'Guardians of Galaxy' post-credit sequence to get book sequel

Story of a Marvel comic character, Howard the Duck, which was shown in the post-credit sequence of hit film 'Guardians of the Galaxy', will continue in a comic book.

PTI| Last Updated: Jan 20, 2015, 15:21 PM IST

Los Angeles: Story of a Marvel comic character, Howard the Duck, which was shown in the post-credit sequence of hit film 'Guardians of the Galaxy', will continue in a comic book.

The book, to be released in April, will describe how Howard the Duck falls into the clutches of supervillain The Collector, said The Hollywood Reporter.

"Howard's first big case has taken him across the universe and landed him in the clutches of The Collector! But he's not alone as the very popular Rocket Raccoon is a prisoner as well! Have you ever seen a comic book sequel to a post-credits scene in a movie? Well, you will now!" read the description.

The cover art for the issue has been also revealed. In the image, Peter Quill and Gamora can be seen posing for a group photo with Howard while making a duck face.

Directed by James Gunn, 'Guardians of the Galaxy' starred Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Lee Pace and Benicio Del Toro among others.