Category: Canon Comic Review

Canon Comic Review: Doctor Aphra #17

Doctor Aphra #17

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Aphra and her crew of ne’er-do-wells hatch a foolproof plan, which includes kidnapping a familiar character from a certain animated show, to break into the highest security Tarkin Initiative base around, making the latest entry in the “Remastered” arc, Doctor Aphra #17, another top-notch blast in Marvel’s best. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: Doctor Aphra #17”

Canon Comic Review: Darth Vader – Dark Lord of the Sith #11

Darth Vader Dark Lord of the Sith #11

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Darth Vader – Dark Lord of the Sith #11 starts a two issue arc, “The Rule of Five,” with quite the bang, containing an exciting connection to an older, classic comic (also written by Charles Soule) and ending with a delectable surprise. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: Darth Vader – Dark Lord of the Sith #11”

Canon Comic Review: Poe Dameron #24

Poe Dameron #24

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Lor San Tekka becomes a pawn in Terex’s quest for freedom but can Black Squadron save Lor in time? Poe Dameron #24 packs a few surprises where you might least suspect them, pushing the “Legend Found” arc towards its final issue. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: Poe Dameron #24”

Canon Comic Review: Star Wars – “The Ashes of Jedha” Arc (Issues #38-43)

Star Wars Ashes of Jedha Arc Review

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Kieron’s Gillen’s opening arc for the flagship Star Wars title, The Ashes of Jedha (issues #38-43) is the subject of the Manor’s first in a new series of arc reviews!

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Canon Comic Review: Star Wars Adventures – Forces of Destiny (#1-5)

Star Wars Adventures Forces of Destiny v3
Elsa Charretier Variant Covers

When it was first announced the younger marketed Star Wars Adventures comics from IDW would have a Forces of Destiny tie-in miniseries, a show itself great for the same audience the comic reached, it felt like a match made in Cloud City. Now that all five issues of the female-centric miniseries have released, all written by female creatives, I can honestly say it belongs among the clouds, despite a few minor missteps that won’t really matter to core readers of the event series. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: Star Wars Adventures – Forces of Destiny (#1-5)”

Canon Comic Review: Doctor Aphra #16

Doctor Aphra #16

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It’ll be a day long remembered in the ethos of Star Wars as Doctor Aphra #16 does a big, wondrous thing fans of Aphra, and LGBTQ+ fans, have been rooting for a while now, all while wrapping it in a fun, action-packed, but heavy issue. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: Doctor Aphra #16”

Canon Comic Review: The Last Jedi – DJ: Most Wanted

The Last Jedi DJ Most Wanted #1

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The Last Jedi – DJ: Most Wanted is a one-shot comic which gives us a peek into what the titular character was up to before Finn and Rose find him in one of Canto Bight’s prisons, and while fun, it won’t change your perceptions of the character. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: The Last Jedi – DJ: Most Wanted”

Canon Comic Review: Poe Dameron #23

Poe Dameron #23

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Leia’s plan with Black Squadron to rescue Lor San Tekka from Cato Neimoidia has hit one helluva a snag and Poe Dameron #23 puts the team through the ringer to get things back on track. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: Poe Dameron #23”

Canon Comic Review: Star Wars #42

Star Wars #42

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Star Wars #42 is the penultimate issue of Kieron Gillen’s first arc as writer for the series and his new direction and take on it become clearer in an exciting series of events which set up what is sure to be a fun finale. Continue reading “Canon Comic Review: Star Wars #42”