Official Name: Cythani 93
Nature: Unrevealed (see comments)
Natives: None known
Population: Unrevealed (possibly none)
Capital City: Unrevealed (possibly none)
Government: Unrevealed (possibly none)
Languages: Unrevealed (possibly none)
National Defense: Unrevealed (possibly none)
Places of Interest: Unrevealed (possibly none)
Visitors: The Shi'ar "Spirit of the Aerie" warbird/starship (with a crew including Imperial Guard members Electron, Gladiator, Plutonia, Smasher, as well as numerous Shi'ar soldiers, plus the prisoner, Empress Lilandra) refueled from the star;
during this time the "Spirit" was boarded by members of the Starjammers (Havok/Alex Summers, Korvus, Marvel Girl/Jean Grey, Polaris/Lorna Dane) and Guardians of the Galaxy (Drax, Groot, Major Victory/Vance Astro, Rocket Raccoon)
First Appearance: War of Kings#3 (July, 2009)
(War of Kings#3) - The Shi'ar warbird ship known as the "Spirit of the Aerie" refueled off Cythani 93 in the Shi'ar Outworlds.
(War of Kings#3 - BTS) -
Gladiator noted that refueling would be complete in 8 minutes, after
which they would head toward Chandilar.
(War of Kings#3) - Before
the "Spirit of the Aerie" could depart, however, they were assaulted by
the Starjammers (Havok, Korvus, Marvel Girl, Polaris) and Guardians of
the Galaxy (Drax, Groot, Major Victory, Rocket Raccoon). Ultimately,
Gladiator resolved to be loyal to Lilandra, turning against Emperor
Vulcan and the rest of those serving him.
Comments: Created by Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning, Paul Pelletier, and Rick Magyar.
Cythani is only referenced in a
single panel, with the text covered in the history. Based on that, it
is difficult to determine whether Cythani 93 was the star from which
the ship refueled, or whether it was refueling from the star of the
planet Cythani 93.
If Cythani was the planet, then it
was never shown, and we have no idea whether it had any advanced
lifeforms (or any life at all).
Profile by Snood.
Cythani 93 has no known connections to
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War of Kings#3, pg. 11, panel 1 (Shi'ar warbird refuelling)
War of Kings#3 (July, 2009) - Dan Abnett & Andy Lanning (writers), Paul Pelletier (penciler), Rick Magyar (inker), Michael Horwitz (assistant editor), Bill Rosemann (editor)
First posted: 04/11/2019
Last updated: 04/11/2019
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