Peter Quill, half human - half alien, is abducted from earth and lives his life among powerful and dangerous extraterrestrials in space. As a halfbreed, Quill possesses peek human abilities. In space, he takes upon himself the identity of «Starlord» and after a series of events, he becomes the leader of the Guardians.
Starlord is a versatile combatant. He masters the use of many types of weaponry and is a skilled martial artist. He possesses remarkable tactical and strategical skills, which is often needed in many of his encounters. Quill also has engaged in full study on alien customs, societies and cultures.