A boy, a helmet, and an intergalactic legacy!
Sam Alexander isn't just any 15-year old, he's just been recruited to the Nova Corps: the Universe's police force.
What do you get when you pair a raccoon, a green alien lady and a scared teenager? An amazingly awesome origin tale!
Warning this section contains spoilers!!
Sam wakes up in the Hospital surrounded by Rocket Racoon and Gamora who have his father’s helmet Sam is shocked by what he sees and calls Rocket Racoon a Racoon but this gets Rocket Racoon angry and he shoots at Sam but misses Sam runs out of the room and bumps into a nurse who after thinking that Sam is delusional takes him back to his ward and helps him get to sleep. Rocket Racoon and Gamora have disappeared from Sam’s room and have left his helmet under his bed.
Sam wakes up in the night due to his Nova helmet making a noise and lighting up he walks outside with it but throws it away thinking it’s a joke, but Sam goes back to it because it won’t stop making a noise and puts the helmet on and becomes Nova. Sam is then shown a holographic projection of his father but parts of the message are missed out due to distortion but it says that something has gone wrong and that Sam should trust Rocket Racoon and Gamora and that he loves him the message then ends. Sam finds himself in the air and then falls to the ground and hits some cars.
In the morning Sam’s mother comes to find him in the hospital and that Sam is perfectly healthy. Sam returns home and gets his Nova helmet and tries to get the hologram of his dad back but in the end he decides to put the helmet on and tries out his powers and eventually manages to fly and goes into space and ends up crashing into the moon where he sees the Watcher standing over him and wonders what he has got himself into