The Essential Reader’s Companion official cover and blurb

January 18, 2012 at 3:34 pm | Posted in Star Wars Books | Leave a comment
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Del Rey’s Star Wars Books posted a peek of The Essential Reader’s Companion cover today.  The cover was designed by Scott Biell and painted by Paul Youll.  If you look closely, you can see some of your favorite Star Wars EU books.  Doesn’t Yoda look adorable?

UPDATE: Here’s the blurb from

Star Wars: The Essential Reader’s Companion is the first Essential Guide devoted entirely to published Star Wars fiction, from the original movie novelization, to young reader’s books, short stories, eBook novellas, and the most recent adult novels. This book will cover all the fiction that has built the Star Wars Expanded Universe over the last thirty-five years. Written by Pablo Hidalgo and featuring more than one hundred color illustrations by popular Star Wars artists Chris Trevas and Jeff Carlisle, this book will be an invaluable source for Star Wars readers and fans.

The Essential Reader’s Companion goes on sale August 21, 2012.

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Dawn of the Jedi #1 Preview

January 18, 2012 at 12:35 pm | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars News | Leave a comment

Newsarama has a four page preview (three new pages) of the upcoming Star Wars comic Dawn of the Jedi #1. It all begins with the Dai Bendu on Ando Prime. Click here to check it out.

Dawn of the Jedi #1 will be on sale February 15, with the special intro issue #0 going on sale February 1st.

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This is What Our Blog Will Look Like if Congress has Its Way

January 18, 2012 at 6:52 am | Posted in Miscellaneous | Leave a comment
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Comic Reviews: Agent of the Empire – Iron Eclipse #2 & KOTOR – War #1

January 18, 2012 at 6:49 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Reviews | Leave a comment
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Two new comic reviews today. First up, Agent of the Empire starts to shine with Iron Eclipse #2. Agent Jahan Cross not only gets in trouble, but gets intimate as well. Check out the full review here.

We also have a review of the first issue in the brand new arc for Knights of the Old Republic. War #1 throws Zayne Carrick into the frontlines and a whole new mess of trouble. Oh, and there’s a lot for Mando lovers to dig into. Click here to read the review.

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Databurst From the 501st

January 18, 2012 at 12:01 am | Posted in 501st, Charity, Databurst From the 501st, Events, Regular Feature, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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Latest Databurst From the 501st covering event news from January 18-24th. Things are picking up as the new year rolls on. As always, remember to mark your calendars and show your support for your local garrisons.

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