“Heist” by Timothy Zahn

December 13, 2012 at 1:48 pm | Posted in Star Wars, Star Wars Insider | Leave a comment
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The latest edition of Star Wars Insider includes “Heist”, a short story by Timothy Zahn that precludes the events of his upcoming novel, Scoundrels. Like Winner Lose All, this story features a few of the scoundrels, in this case it’s just Tavia and Bink Kitik. In “Heist”, the twin sisters work a con on a wealthy individual named Christoff. The heist takes place on a starliner cruise, and while brief, it does help introduced the new characters. Bink is a bit of a troublemaker, while her sister Tavia is the more ethical one. Tavia is also good with electronics.

If you don’t have a subscription to Star Wars Insider but would still like to check out Timothy Zahn’s new short story “Heist”, then don’t forget that you can use the Zinio Digital Magazines’ previewer. Follow the link, click on the cover of Star Wars Inisder 138, and flip through the magazine to page 48. Remember, you only get three zoom ups, so use them wisely. It’s just enough to check out the new story and the artwork by Brian Rood.

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Book In The Bag Interviews John Jackson Miller

December 13, 2012 at 11:42 am | Posted in Books, Comic Books, Interview | 1 Comment

Book In The Bag posted an interview with Star Wars author and comic writer John Jackson Miller. The interview covers a lot of general knowledge type questions on John as a writer and books. While there isn’t much on Star Wars, it does give some nice insight on John. Click here to read the full interview.

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Dark Horse Star Wars Solicitations for March 2013

December 13, 2012 at 11:25 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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Dark Horse Comics has released their solicitations for March 2013. Here’s the Star Wars rundown including more details on the new Legacy series!

Star Wars #3

Release Date: March 13, 2013

Writer: Brian Wood
Artist: Carlos D’Anda
Colorist: Gabe Eltaeb
Cover Artist: Alex Ross

Details: FC, 32 pages, $2.99, Ongoing series

Princess Leia formed a secret squadron of stealth X-wings to help expose a spy within the Rebel ranks. But taking command puts her at odds with Luke Skywalker at a time they need solidarity more than ever—especially when the spy has alerted the Empire to Han Solo’s latest venture!

Legacy: Prisoner of the Floating World #1

Release Date: March 20, 2013

Writers: Corinna Bechko, Gabriel Hardman
Artist: Gabriel Hardman
Colorist: Rachelle Rosenberg
Cover Artist: Dave Wilkins

Details: FC, 32 pages, $2.99, Ongoing series

Despite her famous heritage, Ania Solo is just a girl trying to make her way in a galaxy gone bad. But it all gets worse when she comes into possession of a lightsaber and an Imperial communications droid—and discovers she has been targeted for death!

• She’s Han and Leia’s great-great granddaughter introduced to the Legacy saga!
• In the aftermath of War, the Solo clan lives on!
• A new ongoing series!
• From the acclaimed creators of Betrayal of the Planet of the Apes! Continue Reading Dark Horse Star Wars Solicitations for March 2013…

Movie Trailer: Pacific Rim

December 13, 2012 at 10:33 am | Posted in Movies, scifi | Leave a comment
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Even though we gave you a break yesterday and did not post the new G.I. Joe trailer, we do have a new one for you for Unofficial Scifi Movie Trailer Week.

(via Warner Bros)

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