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NEWS . . .

Thursday 17th April
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[ Dark Horse Comics ] Comic titles for July
In their latest solicitations, Dark Horse Comics has announced the following Star Wars comic titles due for release in July 2014. Solicitations feature: Star Wars #19, Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir #3, Legacy II #17, Rebel Heist #4...read full story

[Star Wars #19][][Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir #3][][Legacy II #17][][Rebel Heist #4]
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Thursday 17th April
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[Available now...] Star Wars Volume 2: From the Ruins of Alderaan
Graphic Novel by Brian Wood, Facundo Percio, Gabe Eltaeb et al.
Titan Books ( [UK] )

Shortly after the Battle of Yavin:
The Rebels’ covert ops go on the offensive as Princess Leia sends two of her top pilots, Wedge Antilles and Luke Skywalker, to be “captured” by the Empire! Meanwhile, Leia takes off on her own to locate a safe haven. But Darth Vader is on the alert!...more
Collects issues #7 thru #12 of the ongoing series.

[This story occurs during The Rebellion era.]
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Wednesday 16th April
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[Available now...] The Star Wars #7 (part 7 of 8)
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by J. W. Rinzler, Mike Mayhew, Nick Runge et al.
Dark Horse Comics ( [US] & [UK] [import])

When Princess Leia falls into the hands of Darth Vader, General Skywalker, Annikin Starkiller, and Han Solo must go on the offensive against the Galactic Empire. But they have a secret weapon on their side, one that the Imperials have vastly underestimated: Wookiees!

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[ Available now... ] Darth Vader and the Cry of Shadows #5 (part 5 of 5)
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by Tim Siedell, Gabriel Guzman, Michael Atiyeh et al.
Dark Horse Comics ( [US] & [UK] [import])

Approximately 17 years before the Battle of Yavin:
Stormtrooper Hock sabotages the remnant Separatists from the inside as they defend against Darth Vader’s advancing forces, and fights for his life against a figure from his past. At Vader’s side, Hock witnesses firsthand the power and ruthlessness of the man-machine he has followed into battle!....more

[This story occurs during The Rise of the Empire era.]
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[Available now...] Star Wars Volume 2: From the Ruins of Alderaan
Graphic Novel by Brian Wood, Ryan Kelly, Carlos D’Anda et al.
Dark Horse Books ( [US] )

Shortly after the Battle of Yavin:
The Rebels’ covert ops go on the offensive as Princess Leia sends two of her top pilots, Wedge Antilles and Luke Skywalker, to be “captured” by the Empire! Meanwhile, Leia takes off on her own to locate a safe haven. But Darth Vader is on the alert!...more
Collects issues #7 thru #12 of the ongoing series.

[This story occurs during The Rebellion era.]
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NEWS . . .

Wednesday 16th April
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[Dark Horse Digital] Digital e-comic releases this week
Dark Horse Comics has added the following Star Wars digital comic titles to their Dark Horse Digital[External site - opens in a new window/tab] e-comic store this week:

Dark Horse Digital[External site - opens in a new window/tab] purchases can currently be viewed on iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, an Android enabled tablet or smartphone or any modern web browser.

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Tuesday 15th April
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[ Star Wars Magazine: issue 1] Star Wars Magazine #1
Children's Magazine
Titan Magazines / Pyr Books ( [US] )

First issue! The all-new Star Wars Magazine brings fans two brand-new comic strip adventures, War on the Jundland Wastes featuring Obi-Wan and Luke, and Labyrinth with Yoda;features; games; and puzzles – featuring your fave The Clone Wars characters alongside heroes and villains from all six awesome movies! There are cool features about the Rebel Alliance and its enemies in the Galactic Empire, and Han Solo’s iconic ship, the one-and-only Millennium Falcon.

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NEWS . . .

Friday 11th April
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[] 4-page preview for "The Star Wars" #7
Dark Horse Comics[External site - opens in a new window/tab] has posted a four-page preview for the seventh and penultimate issue of The Star Wars due for release on 16th April. Adapted from George Lucas's 1974 rough-draft screenplay by J.W. Rinzler with art by Mike Mayhew, this 8-part comic book adaptation is released by Dark Horse Comics.
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NEW RELEASE . . .

Wednesday 9th April
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[Available now...] Star Wars #16: Rebel Girl (part 2 of 4)
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by Brian Wood, Facundo Percio, Gabe Eltaeb et al.
Dark Horse Comics ( [US] & [UK] [import])

Shortly after the Battle of Yavin:
Establishing the new Rebel base on Arrochar, Wedge Antilles teaches the local pilots Rogue Squadron’s secret tactics, Luke Skywalker joins the Arrocharian militia on a “routine” mission, and Princess Leia balances her duty to the Rebellion with her upcoming duties as a royal wife. So why is everyone so uneasy?...more

[This story occurs during The Rebellion era.]
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NEWS . . .

Wednesday 9th April
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[Dark Horse Digital] Digital e-comic releases this week
Dark Horse Comics has added the following Star Wars digital comic titles to their Dark Horse Digital[External site - opens in a new window/tab] e-comic store this week:

Dark Horse Digital[External site - opens in a new window/tab] purchases can currently be viewed on iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, an Android enabled tablet or smartphone or any modern web browser.

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Tuesday 8th April
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[ Becker&Mayer! ] Upcoming titles from Becker&Mayer!
In their 2014 catalogue (PDF) specialist book publisher Becker&Mayer! have unveiled a number of new Star Wars related titles including Imperial Handbook: A Commander’s Guide, a new deluxe title by Daniel Wallace, in the same vein as The Jedi Path and The Bounty Hunter Code. Another new title is Build Darth Vader, a papercraft book by Benjamin Harper and Claudio Dias.

The catalogue also includes details for Star Wars Costumes: The Original Trilogy by Brandon Alinger; a trade paperback release for The Bounty Hunter Code by Daniel Wallace, Ryder Windham and Jason Fry;  and a slipcase box set of The Jedi Path and Book of Sith...read full story

(Via: ClubJade.net[External site - opens in a new window/tab])
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NEW RELEASE . . .

Thursday 3rd April
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[Star Wars Comic #4] Star Wars Comic #4
Children's Comic Book
Titan Comics ( [UK] )

Approximately 22 before the Battle of Yavin:
Sith smackdown! It's Darth vs. Darth as Vader takes on Maul! Includes original comic tale, Too Many Cooks. Plus a look at Ahsoka Tano's tragic fall from grace; C1-10P, aka Chopper, from Star Wars Rebels; and Chris Hamilton from Star Wars KidsCast examines the best way of travelling on Tatooine. And two free cover gifts, Boba Fett bow blaster and stickers!

[This story occurs during The Rise of the Empire era.]
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NEW RELEASE . . .

Tuesday 1st April
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[Dawn of the Jedi: Into the Void] Dawn of the Jedi: Into the Void
Paperback Novel by Tim Lebbon
Del Rey ( [US] )

Approximately 25,783 years before the Battle of Yavin:
On the planet Tython, the ancient Je’daii order was founded. And at the feet of its wise Masters, Lanoree Brock learned the mysteries and methods of the Force and found her calling as one of its most powerful disciples. But as strongly as the Force flowed within Lanoree and her parents, it remained absent in her brother, who grew to despise and shun the Je’daii...more

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REVIEW . . .

Friday 28th March
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Empire & Rebellion: Honor Among Thieves
By James S. A. Corey
Reviewed by Ewan, Star Wars Books & Comics
This is a fine example of the characterization of Han Solo during the Classic period [...] a story of Han Solo the smuggler, Han Solo the rogue, Han Solo the scoundrel that we all remembered, loved and admired from the Original Trilogy [...] Corey maintains not only a fast-pace in the story telling but also a logical progression from act to act [...] in no doubt throughout that this is Han's story [...] not since Brian Daley's radio drama has the Han Solo of A New Hope been captured so well in print...read full review
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Thursday 27th March
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[Available now...] Empire & Rebellion: Honor Among Thieves
Hardback Novel by James S. A. Corey
Century Books ( [UK] )

Approximately 1 year after the Battle of Yavin:
When the mission is to extract a high-level rebel spy from the very heart of the Empire, Leia Organa knows the best man for the job is Han Solo—something the princess and the smuggler can finally agree on. After all, for a guy who broke into an Imperial cell block and helped destroy the Death Star, the assignment sounds simple enough...more

[This story occurs during The Rebellion era.]
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