Nova (2012 series) #01 (A Multi-Title Crossover) [SET] — Volume 01: Origin

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The New Human Rocket roars into action!

Sam Alexander is a kid bound by the gravity of a small town.

And a father whose ridiculous, drunken fairy tales about a "Nova Corps" were just another heavy burden.

But lucky for Sam, gravity soon won't even matter...

And those troubles will be a billion miles away.

It's a boy, a helmet and an Intergalactic Legacy!

As Sam trains with the Guardians of Galaxy's Gamora and Rocket Raccoon, the helmet leads Nova into intergalactic conflict that will affect the entire Marvel Universe!

Mysteries are revealed in this breathtaking new series by the best-selling, award-winning team of Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness!

 

 

Collecting the Complete "Origin" Story-Arc in issues #1-5 Plus the Prequel stories in Point One #1 and Marvel Now" Point One #1. 

 

 

Point One (2011 one-shot) #1
By Jeph Loeb & Ed McGuinness / Dexter Vines. 
"Harbinger"  NOVA Preview Origin pt 1 (of 2)   Featuring The First Appearance of Sam Alexander, the New Nova, 
Here are seven all-new stories that set the stage for everything coming your way in 2012 from the biggest names in the comics industry. Bendis, Brubaker & All-Star Cast bring Seven all-new stories that lead to Avengers vs. X-Men, The Defenders, The Scarlet Spider & More! “Behold the Watcher” (Issue's Framing Sequence), "The Myth of Man" starring the X-Terminated, "The Scarlet Thread" starring Kaine The Scarlet Spider, "Yin & Yang" starring Coldmoon and Dragonfire, "The Shaman of Greenwich Village" starring Doctor Strange, "Age of Ultron" starring the Avengers
Marvel Now! Point One (2012 one-shot) #1
By Jeph Loeb & Ed McGuinness / Dexter Vines. 
“Diamondhead”  NOVA Preview Origin pt 2 (of 2) + More.
Join some of the biggest names in comics as they give fans a look inside of the future of the Marvel Universe... Marvel NOW! 6 all-new tales that combine to tell one, earth-shattering story. 64 pages of action and adventure brought you by Brian Michael Bendis, Matt Fraction, Mike Allred, Ed McGuinness and more! The official starting point to Marvel's next big thing, Marvel NOW! THE FUTURE OF MARVEL IS NOW!
Nova (2012 series) #1
By Jeph Loeb & Ed McGuinness. 
“Nova”  Origin pt 1 (of 5)
The Human Rocket returns! You’ve followed him through the history making (and changing!) AvX and now the mystery of the all-new Nova are revealed in this breathtaking new ongoing by the best-selling, award winning team of Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness (RED HULK, Avengers X-Sanction). Sam Alexander is a kid bound by the gravity of a small town and a father whose ridiculous, drunken fairy tales about a “Nova Corps” were just another heavy burden in a life full of them. But luckily for Sam Alexander…soon gravity won’t even matter. And those troubles? It’s like they’re a billion miles away.
Nova (2012 series) #2
By Jeph Loeb & Ed McGuinness. 
“Believe”  Origin pt 2 (of 5)
A boy, a helmet, and an intergalactic legacy! Sam Alexander isn't just any 15-year old, he's just been recruited to the Nova Corps: the Universe's police force. What do you get when you pair a raccoon, a green alien lady and a scared teenager? An amazingly awesome origin tale!
Nova (2012 series) #3
By Jeph Loeb & Ed McGuinness. 
“Train”  Origin pt 3 (of 5)
It's time for Sam Alexander's Training Day. And with the Guardians of Galaxy' s Gamora and Rocket Raccoon in charge, Nova soon learns that old lesson "Practice Makes Painful!"
Nova (2012 series) #4
By Jeph Loeb & Ed McGuinness. 
“Betrayal”  Origin pt 4 (of 5)
The comic everyone is talking about continues! The mysteries surrounding the disappearance of Sam's dad deepen and the helmet leads Nova into intergalactic conflict that will affect the entire Marvel Universe!
Nova (2012 series) #5
By Jeph Loeb & Ed McGuinness. 
“Victory”  Origin pt 5 (of 5)
The origin of the most talked about new character of the year comes to a shattering conclusion. Jeph Loeb and Ed McGuinness, two of the most popular creators in comics, bring you an Infinite-ly dramatic turning point in the life of Nova as he discovers that something out in the galaxy is threatening everything he knows.