The Shi'ar Empire is made up of hundreds of worlds and species, and each carries their own champions and super-beings. The elite of these heroes come together as Superguardians, defenders of the empire. Devoted to the idea of the Empire and its throne more than any individual ruler, the Imperial Guard have been both friends and foes to the X-Men over the years. Read now about their updated history, from Cassandra Nova to the present!
Welcome to UXN!
SHI'AR EVENT DAY 8: IMPERIAL GUARD
SHI'AR EVENT DAY 7: MEPHISTOIDS & TIMORIANS
Hepzibah and Ch'od of the Starjammers are amongst the only representatives of their two species. One a group of tempestuous felines, the others reptilian philosophers, they couldn't be more different; except both of were dominated and decimated by the Shi'ar. Read our updates to the Mephistoids and Timorians Alien Races articles.
SHI'AR EVENT DAY 6: KORVUS
Many seem to forget that the Shi'ar can be a domineering and cruel race. No one knows this better than this man, who was imprisoned after seeing his family wiped out, all because of the blood that ran through his veins. The last descendant of a Phoenix-touched bloodline, this rage filled man turned on his captors and aided the X-Men when they needed him the most. Read about the harrowing tale of the wielder of the Blade of the Phoenix...Korvus Rook'shir!
SHI'AR EVENT DAY 5: M'KRAAN CRYSTAL
Pretty in pink! Perfect for a sweet sixteenth. As the nexus of realities, this giant pink crystal is perhaps the most important object in the universe. Read now our update on...the M'Kraan Crystal!
SHI'AR EVENT DAY 4: PRAETORIAN GUARD
The worst of the worst; a cosmic suicide squad of criminals assembled by the Emperor Vulcan to complete his dirtier tasks. A dark mirror to the Imperial Guard, lead by Gladiator's own cousin Xenith, come read our VILLAIN TEAM entry on the Praetorian Guard!
SHI'AR EVENT DAY 3: DEATHBIRD!
Jealousy, revenge and a desire for power are powerful tools for any villain but with an intergalactic empire at her disposal this lady managed to strike fear into an entire galaxy. Murdering anyone who stood in her way, including her own family, it is no surprise that Cal' syee Neramani was given another more fitting name to suit her personality. Come, if you dare, and read about the exploits of one of the Shi'ar's most beautiful yet deadly rulers...Deathbird