For a while there people were wondering if Iron Man would be a member of the upcoming GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY series being written by Brian Michael Bendis and scheduled to hit comic shops on March 27th, and it seems now we have a definitive answer. Marvel recently released the solicit for the first issue and accompanying trading cards giving us a better look at what fans and readers can expect from the series. Check out the trading card images illustrated by artist Steve Mcniven below and let us know if you will be picking up this series next month.
Head To The Stars With GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY Trading Cards!
This March, Guardians of the Galaxy #1 launches in style with special limited edition trading cards, ONLY available at select retail shops hosting a launch party! That’s right, one of the biggest launches of the year just got bigger with one of a kind collector’s items! Courtesy of blockbuster creators Brian Michael Bendis (All New X-Men, Age Of Ultron) and Steve McNiven (Civil War, Old Man Logan), fans are in for the ride of their life as the Guardians of the Galaxy put their lives on the line for the sake of the Marvel Universe. There’s a new rule in the galaxy, and it’s put Earth off limits to any outsiders. But why has Earth become so important? That’s what Star Lord, Gamora, Drax, Rocket Raccoon, Groot AND Iron Man are about to discover.
But that’s not all! ONE of these trading cards will not be as readily available as the others. But which one? Well you’ll have to head on over to a local participating retailer to find out!
So what are you waiting for? Go on out and reserve a copy of Guardians of the Galaxy #1 today!
Retailers: Time is running out to participate in a Guardians of the Galaxy Launch Party, please check with your Diamond representitve or the Marvel Mailer for details.
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY #1
Written by Brian Michael Bendis
Pencils & Cover by Steve McNiven
FOC – 2/18/13, ON SALE 3/27/13