Appearing in 1st story
- Turk Barrett
- Guardians of the Galaxy
- Super-Skrull (Kl'rt)
- Adam Warlock (Resurrection)
- Hank Pym (Soul fragment)
- Nova Corps
- Contemplator (Tath Ki) (Death)
- "Old Woman Gamora"
- Unnamed aliens infected with the Ultron Virus (Only appearance; death)
- Ultron / Hank Pym
- Magus (Death)
- The Hand (Mentioned)
- Odinson (Mentioned)
- Captain Marvel (Carol Danvers)
- Captain Marvel (Monica Rambeau) (First appearance)
- Captain Marvel (Mar-Vell) (First appearance)
- Captain Marvel (First appearance)
- Fraternity of Raptors (Referenced)
- Hela (Invoked)
- Skrull Empire (Mentioned)
- Ramses II (Statues)
- Ma'at (Carving)
- Re-Harakhte (Carving)
- Ego the Living Planet
- Universal Church of Truth (Mentioned)
- God (Yahweh) (Invoked)
Races and Species:
- Frost Giants
- Sentinels (Mentioned)
- Human-Kree Hybrids
- Human-Spartoi Hybrids
- Flora colossi
- Sakaaran Imperials
- Cosmic Beings
- Genius Loci
- Prime Marvel Universe
- Several unidentified realities (First appearance)
- Ultron Virus
- Adamantium (On Logan's claws)
- Infinity Stones
- Captains Marvel's Suits
- Nova Stars
- Raptor Armor
- Ant-Man's Helmet and Suits
Synopsis for 1st story
Somewhere in the wilds of Canada, Logan is attacked by a group of aliens infected with the Ultron Virus, who are looking for the Space Stone in his possession to give to their master. Logan easily kills them all with the help of the stone's power, which lets him teleport. Suddenly, Loki appears in front of him and tries to convince him to leave the burden of the stone to him. Logan doesn't trust the Trickster God, so, after stabbing him in the face, he teleports away saying he's going to use the Gem for the mutants' sake and that should the wielders of the others show up, he'll grab theirs, too. Loki is left complaining alone about Logan's carelessness for the fate of their reality, which he believes to be in great peril because of the Stones' resurfacing.
The Power Stone is now so large it cannot even be moved. It resides on the planet Xitaung and was found by Star-Lord and Richard Rider during a mission for the Nova Corps. Right now, as the Novas could not keep their find secret, the Fraternity of Raptors and the Chitauri are waging war against them to obtain the Stone for themselves. The Guardians of the Galaxy are in the eye of the storm, with Gamora intending to go find the Soul Stone, where a part of her soul is trapped in, with Star-Lord more cautious and undecided on which way to go.
Back in the Milky Way upon Ego, all this is being explained to Magus by the Contemplator, forced by Adam Warlock's doppelganger to reveal the locations of the Stones for him to gather them all. When finished, the Contemplator explains he has made sure Magus would be noticed by other contenders for the Stones and, as he says that, Ultron opens a hole in Magus's chest, killing him. Ultron kills the Contemplator as well, as he says he won't reveal to him the location of the others; meanwhile, inside Ultron's newly acquired Soul Gem is Hank Pym, who looks on in despair at the works of his "son." Beside him, an old Gamora, the part of her soul that Gamora is looking for, explains to him they are trapped there forever.
The Infinity Stones. Individually, they grant their wielder great power. Together, they grant the power of a god. Newly reformed and scattered throughout the universe, these artifacts allow the ones who claim them their heart’s desire. Now, as their locations are discovered, forces converge for a battle that will begin the universe down a dark path to the END. Jump onto this exciting ride that will lead to the biggest Infinity yet! Plus: The saga of the Infinity Stones — what they are and how they came to be! From creation to destruction to re-creation, this prose primer will tell you everything you need to know about the legendary cosmic gems!
- This issue features a recap sequence named The Saga of the Infinity Stones... which was written by Mike O'Sullivan based on stories by Jason Aaron, Brian Michael Bendis, Gerry Duggan, Brian Reed, Jonathan Hickman, Jim Starlin, and Roy Thomas. It features the artwork of Jim Cheung, Steve Epting, Gil Kane, Aaron Kuder, Frazer Irving, Ron Lim, George Pérez, Tom Raney, Esad Ribic, John Romita Jr., Jim Starlin, and Marcus To.
- The current iteration of the Multiverse is erroneously identified as the ninth in The Saga of the Infinity Stones... recap sequence when it's actually the eighth, as established in Ultimates Vol 2 #1.
- In the double page showcasing the Captains Marvel of different realities, the final panel (which is cut off by the margin) offers the partial image of an alternate Captain Marvel sporting the same outfit (save for color alterations) as the original Captain Marvel created by Fawcett Comics and currently owned by DC Comics.
- Based on preliminary artwork posted by Mike Deodato Jr. on Instagram, Fawcett's Captain Marvel was originally colored with the character's actual color scheme.
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- ↑ Deodato Jr., Mike (2 March 2018). Mike Deodato on Instagram: "Captain Marvel. Colors by Frank Martin.. Instagram. Retrieved on 2 March 2018.
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