Caretaker is the name of several characters in the Marvel Universe.
- Main Article: None
Caretakers were established to keep watch over the solitary Spirits of Vengeance to try and ensure that their charges never learnt the truth of their nature. This meant that a Caretaker dealt in lies, half-truths and misdirection in an effort to hide the source of the Ghost Riders power namely that it came from God. (Ghost Rider v6 #31)
As such, he was one of a number of caretakers that watched over the wielders of the Ghost Rider. (Ghost Rider v6 #30)
- Main Article: Sara
As a result, she became the last guardian of 6,000 years worth of secrets. (Ghost Rider v6 #31)
Sara later returned when Johnny Blaze had become the king of Hell where she noted that he had become corrupted by this power. As a result, she recruited the despondent Danny Ketch to help save his half-brother. She opened a portal into Limbo so that Ketch could seek out the sorcerer Beslasco and claim his warrior Necrosis who was the only one able to kill a Ghost Rider. (Ghost Rider v9 #4)
The role of the Caretaker meant that they were a living library of thousands of years worth of secrets. (Ghost Rider v6 #31)
- The Caretaker was created by Howard Mackie and Andy Kubert where it made its first appearance in Ghost Rider v3 #28 (August, 1992).
In other media
- Ghost Rider v3: (1992)
- Ghost Rider v6:
- Ghost Rider v9: (2019)