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NEW RELEASE . . .

Thursday 21st September
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[] Star Wars Insider #175
Magazine
Titan Magazines ( UK )

Features the very best interviews and articles about the greatest space adventure of all time. Discover amazing features you never knew! Star Wars Insider is the ultimate guide to the timeless saga!

 
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NEW RELEASES . . .

Wednesday 20th September
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[] Star Wars Annual #3
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by Jason Latour, Michael Walsh et al.
Marvel ( [US] & [UK] )

This story occurs between six and twelve months after Episode IV: A New Hope:
• The Rebel Alliance is on the lookout for a new secret base!
• Rebellion leader Princess Leia goes with Han Solo to scope out a secret hideout only he knows...
• ...as well as the group of killers who want him dead!

 
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[] Captain Phasma #2 (Part 2 of 4)
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by Kelly Thompson, Marco Checchetto et al.
Marvel ( [US] & [UK] )

This story occurs approximately 34 years after Episode IV: A New Hope:
Learn the fate of Captain Phasma! Captured by the Resistance and thrown into a garbage masher, follow the chrome-adorned warrior from the site of the First Order’s biggest defeat to the doorstep of The Last Jedi.

 
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[] Poe Dameron #19: War Stories (Part 3)
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by Charles Soule, Angel Unzueta et al.
Marvel ( [US] & [UK] )

This story occurs approximately 34 years after Episode IV: A New Hope:
• Black Squadron is reunited once again...
• ...and together they share a common goal...
• The First Order must be stopped!
• But at what cost?

 
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[] Star Wars Adventures #2
Children's Comic Book by Cavan Scott, Derek Charm et al.
IDW Publishing ( [US] )

Rey is forced to save the life of the unpleasant Unkar Plutt! Will she be able to outwit the off-worlders who have captured him?

 
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[] Star Wars Adventures Magazine #27
Children's Comic & Activity Magazine
Egmont ( [UK] )

Features short Legends comic story, War on the Jundland Wastes by Mike W. Barr, Bob Molesworth et al. (first published in Star Wars Comic #1 (January 2014) by Titan Comics in the UK); plus puzzles, quizzes, pull-out poster, and free cover gifts.

 
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NEW RELEASES . . .

Wednesday 13th September
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[] Star Wars #36: Revenge of the Astromech
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by Jason Aaron, Salvador Larroca et al.
Marvel ( [US] & [UK] )

This story occurs between six and twelve months after Episode IV: A New Hope:
• The Empire has held Threepio captive for far too long.
• There’s no way they are prepared to deal with this rescue.
• That’s right — Artoo is ready to take action!

 
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[] Doctor Aphra #12: Doctor Aphra and the Enormous Profit (Part 4)
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by Kieron Gillen, Kev Walker et al.
Marvel ( [US] & [UK] )

This story occurs between six and twelve months after Episode IV: A New Hope:
• Vader is back!!

 
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REVIEWS . . .

Friday 8th September
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[Red Harvest] [] Red Harvest
By Joe Schreiber
Reviewed by Darth Kondorr, Poland

The book started out quite intriguing. The author managed to lay some thick atmosphere on the Sith academy, which was the main backdrop for this tale. But not even after 100 pages, I could see that there was no real plan behind it. We were just thrown from one senseless and gory massacre till the next one. The few characters that got kinda interesting got killed rather fast and those that made it rough mostly did not bother me. Lots of side stories cut off by death without any conclusion, which would be positively tragic, if the book had any interesting arcs to get it to the end.
The gory element also seemed extremely repetitive and it was a challenge and a chore to get through its barely 260 pages. One of the worst books I have ever read and the dark exception to the rule, that The Old Republic books rule!

 
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[ Before the Awakening ] [] Before the Awakening
By Greg Rucka
Reviewed by Darth Kondorr, Poland

Greg Rucka is capable of perfectly catching the vibe and the characters of Star Wars. All his books I have read to this day felt very true to the franchise. He finds a fitting scenario for our new heroes and makes it interesting, instead of creating a gimmick plot devoid of character.
All three tales are very true to their characters and all are very fun to read, giving small glimpses into their lives, before they all changed. This is one easy recommendation.

 
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NEW RELEASES . . .

Thursday 7th September
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[] Star Wars Made Easy (Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi)
Children's Hardback Reference Book by Christian Blauvelt
Dorling Kindersley ( [UK] )

Don't know your Wookiees from your Wampas? If the Star Wars saga has you stumped, we've got your back. Star Wars Made Easy gives you everything you need to get you around the galaxy. Star Wars is a global phenomenon and the Force has truly reawakened. So where to start if you have never actually gotten around to watching the movies? Or if you find yourself dating an avid Star Wars fan? Or your kids keep asking you tricky questions about the dark side? Don't worry! We have you covered. Star Wars Made Easy is aimed at Star Wars novices who want to get up to speed and make sense of the Star Wars references that permeate modern culture. This book will answer questions about the movies, the Star Wars universe, and much more!

 
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[] Where's the Wookiee? 2
Children's Hardback Activity Book
Egmont ( UK )

Chewbacca is back and on the loose across the galaxy, and this time he’s brought some Wookiee friends. Find the hairy hero and a host of favourite characters in another search and find adventure. All new locations from Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Rogue One: A Star Wars story, as well as scenes from throughout the Star Wars saga.
Join Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren, Darth Vader and many more for another adventure. The perfect gift for Star Wars fans of all ages!

 
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