Was he a guard of the stars - or did the stars guard him?
Sorry, just helping out for the next cover.
The wikipedia entry says: "In the year 3956 AD. Kana Karr, Arch Swordsman, Third Class, newly graduated from combat training, has come to Prime to obtain his first assignment. He signs up to join Yorke's Horde, which is headed for action on the planet Fronn."
And so forth. Double consonants, because it's the Future in Space!
He seems to be doing some sort of modren dance routine while the planet burns.