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Guardians of the Galaxy Annual (I) (1991-1994) Save link
11991CCA Marvel Unlimited$2.00
Front coverJim Valentino, Steve Montano
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Ti:The origin of the Guardians of the Galaxy3
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Jim Valentino   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Phil Hugh Felix, Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-John Lewandowski   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Rm:Based on the original story by Arnold Drake and Gene Colan
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Ti:The Korvac Quest 4/4: Some other time!30
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Jim Valentino   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-John Lewandowski   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
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Ti:Encounter on Europa!12
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Jim Valentino   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-John Lewandowski   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
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TypeTitleCreditsPgs.
Infos and statsFeatue page! Comparison of Vance Astro and Marvel Boy?1
Infos and statsFeature page! Guardians villains trading cards (5)?1
Infos and statsFriends of the Guardians!?1
Pin-up/PosterAletaJim Valentino1
Pin-up/PosterGuardians of the Galaxy (Starhawk, Aleta, Firelord, Nikki, Yondu, Major Vance Astro, Martinex, Charlie-27, Replica)?2
Fun/GameFeature page! Charlie and Nikki cut-out action figures!?1
Infos and statsQuestions and answers about Starhawk!?1
Infos and statsThe facts about Martinex!?1
21992CCA Marvel Unlimited$2.25
Front coverJim Valentino, Steve Montano
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Ti:The System Bytes 4/4: Riders on the storm35
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Herb Trimpe   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-John Lewandowski   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
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Ti:Faith no more6
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Steven Carr, Kirkowood Studio, Deryl Skelton   I/F-Robert Almond, Andrew Pepoy   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-John Lewandowski   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Rm:Title page credits Bob Almond for inks, content page Andrew Pepoy
Ch:Replica I
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Ti:A time for farewells7
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Matthew Jorgensen   I/F-Andrew Pepoy   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-John Lewandowski   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Ch:Yondu
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Ti:Top ten thugs!3
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Jim Valentino   I/F-Michael Bair   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-John Lewandowski   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
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The top 10 villains of the Guardians of the Galaxy:

  1. Ogord and the Reavers of Arcturus
  2. The Minions of Menace (Mr Teju, Tork, Grott, Dumog, Brahl) (Nikki mentions they changed their name to Intimidators)
  3. Rancor's Lieutenants (Sidestep, Blockade, Mindscan, Shaddo, Batwing)
  4. Force (Interface, Broadside, Scanner, Eightyfive, Tachyon, Photon)
  5. Malevolence
  6. Rancor
  7. Overkill
  8. The Protege
  9. Korvac
  10. The Brotherhood of the Badoon
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Cover galleryVariant cover for Guardians of the Galaxy #25Jim Valentino, Hilary Barta1
Pin-up/PosterThe original Guardians of the Galaxy (Charlie-27, Starhawk, Martinex, Nikki, Yondu, Major Vance Astro)Jim Valentino, Bob Wiacek1
31993CCA Marvel Unlimited$2.95
Front coverKevin J. West, Steve Montano
Probably inspired by cover of Conan the Barbarian (I) #1 / Marvel Preview
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Ti:There is no future -- only the past happening again and again / The ould sod beckons / Newgrange! / But come ye back / Cast a cold eye on life, on death! / ...And we must be satisfied!49 (10-15-9-11-4)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Colleen Doran   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-Lynaire Brust   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
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Newgrange is an old burial site north of Dublin, Ireland (see here); "But come ye back" is a line from the song "Danny Boy" (see here)."Cast a cold eye" is the inscript on W. B. Yeats grave (see here).

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TypeTitleCreditsPgs.
Pin-up/PosterPin-up Gallery - YonduMichael Gallagher, Kevin J. West, Robert Almond, David Sharpe, Evelyn Stein1
Pin-up/PosterPin-up Gallery - Maw of Madness!Michael Gallagher, Kevin J. West, Robert Almond, David Sharpe, Evelyn Stein1
Pin-up/PosterPin-up Gallery - Gals of the Guardians (Starhawk, Nikki, Yellowjacket)Michael Gallagher, Kevin J. West, Robert Almond, David Sharpe, Evelyn Stein1
Pin-up/PosterPin-up Gallery - War of the Worlds vs. Marvel heroes (Silver Surfer, Spider-Man, Thing, Hulk, Iron Man, Spider Woman II, Captain America, Nova, Namorita, Thor and Hawkeye)Michael Gallagher, Kevin J. West, Robert Almond, David Sharpe, Evelyn Stein2
41994CCA Marvel Unlimited$2.95
Front coverKevin J. West, Steve Montano
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Ti:Wrath of a woman scorned48 (9)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Jim Hall   I/F-Tom K. Christopher   L-Steve Dutro   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-Lynaire Brust   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Rm:Pages 1-9; Story takes place between Guardians of the Galaxy #50 and 51
Ti:Talon search(5)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Jim Hall   I/F-Tom K. Christopher   L-Steve Dutro   C-Evelyn Stein
Rm:Pages 10-14
Ti:Is bigger better?(5)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Jim Hall   I/F-Tom K. Christopher   L-Steve Dutro   C-Evelyn Stein
Rm:Pages 15-19
Ti:A wing and a prayer(5)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Jim Hall   I/F-Tom K. Christopher   L-Steve Dutro   C-Evelyn Stein
Rm:Pages 20-24
Ti:Act of contrition(5)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Jim Hall   I/F-Tom K. Christopher   L-Steve Dutro   C-Evelyn Stein
Rm:Pages 25-29
Ti:Cat scan(3)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Jim Hall   I/F-Tom K. Christopher, Mark McKenna   L-Steve Dutro   C-Evelyn Stein
Rm:Pages 30-32
Ti:Steppin' out!(5)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Jim Hall   I/F-Jim Amash, Michael Ritter   L-Steve Dutro   C-Evelyn Stein
Rm:Pages 33-37
Ti:The Geeze stands alone(3)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Kevin J. West   I/F-Robert Almond   L-Steve Dutro   C-Evelyn Stein
Rm:Pages 38-40
Ti:Fire in the belly(6)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Ed Lazellari   I/F-Rodney Ramos   L-Steve Dutro   C-Evelyn Stein
Rm:Pages 41-46
Ti:Epilogue(2)
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Jim Hall   I/F-Michael Ritter   L-Steve Dutro   C-Evelyn Stein
Rm:Pages 47-48
Ti:Future History 3/33
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Yancey Labat   I/F-Scott Koblish   L-Loretta Krol   C-Lia Pelosi
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TypeTitleCreditsPgs.
Pin-up/PosterAletaSteve Montano, Evelyn Stein1
Infos and statsThe "Icarus" schematicEliot R. Brown, Lia Pelosi2
Guardians of the Galaxy TPB: Quest for the Shield (1992) Save link
11992/02Not rated$12.95
BkCr:Ed-Craig Anderson   RepEd-John Lewandowski   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco   Dsgn-Joe Kaufman
Front coverJim Valentino, Steve Montano
ISBN:0-87135-879-4
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Ti:But are they ready for... Taserface!22
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Jim Valentino   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-Reneé Witterstaetter   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Rp:Reprint from Guardians of the Galaxy #1
Ti:The Stark truth!22
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Jim Valentino   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-Reneé Witterstaetter   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Rp:Reprint from Guardians of the Galaxy #2
Ti:Split decision22
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Jim Valentino   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-Reneé Witterstaetter   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Rp:Reprint from Guardians of the Galaxy #3
Ti:...And then came the Firelord!22
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Jim Valentino   I/F-Steve Montano   L-John Morelli   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-Reneé Witterstaetter   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Rp:Reprint from Guardians of the Galaxy #4
Ti:A Force to reckon with! / 1: Charlie-27 and Martinex versus Broadside and Brahl / 2: Yondu and Nikki vs. Photon and Scanner22
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Jim Valentino   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-Reneé Witterstaetter   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Rp:Reprint from Guardians of the Galaxy #5
Ti:3: And to the victor -- the shield! / 4: Starhawk and Aleta vs. Eighty Five and Tachyon / Major Vance Astro vs. Interface22
Cr:W-Jim Valentino   P/L-Jim Valentino   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Evelyn Stein   AsiEd-Reneé Witterstaetter   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
Rp:Reprint from Guardians of the Galaxy #6
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Cover galleryGuardians of the Galaxy #1Jim Valentino1
Cover galleryGuardians of the Galaxy #2Jim Valentino, Michael Zeck1
Cover galleryGuardians of the Galaxy #3Jim Valentino, Mike Machlan1
Cover galleryGuardians of the Galaxy #4Jim Valentino, Scott Williams1
Cover galleryGuardians of the Galaxy #5Jim Valentino, Todd McFarlane1
Cover galleryGuardians of the Galaxy #6Jim Valentino, Josef Rubinstein1
Galactic Guardians (1994) Save link
11994/07Marvel Unlimited$1.50
Front coverKevin J. West, Steve Montano
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Ti:Amid the encircling gloom!19
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Kevin J. West   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Tom Vincent   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
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Ti:Future History 2/33
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Yancey Labat   I/F-Scott Koblish   L-Loretta Krol   C-Lia Pelosi
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21994/08Marvel Unlimited$1.50
Front coverKevin J. West, Steve Montano
Marvel Preview
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Ti:I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night22
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Kevin J. West   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Tom Vincent   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
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31994/09Marvel Unlimited$1.50
Front coverKevin J. West, Steve Montano
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Ti:Let him who desires peace prepare for war23
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Kevin J. West   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Tom Vincent   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
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41994/10Marvel Unlimited$1.50
Front coverKevin J. West, Steve Montano
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Ti:What's past is prologue23
Cr:W-Michael Gallagher   P/L-Kevin J. West   I/F-Steve Montano   L-Ken Lopez   C-Tom Vincent   Ed-Craig Anderson   E-i-C-Tom DeFalco
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Guardians of the Galaxy Must Have: Legacy (2008) Save link
12008/09T+$3.99
Front coverClint Langley1
Ti:??
Cr:?
Rm:Reprints
Guardians of the Galaxy Premiere (HC): Earth Shall Overcome (2009) Save link
12009/04A$24.99
Front coverGene Colan
Reprints cover of Marvel Super-Heroes (II) #18 (Marvel Premiere Classic Line 23 / EAN:978-0-7851-3787-0 / Marvel Preview
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Variant coverGene Colan, Ron Wilson
Marvel Premiere Classic Line 24 / EAN:978-0-7851-3786-3 / Marvel Preview
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Ti:Earth shall overcome!?
Cr:W-Arnold Drake   P/L-Gene Colan   I/F-Michael Esposito   L-Herb Cooper   C-[N.G.]
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Super-Heroes (II) #18
Ti:Doomsday 3014!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Sal Buscema   I/F-Frank Giacoia   L-Charlotte Jetter   C-Petra Goldberg   Ed-Roy Thomas
Ch:Captain America I, Thing
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Two-In-One #4
Ti:Seven against the empire!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Sal Buscema   I/F-Michael Esposito   L-Annette Kawecki   C-Petra Goldberg   Ed-Roy Thomas
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I, Thing
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Two-In-One #5
Ti:Eelar moves in mysterious ways!?
Cr:W-Christopher Claremont, Gerald F. Conway, Scott Edelman, Stephen Ross Gerber, Roger Slifer, Len Wein   P/L-Don Heck   I/F-Michael Esposito, David Hunt   L-David Hunt   C-George Roussos   Ed-Len Wein
Rp:Reprint from Giant-Size Defenders #5
Ti:Savage time!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Sal Buscema   I/F-Vincent Colletta   L-Karen Mantlo   C-Irene Vartanoff   Ed-Len Wein
Rp:Reprint from The Defenders (I) #26
Ti:Three worlds to conquer!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Sal Buscema   I/F-Vincent Colletta   L-Joe Rosen   C-Al Wenzel   Ed-Len Wein
Rp:Reprint from The Defenders (I) #27
Ti:My mother, the Badoon!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Sal Buscema   I/F-Frank Giacoia, John Tartaglione   L-Joe Rosen   C-Al Wenzel   Ed-Marv Wolfman
Rp:Reprint from The Defenders (I) #28
Ti:Let my planet go!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Sal Buscema   I/F-Vincent Colletta   L-John Costanza   C-Glynis Oliver-Wein   Ed-Marv Wolfman
Rp:Reprint from The Defenders (I) #29
Guardians of the Galaxy Premiere (HC): The Power of Starhawk (2009) Save link
12009/06A$24.99
Front coverAllen Milgrom
EAN:978-0-7851-3788-7 / Marvel Preview
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Variant coverJohn Romita Sr.
Reprints cover of Marvel Presents #3; Direct Market; Marvel Premiere Classic Line 26 / EAN:978-0-7851-3789-4 / Marvel Preview
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Ti:Just another planet story!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Allen Milgrom   I/F-Pablo Marcos   L-Denise Wohl   C-Phil Rachelson
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Presents #3
Ti:Into the maw of madness!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Allen Milgrom   I/F-Allen Milgrom   L-Irving Watanabe   C-Janice Cohen
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Presents #4
Ti:Planet of the absurd!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Allen Milgrom   I/F-Howard Chaykin   L-Karen Mantlo   C-Janice Cohen
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Presents #5
Ti:The Topographical Man?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Allen Milgrom   I/F-Terry Kevin Austin   L-Irving Watanabe   C-Don Warfield
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Presents #6
Ti:Embrace the void!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Allen Milgrom   I/F-Bob Wiacek   L-Irving Watanabe   C-Petra Goldberg
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Presents #7
Ti:Once upon a time... the Silver Surfer!?
Cr:W-Roger Stern   P/L-Allen Milgrom   I/F-Bob Wiacek   L-James R. Novak   C-Glynis Oliver-Wein
Rm:Framing story for the reprint
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Presents #8
Ti:Breaking up is Death to do! / The last can of worms!?
Cr:W-Stephen Ross Gerber   P/L-Allen Milgrom   I/F-Bob Wiacek   L-Denise Wohl   C-Don Warfield
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Presents #9
Ti:Death-Bird rising!?
Cr:W-Roger Stern   P/L-Allen Milgrom   I/F-Bob Wiacek   L-Irving Watanabe   C-Janice Cohen
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Presents #10
Ti:At war with Arcturus!?
Cr:W-Roger Stern   P/L-Allen Milgrom   I/F-Bob Wiacek   L-Denise Wohl   C-Phil Rachelson
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Presents #11
Ti:The shipyard of deep space!?
Cr:W-Roger Stern   P/L-Allen Milgrom   I/F-Bob Wiacek   L-Irving Watanabe   C-Phil Rachelson
Ch:Guardians of the Galaxy I
Rp:Reprint from Marvel Presents #12