Comic Review: ‘Han Solo #5’

November 30, 2016 at 12:02 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Reviews, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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Han Solo #5 brings the mini-series to an end with a pretty good finish. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

New Releases: ‘Star Wars #25’, ‘Han Solo #5’ & ‘Darth Vader Vol. 4’

November 23, 2016 at 12:01 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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Marvel has three new Star Wars releases out today.

Star Wars #25

Writers: Jason Aaron and Chris Eliopoulos
Artists: Jorge Molina and Chris Eliopoulos
Cover Artist: Mike Deodato Jr., sketch cover variant by Mike Deodato Jr., and IG-88 action cover variant by John Tyler Christopher

Rebel crew vs. SCAR Troopers for the fate of the Harbinger! PLUS: An all-new Artoo-Deetoo adventure!

Details: 40 pages, Rated T, $4.99

Han Solo #5 (of 5)

Writer: Marjorie Liu
Artist: Mark Brooks
Cover Artists: Kamome Shirahama (main cover), Kevin Wada (variant cover), Mike Del Mundo (Millennium Falcon cover), Joelle Jones (variant cover), Cameron Steward (variant cover)

This is it — the dramatic conclusion to the Dragon Void race! Will Han take the trophy? Or be left with the space junk? Our favorite scoundrel’s first miniseries comes to a photo finish!

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99

Star Wars: Darth Vader Vol. 4 – End of Games TPB

Writer: Kieron Gillen
Penciller: Salvador Larroca
Cover Artist: Juan Gimenez

Darth Vader has been secretly pursuing his own agenda, but now it is time for the End of Games. As Inspector Thanoth returns with some startling information, it seems that Vader may have passed his master’s tests. But even after finding favor in the eyes of the Emperor, the Dark Lord’s schemes may yet prove his undoing. While killer droids Triple-Zero and Beetee wreak havoc in their own homicidal adventure, the Empire’s dreadnought The Executor moves closer to launch. But Vader faces tumultuous battles with the cybernetic Cylo — and himself! Lost in visions of the Force, is he now more machine than man? Or can he fight his way back from the brink to see his missions and machinations finally come to fruition? The imperial march of the dark side reaches a crescendo! Collecting DARTH VADER #20-25.

Details: 152 pages, Rated T, $19.99

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Comic Review: ‘Han Solo #4’

October 19, 2016 at 12:03 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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Han Solo #4 keeps the series running at a high point with excellent artwork and writing. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

New Releases: ‘Darth Vader #25’, ‘Han Solo #4’ and ‘The Force Awakens #5’

October 12, 2016 at 12:02 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, News, Star Wars, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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Marvel has several new Star Wars releases today including Color Your Own Star Wars, the penultimate issues for the Han Solo comic series and The Force Awakens Adaptation, as well as the final issue of the Darth Vader series.

Star Wars: Darth Vader #25 (of 25)

Writer: Kieron Gillen
Artist: Salvador Larroca
Cover Artist: Juan Gimenez
Variant Covers: Adi Granov, Jamie McKelvie, Michael Cho, KaMome Shirahama, Joe Quesada, Chris Samnee, Sara Pichelli, Cliff Chiang, Salvador Larroca, John Tyler Christopher

It has all built up to this! Vader’s trials against Cylo’s creations! His machinations against the Emperor! His covert missions with Doctor Aphra and her murderous droids! All comes to fruition in an oversized 40-page issue by the stellar team of Kieron Gillen and Salvador Larroca! You won’t want to miss this ending!

Details: 56 pages, Rated T, $5.99

Han Solo #4 (of 5)

Writer: Marjorie Liu
Artist: Mark Brooks
Cover Artist: Olivier Coipel
Variant Covers: Jamal Campbell, Dustin Nguyen, Kirbi Fagan, Stephanie Hans (Millennium Falcon variant)

Han has a traitor to the Rebellion on board the Falcon! But can he figure out who it is before they get him killed? And more importantly…can he stay in the Dragon Void race?!?

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99

The Force Awakens Adaptation #5 (of 6)

Writer: Chuck Wendig
Artist: Luke Ross
Cover Artist: Rafael Pinto Albuquerque

Rey has been captured by the evil First Order! Meanwhile, Finn plans a mission with the Resistance in order to save Rey and destroy Starkiller Base! Only the vicious Kylo Ren stands in their way…

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99

Color Your Own Star Wars

Pencillers: John Cassaday, Salvador Larroca, Terry Dodson and more
Cover Artist: John Cassaday

Little is ever black and white in the age-old conflict between the Jedi and the Sith…. Now, it’s up to you to bring the color to that war-torn galaxy far, far away! Faced with page after page of fantastic Star Wars artwork, it’s your job to add hues to Luke, Leia, Han, Chewie, Artoo, Threepio, Vader and more! So choose your weapon — and remember, the crayon is mightier than the lightsaber! Will you turn to the dark side, or favor pastel shades? Will you press gently, or will your Force be strong? Will you stick to the canon, or go wild with a scarlet Skywalker, a fuchsia Fett or a violet Vader? There’s only one rule: Color, or color not, there is no try!

Details: 120 pages, All Ages, $9.99

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Comic Review: ‘Han Solo #3’

September 7, 2016 at 12:03 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Reviews, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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Han Solo #3 kicks back into action as the race goes on. But their next stop brings back a familiar face, and another unexpected challenge. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

New Releases: ‘Han Solo #3’ and ‘Shattered Empire HC’

August 31, 2016 at 12:03 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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Marvel has two new Star Wars releases today.

Star Wars: Han Solo #3 (of 5)

Writer: Marjorie Liu
Artist: Mark Brooks
Cover Artist: Lee Bermego

As The Dragon Void race gets more intense…Han’s rebel mission gets more deadly! Can theFalcon hold up to one of the most intense flights of its career? What’s worse for Han…failing Leia? Or losing a race?

Details: 32 pages, Rate T, $3.99

Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Shattered Empire HC

Writers: Greg Rucka and James Robinson
Pencillers: Marco Checchetto and Tony Harris
Cover Artist: Marco Checchetto

For the first time in the new Star Wars canon, journey with us into the time after the end of Star Wars Episode VI Return of the Jedi! Writer Greg Rucka (PUNISHER, WOLVERINE, Gotham Central) and artist Marco Checchetto (AVENGERS WORLD, PUNISHER) take us past the destruction of the second Death Star — and into the chaos of a Shattered Empire. It’s the explosive lead-in to this winter’s blockbuster big-screen Star Wars revival, and everything you need to know is right here! Plus, follow everyone’s favorite protocol droid as he Journeys to Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Details: 144 pages, Rated T+, $24.99, oversized

Star Wars Solicitations November 2016

August 23, 2016 at 8:05 pm | Posted in Art, Comic Books, Marvel, News, Star Wars, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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Marvel has released their comic solicitations for November 2016. Here is the full Star Wars rundown.

Poe Dameron #8
Writer: Charles Soule
Artist/Cover Artist: Phil Noto, variant cover by Rod Reis

New Story Arc Starts Here! Agent Terex has sworn vengeance against Poe Dameron! But how does he always seem to know what Black Squadron is doing? Could there truly be a traitor in their midst?

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99
Release Date: November 2, 2016

The Force Awakens Adaptation #6 (of 6)
Writer: Chuck Wendig
Artist: Luke Ross
Cover Artist: Paolo Rivera, variant cover and sketch cover variant by Esad Ribic

It’s the Resistance vs the First Order as the attack on Starkiller Base continues! Meanwhile, Rey must use a lightsaber for the first time in a battle against Kylo Ren! Will the Resistance finally find the mysterious location of the vanished Jedi Luke Skywalker? The saga continues!

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99
Release Date: November 9, 2016

Star Wars #25
Writers: Jason Aaron and Chris Eliopoulos
Artists: Jorge Molina and Chris Eliopoulos
Cover Artist: Mike Deodato Jr., sketch cover variant by Mike Deodato Jr., and IG-88 action cover variant by John Tyler Christopher

Rebel crew vs. SCAR Troopers for the fate of the Harbinger! PLUS: An all-new Artoo-Deetoo adventure!

Details: 40 pages, Rated T, $4.99
Release Date: November 23, 2016

Star Wars Annual #2
Writer: Kelly Thompson
Artist: Emilio Laiso
Cover Artist: Mike Mayhew, variant cover by Elsa Charretier

Princess Leia is on a top-secret dangerous mission that brings her to a planet that wants no part of the war against the Empire. But when an injury threatens to end her mission, can she inspire that rebel spirit in those who just want to keep their heads down? Writer Kelly Thompson (A-FORCE) and artist Emilio Laiso (GODS OF WAR) bring us an all-new tale of Alderaan’s last monarch in action!

Details: 40 pages, Rated T, $4.99
Release Date: November 30, 2016

Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope TPB
Writer: Roy Thomas
Penciller: Howard Chaykin
Cover Artist: Adi Granov

The original comics adaptation of the greatest space-fantasy film of all is remastered for the modern age with all-new coloring by Chris Sotomayor! Weeks before George Lucas’ first Star Wars film hit theaters, Marvel gave fans their first look at Luke Skywalker, boldly asking: “Will he save the galaxy, or destroy it?” You may know the answer, but that doesn’t spoil the fun of seeing Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope like never before — including scenes that never made the silver screen! When Princess Leia is taken prisoner, Luke, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Han Solo, Chewbacca, C-3PO and R2-D2 ride to the rescue and take on Darth Vader in his awesome Death Star. It’s six against a galaxy — one that’s far, far away and a long time ago! May the Force be with you, in the mighty Marvel manner! Collecting STAR WARS (1977) #1-6.

Details: 128 pages, Rated T, $19.99
Release Date: December 7, 2016

Star Wars: Han Solo TPB
Writer: Marjorie Liu
Penciller: Mark Brooks
Cover Artist: Olivier Coipel

Everyone’s favorite scoundrel goes Solo! Han is given a top-secret undercover mission for the Rebellion: rescuing several informants and spies! His cover for the assignment? Only the biggest and most infamous starship race in the galaxy, the Dragon Void—a tournament he has dreamt of winning his entire life. With a chance of glory, can Han keep his mind on the mission? Or is failing Leia worse than losing? If that wasn’t enough, there’s also the small matter of finding a traitor within the Rebellion. As the Dragon Void heats up, can a certain Wookiee pal lend a hand in the mole hunt? Place your bets for the ultimate space race! Our money’s on Han and the Millennium Falcon — after all, it’s the ship that made the Kessel Run in less than twelve parsecs! Collecting HAN SOLO #1-5.

Details: 112 PGS./Rated T …$16.99
Release Date: January 4, 2017

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Marvel Star Wars Solicitations October 2016

July 25, 2016 at 5:09 pm | Posted in Art, Comic Books, Marvel, News, Star Wars, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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Marvel has released their comic solicitations for October 2016. Here’s the Star Wars roundup.

Poe Dameron #7

Writer: Charles Soule
Artist/Cover Artist: Phil Noto
Variant Cover: Terry Dodson

Agent Terex has sworn vengeance against Poe Dameron! But how does he always seem to know what Black Squadron is doing? Could there truly be a traitor in their midst?

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99
Release Date: October 5, 2016 Continue Reading Marvel Star Wars Solicitations October 2016…

Comic Review: ‘Han Solo #2’

July 13, 2016 at 12:01 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Reviews, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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Han Solo #2 takes the racing plotline to the next level for some serious fun and action. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

New Releases: ‘Han Solo #2’, ‘Poe Dameron #4’ and ‘Darth Vader HC Vol. 01’

July 6, 2016 at 12:04 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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Marvel has three new Star Wars releases today.

Han Solo #2 (of 5)

Writer: Marjorie Liu
Artist: Mark Brooks
Cover Artist: Lee Bermejo

Han Solo has entered the space race of his dreams – the DRAGON VOID! But he’s on an undercover mission – to find a traitor within the Rebellion. Teamed with Wookiee warrior Chewbacca, will they be able to find the mole before trouble finds them?

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99

Poe Dameron #4

Writer: Charles Soule
Artist/Cover Artist: Phil Noto
Variant Cover: David Aja

The next stop on Poe’s mission is Grakkus the Hutt…but Grakkus has been in Republic Prison for years. You know what that means—POE DIRECTLY TO JAIL!

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99

Star Wars: Darth Vader Vol. 1 HC (Granov Cover)

Writer: Kieron Gillen
Penciller: Salvador Larroca
Cover Artists: Adi Granov, Alex Ross (variant, picture above)

One of the greatest antagonists in all of fiction stars in his first volume of villainy! Fresh from a stinging defeat at the hands of the Rebel Alliance, Darth Vader must rise again to reassert the Empire’s iron grip on the galaxy. But will his personal desire for vengeance against the young Jedi who destroyed the Death Star distract from Vader’s duty to the Emperor? As a fateful quest begins, the Dark Lord of the Sith will face a fresh threat to his power. And as other villains old and new play their parts — from Boba Fett and Jabba the Hutt to diabolical debutant Aphra, as well as the killer droids Triple Zero and BeeTee — how long until Vader’s dangerous alliances blow up in his face? Join Darth Vader and feel the power of the dark side! Collecting DARTH VADER #1-12.

Details: 296 pages, Rated T, $34.99
ISBN: 978-1-302-90195-0
Trim size: oversized

Posted By: Skuldren or Roqoo Depot.
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