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Saga is an epic space opera/fantasy comic book series created by writer Brian K. Vaughan and artist Fiona Staples, published monthly by Image Comics. The series is heavily influenced by Star Wars, and based on ideas Vaughan conceived both as a child and as a parent. It depicts two lovers from long-warring extraterrestrial races, Alana and Marko, fleeing authorities from both sides of a galactic war as they struggle to care for their newborn daughter, Hazel, who occasionally narrates the series. (Saga)

The Saga volumes in chronological order:

*Please note: The volumes listed are books compiled of  individual comics of Saga.
For example: Volume 1 consists of Issues 1-6.
Volume 2 consists of Issues 7-12. 

All Saga content is rated M for Mature.

Saga, vol. 1 (Issues 1-6)

The sweeping tale of one young family fighting to find their place in the universe. When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old world.

Saga, vol. 2 (Issues 7-12)

Thanks to her star-crossed parents Marko and Alana, newborn baby Hazel has already survived lethal assassins, rampaging armies, and alien monstrosities, but in the cold vastness of outer space, the little girl encounters her family’s greatest challenge yet: the grandparents.

Saga, vol. 3 (Issues 13-18)

The Eisner, Harvey, and Hugo Award-winning phenomenon continues, as new parents Marko and Alana travel to an alien world to visit their hero, while the family’s pursuers finally close in on their targets.

Saga, vol. 4 (Issues 19-24)

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER RETURNS! Visit new planets, meet new adversaries and explore a very new direction, as Hazel becomes a toddler while her family struggles to stay on their feet.

Saga, vol. 5 (Issues 25-30)

While Gwendolyn and Lying Cat risk everything to find a cure for The Will, Marko makes an uneasy alliance with Prince Robot IV to find their missing children, who are trapped on a strange world with terrifying new enemies.

Saga, vol. 6 (Issues 31-36)

After a dramatic time jump, the three-time Eisner Award winner for Best Continuing Series continues to evolve, as Hazel begins the most exciting adventure of her life: kindergarten. Meanwhile, her starcrossed family learns hard lessons of their own.

*special note: the cover in the catalog for this volume is incorrect, BUT it’s the correct volume. Sorry for any confusion.

Saga, vol. 7 (Issues 37-42)

From the worldwide bestselling team of FIONA STAPLES and BRIAN K. VAUGHAN, ‘The War for Phang ‘ is an epic, self-contained SAGA event! Finally reunited with her ever-expanding family, Hazel travels to a war-torn comet that Wreath and Landfall have been battling over for ages. New friendships are forged and others are lost forever in this action-packed volume about families, combat, and the refugee experience.

*special note: the cover in the catalog for this volume is incorrect, BUT it’s the correct volume. Sorry for any confusion.

Saga, vol. 8 (Issues 43-48)

After the traumatic events of the War for Phang, Hazel, her parents, and their surviving companions embark on a life-changing adventure at the westernmost edge of the universe.

*special note: the cover in the catalog for this volume is incorrect, BUT it’s the correct volume. Sorry for any confusion.

Saga, vol. 9 (Issues 49-54)

Get ready for the most shocking, most impactful SAGA storyline yet, an action-packed adventure about fake news and genuine terror.

*special note: the cover in the catalog for this volume is incorrect, BUT it’s the correct volume. Sorry for any confusion.

Saga, Issue 55

Saga returns this month, January 26, 2022 with a brand new story arc after a 3 year hiatus! Kicking off the second half of this epic series with issue #55 – get ready for the ride! 

At long last, Hazel and her star-crossed family are finally back and here to kick off a NEW STORY ARC! So, where the hell have they been? As thanks for fans’ endless patience, the SAGA team is proud to return with a double-length issue. More pulse-pounding adventure, heart-wrenching character drama, and violence, as SAGA begins the second half of the series and the most epic chapter yet!