Peter Quill, kidnapped from Earth as a child, finds himself joining with some other intergalactic criminals to prevent a fanatical warlord from gaining control of a dangerous item capable of destroying planets.
See also: vol. 2.
A young Peter Quill sees his dying mother in the hospital.
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Peter Quill runs out of the hospital and gets taken into a spaceship.
Nova Prime runs the defense and evacuation of the city.
Yondu is surrounded by Ronan's soldiers after his ship crashes and he uses his arrow to kill them all.
Civilians run down the street as things explode behind them.
Dey's wife and child run across a bridge that is almost destroyed in the attack.
Peter Quill and the Guardians are taken outside to see the newly rebuilt Milano.