X-O Manowar began as an original character by Valiant Comics with issue #1 with a cover date of February Less than a year after it began, with the Unity crossover and quality storytelling bringing attention to Valiant books, back issue prices rose dramatically due to limited early print. After a brutal encounter with a mysterious enemy known as The Vine leaves him a prisoner on an alien world, the only hope Aric has of returning to his family and saving them from slavery is to seize armored suit capable of incalculable destruction and become X-O Manowar! The Vine destroyed Aric's world. Now he will. back to series. WAR IS COMING! Born under the oppressive thumb of the Roman Empire, Aric of Dacia learned warfare at an early age. It was amid such violence that he was abducted by an alien race. Forced into slavery, he survived where others perished. His escape would come from bonding with a weapon of.
27 Jan Abducted by aliens in 5th-century Europe, Aric of Dacia took control of one of their greatest weapons, the X-O Manowar armor. Returning to Earth where centuries had passed due to time-space relativity, Aric finds himself a barbarian in a "civilized" world, possessing the galaxy's most advanced weapon. The X-O Manowar wiki last edited by pikahyper on 08/01/17 PM View full history. The brand new Valiant Universe kicks off with a new series of X-O Manowar featuring Aric of Dacia as the title character with a brand new origin story. Born into battle, Aric of Dacia — heir to the throne of the Visigoth people — has never. Contrast this with the Gold Edition, which has a speckly gold background in the Valiant logo box. Joe Quesada and Jimmy Palmiotti art. Written by Bob Layton and Jorge Gonzales. This issue does not have a card (coupon). Cover price $ Issue #0C X-O Manowar ( 1st Series) 0C. X-O Manowar ( 1st Series) #.
X-O Manowar is a superhero in the Valiant Universe. He is Aric of Dacia, a 5th century Visigoth warrior who was abducted by a race of aliens. Aric manages to escape the alien spaceship by stealing their most powerful weapon, a suit of armor, and returning to Earth. However, due to the nature of. Aric of Dacia (b. AD), heir to the throne of the Visigoth people, has never known peace. A brutal encounter with a mysterious enemy known as "The Vine" leaves him a prisoner on an alien world, the only hope Aric has of returning to his family and saving them from slavery is to seize a weapon. I had already read the first issue which I picked up from a comic shop where it was a $1 debut. I was intrigued at the idea of another publisher doing a shared universe of characters the way dc and marvel do. The name sounds like a bit of a mouthful but X-O Manowar is actually a pretty good read for the reader wanting to .