Appearing in 1st story
- Star-Lord (Peter Quill) (Main story and flashback)
- Spartax Empire
- Captain Victoria (First appearance)
- Unnamed Spartax soldiers
- Father James (First appearance)
- Meredith Quill (Grave)
- Unnamed orphans
- Guardians of the Galaxy (Only in flashback)
- Thanos (Mentioned)
- J'son (Mentioned)
Races and Species:
- Earth (Only in flashback)
Synopsis for 1st story
- Synopsis not yet written
From the pages of GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY!
A brand new series from SAM HUMPHRIES and PACO MEDINA! In this exciting first issue, Peter Quill battles the badoon, fights to save an orphanage, and still finds time for some flirting with Kitty Pryde--but it's all in a day's work for the STAR-LORD!
- Paco Medina is credited as the cover artist, even though it even has Steve McNiven's signature on it.