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Star Wars Splash Page is a weekly podcast dedicated solely to contemporary Star Wars comics published by Marvel, Dark Horse and previously IDW, featuring views about the current week's comics, interviews with the writers, artists, colorists, letterers and editors create them, as well as the latest details on publishing schedules, upcoming series and mini-series, so that you, the listener have more detail and context about the comics that are a vital part of Star Wars canon, lore and legends.

Star Wars Splash Page Jeff McGee and Matt Moore

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Star Wars Splash Page is a weekly podcast dedicated solely to contemporary Star Wars comics published by Marvel, Dark Horse and previously IDW, featuring views about the current week's comics, interviews with the writers, artists, colorists, letterers and editors create them, as well as the latest details on publishing schedules, upcoming series and mini-series, so that you, the listener have more detail and context about the comics that are a vital part of Star Wars canon, lore and legends.

    Star Wars Splash Page #295 -- Old Friend

    Star Wars Splash Page #295 -- Old Friend

    A rare event with four new Star Wars comics titles out on a single day, with Doctor Aphra #21 offering up a view into Aphra's descent into madness, along with a few surprises from her past. In Darth Vader #24, Sabé makes a surprising declaration as Vader finds help from a shifty yet loyal toadie. In Han Solo & Chewbacca #3, Greedo's reputation for failing to follow through gains strength, while in Obi-Wan #2 (of 5) we find out what does go bump in the night.

    Comics out today and broken down on this week's episode:
    _ Han Solo & Chewbacca #3 (07:52)
    _ Obi-Wan #2 (of 5) (21:38)
    _ Darth Vader #24 (43:28)
    _ Doctor Aphra #21 (54:28)

    Star Wars Comics on Marvel Unlimited This Week:
    _ Doctor Aphra (Vol. 2) #19
    _ Darth Vader (Vol. 3) #21

    The news?
    _ Cover reveals for the Choose Your Destiny variants are starting to be released.

    Upcoming Star Wars comics and graphic novels include:

    July 6 _ Halcyon Legacy #4 (of 5)

    July 13 _ The Mandalorian #1 (of 8), Bounty Hunters #25

    July 20 _ Darth Vader #25, Star Wars #25, Han Solo & Chewbacca #4

    July 27 _ Doctor Aphra #22, Obi-Wan #3 (of 5)

    Aug. 3 _ Halcyon Legacy #5 (of 5)

    Aug. 9 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Clone Wars, Vol. 4 (Collects Free Comic Book Day 2005: Star Wars #1, Star Wars: Darth Maul – Son of Dathomir #1-4, Star Wars: Republic #74-77 and 81-83, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith #1-4, Star Wars: Tag & Bink II #2, material from Star Wars Visionaries #1 and Star Wars Tales #4)

    Aug. 10 _ Bounty Hunters #26, Star Wars: Hyperspace Stories #1 (of 12), Han Solo & Chewbacca #5

    Aug. 16 _ Star Wars: Rebels TPB (Collects Star Wars: Rebels Magazine #1–35, 37, 39 and Star Wars: Rebels Animation Magazine #1–4)

    Aug. 17 _ Star Wars #26, The Mandalorian #2 (of 8)

    Aug. 23 _ Star Wars: Crimson Reign TPB (Collects Crimson Reign #1-5), Darth Vader (Vol. 3) Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #18-22); Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Empire, Vol. 7 (Collects Blood Ties #1-4, Blood Ties -- Boba Fett Is Dead #1-4, Empire #1-4, Underworld -- The Yavin Vassilika #1-5, Free Comic Book Day: Star Wars 2013 and material from Star Wars Tales #1-2, 6 and 16)

    Aug. 24 _ Doctor Aphra #23, Darth Vader #26

    Aug. 31 _ Obi-Wan #4 (of 5)

    Sept. 7 _ Star Wars #27, Star Wars: Hyperspace Stories #2 (of 12)

    Sept. 13 _ Star Wars (Vol. 3), Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #19-23)

    Sept. 14 _ Bounty Hunters #27, Obi-Wan #5 (of 5)

    Sept. 21 _ Darth Vader #27, The Mandalorian #3 (of 8), Star Wars: Visions #1

    Sept. 27 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The New Republic, Vol. 6 (Collects Crimson Empire #0-6, Bounty Hunters -- Kenix Kil, Crimson Empire II -- Council of Blood #1-6, Crimson Empire III -- Empire Lost #1-6 and material from Dark Horse Extra #21-24 and Dark Horse Presents (2011) #1)

    Sept. 28 _ Doctor Aphra #24, Han Solo & Chewbacca #6

    Oct. 4 _ The High Republic Adventures Graphic Novel #1 (Dark Horse)

    Oct. 5 _ Doctor Aphra #1 (Halloween Comic Extravaganza Reprint), The High Republic -- Quest of the Jedi #1 (Dark Horse)

    Oct. 11 _ Star Wars Legends: The Rebellion Omnibus Vol. 1. (Collects Star Wars: Empire 7, 14, 16; Vader's Quest 1-4, Star Wars (2013) 1-20, Star Wars Kids 1-11, 12 (A Story) and 13-20 and Star Wars 3-D 1-3)

    Oct. 18 _ Tales From the Rancor Pit

    Oct. 26 _ Doctor Aphra (Vol. 2) Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #16-20); Bounty Hunters Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #18-22)

    Nov. 1 _ War of the Bounty Hunters Omnibus (Collects War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha, War of the Bounty Hunters #1-5, WotBH -- Jabba, WotBH -- 4-LOM & Zuckuss, WotBH -- Boushh, WotBH -- IG-88, Doctor Aphra #10-15, Darth Vader #12-17, Bounty Hunters #12-17 and Star Wars...

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    Star Wars Splash Page #294 -- Empire Builder

    Star Wars Splash Page #294 -- Empire Builder

    The jig is up and the Empire has finally realized that the syndicates aren't warring with each other in a bid to replace the Hutt's franchise on thievery, thugs and more, but at the nodding of Crimson Dawn.

    Furthermore, Palpatine and Darth Vader are pretty sure Maul may have taught Qi'ra more than just how to fight force wielders. Qi'ra? She's ready, as she always is, as the second part of the "Soule Trilogy" comes to an end, setting the stage for October's debut of "The Hidden Empire."

    Comics out today and broken down on this week's episode:
    _ Crimson Reign #5 (of 5)

    Star Wars Comics on Marvel Unlimited This Week:
    _ Halcyon Legacy #2 (of 5)

    The news?
    _ Charles Soule talked about the upcoming Star Wars (Vol. 3) #25 with ComicBook.com

    Upcoming Star Wars comics and graphic novels include:

    June 28 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: Tales of the Jedi, Vol. 2 (Collects Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Golden Age of the Sith #0-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Fall of the Sith Empire #1-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi #1-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Freedon Nadd Uprising #1-2)

    June 29 _ Doctor Aphra #21, Darth Vader #24, Han Solo & Chewbacca #3, Obi-Wan #2 (of 5)

    July 6 _ Halcyon Legacy #4 (of 5)

    July 13 _ The Mandalorian #1 (of 8), Bounty Hunters #25

    July 20 _ Darth Vader #25, Star Wars #25, Han Solo & Chewbacca #4

    July 27 _ Doctor Aphra #22, Obi-Wan #3 (of 5)

    Aug. 3 _ Halcyon Legacy #5 (of 5)

    Aug. 9 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Clone Wars, Vol. 4 (Collects Free Comic Book Day 2005: Star Wars #1, Star Wars: Darth Maul – Son of Dathomir #1-4, Star Wars: Republic #74-77 and 81-83, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith #1-4, Star Wars: Tag & Bink II #2, material from Star Wars Visionaries #1 and Star Wars Tales #4)

    Aug. 10 _ Bounty Hunters #26, Star Wars: Hyperspace Stories #1 (of 12), Han Solo & Chewbacca #5

    Aug. 16 _ Star Wars: Rebels TPB (Collects Star Wars: Rebels Magazine #1–35, 37, 39 and Star Wars: Rebels Animation Magazine #1–4)

    Aug. 17 _ Star Wars #26, The Mandalorian #2 (of 8)

    Aug. 23 _ Star Wars: Crimson Reign TPB (Collects Crimson Reign #1-5), Darth Vader (Vol. 3) Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #18-22); Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Empire, Vol. 7 (Collects Blood Ties #1-4, Blood Ties -- Boba Fett Is Dead #1-4, Empire #1-4, Underworld -- The Yavin Vassilika #1-5, Free Comic Book Day: Star Wars 2013 and material from Star Wars Tales #1-2, 6 and 16)

    Aug. 24 _ Doctor Aphra #23, Darth Vader #26

    Aug. 31 _ Obi-Wan #4 (of 5)

    Sept. 7 _ Star Wars #27, Star Wars: Visions #1, The Mandalorian #3 (of 8)

    Sept. 13 _ Star Wars (Vol. 3), Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #19-23)

    Sept. 14 _ Bounty Hunters #27, Obi-Wan #5 (of 5)

    Sept. 21 _ Darth Vader #27

    Sept. 27 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The New Republic, Vol. 6 (Collects Crimson Empire #0-6, Bounty Hunters -- Kenix Kil, Crimson Empire II -- Council of Blood #1-6, Crimson Empire III -- Empire Lost #1-6 and material from Dark Horse Extra #21-24 and Dark Horse Presents (2011) #1)

    Sept. 28 _ Doctor Aphra #24, Han Solo & Chewbacca #6

    Oct. 4 _ The High Republic Adventures Graphic Novel #1 (Dark Horse)

    Oct. 5 _ Doctor Aphra #1 (Halloween Comic Extravaganza Reprint), The High Republic -- Quest of the Jedi #1 (Dark Horse)

    Oct. 11 _ Star Wars Legends: The Rebellion Omnibus Vol. 1. (Collects Star Wars: Empire 7, 14, 16; Vader's Quest 1-4, Star Wars (2013) 1-20, Star Wars Kids 1-11, 12 (A Story) and 13-20 and Star Wars 3-D 1-3)

    Oct. 18 _ Tales From the Rancor Pit

    Oct. 26 _ Doctor Aphra (Vol. 2) Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #16-20); Bounty Hunters Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects...

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    Star Wars Splash Page #293 -- Low Self Opinion

    Star Wars Splash Page #293 -- Low Self Opinion

    T'onga gets help (maybe) from Dengar as the quest to rescue Cadeliah from Crimson Dawn gains speed, but given this is Bounty Hunters #24, nothing is at it seems, even for Valance, though in the employ of Darth Vader, is trying and failing, to stem the Dawn's reach in an issue written by Ethan Sacks, illustrated Paolo Villanelli, colored by Arif Prianto, lettered by VC's Travis Lanham and edited by Mikey J. Basson, Danny Khazem and Mark Paniccia. Nick Russell oversees the production design and the covers are by Giuseppe Camuncoli and Jesus Aburtov; Jan Bazaldua and Antonio Fabela; and Chris Sprouse, Karl Story and Neeraj Menon.

    Comics out today and broken down on this week's episode:
    _ Bounty Hunters #24

    Star Wars Comics on Marvel Unlimited This Week:
    _ Halcyon Legacy #2 (of 5)
    _ Han Solo & Chewbacca #1
    _ Crimson Reign #3 (of 5)

    The news?
    _ Splash Page marks its seventh anniversary
    _ Doctor Aphra (Vol. 2) #1 is getting a reprinting as part of Marvel's Halloween Comics Extravaganza on Oct. 29

    Upcoming Star Wars comics, graphic novels and omnibuses:

    June 21 _ Star Wars: Rebels, Vol. 3 (Manga)

    June 22 _ Crimson Reign #5 (of 5)

    June 28 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: Tales of the Jedi, Vol. 2 (Collects Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Golden Age of the Sith #0-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Fall of the Sith Empire #1-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi #1-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Freedon Nadd Uprising #1-2)

    June 29 _ Doctor Aphra #21, Darth Vader #24, Han Solo & Chewbacca #3, Obi-Wan #2 (of 5)

    July 6 _ Halcyon Legacy #4 (of 5)

    July 13 _ The Mandalorian #1 (of 8), Bounty Hunters #25

    July 20 _ Darth Vader #25, Star Wars #25, Han Solo & Chewbacca #4

    July 27 _ Doctor Aphra #22, Obi-Wan #3 (of 5)

    Aug. 3 _ Halcyon Legacy #5 (of 5)

    Aug. 9 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Clone Wars, Vol. 4 (Collects Free Comic Book Day 2005: Star Wars #1, Star Wars: Darth Maul – Son of Dathomir #1-4, Star Wars: Republic #74-77 and 81-83, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith #1-4, Star Wars: Tag & Bink II #2, material from Star Wars Visionaries #1 and Star Wars Tales #4)

    Aug. 10 _ Bounty Hunters #26, Star Wars: Hyperspace Stories #1 (of 12), Han Solo & Chewbacca #5

    Aug. 16 _ Star Wars: Rebels TPB (Collects Star Wars: Rebels Magazine #1–35, 37, 39 and Star Wars: Rebels Animation Magazine #1–4)

    Aug. 17 _ Star Wars #26, The Mandalorian #2 (of 8)

    Aug. 23 _ Star Wars: Crimson Reign TPB (Collects Crimson Reign #1-5), Darth Vader (Vol. 3) Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #18-22); Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Empire, Vol. 7 (Collects Blood Ties #1-4, Blood Ties -- Boba Fett Is Dead #1-4, Empire #1-4, Underworld -- The Yavin Vassilika #1-5, Free Comic Book Day: Star Wars 2013 and material from Star Wars Tales #1-2, 6 and 16)

    Aug. 24 _ Doctor Aphra #23, Darth Vader #26

    Aug. 31 _ Obi-Wan #4 (of 5)

    Sept. 7 _ Star Wars #27, Star Wars: Visions #1, The Mandalorian #3 (of 8)

    Sept. 13 _ Star Wars (Vol. 3), Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #19-23)

    Sept. 14 _ Bounty Hunters #27, Obi-Wan #5 (of 5)

    Sept. 21 _ Darth Vader #27

    Sept. 27 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The New Republic, Vol. 6 (Collects Crimson Empire #0-6, Bounty Hunters -- Kenix Kil, Crimson Empire II -- Council of Blood #1-6, Crimson Empire III -- Empire Lost #1-6 and material from Dark Horse Extra #21-24 and Dark Horse Presents (2011) #1)

    Sept. 28 _ Doctor Aphra #24, Han Solo & Chewbacca #6

    Oct. 4 _ The High Republic Adventures Graphic Novel #1 (Dark Horse)

    Oct. 5 _ Doctor Aphra #1 (Halloween Comic Extravaganza Reprint), The High Republic -- Quest of the Jedi #1 (Dark Horse)

    Oct. 11 _ Star Wars Legends: The...

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    Star Wars Splash Page #292 -- Fire Under My Feet

    Star Wars Splash Page #292 -- Fire Under My Feet

    Leia faces Zahra in a riveting last stand that lays bare the emotional foundation at the core of both women and their individual yet parallel thirst for justice and revenge. The issue is written by Charles Soule, illustrated by Ramon Rosanas and Madibek Musabekov, colored by Rachelle Rosenberg, lettered by VC's Clayton Cowles and edited by Mikey J. Basso, Danny Khazem and Mark Paniccia.

    Comics out today and broken down on this week's episode:
    _ Star Wars (Vol. 3) #24
    _ Krrsantan -- Star Wars Tales #1

    Star Wars Comics on Marvel Unlimited This Week:
    _ The High Republic #15
    _ The High Republic -- Eye of the Storm #2 (of 2)
    _ Star Wars (Vol. 3) #21

    The news?
    _ MarvinDog Media celebrates its 10th anniversary
    _ Some thoughts about Star Wars Celebration

    Upcoming Star Wars comics, graphic novels and omnibuses:

    June 15 _ Bounty Hunters #24

    June 21 _ Star Wars: Rebels, Vol. 3 (Manga)

    June 22 _ Crimson Reign #5 (of 5)

    June 28 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: Tales of the Jedi, Vol. 2 (Collects Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Golden Age of the Sith #0-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Fall of the Sith Empire #1-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi #1-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Freedon Nadd Uprising #1-2)

    June 29 _ Doctor Aphra #21, Darth Vader #24, Han Solo & Chewbacca #3, Obi-Wan #2 (of 5)

    July 6 _ Halcyon Legacy #4 (of 5), The Mandalorian #1

    July 13 _ Bounty Hunters #25, Star Wars: Rebels TPB (Collects Star Wars: Rebels Magazine #1–35, 37, 39 and Star Wars: Rebels Animation Magazine #1–4)

    July 20 _ Darth Vader #25, Star Wars #25, Han Solo & Chewbacca #4

    July 27 _ Doctor Aphra #22, Obi-Wan #3 (of 5)

    Aug. 3 _ Halcyon Legacy #5 (of 5)

    Aug. 9 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Clone Wars, Vol. 4 (Collects Free Comic Book Day 2005: Star Wars #1, Star Wars: Darth Maul – Son of Dathomir #1-4, Star Wars: Republic #74-77 and 81-83, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith #1-4, Star Wars: Tag & Bink II #2, material from Star Wars Visionaries #1 and Star Wars Tales #4)

    Aug. 10 _ Bounty Hunters #26, Star Wars: Hyperspace Stories #1 (of 12), Han Solo & Chewbacca #5

    Aug. 17 _ Star Wars #26,

    Aug. 23 _ Star Wars: Crimson Reign TPB (Collects Crimson Reign #1-5), Darth Vader (Vol. 3) Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #18-22); Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Empire, Vol. 7 (Collects Blood Ties #1-4, Blood Ties -- Boba Fett Is Dead #1-4, Empire #1-4, Underworld -- The Yavin Vassilika #1-5, Free Comic Book Day: Star Wars 2013 and material from Star Wars Tales #1-2, 6 and 16)

    Aug. 24 _ Doctor Aphra #23, Darth Vader #26

    Aug. 30 _ Doctor Aphra (Vol. 2) Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #16-20); Bounty Hunters Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #18-22)

    Aug. 31 _ Obi-Wan #4 (of 5)

    Sept. 13 _ Star Wars (Vol. 3), Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #19-23)

    Sept. 27 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The New Republic, Vol. 6 (Collects Crimson Empire #0-6, Bounty Hunters -- Kenix Kil, Crimson Empire II -- Council of Blood #1-6, Crimson Empire III -- Empire Lost #1-6 and material from Dark Horse Extra #21-24 and Dark Horse Presents (2011) #1)

    Oct. 4 _ The High Republic Adventures Graphic Novel #1 (Dark Horse)

    Oct. 5 _ The High Republic -- Quest of the Jedi #1 (Dark Horse)

    Oct. 11 _ Star Wars Legends: The Rebellion Omnibus Vol. 1. (Collects Star Wars: Empire 7, 14, 16; Vader's Quest 1-4, Star Wars (2013) 1-20, Star Wars Kids 1-11, 12 (A Story) and 13-20 and Star Wars 3-D 1-3)

    Oct. 18 _ Tales From the Rancor Pit

    Nov. 1 _ War of the Bounty Hunters Omnibus (Collects War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha, War of the Bounty Hunters #1-5, WotBH -- Jabba, WotBH -- 4-LOM & Zuckuss, WotBH -- Boushh,...

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    Star Wars Splash Page #291 -- Graduation (Friends Forever)

    Star Wars Splash Page #291 -- Graduation (Friends Forever)

    Prequel fans get a double kick in the heart as Darth Vader #23 mines Anakin's time as a child, while Sabé ponders a difficult decision.

    In Bounty Hunters #23, Dengar makes a calculated decision that will have ramifications for T'ongo, Losha and the crew, not to mention the fate of Cadeliah.

    Comics out today and broken down on this week's episode:
    _ Bounty Hunters #23
    _ Darth Vader (Vol. 3) #23

    Star Wars Comics on Marvel Unlimited This Week:
    _ None

    The news?
    _ Star Wars: Yoda, a 10-issue maxi-series was revealed at Star Wars Celebration, as were first looks at covers for Marvel's The High Republic, Vol. 2, and the four-issue THR: The Blade mini-series. Dark Horse showed off covers for Star Wars -- Hyperspace Stories and the Halloween-inspired Tales From the Rancor Pit.

    Upcoming Star Wars comics, graphic novels and omnibuses:

    June 8 _ Star Wars #24, Krrsantan: Star Wars Tales #1

    June 15 _ Bounty Hunters #24

    June 21 _ Star Wars: Rebels, Vol. 3 (Manga)

    June 22 _ Crimson Reign #5 (of 5), Obi-Wan #2 (of 5), Darth Vader #24

    June 28 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: Tales of the Jedi, Vol. 2 (Collects Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Golden Age of the Sith #0-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Fall of the Sith Empire #1-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi #1-5, Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – The Freedon Nadd Uprising #1-2)

    June 29 _ Han Solo & Chewbacca #3, Doctor Aphra #21

    July 6 _ Halcyon Legacy #4 (of 5), The Mandalorian #1

    July 13 _ Bounty Hunters #25, Star Wars: Rebels TPB (Collects Star Wars: Rebels Magazine #1–35, 37, 39 and Star Wars: Rebels Animation Magazine #1–4)

    July 20 _ Darth Vader #25, Star Wars #25, Han Solo & Chewbacca #4

    July 27 _ Doctor Aphra #22, Obi-Wan #3 (of 5)

    Aug. 3 _ Halcyon Legacy #5 (of 5), Star Wars #26

    Aug. 9 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Clone Wars, Vol. 4 (Collects Free Comic Book Day 2005: Star Wars #1, Star Wars: Darth Maul – Son of Dathomir #1-4, Star Wars: Republic #74-77 and 81-83, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith #1-4, Star Wars: Tag & Bink II #2, material from Star Wars Visionaries #1 and Star Wars Tales #4)

    Aug. 10 _ Han Solo & Chewbacca #5, Bounty Hunters #26, Star Wars: Hyperspace Stories #1 (of 12)

    Aug. 17 _ The Mandalorian #2, Star Wars #26, Darth Vader #26

    Aug. 23 _ Star Wars: Crimson Reign TPB (Collects Crimson Reign #1-5), Darth Vader (Vol. 3) Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #18-22); Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Empire, Vol. 7 (Collects Blood Ties #1-4, Blood Ties -- Boba Fett Is Dead #1-4, Empire #1-4, Underworld -- The Yavin Vassilika #1-5, Free Comic Book Day: Star Wars 2013 and material from Star Wars Tales #1-2, 6 and 16)

    Aug. 24 _ Doctor Aphra #23, Han Solo & Chewbacca #6

    Aug. 30 _ Doctor Aphra (Vol. 2) Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #16-20); Bounty Hunters Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #18-22)

    Aug. 31 _ Doctor Aphra #24, The Mandalorian #3, Obi-Wan #4 (of 5)

    Sept. 13 _ Star Wars (Vol. 3), Vol. 4 Crimson Reign TPB (Collects #19-23)

    Sept. 28 _ Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The New Republic, Vol. 6 (Collects Crimson Empire #0-6, Bounty Hunters -- Kenix Kil, Crimson Empire II -- Council of Blood #1-6, Crimson Empire III -- Empire Lost #1-6 and material from Dark Horse Extra #21-24 and Dark Horse Presents (2011) #1)

    Oct. 4 _ The High Republic Adventures Graphic Novel #1 (Dark Horse)

    Oct. 5 _ The High Republic -- Quest of the Jedi #1 (Dark Horse)

    Oct. 11 _ Star Wars Legends: The Rebellion Omnibus Vol. 1. (Collects Star Wars: Empire 7, 14, 16; Vader's Quest 1-4, Star Wars (2013) 1-20, Star Wars Kids 1-11, 12 (A Story) and 13-20 and Star Wars 3-D 1-3)

    Oct. 18 _ Tales From the Rancor Pit
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    Star Wars Splash Page #290 -- Get the Party Started

    Star Wars Splash Page #290 -- Get the Party Started

    No comics this week but plenty of new information about upcoming Star Wars comics as we discuss Star Wars Celebration Anaheim (May 26-29) and what we sort of comics-related news we're hoping might be revealed.

    There's also secret catch phrase and, if you bump into Jeff at SWCA and are the first to say it to him, you've just won yourself Marvel's three-volume omnibus collection of the 1977-86 Star Wars series. We'll even cover the shipping and handling. (For real!)

    Comics out today and broken down on this week's episode:
    _ None

    Star Wars Comics on Marvel Unlimited This Week:
    _ None

    The news?
    _ Dark Horse Comics will launch a 12-issue, all-ages maxi-series -- Star Wars: Hyperspace Stories, on Aug. 10, as the publisher begins its second round with the Lucasfilm license in earnest.
    _ Due out Oct. 18, also from Dark Horse, is the Vader's Castle-inspired horror graphic novel, Star Wars: Tales From the Rancor Pit. It'll be a hardcover graphic novel and retail for $19.99.
    _ The seven Pride variants for Marvel's Star Wars comics have finally been revealed. They'll be out during June and July.
    _ If you're in need of a four-day pass to this month's Star Wars Celebration, send us a line via Twitter, Facebook or email. We have one for sale at face value.

    Star Wars Celebration and comics:

    Comics Creatives Attending SWCA
    _ Adam Christopher
    _ Alyssa Wong
    _ Amanda Deibert
    _ Cavan Scott
    _ Charles Soule
    _ Christopher Cantwell
    _ Claudia Gray
    _ Daniel Jose Older
    _ Delilah S. Dawson
    _ Ethan Sacks
    _ Jody Houser
    _ Justina Ireland
    _ Phil Szostak
    _ Rodney Barnes
    _ Sam Maggs
    _ Tommy Stella!

    Panels of interest to Star Wars comics readers and fans

    _ Lucasfilm Publishing: Stories From a Galaxy Far, Far Away (Thursday, May 26, 1-2 p.m., Twin Suns Stage)
    From adult novels to kids comics, from the time of the High Republic to the rise of the First Order, this is the place to dive deeper into the stories from a galaxy far, far away. Featuring details on new and upcoming titles from Disney Lucasfilm Press, Del Rey, Dark Horse, and more! Including all-new announcements and reveals from a galaxy far, far away! Moderated by Lucasfilm's Michael Siglain.

    _ The High Republic: For Light and Life (Thursday, May 26, 3-4 p.m., The Galaxy Stage)
    Centuries before the Skywalker saga there was The High Republic! Join moderator and The High Republic Show host Krystina Arielle, along with luminous authors Claudia Gray, Justina Ireland, Daniel José Older, Cavan Scott, and Charles Soule, along with Lucasfilm's James Waugh and Michael Siglain, for an in-depth conversation about the golden age of the Jedi. Including all-new announcements and reveals from Phase II: Quest of the Jedi!

    _ Exploring the Universe: The Books & Comics of Star Wars (Saturday, May 28, 10:30-11:30 a.m., The Fan Stage)
    Join Youtini for an exciting discussion about the past, present, and future of Star Wars books and comics. Look back at the importance of Legends and celebrate the excitement of continuity in Canon. Have a look at the Star Wars timeline and the overarching eras ripe for exploration. If you’re a new reader, enjoy a discussion about some of the best content to pick up first and where to go once you get on your feet. If you’re a veteran, revisit your favorites and approach some of the lesser known gems hidden in the vast galaxy of media. It's a huge universe out there. Let’s explore it together.

    _ Marvel Star Wars Comics (Saturday, May 28, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Twin Suns Stage)
    Make mine Star Wars, and make mine Marvel! Join Marvel editor-in-chief C.B. Cebulski and some of Marvel's top talent for a comics conversation unlike any other. Including all-new announcements and reveals from a galaxy far, far away!

    _ Heroes, Hutts and Hoojibs; Star...

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