Around the Web

November 22, 2013 at 12:00 am | Posted in Around the Web, Art, Books, Comic Books, Dark Horse, Episode VII, Interview, Movies, News, Regular Feature, Star Wars, Star Wars Books, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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Here is this week’s Around the Web covering Star Wars and beyond.

Art News

Black Friday Deals

  • For Black Friday, Titan Magazines is running a special promotion for Star Wars Insider. Sign up and you can get a free copy of the Millennium Falcon Owner’s Workshop Manual or the Death Star Owner’s Technical Manual.
  • is doing a Black Friday Giveaway for Wave 2 of the 3-3/4″ Black Series figures.
  • Walmart is doing a pre-Black Friday sale on the LEGO Star Wars: The Yoda Chronicles DVD combo for The Phantom Clone and Menace of the Sith.
  • And Things From Another World is doing their annual Black Friday sale which is a great way to pick up some cheap comics. Some comics are already on sale, with discounts increasing as Black Friday draws nearer.
  • Club Jade also has a look at what Her Universe will have out for Black Friday.

Book News

  • J.W. Rinzler tweeted the cover for Star Wars Storyboards: The Original Trilogy.
  • You can catch a sneak peak of Jason Fry‘s upcoming novel The Jupiter Pirates: Hunt for the Hydra right here.
  • Star Wars author and artist Jeffrey Brown will be on tour in the UK. Click here to check out his tour dates.
  • Lightsaber Rattling dives into some of the new Star Wars Rebels books that have been announced.

Comic News

Events & Conventions

  • Dave Dorman will be in West Dundee, IL for an event at Barnes & Noble at Spring Hill Mall from 5:00 to 7:00 PM today.
  • Upcoming Star Wars author Kevin Hearne will be in Arizona for an event at the San Tan Barnes & Noble at 6:00 PM today.
  • Boston Supermegafest also kicks off this weekend and includes Star Wars guests Ray Park and Jeremy Bulloch.

Star Wars Episode VII

  • has confirmed that R2-D2 will be in Star Wars Episode VII. I think this is a pretty good reason to make this sequel trilogy the astromech saga.


  • If you’ve seen Gravity, you can check out the short film that ties into the movie.
  • As a Russell Crowe fan, I thought the trailer for Noah looked pretty cool.
  • And courtesy of Fairy Tale Podcast, there’s a nice video interview with authors Timothy Zahn and Cherie Priest.
Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

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