unusual Features||A sentient alien slime|
|Place of Birth||An alien planet|
|Created by||User:Artemis Panther|
The Venom symbiote was an alien mutant. Most symbiotes took full control of their hosts, but Venom created a mutual bond with its host. The ruler of the symbiotes discovered Venom's actions and had him exiled to Earth.