Unity (2013 series) #01 (A Multi-Title Crossover) [SET] — Volume 01: To Kill a King (Variant Orderall Covers) [B]

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To kill a King...

They created an Army!

X-O Manowar finally has it all, and his people finally have a land they can call home...

But threats from all sides now threaten to destroy the man inside the armor, Aric of Dacia, and the peace he has struggled to secure. 

The world's most dangerous man, Toyo Harada, has been struck by the one thing he never thought possible...

Fear!

Halfway across the globe, a new power threatens to topple modern civilization and, to preempt the cataclysm that is to come, Harada will unite the most unforgiving team the world has ever known:

UNITY.

Their mission:

Defeat the threat responsible for the destruction of MI-6, the decimation of an alien world, and the occupation of Eastern Europe...

Unseat the warrior king armed with the universe's most powerful weapon...

Kill X-O Manowar! 

 

 

Collecting the Complete eight-issue "To Kill a King" Story-Arc in Unity issues #1-4, All Variant Orderall covers with issue #1 the Variant Orderall "B" cover Plus the Crossover issues X-O Manowar #19-22, including All Published Variant Orderall covers. 

 

 

Unity (2013 series) #1 (Variant Orderall "B" Cover - Bryan Hitch)
By Matt Kindt & Doug Braithwaite. 
"To Kill a King" pt 1 (of 4)
The world’s most dangerous man, Toyo Harada, has been struck by the one thing he never thought possible – fear. Halfway across the globe, a new power threatens to topple modern civilization and, to preempt the cataclysm that is to come, Harada will unite the most lethal, most volatile, most unforgiving team the world has ever known – UNITY. Their mission: defeat the warrior king armed with the universe’s most powerful weapon. Kill X-O Manowar! Be here when New York Times best-selling writer Matt Kindt and superstar artist Doug Braithwaite launch Valiant’s first-ever superteam into the landmark comic book event of the year with an all-new ongoing series in UNITY #1! You’ve heard the buzz, you’ve seen the reviews. If you still haven’t jumped onto Valiant Comics, the time is now! This November, UNITY is the perfect entry point for new readers.
X-O Manowar (2012 series) #19 (Variant Pullbox Cover - Miguel Sepulveda)
By Robert Venditti & Cary Nord. 
“Challenges”  A Unity Crossover  
X-O Manowar goes head-to-head against the forces of UNITY! Aric of Dacia has fought to reclaim the ancestral lands of the Visigoths – and he has bled for it. But nothing he has faced before can prepare him for the combined might of UNITY – and the deadly combination of Harada, Ninjak, Eternal Warrior and Livewire! New York Times best-selling writer Robert Venditti and Eisner Award winner Cary Nord reunite for a landmark story at the heart of UNITY.
Unity (2013 series) #2 (Variant Orderall Cover - Travel Foreman)
By Matt Kindt & Doug Braithwaite. 
"To Kill a King" pt 2 (of 4)
Broken but not beaten…Unity has to put down X-O Manowar and avert nuclear war. But Harada’s super-team lasted a grand total of five minutes last issue before they were taken out. Time for Unity 2.0…but how do you get a cast of malcontents, egotists, immortal warriors, and manipulative backstabbers to work together? The answer? You don’t tell them they’re working together.
X-O Manowar (2012 series) #20 (Regular Cover - Kalman Andrasofsky)
By  Robert Venditti & Cary Nord. 
“Control”  A Unity Crossover
Head-to-head with Toyo Harada and the forces of UNITY!  X-O Manowar finally has it all, and his people finally have a land they can call home…but threats from all sides now threaten to destroy Aric and the peace he has struggled to secure. While unrest stirs and Aric’s camp threatens to rebel against him, the most dangerous strike force ever assembled – UNITY – have joined forces with the Harbinger Foundation’s Toyo Harada to achieve but one goal: kill Aric of Dacia.
*** No Variant Orderall Cover Published
Unity (2013 series) #3 (Variant Orderall Cover - J. G. Jones)
By Matt Kindt & Doug Braithwaite. 
"To Kill a King" pt 3 (of 4)
Enter: Livewire!  On an airtight team of stone-cold soldiers, Amanda McKee is the one variable in the equation that equals absolute kill. Now, as the last woman standing against the unstoppable force known as X-O Manowar, the Harbinger Foundation’s most seasoned technopath has just added one new item to her resume – newest bearer of the X-O Manowar armor and the finger behind the trigger of the universe’s most powerful weapon. Watch out world…this means trouble.
X-O Manowar (2012 series) #21 (Regular Cover - Shane Davis)
By Robert Venditti & Cary Nord. 
“Asylum”  A Unity Crossover
X-O Manowar: Prisoner of War! Stripped of the X-O Manowar armor, Aric of Dacia has been imprisoned and interrogated at an off-the-grid black site. But what knowledge could the governments of the world want from a man who has journeyed 1,600 years to the present? A man who liberated an alien planet? A man who once wielded the most powerful weapon in existence? What knowledge could they want, you ask? All of it. And the agents of UNITY will extract every one of Aric of Dacia’s secrets by any means necessary.
*** No Variant Orderall Cover Published
Unity (2013 series) #4 (Variant Orderall Cover - Reily Rossmo)
By Matt Kindt & Doug Braithwaite. 
"United We Fall”  To Kill a King pt 4 (of 4)
UNITY divided!  Here comes heavyweight showdown you’ve been waiting for! As Harada’s secret machinations come to light, the newly minted UNITY team will be faced with a choice that will change this team forever – and the Valiant Universe along with it. Get ready for a world-shaking battle royale as the final installment of UNITY’s first adventure pits X-O Manowar and Toyo Harada against the most dangerous battalion ever united – and each other.
X-O Manowar (2012 series) #22 (Variant Orderall Cover - Will Conrad)
By Robert Venditti & Cary Nord. 
“The Price of Peace”  To Kill a King Epilogue 
When X-O Manowar thought he had finally found peace, he instead found only more war, death, and destruction… Now, at his lowest point, Aric of Dacia’s fate rests in the hands with the most unlikely of allies. Will X-O Manowar regain his lost power and seek bloody vengeance on his enemies, or will be forge a new path? The beginning of a brand new era for Valiant’s flagship hero starts here.