Legendary Adventures: Fate of the Jedi – Omen

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After millennia of waiting, the Lost Tribe of the Sith may have found a way back into the galaxy. But they may not even be the worst trouble faced by the Jedi, as more and more Jedi gain new powers – and go mad. Can Luke Skywalker find answers before the entire Order falls? Join the latest Legendary Adventures with Fate of the Jedi: Omen!

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Canon Comic Review: Darth Vader #43 (Vol. 3)

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Darth Vader #43 (Vol. 3) offers some much appreciate clarity and a great sense of forward momentum, though it still offers up something very intriguing but doesn’t linger on the repercussions. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: Darth Vader #43 (Vol. 3)”

High Republic News: Temptation of the Force Cover & Blurb Revealed

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After artist Grant Griffin’s moody Phase III opening cover for The Eye of Darkness, he returns with a moody in whole different way cover for the second and penultimate adult novel of the Phase: June 11’s Temptation of the ForceDropping this cover, which sees Elzar Mann and Avar Kriss sharing a rather intimate look now they’ve been reunited, as well as the blurb, which only doubles down on their growing feelings, on Valentine’s Day was a wonderfully calculated move; we see what you’re doing! Head below for the full angsty cover and to hear some teases of what’s to come in June with Tessa Gratton’s Temptation of the Force! Continue reading “High Republic News: Temptation of the Force Cover & Blurb Revealed”

Canon Comic Review: The High Republic Adventures #3 – Phase III

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Lula Talisola’s friends rally around her as she works to remember who she is, but will she like the answer? The High Republic Adventures #3 – Phase III does wonders again with her return and moving the story forward, all with some brilliant usage of the comic medium thanks to the synchronized art teams. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: The High Republic Adventures #3 – Phase III”

Canon Novel Review: The High Republic – Escape From Valo

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Combining the strengths of both Daniel José Older and Alyssa Wong into one novel is almost too much to handle in the best way possible, so it means The High Republic: Escape from Valo, the era’s latest Phase III novel entry, is brimming with complex and engaging characters (new and old), a whip-smart pace, meaningful representation, and a great mixture of hope and darkness. Continue reading “Canon Novel Review: The High Republic – Escape From Valo”

So, You’re Looking to Get Advanced Reader Copies…

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Fans always have a pretty good idea of what to expect from an upcoming Star Wars book or comic release thanks to fansites posting reviews on or before release dates, which is only possible when publishers send ARCs, aka Advanced Reader Copies, for these early reviews. Receiving ARCs is a privilege and something not to be taken lightly, as it requires trust from the publisher, and I’ve been lucky to have access for the Manor but never expect it. But how does one get on the list or start receiving ARCs? Recent excitement around seeing fellow fans with the books early (before even the authors!) has brought up this question, so I’ve put together a little article diving into how I got started here in the US and how you can as well! Continue reading “So, You’re Looking to Get Advanced Reader Copies…”

Canon Comic Review: Mace Windu #1

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Marc Bernardin’s Mace Windu #1 brings us a breath of fresh prequel air to Marvel’s comics, as the eponymous Jedi Master gets roped into a race for a new form of super-fuel and the seemingly anonymous woman who’s willing to sell to whomever rescues her first. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: Mace Windu #1”

Legendary Adventures: Fate of the Jedi – Outcast

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The Galactic Alliance is rebuilding after the Second Galactic Civil War. But it will have to do so without Luke Skywalker, who is exiled from the Jedi. He is forced to seek answers behind the dark side…and confront the nature of the Force itself. Join the Legendary Adventures as we read Fate of the Jedi: Outcast!

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Canon Comic Review: Doctor Aphra #40 (Vol. 2)

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After nearly four years and 40 issues, plus lots of laughter, tears, and joyous chaos along the way, Doctor Aphra‘s (Vol. 2) finale has arrived. We’ve been here before, but not at this caliber and strength of character building, so the tears come swift and often in one of the best finales for Star Wars comics in general, let alone for the character. I’m going to do my best not to cry again too much typing out this review, but hey, if I do, you won’t have to see it. Let’s begin! Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: Doctor Aphra #40 (Vol. 2)”

Star Wars Comics April 2024 Solicitations

Star Wars Comics April 2024 Solicitations

April’s 2024 Star Wars comics have some potentially memorable moments for readers, be it Mace Windu facing down a squadron of ships with only his lightsaber and the Force, Darth Maul returns to comics for a horror-filled opening issue, while the High Republic era features Ty Yorrick’s particular brand of mercenary fun and what seems to be a haunting look back in time. Forget about the April showers, we have some great April Star Wars comics in 2024 to get you ready for instead with these solicitations below!

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