The concluding volume that reprints for the first time the classic Star Wars newspaper strip in its complete format. No other edition includes each Sunday page title header and "bonus" panels in their meticulously restored original color. Featuring nine key stories from Star Wars Legends written by Archie Goodwin and illustrated by Al Williamson. Included are "A New Beginning," "Revenge of the Jedi," "Doom Mission," and "The Final Trap," among others in the complete newspaper strips from July 26, 1982 to March 11, 1984.
The first of three volumes that present for the first time ever the classic Star Wars newspaper strip from 1979-1984 in its complete format--including each Sunday title header and "bonus" panels in their meticulously restored original color. Initially the color Sundays and B&W dailies told separate stories, but within six months the incomparable Russ Manning merged the adventures to tell brand new epic seven-days-a-week sagas that rivaled the best science fiction comics of all time. Volume One contains 575 sequential comic strips from the strip s premiere on March 11, 1979 to October 5, 1980."
Publisher: Marvel Entertainment
Release Date: 2016-12-28
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
The Republic is rocked by war! As the galaxy descends into confl ict, Separatists target the Republic's crucial cloning facility - and only a squadron of Starfi ghters and a battalion of Jedi-led clone troopers stand in the way! Meanwhile, Naboo, home of Padmé Amidala, is the next Separatist target! How will General Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker react as the Clone Wars begin? And while the battle rages, Mace Windu struggles to reunite the divided Jedi! Peacemaker Shaak Ti goes on the off ensive! Aayla Secura heads undercover! Yoda holds the fate of a world in his hands! And Count Dooku pulls all the strings! COLLECTING: STAR WARS: REPUBLIC #49-#54; STAR WARS: JEDI - MACE WINDU, SHAAK TI, AAYLA SECURA, COUNT DOOKU.
The very first Star Wars comic-book series continues! After the events of Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back, loveable rogue Han Solo is lost, frozen in carbonite. But as the search for Solo begins, Imperial Forces and other troubles keep getting in the way. Princess Leia clashes with Darth Vader! Luke Skywalker goes on trial for treason! C-3PO and R2-D2 face danger on a droid moon! Lando Calrissian finds Cloud City deserted! If the Crimson Forever doesn't get the Rebels, maybe the new Imperial super-weapon will! And a new member joins the gang, with a crush on a certain handsome Jedi! Meanwhile, the discovery of a gold statue of Han reveals a hidden story from his and Chewbacca's past. And who are the Hoojibs? It's Star Wars in the Mighty Marvel Manner!
Luke Skywalker's greatest adventures from over thirty years of comics are compiled in a single slipcased hardcover! A deluxe edition worthy of the hero who saved the galaxy, this massive volume follows Luke Skywalker on his journey from the moisture farms of Tatooine to the final days of the Dark Empire! Each story is painstakingly selected from every Luke Skywalker comic ever published — from Marvel's first issue to Dark Horse's latest. This masterpiece collection is the ultimate portrait of one of the most widely known and widely loved heroes of modern mythology!
Author: John Romita
Publisher: Idea & Design Works Llc
Release Date: 2015-06-16
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
The wondrous wall-crawler's long-running newspaper strip by Stan Lee, John Romita, and others is given the deluxe Library of American Comics treatment, with all Sundays in color and integrated with the dailies - just as they originally appeared in newspapers worldwide. Edited by Bruce Canwell, this first volume includes the complete strips from the series start in 1977 through January 1979.
The Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon, is nearing completion, and the Rebel Alliance may be doomed. Enter Jyn Erso, daughter of the Death Star's reluctant creator, who desperately seeks to save her father from Imperial control. On her quest, she'll join forces with Rebel spy Cassian Andor, reprogrammed Imperial droid K-2SO, and other supporters of the Rebel cause, only to discover that their goals may differ crucially from her own. It all culminates in a saga-defining showdown on the tropical planet Scarif, with Jyn and her friends attempting to steal the Death Star's plans and keep hope for the Rebellion alive, leading directly into the iconic opening scene of Star Wars: A New Hope.
All your favorite Star Wars characters - from Luke Skywalker to Darth Vader to the Ewoks, in sensational adventures first published a long time ago and far, far away - in Britain in the '70s and '80s! Now, for the first time, these rarely seen tales are collected in a single hardcover - along with a veritable treasure trove of UK-exclusive covers, pinups, posters, articles, interviews, star profiles, activities and other goodies never before seen by American eyes! Savor early stories by classic British creators, tales slated for the U.S. series but never published in America and fascinating Star Wars rarities you didn't know existed! COLLECTING: STAR WARS WEEKLY 60, 94-99, 104-115; EMPIRE STRIKES BACK MONTHLY 149, 151, 153-157; STAR WARS MONTHLY 159; EWOKS ANNUAL 1989; STAR WARS: THE OFFICIAL COLLECTORS' MAGAZINE; MATERIAL FROM PIZZAZZ 10-16; UK EXCLUSIVE COVERS, PINUPS, ARTICLES
This series fills a major gap in Star Trek lore, presenting the never-before-reprinted comics that originally appeared in weekly British magazines beginning in 1969. These are the U.K. voyages of the starship Enterprise--and, now, at last, fans everywhere can experience them. This third volume reprints all comics from 1972 to 1979 and concludes the 3-volume series that presents the complete Star Trek UK comics. Bonus material includes various one-shots and annuals, as well as strips created for various merchandise and toys. Star Trek expert Rich Handley provides the second half of a detailed encyclopedia of all things Star Trek from these British comics. Exploring the minutiae is half the fun of enjoying a franchise, and when it comes to Trek, there's no end of trivia to devour.
Publisher: Joe Books Ltd
Release Date: 2018-01-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… When Rebel leader Princess Leia is captured by the evil Galactic Empire, young Luke Skywalker, a Tatooine farm boy yearning for adventure, is thrust into an epic struggle between the two factions. Accompanied by the rugged, devil-may-care captain of the Millennium Falcon, Han Solo, Jedi Master Obi-Wan Kenobi, the protocol droid C-3PO, and astromech droid R2-D2, the daring Skywalker rescues the princess…and the means to destroy the Empire's deadliest weapon, the dreaded Death Star. As the intrepid Rebels embark on a dangerous mission to bring peace to the galaxy, Luke Skywalker discovers a destiny he never dared dream of. In celebration of the fortieth anniversary of the film that started it all, experience Star Wars: A New Hope in this captivating graphic novel companion to the original film. Featuring thrilling images from the movie, Star Wars: A New Hope Cinestory Comic will transport you back to the story that has thrilled and delighted audiences for decades.
Long before Marilyn, and Madonna, Betty 'boop-boop-a-dooped’ and wriggled her way into hearts worldwide with her unique mix of wide-eyed innocence and powerful cartoon sensuality. Although she made her film debut as a curvaceous canine cabaret singer in the Max Fleischer short Dizzy Dishes on August 9, 1930, Betty Boop remains animation's first leading lady and a glamorous international icon. This collection lovely restores the Betty Boop comic strips back to their original glory. Following the Hollywood adventures of Betty Boop, the original It girl, flapper and aspiring actress as she fends off the unwanted attentions of an amorous suitors, the demands of diva-directors, the perils of making movies while looking up her baby brother, Bubby! From hair-raising stunts, to wardrobe malfunctions, wild animal attacks, dashing leading men, infatuated fans and studio lawyers, there’s never a dull moment for Betty in these silly, flirty adventures of the ultimate good time girl!