Luminor was a member of the Godpack
, which was the High Evolutionary
's attempt at creating god-like beings meant to serve him. The Evolutionary revealed to Thor
that Luminor was fashioned after the Asgardian
god of Light Balder the Brave
. Luminor was never really sold on the idea of being a servant and it was noticed by the New Immortals, who offered him the chance to join them and rule as the god he was created to be.