The Aakon are race of hairless yellow-skinned aliens that are spread throughout the galaxy.
The Aakon developed on the planet Oorga, and later spread across the galactic community. A vast number of Aakon also resides on Xandar, on the Nova Empire, and some of the member of their race are members of the Nova Corps. There also Aakon on Knowhere and in the ranks of the space-pirates Ravagers.
In 2014, during Ego's Expansion, one of the seeds planted by Ego on Oorga started to expand, causing massive destruction and havoc on the planet and the death of many Aakon citizens. The Expansion was later stopped by the Guardians of the Galaxy.
The Aakon share most of the characteristics of many prominent humanoid species in the galaxy. They have bright yellow skin and total absence of hair on their bodies, and some of them also features skin scratches similar to scars. Yellow irises are also very common among the species. Some Aakon to use extended makeup and wigs as a form of fashion.
- In the comics, the Aakon are long-time enemies of the Kree and fought against their empire in an intergalactic war, that ended with loss on both sides and the Aakon's retreat.