Armor Hunters (2014 mini-series) #1 (A Multi-Title Crossover) [SET] — The Greatest Hunt of All; The Complete Saga (All Variant Covers)

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EARTH WILL BE THE GREATEST HUNT OF ALL! 

When Aric of Dacia returned to Earth with the stolen X-O Manowar armor of an alien race, he thought he'd finally found a weapon to guard the peace and kingdom he'd struggled so long to secure.

But now, a relentless and surgical strike team from the farthest reaches of space - sworn to exterminate the armor and all like it - have found their final target!

The ARMOR HUNTERS are coming.

They will hunt.

They will trap.

They will kill.

And they will rid the universe of the X-O Manowar armor's incalculable destructive power...

Even if it means taking the Earth with it. 

In the tradition of the universe-shaking HARBINGER WARS, be here when New York Times bestselling writer Robert Venditti and superstar artist Doug Braithwaite launch Valiant's biggest heroes into the year's blockbuster crossover event:

ARMOR HUNTERS! 

 

 

Collecting the Complete Armor Hunters Story-Arc contained in #1-4 Plus Unity #8-11, X-O Manowar #26-29, Armor Hunters: Bloodshot #1-3, Armor Hunters: Harbinger #1-3 and Armor Hunters: Aftermath, All published Variant Subscription Covers. 

 

 

Valiant First Pullbox Preview (2014 series) #2 
By Robert Venditti & Doug Braithwaite. 
Armor Hunters Preview
Get a Sneak Peek at the Upcoming Mega-Event, Armor Hunters! 
Valiant First Pullbox Preview (2014 series) #3
By Joe Harris & Trevor Hairsine and Joshua Dysart & Robert Gill. 
Armor Hunters: Bloodshot & Armor Hunters: Harbinger Previews.
Get a Sneak Peek at the Tie-In's for the Upcoming Mega-Event, Armor Hunters! 
Armor Hunters (2014 mini-series) #1 (of 4) (Variant Chrome Cover - Jorge Molina)
By Robert Venditti & Doug Braithwaite. 
“Quarry”  Armor Hunters pt 1 (of 18)
This summer, Earth will be the greatest hunt of all when VALIANT FIRST unleashes the first issue of 2014’s must-read crossover event – ARMOR HUNTERS – from superstar creators Robert Venditti and Doug Braithwaite!  A relentless and surgical strike team from the farthest reaches of space – sworn to exterminate the X-O Manowar armor and all like it – have finally found their last target. They will hunt. They will trap. They will kill. And they will rid the universe of the X-O Manowar’s incalculable destructive power…even if it means taking the Earth with it! 
Unity (2013 series) #8 (Variant Chrome Cover - Mico Suayan)
By Matt Kindt & Stephen Segovia.
“The Rot”  The Hunt pt 4 (of 5)
ARMOR HUNTERS descends on Valiant's all-star superteam in an all-new story arc from New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt and red-hot artist Stephen Segovia!  When an ultra-powerful threat from deep space begins brutalizing Earth, humanity's first response is - who else? - the fearless team of heroes, soldiers, and short fuses called Unity! Now it's down to Ninjak, Eternal Warrior and Livewire - plus some special surprise recruits - to lead the assault on the Armor Hunters' frontline...even if they die trying! 
X-O Manowar (2012 series) #26 (Variant Chrome Cover - Clayton Crain)
By Robert Venditti & Diego Bernard.
“Tail Tales”  Armor Hunters pt 3 (of 18) 
ARMOR HUNTERS unleashes an all-new starting point for the world's most wanted hero - X-O Manowar - right here with a brand new story arc by Robert Venditti and Diego Bernard!  Abducted from his own time by a vicious alien race, the courageous Visigoth warrior known as Aric of Dacia spent years in slavery among the stars before escaping with his captors' most feared weapon - the X-O Manowar armor. Now, stranded in the modern day, the world's most primitive man also just happens to wield its most powerful weapon. But what is the X-O Manowar armor? And who before Aric of Dacia dared to wield its incalculable power? The ARMOR HUNTERS hold the key to the armor's untold history and - one way or another - they'll crush anything that dares threaten their secret.
Armor Hunters (2014 mini-series) #2 (of 4) (Variant "Detachable Mask" Cover - Rian Hughes)
By Robert Venditti & Doug Braithwaite.
“Armor Hunters” pt 4 (of 18) 
SURRENDER THE ARMOR OR EARTH WILL DIE!  Following the shocking final moments of the previous issue, the Armor Hunters have made their intentions clear, and unless X-O Manowar is turned over to them immediately, thousands of innocents will become additional casualties of this already brutal war. Valiant’s most formidable heroes are about to go on the offensive, but the Armor Hunters have another trick up their sleeve, and this one will change the battle forever. Who will live? Who will die? The world will know what it feels like to be POWERLESS as Valiant’s massive summer crossover continues!
Armor Hunters: Bloodshot (2014 mini-series) #1 (of 3) (Variant Chrome Cover - Phillip Tan)
By Joe Harris & Trevor Hairsine.
“Armor Hunters” pt 5 (of 18) 
The hunters become the hunted!  With the major capitals of Earth under siege by the Armor Hunters, the world’s most dangerous weapon has decided to come in from the cold – and into the service of the top-secret Military Extraterrestrial Reconnaissance Outpost (M.E.R.O.)! But when one of the Armor Hunters’ own stages an extraterrestrial jailbreak inside of M.E.R.O.’s fortified command center, the nanite-enhanced commando known as Bloodshot will become the last thing standing between the galaxy’s most feared team of hunter-killers and a classified arsenal of secret weapons far too deadly for human hands!
Armor Hunters: Harbinger (2014 mini-series) #1 (of 3) (Variant Chrome Cover - Lewis Larosa)
By Joshua Dysart & Robert Gill.
“Tights”  The Hunt Aftermath
Earth is besieged by alien enforcers, and some of the most powerful people on the planet...are the kids!  The Harbinger Renegades are still reeling from a tragic death in their ranks, but in the face of monumental destruction they'll find unlikely allies in a fellow group of super-powerful teenagers. But is Generation Zero here to help...or just looking out for themselves?
Unity (2013 series) #9 (Regular Cover - Mico Suayan)
By Matt Kindt & Stephen Segovia.
“Armor Hunters” pt 7 (of 18) 
Time to bring in…Bloodshot!  The unrelenting forces of the Armor Hunters have wreaked havoc on planet Earth, leaving terror and destruction in their wake. Now, our last, best chance at standing against the calculating wrath of the Hunters comes in the form of Unity – Livewire, Ninjak, Eternal Warrior, and their latest recruit…BLOODSHOT?! But can they stop these galactic intruders before they capture X-O Manowar and destroy the Earth? 
*** No Variant Subscription Cover was Published.
X-O Manowar (2012 series) #27 (Regular Cover - Miguel Sepulveda)
By Robert Venditti & Diego Bernard.
“Armor Hunters” pt 8 (of 18) 
Hunt it. Trap it. Kill it.  The Armor Hunters are the most dangerous fighters in the universe – unparalleled in their abilities to catch and destroy their prey. Their mission has been long and unforgiving…and has featured the destruction of many X-O Manowar armors. For the first time, we see the brutal beginnings of the Hunters…and the devastation they have vowed to combat.
*** No Variant Subscription Cover was Published.
Armor Hunters (2014 mini-series) #3 (of 4) (Variant "Valiantcraft" Cover - Donovan Santiago)
By Robert Venditti & Doug Braithwaite.
“Armor Hunters” pt 9 (of 18) 
ALL OUT WAR! Five alien Armor Hunters now control the planet, millions are dead – and that was only the beginning!  But if X-O Manowar surrenders now, will he spare the Earth…or spell its doom? And, as the world descends into pandemonium, can Bloodshot and the Unity team finally pinpoint a weakness in an enemy with more power, more endurance, and more technology? When you can’t find a way to win…you’d better find a way to cheat! Valiant’s summer crossover sensation rockets toward a climax so big it’s going to register on the Richter scale!
Armor Hunters: Bloodshot (2014 mini-series) #2 (of 3) (Variant "Valiantcraft" Cover - Donovan Santiago)
By Joe Harris & Trevor Hairsine.
“Armor Hunters” pt 10 (of 18) 
Massacre in M.E.R.O.!  Something deadly has escaped and is running loose in the underbelly of America’s Military Extraterrestrial Reconnaissance Outpost (M.E.R.O.)! With all hands on deck dealing with the fallout of the Armor Hunters’ attack, it’s down to Bloodshot and M.E.R.O.’s number one officer, Colonel Jamie Capshaw, to stop the alien menace only known as…Malgam! Spoilers on: not everyone is going to get out of this in one piece! 
Armor Hunters: Harbinger (2014 mini-series) #2 (of 3) (Variant "Valiantcraft" Cover - Donovan Santiago)
By Joshua Dysart & Robert Gill.
“Armor Hunters” pt 11 (of 18) 
Under siege…and out of control!  The Armor Hunters have decimated a major metropolis, and the battle to save the survivors still rages. In the midst of the devastation, the volatile team of Harbinger Foundation escapees called Generation Zero are about to stumble headlong into an insidious alien counteroffensive – one with the potential to bring down not just a city, but the entire world. When push comes to shove, can this group of immensely powerful, immensely temperamental teenagers be trusted to repel the Armor Hunters’ second wave? Absolutely not…but they’re the only chance we’ve got!
Unity (2013 series) #10 (Variant "Valiantcraft" Cover - Donovan Santiago)
By Matt Kindt & Stephen Segovia.
“Armor Hunters” pt 12 (of 18) 
Mankind is locked in a life or death struggle against the alien Armor Hunters, and the fate of civilization itself now lies with the unlikely team of short-tempered walking weapons called Unity! Can X-O Manowar give Ninjak, Livewire, and the Eternal Warrior enough of an edge to stop the galaxy’s most feared team of hunter-killers before more die? There’s no quarter asked and none given as Valiant’s all-star superteam goes on the offensive!
X-O Manowar (2012 series) #28 (Variant "Valiantcraft" Cover - Donovan Santiago)
By Robert Venditti & Diego Bernard.
“Armor Hunters” pt 13 (of 18) 
From across the void…the true history of the Armor Hunters revealed!  In the far reaches of deep space, an elite and hardened corps of soldiers has protected the galaxy by eliminating one unparalleled threat – a plague of X-O Manowar armors that has driven the universe to the brink of madness. Now, for the first time, Robert Venditti opens the vault to reveal the stunning secret of the Armor Hunters – who they are, where they come from, and why a terrible secret from their past now threatens the present! 
Armor Hunters: Bloodshot (2014 mini-series) #3 (of 3) (Regular Cover - Philip Tan)
By Joe Harris & Trevor Hairsine / Mark Pennington.
“Armor Hunters” pt 14 (of 18) 
ALIENS VS...BLOODSHOT!  M.E.R.O. headquarters has been evacuated, and Bloodshot is the only thing left standing between the alien prisoner called Malgam and the outside world. Battle-worn and brutalized, can Bloodshot survive one final confrontation with an extraterrestrial foe augmented by the unholy power of the X-O Manowar armor? If you thought the first two chapters were hardcore, stay out the splash zone because the Armor Hunters just picked the wrong soldier to fuss with! 
*** No Variant Subscription Cover was Published.
Armor Hunters: Harbinger (2014 mini-series) #3 (of 3) (Regular Cover - Lewis Larosa)
By Joshua Dysart & Robert Gill.
“Armor Hunters” pt 15 (of 18) 
Harbinger team-up!  Mexico City just became ground zero for the Armor Hunters’ invasion of Earth, and the runaway army of super-powered soldiers called Generation Zero needs to bring in back-up. Better call…the Renegades?! But when powerhouse brawler Torque and lighter-than-air free spirit Zephyr join the fight, things are about to go from bleak to brutal as the Earth’s first extraterrestrial invasion force unleashes an engine of global destruction with one sole purpose – to terminate…with extreme prejudice.
*** No Variant Subscription Cover was Published.
Unity (2013 series) #11 (Regular Cover - Mico Suayan)
By Matt Kindt & Stephen Segovia.
“Armor Hunters” pt 16 (of 18) 
Last hope. Last stand.  In the wake of Livewire's stunning sacrifice, how will X-O Manowar, Ninjak, and the Eternal Warrior comes to terms? With a punishing revenge mission led by Bloodshot, that's how! If it bleeds, they can kill it...and the leaner, meaner Unity team just became a living, breathing box of armor-piercing rounds. The Armor Hunters put Earth in their bullseye... Now, the bullseye bites back!  
*** No Variant Subscription Cover was Published.
X-O Manowar (2012 series) #29 (Regular Cover - Cafu)
By Robert Venditti & Diego Bernard.
“Armor Hunters” pt 17 (of 18) 
Broken kingdom!  The world has changed for Aric of Dacia – the armored earthbound hero known as X-O Manowar. Unable to protect his friends and allies from the interstellar hunters sworn to kill him, the Visigoth warrior who would be king now recoils from the horrendous consequences – even as a threatening new future looms. Everything changes now! 
*** No Variant Subscription Cover was Published.
Armor Hunters (2014 mini-series) #4 (of 4) (Variant Subscription Cover - Tom Fowler)
By Robert Venditti & Doug Braithwaite.
“Armor Hunters” pt 18 (of 18) 
That was just a battle… Now get ready for the war!  X-O Manowar has played the ultimate gambit, and finally leveled the playing field against the villainous Armor Hunters. But the galaxy’s deadliest killers haven’t come this far just to surrender! Their final charge is now upon us…and it will take the combined powers of X-O Manowar, Unity, Bloodshot and the rest of the Earth’s most formidable heroes to save our world from a full-scale cosmic reckoning. The summer’s biggest crossover event is going out with a BIG bang – and, when the smoke clears, everything you thought you knew about the Valiant U will be forever changed!
Armor Hunters: Aftermath (2014 one-shot) #1 (Regular Cover - Diego Bernard)
By Robert Venditti & Cafu.
“Armor Hunters” Epilogue
The fallout of the summer's blistering crossover event starts now - and no hero can escape what happens next!    The ARMOR HUNTERS invasion has passed, leaving massive casualties and a fractured populace in its wake.  Don't miss the epilogue to Robert Venditti's galaxy spanning epic, ARMOR HUNTERS, in the book that will set a new status quo for all of your favorite heroes! Find out here as X-O MANOWAR, UNITY, BLOODSHOT, THE HARBINGER RENEGADES and many more forge a new frontline of defense for the people of Earth! 
*** No Variant Subscription Cover was Published.