James Gunn posted the following image of Nebula, played by Karen Gillan in the movie, from the Guardians of the Galaxy comic book prelude by Dan Abnett, Andy Lanning and Wellington Alves.
DnA visited the set of the Guardians a few times, and recently Abnett let it be known that James Gunn was instrumental in getting the cosmic duo back on board the comics.
The issue becomes available in April.
Gunn posted the following image on Facebook with:
This was just sent to the printer - art from Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Prelude No. 1 featuring Nebula (inspired by Karen Gillan in the movie). The issue is by Andy Lanning, Dan Abnett, and Wellington Alves. Nebula has been one of my favorite characters since I first introduced her to the script, and I loved her more when Charlie Wen introduced her new design and then, of course, when Karen portrayed her.
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