Guardians of the Galaxy #9

Writer: Dan Abnett Artist: Brad Walker Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: January 21, 2009 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 4
7.7Critic Rating
8.5User Rating

Star-Lord...trapped in the Negative Zone Prison...under attack from King Blastaar and his barbarian hordes! Will Rocket Raccoon and his new Guardians arrive in time to save their leader? Given their recent run of luck, probably not! Plus, cool art by Star Wars penciler Bong Dazo staggering revelations about Adam Warlock – as events continue to build to WAR OF KINGS! Surely you must be there for the next chapter of the series that has raving: “If you aren’t reading GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY yet, now is the time to get a taste of the awesome that is Rocket Raccoon and the gang.” more

  • 9.5
    X-Man's Comic Blog - x-man75 Feb 6, 2009

    I LOVE this comic book. All I can do is implore anybody who reads this post to go out and buy issues of this series. By far, this is one of the superior titles Marvel is publishing monthly. PLEASE, yes I'm willing to beg, PLEASE buy this comic book. Read Full Review

  • 7.6
    IGN - Daniel Crown Jan 21, 2009

    Yet if you can get past the artistic woes, Guardians #9 remains another outstanding installment of one of the most reliable titles on the shelf. I remain hopeful that War of Kings will bring more people on board, as there are still a large number of people missing out on Abnett and Lanning's best book. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comic Book Resources - Doug Zawisza Jan 25, 2009

    In all, this book is still an exciting high-octane read, but the art needs to find solid footing akin to what this title enjoyed through Pelletier's dedication to this book. I'm not saying that Pelletier's style has to be aped or imitated here, I'm just saying that "Guardians of the Galaxy" needs solid art that is stable month in and month out. Otherwise, this title could be doomed before it really has a chance to reel in new fans from the "War of Kings" event. Read Full Review

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