Appearing in 1st story
- Meredith Quill (Only in flashback)
- J'Son of Spartax (First appearance) (Only in flashback)
- Starlord (Peter Quill) (Main story and flashback)
- Coogan (Peter Quill's classmate) (Only in flashback)
- Peter's friend from school (Only in flashback)
- Guardians of the Galaxy
- Badoon soldiers (Only in flashback)
- Meredith's mom (Behind the scenes) (Only in flashback)
- Nurse Holloway (First appearance) (Only in flashback)
- Meredith's ex-boyfriend (Mentioned) (Only in flashback)
- A young girl Coogan was bullying (Only in flashback)
Races and Species:
- Spartax (First appearance)
- Human-Spartax Hybrids
- Flora colossi
- Jason's spaceship (Only in flashback)
- Badoon spaceship (Only in flashback)
- The Guardians' ship (First appearance)
Synopsis for 1st story
- Synopsis not yet written
Move over Avengers....the Guardians got this.
Star-Lord. Gamora. Drax. Rocket Raccoon. Groot. …and the Invincible Iron Man?! The Marvel Universe just got bigger as the legendary cosmic epic returns in the hands of superstar creators Brian Michael Bendis (Avengers, All-New X-Men) and Steve McNiven (Civil War; Old Man Logan).
In this special prelude issue meet the man behind the Guardians: Star-Lord… and discover how this child of Earth became the leader of the rag-taggiest of teams in all the Galaxy. All setting the stage for next month’s historic Guardians of the Galaxy #1. This is the start of something big, Marvel fans.
- The comic young Peter Quill is reading is Marvel Premiere #41.