Monday Funny: Because Obi-Wan is Just That Cool

April 9, 2012 at 11:54 am | Posted in Humor, Monday Funny, Regular Feature | Leave a comment
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Win an Autographed Copy of ‘The Hammer and the Blade’

April 9, 2012 at 9:17 am | Posted in Books, Contest, Sci-Fi | Leave a comment
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Paul S. Kemp is giving away two signed ARCs of his upcoming sword and sorcery novel The Hammer and the Blade. Just head on over to his blog, leave a comment, and the two winners will be chosen at noon on Friday. Don’t miss out!

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Aaron Allston Appearances

April 9, 2012 at 8:52 am | Posted in Star Wars News | Leave a comment

Star Wars author Aaron Allston has updated his blog with what he’s been up to including an update for his upcoming appearances.

  • May 5: Austin, TX – at Dragon’s Lair Comics & Fantasy with Peter Mayhew for Free Comic Book Day
  • May 30-June 3: Columbus, OH – at Origins Game Fair
  • July 27-29: Austin, TX – at ArmadilloCon 34
  • August 23-26: Orlando, FL – at Star Wars Celebration VI
  • August 31-September 3: Atlanta, GA – at Dragon*Con 2012 with Michael A. Stackpole

You can check out all the details on Aaron’s appearance page.

New Pictures and Details for ‘Death Sentence’

April 9, 2012 at 8:35 am | Posted in Art, Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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The announcement of Darth Maul: Death Sentence certainly has the Star Wars comic community excited. Dave Dorman, the cover artist for the upcoming series, posted this awesome picture of him standing with the original cover painting.

Writer Tom Taylor also hinted at a few details for the new series on his blog. From the sounds of it, Maul and Savage will be wracking up a kill count.

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‘Darth Maul: Death Sentence #1’ Revealed

April 9, 2012 at 8:25 am | Posted in Art, Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
Tags: , , , has an exclusive first look at Tom Taylor’s upcoming Darth Maul miniseries. Darth Maul: Death Sentence #1 will be out on July 25.

By now the galaxy has learned the terrible truth: Sith Lord Darth Maul still lives. Worse, he has joined forces with his brother Savage Opress! The Jedi are searching for them and, after Maul and Opress cut a murderous swath through the Outer Rim, so is an army of mercenaries hired by a wealthy mine owner. Darth Maul has a price on his head, and for him there is only one way to deal with such a problem: go directly to the source!

Writer: Tom Taylor, Cover Artist: Dave Dorman

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New Star Wars Covers and Details from Dark Horse

April 9, 2012 at 8:15 am | Posted in Art, Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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Dark Horse posted some new covers and details for their upcoming Star Wars comics on their Facebook page. Check it out.

Blood Ties: Boba Fett is Dead #4 (of 4)

Writer: Tom Taylor
Artist/Cover Artist: Chris Scalf

Release Date: July 25
40 pages, $3.50

The man behind the murder of Boba Fett has sent his army of mercenaries to kill Fett’s ex-wife and child, and Boba’s half-brother Connor Freeman. But what if Boba Fett isn’t quite as dead as everyone thinks? Then there might be… Hell. To. Pay.

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Celebrity Guests for Star Wars Weekends Announced

April 9, 2012 at 7:37 am | Posted in Events, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
Tags: posted the list of celebrities and dates for the Disney’s Star Wars Weekends events this year.

May 18-20

Ray Park (Darth Maul)
Jerome Blake (Rune Haako/Mas Amedda)
Dee Bradley Baker (The Clone Wars voice actor for Rex, Cody, and the other clones)

May 25-27

Andy Secombe (Watto)
Ray Park (Darth Maul)
Tom Kane (The Clone Wars voice actor for Yoda)

June 1-3

Jake Lloyd (Anakin Skywalker)
Silas Carson (Nute Gunray/Ki-Adi-Mundi)
(The Clone Wars voice talent — currently TBD)

June 8-10

Michonne Bourriague (Aurra Sing)
Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett)
Daniel Logan (Boba Fett)
Nika Futterman (The Clone Wars voice actress for Asajj Ventress)

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