New Release: ‘Obi-Wan and Anakin #1’ and More

January 6, 2016 at 12:05 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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Marvel has several new Star Wars release today to kick off the new year.

Obi-Wan and Anakin #1 (of 5)

Writer: Charles Soule
Artist/Cover Artist: Marco Checchetto
Variant Covers: John Tyler Christopher (action figure variant), Skottie Young (young variant)

Before their military heroism in the Clone Wars, before their tragic battle on Mustafar, and many decades before their final confrontation on the Death Star…they were Master Obi-Wan Kenobi and his Padawan learner, Anakin Skywalker. It’s been a few years since Obi-Wan pledged to train the young “chosen one,” but even as they have grown closer through training, it has been a difficult road. Now, called to a remote planet for assistance, Master and Padawan may be pushed to the breaking point. Writer Charles Soule (Lando, She-Hulk, Daredevil) and artist Marco Checchetto (Star Wars: Shattered Empire, Avengers World, Punisher) bring us a tale of the Jedi at the height of their power…

Details: 32 Pages, Rated T, $3.99

Darth Vader #15

Writer: Kieron Gillen
Artist: Salvador Larroca
Cover Artist: Mark Brooks

Conclusion to Vader Down. Luke Skywalker–captured by the Empire! Darth Vader–beset by enemies on all sides! The finale of the biggest Marvel Star Wars story yet!

Details: 32 Pages, Rated T, $3.99

Star Wars #14 (Vader Down Part 5)

Writer: Jason Aaron
Artist: Mike Deodato
Cover Artist: Mark Brooks
Variant Cover: John Tyler Christopher (action figure variant)

CHEWBACCA VERSUS BLACK KRRSANTAN! What else do you need? Marvel’s first Star Wars event continues!

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99

Darth Vader Vol. 2: Shadows and Secrets TPB

Writer: Kieron Gillen
Penciller: Salvador Larroca
Cover Artist: Adi Granov

The tale of Darth Vader’s transformation continues! Bounty Hunters are on the attack, and Vader has been given a new mission for the Empire. Unfortunately, it’s completely at odds with his own personal mission. What’s a Dark Lord to do? Darth Vader and Aphra continue their alliance — but how long will it last? And who is Tagge’s mysterious new agent? One fact is certain: When Aphra’s private investigation on behalf of Vader comes crashing headlong into Vader’s investigation on behalf of the Empire, the results will be deadly! Collecting DARTH VADER #7-12.

Details: 136 pages, Rated T, $19.99

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Comic Review: ‘Chewbacca #5’

January 6, 2016 at 12:04 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Reviews, Star Wars | Leave a comment

The Chewbacca mini-series comes to an end with issue #5. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Databurst From the 501st

January 6, 2016 at 12:00 am | Posted in 501st, Charity, Conventions, Databurst From the 501st, Events, Star Wars | Leave a comment

501stLogoLatest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from January 6 to 12th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.

January 7

  • Redback Garrison will be in Bundaberg for Moncrieff Entertainment Centre The Force Awakens event.

January 8

  • Midwest Garrison will be in Park Ridge, IL for the Advocate Children’s Hospital visit.
  • Rancor Raiders Garrison will be in Jackson, MS for the BankPlus Racing Vehicle Extravaganza at MS Trade Mart from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.
  • Southern Dewback Garrison will be at Thebarton Theatre for the Weird Al Yankovic concert.

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