The Micronauts (vol. 1) #35 (Nov. 1981):
“The Origin of the Microverse!”
by Bill Mantlo, Val Mayerik, Danny Bulanadi

The Micronauts (vol. 1) #35

Title: “The Origin of the Microverse!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: Nov. 1981

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Bill Mantlo
Art by: Val Mayerik, Danny Bulanadi

4 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Marionette Marionette (Princess Mari) hero
  Micronauts Marvel 76
Agni Agni supporting character
  [named for Hindu fire god] Marvel 2
Ampzilla Ampzilla villain
CBR Scale: I alien
Death Squad
[reptilian cyborg]
Marvel 7
Whirldemons Whirldemons villain group
CBR Scale: D demon
[attacked Wayfinder's people in ancient times] Marvel 4

As indicated by the story title, this issue chronicles the "origin of the Microverse." Key figures in the creation of the Microverse, including the Star in the Sword and Prince Wayfinder, are depicted in the flashback retelling of this history. The spacecraft Star-Seed is seen as well. This is the ship that Prince Wayfinder travelled in when he fled his home planet Ithacon and went to Earth, before eventually creating the Microverse.