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  • Issue #1-1ST
    War of Kings Prelude Road to War of Kings HC (2017 Marvel) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects Son of M (2005) #1-6, X-Men: Deadly Genesis (2006) #1-6, Silent War (2007) #1-6, Secret Invasion: Inhumans (2008) #1-4, Guardians of the Galaxy (2008-2010 2nd Series) #1-12, NOVA (2007) #13-22, Nova: The Origin of Richard Rider (2009 Marvel) and War of Kings Saga (2008 Marvel). Written by DAVID HINE, ED BRUBAKER, JOE POKASKI, DAN ABNETT, ANDY LANNING, and MARV WOLFMAN. Art by ROY ALLAN MARTINEZ, TREVOR HAIRSINE, ROY ALLAN MARTINEZ, TOM RANEY, PAUL PELLETIER, Brad Walker, WESLEY CRAIG, JOHN BUSCEMA, and SAL BUSCEMA. Cover by Stjepan Sejic. New players take their places, and old favorites assume fresh roles as the stage is set for a War of Kings! Upheaval for the Inhumans leads Black Bolt to declare war on humanity, and the Skrulls' Secret Invasion puts them on course for the stars! Mutantkind is rocked by a third Summers brother, Vulcan, whose deadly destiny also lies in space! After a devastating war, Star-Lord assembles a group of misfits to serve as the Guardians of the Galaxy! And if Richard Rider can survive Galactus and the Super-Skrull, he may yet see the return of the Nova Corps! Cosmic war is brewing! Hardcover, 8 1/2-in. x 11-in., 1,192 pages, full color. Cover price $125.00.

  • Issue #0
    War of Kings Saga (2008 Marvel) 0
    Published 2008 by Marvel.

    Written by Michael Hoskin. Wraparound cover by David Yardin. This saga recounts the events that have led to...WAR OF KINGS! Featuring the X-Men, Inhumans and your favorite cosmic characters, including Nova, Darkhawk and more! 32 PGS./Rated T+

  • Issue #1A
    Secret Invasion War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 1A
    Tags: Secret Invasion (part 09.4 The Aftermath), War of Kings (part 0)
    Published Mar 2009 by Marvel.

    First Printing. Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by PAUL PELLETIER & BONG DAZO Cover by BRANDON PETERSON It's finally here...WAR OF KINGS! The Secret Invasion may be over, but the Inhumans are still reeling from the terrible wounds inflicted on them by the Skrulls. And this time, the Royal Family and their massively powered people have been pushed too far! You have never seen the Inhumans like this - and it's only the beginning! Plus: How will the empire-expanding Vulcan react to these recent universe-shaking developments? Before this double-sized shocker is over, vengeance will be had, daring alliances will be forged, and the first shots in a destiny-changing battle will be fired! The acclaimed team of writers Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning (NOVA) and artist Paul Pelletier (GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY) unite to revamp heroes, reveal villains and rock the universe! 48 PGS./One-Shot/Rated T+ ...$3.99 WAR OF KINGS SAGA available this January. See upcoming Marvel Mailers for more details. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1B
    Secret Invasion War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 1B
    Published Mar 2009 by Marvel.

    Second Printing by Paul Pelletier. Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by PAUL PELLETIER & BONG DAZO Cover by BRANDON PETERSON It's finally here...WAR OF KINGS! The Secret Invasion may be over, but the Inhumans are still reeling from the terrible wounds inflicted on them by the Skrulls. And this time, the Royal Family and their massively powered people have been pushed too far! You have never seen the Inhumans like this - and it's only the beginning! Plus: How will the empire-expanding Vulcan react to these recent universe-shaking developments? Before this double-sized shocker is over, vengeance will be had, daring alliances will be forged, and the first shots in a destiny-changing battle will be fired! The acclaimed team of writers Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning (NOVA) and artist Paul Pelletier (GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY) unite to revamp heroes, reveal villains and rock the universe! 48 PGS./One-Shot/Rated T+ ...$3.99 WAR OF KINGS SAGA available this January. See upcoming Marvel Mailers for more details. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1
    X-Men Kingbreaker (2008) 1
    Published Feb 2009 by Marvel.

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by CHRISTOPHER YOST Penciled by DUSTIN WEAVER Cover by BRANDON PETERSON WAR OF KINGS lead-in! The X-Men have been defeated. Havok , Polaris and the Starjammers are being held and tortured in the most secure prison in the universe. Marvel Girl, Korvus and Lilandra are being hunted by the Imperial Guard. Vulcan is Emperor of the Shi'Ar Empire and his expansion has begun. No King will stand when Vulcan and his armies are done. Join Christopher Yost (X-FORCE) and Dustin Weaver (Star Wars:KOTR) as they spin the story of a fight against insurmountable odds. Do not miss this mini-series that will change the shape of the Universe and pave the way for the War of Kings. 32 PGS./One-Shot/Rated T+ ...$3.99 Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2
    X-Men Kingbreaker (2008) 2
    Published Mar 2009 by Marvel.

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by CHRISTOPHER YOST Penciled by DUSTIN WEAVER Cover by BRANDON PETERSON Marvel Girl, Korvus and Lilandra are the only resistance to Vulcan's reign, but Vulcan aims to end their rebellion. With Havok, Polaris and rest of the Starjammers in prison, they don't stand to get much help. The Shi'Ar Empire is expanding under Emperor Vulcan's reign... Come see the road to the WAR OF KINGS! 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #3
    X-Men Kingbreaker (2008) 3
    Published Apr 2009 by Marvel.

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by CHRISTOPHER YOST Penciled by DUSTIN WEAVER Cover by BRANDON PETERSON The fuse has been lit in the Shi'Ar Empire and an intergalactic powder keg is about to explode. After the shocking events of last issue, the rest of the universe just found out how dangerous Vulcan is... but right now Vulcan is more concerned with a now free HAVOK and POLARIS. And as the ruthless new Imperial Guard hunts down MARVEL GIRL, everything begins to converge. Will there be any X-Men left to fight the WAR OF KINGS? 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #4
    X-Men Kingbreaker (2008) 4
    Published May 2009 by Marvel.

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by CHRISTOPHER YOST Penciled by DUSTIN WEAVER Cover by BRANDON PETERSON The road to the WAR OF KINGS is paved here! The X-Men cosmic event of the year ends with a bang as the X-Men and Starjammers face the collective might of the Shi'Ar Empire. It's a family affair as Havok fights his brother Vulcan and Lilandra takes on her sister Deathbird. Can the X-Men and Starjammers dethrone the mad Emperor? 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1A
    War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 1A
    Published May 2009 by Marvel.

    Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by PAUL PELLETIER In the aftermath of the Secret Invasion, Black Bolt has led the Inhumans on a shockingly savage path to restore their strength and security. But that path has brought them into direct confrontation with the Shi'Ar Empire - and their mad ruler Vulcan! Who will get in the first strike? Who will fall on the bloody battlefield? Who will rule? The Imperial Guard, the Starjammers, the Inhuman Royal Family and more of your favorite sci-fi characters are locked on a collision course...and it all starts here! Join the acclaimed team of Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning (NOVA) and Paul Pelletier (GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY) for a pivotal turning point in Marvel's cosmic history! 32 PGS. Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1B
    War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 1B
    Published May 2009 by Marvel.

    Variant Cover by RON LIM . Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by PAUL PELLETIER In the aftermath of the Secret Invasion, Black Bolt has led the Inhumans on a shockingly savage path to restore their strength and security. But that path has brought them into direct confrontation with the Shi'Ar Empire - and their mad ruler Vulcan! Who will get in the first strike? Who will fall on the bloody battlefield? Who will rule? The Imperial Guard, the Starjammers, the Inhuman Royal Family and more of your favorite sci-fi characters are locked on a collision course...and it all starts here! Join the acclaimed team of Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning (NOVA) and Paul Pelletier (GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY) for a pivotal turning point in Marvel's cosmic history! 32 PGS. Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1C
    War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 1C
    Published May 2009 by Marvel.

    Limited Edition Variant Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU. Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by PAUL PELLETIER In the aftermath of the Secret Invasion, Black Bolt has led the Inhumans on a shockingly savage path to restore their strength and security. But that path has brought them into direct confrontation with the Shi'Ar Empire - and their mad ruler Vulcan! Who will get in the first strike? Who will fall on the bloody battlefield? Who will rule? The Imperial Guard, the Starjammers, the Inhuman Royal Family and more of your favorite sci-fi characters are locked on a collision course...and it all starts here! Join the acclaimed team of Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning (NOVA) and Paul Pelletier (GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY) for a pivotal turning point in Marvel's cosmic history! 32 PGS. Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2A
    War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 2A
    Published Jun 2009 by Marvel.

    Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by PAUL PELLETIER. The cosmic heavyweights come out swinging! Black Bolt! Gladiator! The Inhumans! Vulcan! The Starjammers! As Kree outworlds burn, Shi'Ar forces move in for the kill-as first blood goes to Vulcan and the Imperial Guard! Can anything withstand the military juggernaut of Vulcan's Imperium? And are the lines of allegiance drawn as clearly as it first appears? The major players make their big moves as the battle that will reshape the cosmic power structure rages on! 32 PGS. Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2C
    War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 2C
    Published Jun 2009 by Marvel.

    2nd Printing Variant Cover by PAUL PELLETIER. Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by PAUL PELLETIER. The cosmic heavyweights come out swinging! Black Bolt! Gladiator! The Inhumans! Vulcan! The Starjammers! As Kree outworlds burn, Shi'Ar forces move in for the kill-as first blood goes to Vulcan and the Imperial Guard! Can anything withstand the military juggernaut of Vulcan's Imperium? And are the lines of allegiance drawn as clearly as it first appears? The major players make their big moves as the battle that will reshape the cosmic power structure rages on! 32 PGS. Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #3A
    War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 3A
    Published Jul 2009 by Marvel.

    Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. Written by ANDY LANNING and DAN ABNETT. Art by PAUL PELLETIER. Marvel's next sci-fi spectacular rages on! Emperor Vulcan cuts loose, but will final victory depend less on military might and more on actions of the conscience? And how will the Inhuman known as Crystal and the Imperial Guardsman named Gladiator factor in to the escalating events? The balance of power in the Marvel Cosmos will change in the interstellar battle that IGN.com calls 'the fight of the year'! 32 pages. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #4A
    War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 4A
    Published Aug 2009 by Marvel.

    Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. Written by ANDY LANNING and DAN ABNETT. Art by PAUL PELLETIER. The Shi'Ar/Inhuman war reaches its most savage level yet! Emperor Vulcan goes for the kill strike, but does he have more enemies on the field of battle...or at home? Meanwhile, Black Bolt discovers that the Inhumans are not quite the happy family he thought they were! It's explosive action and universe-changing twists from the DnA/Pelletier War Of Kings team that IGN.com calls 'a versatile dream for science fiction and fantasy fans...event comics done right!' 32 pages. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #5A
    War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 5A
    Published Sep 2009 by Marvel.

    Cover by BRANDON PETERSON Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by PAUL PELLETIER. The high impact, critically acclaimed sci-fi epic rages towards its explosive climax! Last issue's jaw-dropping cliffhanger has everyone scrambling! Vulcan's once unbeatable and vast war machine is grinding to a halt! Black Bolt's forces are struggling to survive! It's all coming down to the final clash, king vs. king! But where will the other power players place their loyalty, and can anyone imagine a solution as extreme as the one Medusa is proposing? The Universe is about to change forever in what IGN.com calls 'a veritable dream for science fiction/fantasy fans...War of Kings is event comics done right.' 32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$3.99 Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #6A
    War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 6A
    Published Oct 2009 by Marvel.

    Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by PAUL PELLETIER. This is it - the big fight for all the cosmic marbles! Shi'Ar vs. Inhuman! Black Bolt vs. Vulcan! Who will rule? The fate of two intergalactic civilizations teeters on the brink, and the outcome of this conflict will send shockwaves throughout the Marvel Universe! Don't miss the climactic chapter in what IGN.com calls: 'Action-packed but intimate and character driven...this could very well be the textbook definition of how to execute major superhero storylines.'32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #6B
    War of Kings (2009 Marvel) 6B
    Published Oct 2009 by Marvel.

    Limited (1 for 20) Variant Cover by MIKE CHOI. Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by PAUL PELLETIER. This is it - the big fight for all the cosmic marbles! Shi'Ar vs. Inhuman! Black Bolt vs. Vulcan! Who will rule? The fate of two intergalactic civilizations teeters on the brink, and the outcome of this conflict will send shockwaves throughout the Marvel Universe! Don't miss the climactic chapter in what IGN.com calls: 'Action-packed but intimate and character driven...this could very well be the textbook definition of how to execute major superhero storylines.'32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1B
    War of Kings Ascension (2009) 1B
    Published Jun 2009 by Marvel.

    Cover by PELLETIER Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by WELLINTON ALVES. A WAR OF KING tie-in! Who is Talon? What does he want with the young Earthman that '90s comic junkies know as Chris Powell? What is the shocking truth that connects the hero called Darkhawk not only to the Shi'Ar, but to the larger cosmos? And how does it all lead to a confrontation with Annihilus' forces in the Negative Zone? 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1A
    War of Kings Ascension (2009) 1A
    Published Jun 2009 by Marvel.

    Cover by BRANDON PETERSON Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by WELLINTON ALVES. A WAR OF KING tie-in! Who is Talon? What does he want with the young Earthman that '90s comic junkies know as Chris Powell? What is the shocking truth that connects the hero called Darkhawk not only to the Shi'Ar, but to the larger cosmos? And how does it all lead to a confrontation with Annihilus' forces in the Negative Zone? 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2
    War of Kings Ascension (2009) 2
    Published Jul 2009 by Marvel.

    Written by ANDY LANNING and DAN ABNETT. Art by WELLINTON ALVES. Cover by BRANDON PETERSON Who are the Raptors? What have they done to Darkhawk? What is their connection to the Shi'Ar and the larger Marvel cosmos? The acclaimed creative team behind NOVA unveils more secrets and revelations about characters that will play key roles in WAR OF KINGS! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #3
    War of Kings Ascension (2009) 3
    Published Aug 2009 by Marvel.

    A WAR OF KINGS TIE-IN! Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by WELLINTON ALVES. Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. The true purpose of Darkhawk...finally revealed! But is this sinister secret more than Chris Powell-or the entire galaxy-can take? Can he rise to greatness, or will this crushing weight pull Darkhawk down into the abyss? It's shocks aplenty from the storyline CBR.com calls '...an angst-filled adventure that will have repercussions for months to come'! 32 pages. full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #4
    War of Kings Ascension (2009) 4
    Published Sep 2009 by Marvel.

    A WAR OF KINGS TIE-IN! Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by WELLINTON ALVES. Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. What happened at the end of WAR OF KINGS #4, and what did Darkhawk have to do with it? Only Chris Powell knows the terrible deeds the Fraternity of Raptors will carry out to protect their so-called 'Great Purpose', but who will believe or trust the paranoid warnings of a lone young Earthman? The entire universe thinks he's committed an appalling crime-and now Darkhawk is cosmic enemy #1! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1
    War of Kings Darkhawk (2009) 1
    Published Apr 2009 by Marvel.

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by C.B. CEBULSKI Penciled by HARVEY TOLIBAO Cover by BRANDON PETERSON As WAR OF KINGS approaches, the ascension of Darkhawk begins! New Warrior...Avenger...Intergalactic destroyer?! Chris Powell has been many things over his young life, but now he's stepping up with a new life on the East Coast and a serious job at Project: P.E.G.A.S.U.S. But when his past comes back to haunt him and new information about his amulet and its legacy are violently brought to light, Darkhawk realizes he may have to face a much darker destiny that he ever realized. All this, plus the return of the Loners...and a reprint of DARKHAWK #1! You know how ANNIHILATION made you look twice at Nova (now star of a critically acclaimed series)? This is where Darkhawk takes off! 48 PGS./Rated T+ ...$3.99 Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #2
    War of Kings Darkhawk (2009) 2
    Published May 2009 by Marvel.

    Written by C.B. Cebulski, Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning. Art by Harvey Tolibao & Paolo Pantalena. Cover by Brandon Peterson. Is Darkhawk ready to embrace his new role in the cosmos? What drives Chris Powell into unknown territory? What is the truth kept long hidden from him? And what side will he take in the War of Kings? The latest Marvel cosmic star is born here! Plus: a retro blast from the past as we reprint DARKHAWK #2! 48 PGS./Rated T+ ...$3.99 Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #1
    War of Kings Who Will Rule (2009) 1

    Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by PAUL PELLETIER. Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. When the smoke settles from WAR OF KINGS #6, who will claim the throne? In the wake of the final clash between Black Bolt and Vulcan, the fates of Kree Empire and the Shi'Ar Imperium must be decided! And if the war is truly over, what are the threats swarming in the shadows? The Inhumans... the Starjammers...Darkhawk...Nova...the Imperial Guard...learn all of their fates in this special epilogue that reveals how Marvels' cosmic universe has been altered forever! And it's all brought to you by the acclaimed creative team of WAR OF KINGS, the event that IGN.com called "pure, unfiltered awesomeness...a landmark example of how to do an event story line right!" Plus, handbook extras of the major War of Kings players! 40 pages, full color. Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #8A
    Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) 8A

    Cover by Clint Langley. War of Kings tie-in - Written by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning. Art by Brad Walker & Victor Olazaba. WAR OF KINGS lead-in! All hail Blastaar, King of the Negative Zone! As Rocket Raccoon attempts to pull a new team of Guardians together, the big question is... what the d'ast happened to Star-Lord? Prepare for major curve balls and hi-octane action as Star-Lord squares off against the new warlord ruler of the Negative Zone....Blastaar! Just what is this feared FF foe planning to do with a certain high tech prison full of some of the Marvel Universe's worst super-offenders? And how does this all lead to War of Kings? Find out in the series that IGN.com calls 'a rip-roaring, side-splitting romp of a book that shouldn't be missed.' 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #9
    Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) 9

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning. Art by Brad Walker, Carlos Magno, Victor Olazaba & Jack Purcell. Cover by Clint Langley. Star-Lord...trapped in jail...in the Negative Zone Prison...under attack from King Blastaar and his barbarian hordes! Will Rocket Raccoon and his new Guardians arrive in time to save their leader? Given their recent run of luck, probably not! Plus, cool art by Star Wars penciler Bong Dazo staggering revelations about Adam Warlock - as events continue to build to WAR OF KINGS! Surely you must be there for the next chapter of the series that has WeeklyComicBookReview.com raving: 'If you aren't reading GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY yet, now is the time to get a taste of the awesome that is Rocket Raccoon and the gang.' 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #10
    Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) 10

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by BRAD WALKER Cover by CLINT LANGLEY The drums of battle thunder in the Negative Zone - building to WAR OF KINGS! Rocket Raccoon and the Guardians face down Blastaar's barbarian horde as Star-Lord fights for his life in 42, the besieged Initiative prison! And if our cosmic misfits fall - Earth is next! Penciler Brad Walker (Action Comics) joins the fun for another episode of the series that IGN.com calls 'right on par with Marvel's very best titles.' 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #11
    Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) 11

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by WESLEY CRAIG Covers by DAVID YARDIN If Captain Marvel is no more, how is he here? With War of Kings about to explode across the galaxy, two of the Guardians face death itself! Drax and Quasar journey beyond the veil of life in a desperate quest to find Moondragon. But what is waiting for them on the other side, and will it ever let them return? It's a double shot of cosmic horror - that plants the seeds for where GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY is heading next! 32 PGS.(each)/Rated T+ Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #12
    Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) 12

    Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by WESLEY CRAIG Covers by DAVID YARDIN If Captain Marvel is no more, how is he here? With War of Kings about to explode across the galaxy, two of the Guardians face death itself! Drax and Quasar journey beyond the veil of life in a desperate quest to find Moondragon. But what is waiting for them on the other side, and will it ever let them return? It's a double shot of cosmic horror - that plants the seeds for where GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY is heading next! 32 PGS.(each)/Rated T+. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #13
    Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) 13

    A WAR OF KINGS tie-in! Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by BRAD WALKER Cover by SALVADOR LARROCA The guns of the Kree and the Shi'Ar have thundered - and there will hell to pay! Star-Lord's Guardians spring into desperate action in an attempt to stop the planet-shattering battle, but will either side listen? If they don't, the walls of the galaxy will disintegrate! It's more mind-blowing cosmic heroics from the book that made CBR.com rave 'if comics were movies, this would be the one people would be talking about all summer!' 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #14
    Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) 14

    A WAR OF KINGS tie-in! Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by BRAD WALKER. Cover by SALVADOR LARROCA. The savage battle between the Shi'Ar Imperium - ruled by Emperor Vulcan - and the Kree Empire - controlled by Black Bolt - explodes across the universe! The Guardians of the Galaxy know they've got to stop the war before it shakes the cosmos apart at the seams, but will any of these heavy hitters listen to a rag-tag bunch of self-appointed galactic protectors who spend half their time quarreling amongst themselves? Find out in the book IGN.com calls '...one of the best titles around'! 32 PGS./Rated T+ Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #15
    Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) 15

    A WAR OF KINGS TIE-IN - Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by BRAD WALKER. Cover by SALVADOR LARROCA. Caught between the Shi'Ar and the Inhumans, how can our heroes pretend to be the Guardians of anything if they can't even defend their own headquarters Knowhere? With nothing less than the entire future of everything at stake, it's the defining moment for the book Aint It Cool News calls 'an overdose of cool'! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #16
    Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) 16

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by WES CRAIG. Cover by PASQUAL FERRY. The future begins-and ends-here! Caught between the Shi'Ar and the Kree, and desperate to stop a conflagration that could implode the universe itself, Star-Lord leads the Guardians on their most reckless and deadly mission yet! But does the 'Future Tense' of the enigmatic Starhawk and the original Guardians really hold the secrets our ragtag team seeks...or is it a really, really bad idea? Be there for a key War of Kings chapter in what CBR.com says is '... the one book that delivers every month.' 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #17A
    Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) 17A

    WAR OF KINGS TIE-IN - Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA. Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by BRAD WALKER, VICTOR OLAZABA & SCOTT HANNA. In order to save the universe, Adam Warlock takes desperate action and seeks the help of allies you won't believe! This must-read issue will have profound effects not only for the Guardians of Galaxy, but for the very Marvel cosmos itself! It's more mind-blowing galactic action from the book Ain't It Cool News describes as 'just damn cool...Lanning and Abnett continue doing cosmic right.' 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    War of Kings HC (2009 Marvel) 1-1ST
    Published Nov 2009 by Marvel.

    1st printing. Collects War of Kings (2009 Marvel) #1-6, War of Kings: Ascension (2009) #1-4, War of Kings: Darkhawk (2009) #1-2, War of Kings: Warriors (2009) #1-2, War of Kings Who Will Rule? (2009), War of Kings: Savage World of Skaar (2009), Marvel Spotlight: War of Kings (2009), and Secret Invasion War of Kings (2009 Marvel) #1. Written by DAN ABNETT, ANDY LANNING, C.B. CEBULSKI, and GREG PAK. Art by PAUL PELLETIER, WELLINTON ALVES, HARVEY TOLIBAO, and CARLO PAGULAYAN. Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. The complete WAR OF KINGS epic in one colossal collection! In the aftermath of the Secret Invasion, Black Bolt has led the Inhumans on a shockingly savage path to restore their strength and security. But that path has brought them into direct confrontation with the Shi'Ar Empire - and their mad ruler Vulcan! Who will get in the first strike? Who will fall on the bloody battlefield? Who will rule? The Imperial Guard, the Starjammers, the Inhuman Royal Family and more of your favorite sci-fi characters are locked on a collision course! Hardcover, 496 pages, full color. Cover price $39.99.

  • Issue #2-1ST
    Guardians of the Galaxy HC (2008-2010 Marvel) By Abnett and Lanning 2-1ST

    War of Kings tie-in - Volume 2 - 1st printing. "War of Kings: Book 1!" Collects Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) #7-10 and Marvel Spotlight: War of Kings (2009). Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by PAUL PELLETIER. Cover by CLINT LANGLEY. A new line-up! And Star-Lord... missing! The shocking revelations made at the end of their Secret Invasion adventure have ripped the team apart! Is there anyone left to continue the task of guarding the galaxy? Who are the new additions to the team? Is this volume going to be packed full of shocks and surprises? This is DnA and Pelletier...so what do you think? Hardcover, 136 pages, full color. NOTE: "It's witty, it's fun, and it's quickly becoming one of my favorite monthly titles from Marvel." - IGN.com Cover price $24.99.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Guardians of the Galaxy HC (2008-2010 Marvel) By Abnett and Lanning 3-1ST

    War of Kings tie-in - Volume 3 - 1st printing. "War of Kings: Book 2!" Collects Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) #13-19. Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by BRAD WALKER. Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA. The guns of the Kree and the Shi'Ar have thundered - and there will hell to pay! Star-Lord's Guardians spring into desperate action in an attempt to stop the planet-shattering battle, but will either side listen? If they don't, the walls of the galaxy will disintegrate! It's more mind-blowing cosmic heroics from the book that made CBR.com rave "if comics were movies, this would be the one people would be talking about all summer!" Hardcover, 168 pages, full color. Cover price $24.99.

  • Issue #23
    Nova (2007 4th Series) 23
    Tags: War of Kings (part N01)
    Published May 2009 by Marvel.

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by ANDREA DIVITO Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA King Variant by TBA War of Kings brings a new status quo...and a new penciler Andrea DiVito (Annihilation)! Who is the new Protector of the Universe? Stripped of his Nova powers and facing death, Rich Rider must stop the Worldmind's plans before it's too late. But he needs power to do it, which may come from a source that will change his very identity! It's another unpredictable episode of the comic Ain't It Cool News calls 'awesomely jaw-droppingly cool stuff.' 32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99 Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #24
    Nova (2007 4th Series) 24
    Tags: War of Kings (part N02)
    Published Jun 2009 by Marvel.

    War of Kings tie-in - Written by DAN ABNETT & ANDY LANNING Penciled by ANDREA DIVITO Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA A WAR OF KINGS tie-in! As the Shi'Ar and the Kree's cataclysmic battle explodes across the cosmos, Richard Rider is forced to fight the one opponent he never wanted to: the ancient power that made him Nova in the first place! Yes, it's time for another of Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning's trademark jaw-dropping plot swerves! Plus: Please welcome new series artist Andrea DiVito (ANNIHILATION) to the book that Aint It Cool News says is packed with 'twists and turns, thrills and scares, cool stuff and awesomely jaw-droppingly cool stuff!' 32 PGS./Rated T+ ...$2.99 Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #25
    Nova (2007 4th Series) 25
    Tags: War of Kings (part N03)
    Published Jul 2009 by Marvel.

    War of Kings tie-in: Part 3 of 6 - Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by ANDREA DI VITO. Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA. The Nova Corps rushes to the front line of the terrible conflagration between the Shi'Ar Imperium and the Kree Empire - and gets decimated! To save them, Richard Rider must wrest control of the Nova Force from no less than the Worldmind itself! Be prepared for shocks and surprises in this stunning showdown issue of the series that has Aint It Cool News raving 'a gem of a comic...just buy this book'! 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #26A
    Nova (2007 4th Series) 26A
    Tags: War of Kings (part N04)
    Published Aug 2009 by Marvel.
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    Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA. War of Kings tie-in: Part 4 of 6 - Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by ANDREA DI VITO. He's back! Nova Prime goes to war! It's high tech, full throttle sci-fi combat mayhem as the Human Rocket blasts into the firestorm to find and rescue the Corps centurions swept up in the catastrophe! And one of them is a certain Robbie Rider...missing and presumed dead! It's not too late to join the latest cosmic event in a jump-on-board issue of the book Aint It Cool News calls 'a new classic in Marvel's line-up.' 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #27
    Nova (2007 4th Series) 27
    Tags: War of Kings (part N05)
    Published Sep 2009 by Marvel.
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    War of Kings tie-in: Part 5 of 6 - Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by ANDREA DI VITO. Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA Rocketing into the thick of the merciless cosmic action, Nova Prime battles to rescue the novice Corps centurions caught in the crossfire! Most of all he's desperate to save Robbie Rider, who's missing in action! But the danger's coming from all sides: Ravenous! Blastaar! Strontian and the Praetorians! Not everyone's going to walk away from this clash, so pull on your helmet and find out why ComicsBulletin.com calls NOVA '...one of the best titles being produced by Marvel right now.' 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #28A
    Nova (2007 4th Series) 28A
    Tags: War of Kings (part N06)
    Published Oct 2009 by Marvel.

    War of Kings tie-in: Part 6 of 6 - Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by ANDREA DI VITO. Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA. It's the final showdown between Nova with the surviving members of the Nova Corps against the most ruthless members of the Shi'Ar Imperial Guard! Can Rich survive and can he save the life of his brother, Robbie, who finds himself caught between the ruthless Ravenous and murderous Strontian? Be there and find out why ComicPants.com raves: 'The level of writing, creativity and just the sheer level of comic book joy that each issue holds amazes me every single time. 32 pages, full color. Cover price $2.99.

  • Issue #0
    War of Kings Savage World of Skaar (2009) 0

    Written by CHRISTOS N. GAGE. Pencils by GRAHAM NOLAN & REILLY BROWN, inks by NELSON DECASTRO. Cover by PAUL PELLETIER Note: This story takes place between Skaar Son of Hulk (2008) #7 and #8. Across the brutal landscape of the distant planet of Sakaar, there is only one law: kill or be killed. Bloodthirsty and cruel, the monsters and barbarians bow only to the deadly SKAAR, SON OF HULK. The planet does not welcome strangers, especially those with their own deadly agendas. So, when Gorgon of the Inhumans and Starbolt of the Imperial Shi'ar arrive on the savage world bringing their own intergalactic WAR OF KINGS, they risk the uncontrollable rage of the green-skinned warrior! Will Skaar be dragged into the Kree/Shi'Ar fight? Or will the deadly planet Sakaar, prove more dangerous than the battlefield? 40 PGS./Rated T+ ...$3.99 Cover price $3.99.

  • Issue #5-1ST
    Nova TPB (2007-2010 Marvel) By Dan Abnett and Andy Lanning 5-1ST

    Volume 5 - 1st printing. "War of Kings!" Collects Nova (2007-2010 4th Series) #23-28.

    Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by ANDREA DIVITO. Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA.

    War of Kings brings a new era! Who is the new Protector of the Universe? Stripped of his Nova powers and facing death, Rich Rider must stop the Worldmind's plans before it's too late. But he needs power to do it, which may come from a source that will change his very identity! It's another unpredictable episode of the comic Ain't It Cool News calls "awesomely jaw-droppingly cool stuff."

    Softcover, 144 pages, full color. Cover price $16.99.

  • Issue #3-1ST
    Guardians of the Galaxy TPB (2009-2010 Marvel) 3-1ST

    War of Kings tie-in - Volume 3 - 1st printing. "War of Kings: Book 2!" Collects Guardians of the Galaxy (2008 2nd Series) #13-19. Written by DAN ABNETT and ANDY LANNING. Art by BRAD WALKER. Cover by DANIEL ACUÑA. The guns of the Kree and the Shi'Ar have thundered - and there will hell to pay! Star-Lord's Guardians spring into desperate action in an attempt to stop the planet-shattering battle, but will either side listen? If they don't, the walls of the galaxy will disintegrate! It's more mind-blowing cosmic heroics from the book that made CBR.com rave "if comics were movies, this would be the one people would be talking about all summer!" Softcover, 168 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #1-1ST
    War of Kings Road to War of Kings TPB (2009 Marvel) 1-1ST

    1st printing. Collects X-Men: Kingbreaker (2008) #1-4, Secret Invasion: War of Kings (2009 Marvel), War of Kings Saga (2008 Marvel) and "THE HOLE" from X-Men: Divided We Stand (2008) #2. Written by CHRISTOPHER YOST, DAN ABNETTand ANDY LANNING. Art by DUSTIN WEAVER, PAUL PELLETIER and BONG DAZO. Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. The X-Men have been defeated. Havok , Polaris and the Starjammers are being held and tortured in the most secure prison in the universe. Marvel Girl, Korvus and Lilandra are being hunted by the Imperial Guard. Vulcan is Emperor of the Shi'Ar Empire and his expansion has begun. No King will stand when Vulcan and his armies are done. Do not miss the book that will change the shape of the Universe and pave the way for the War of Kings. Also, The Secret Invasion may be over, but the Inhumans are still reeling from the terrible wounds inflicted on them by the Skrulls. And this time, the Royal Family and their massively powered people have been pushed too far! You have never seen the Inhumans like this - and it's only the beginning! Plus: How will the empire-expanding Vulcan react to these recent universe-shaking developments? Softcover, 176 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.

  • Issue #1-REP
    War of Kings Road to War of Kings TPB (2009 Marvel) 1-REP

    2nd and later printings. Collects X-Men: Kingbreaker (2008) #1-4, Secret Invasion: War of Kings (2009 Marvel), War of Kings Saga (2008 Marvel) and "THE HOLE" from X-Men: Divided We Stand (2008) #2. Written by CHRISTOPHER YOST, DAN ABNETTand ANDY LANNING. Art by DUSTIN WEAVER, PAUL PELLETIER and BONG DAZO. Cover by BRANDON PETERSON. The X-Men have been defeated. Havok , Polaris and the Starjammers are being held and tortured in the most secure prison in the universe. Marvel Girl, Korvus and Lilandra are being hunted by the Imperial Guard. Vulcan is Emperor of the Shi'Ar Empire and his expansion has begun. No King will stand when Vulcan and his armies are done. Do not miss the book that will change the shape of the Universe and pave the way for the War of Kings. Also, The Secret Invasion may be over, but the Inhumans are still reeling from the terrible wounds inflicted on them by the Skrulls. And this time, the Royal Family and their massively powered people have been pushed too far! You have never seen the Inhumans like this - and it's only the beginning! Plus: How will the empire-expanding Vulcan react to these recent universe-shaking developments? Softcover, 176 pages, full color. Cover price $19.99.