Drax was originally a human named Arthur Douglas. However, he and his family was killed by Thanos. Mentor, the father of Thanos, created the body of Drax and embodied it with the spirit of Arhur Douglas. Drax soul purpose is to seek revenge on the mad and evil titan, Thanos.
As a member of the Guardians of the Galaxy, Drax has found allies in his fight against Thanos. Drax possess superhuman strength, stamina and senses. He prefers to fight using knives and masters the alien martial art form called «Dwi Theet».