I will also be posting the entire series of Annihilation in it's entirety in that thread. It's gonna take me some time due to the dinosaur scanner I bought at a yard sale that was supposedly only used once, takes forever to scan pics to my PC.
Nova fights several Phalanx - infected Kree Sentry robots. He is winning until Gamora (who is infected herself), coordinates them with the Phalanx's computer speed and teleportation and sends over 100 of them at him:
It seems Richard didn't survive, but the Worldmind did, and it and the Nova Force enter the body of a Kree woman, making her the new Nova. Another Kree comments that the force is like 1000 cobalt bombs going off at once: