Leia Organa and Kes Dameron share memories of their loved ones in the beautifully touching Star Wars #12

Leia Organa and Kes Dameron share memories of their loved ones in the beautifully touching Star Wars #12

The main Star Wars comic line, written by Charles Soule, has been a bit unsteady and hit-or-miss recently as it fills in the story in-between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, but in issue #12 it slows down considerably, and in so doing hits some truly poignant and beautiful notes. The entire [...]

Boba Fett to star in a huge new Star Wars comic crossover series, War of the Bounty Hunters!

Boba Fett to star in a huge new Star Wars comic crossover series, War of the Bounty Hunters!

Boba Fett has made a massive resurgence recently, being brought into the second season of The Mandalorian, and then starring in the upcoming series The Book of Boba Fett. All of this is set several years after Return of the Jedi, but it was announced today that we'll be getting a major story about the [...]

Commander Zahra’s history with Grand Moff Tarkin revealed in Star Wars #7!

Commander Zahra’s history with Grand Moff Tarkin revealed in Star Wars #7!

As the main Star Wars comic line is exploring the time in-between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, it has mostly explored the exploits of Luke Skywalker, for obvious reasons. But we also have been introduced to the Imperial Commander Ellian Zahra, who is sent to hunt down the fledgling Rebellion. Who [...]

Three interesting tidbits from Charles Soule about Light of the Jedi

Three interesting tidbits from Charles Soule about Light of the Jedi

The massive Star Wars publishing initiative exploring The High Republic will officially begin in January, with Charles Soule's novel Light of the Jedi. Soule recently did an interview with The Hollywood Reporter about the novel and the launch of The High Republic, and it's a really good read. But here I'm going to pull out [...]

The Rise of Kylo Ren #4 shows Kylo Ren bleeding his lightsaber crystal

The Rise of Kylo Ren #4 shows Kylo Ren bleeding his lightsaber crystal

The brilliant four-issue comic series, The Rise of Kylo Ren, came to an end recently, and it did so with an action-packed final issue. Written by Charles Soule and illustrated by Will Sliney, the fourth and final issue shows Ben Solo's final descent to the dark side, as felt across the galaxy. And after this [...]

The Rise of Kylo Ren #4 shows that several familiar faces sensed Ben Solo finally turn to the dark side

The Rise of Kylo Ren #4 shows that several familiar faces sensed Ben Solo finally turn to the dark side

Over the last few months, we've been learning the story of Ben Solo's fall to the dark side in The Rise of Kylo Ren, the excellent four-part comic miniseries written by Charles Soule and illustrated by Will Sliney. The fourth and final issue was recently released, and it shows us Solo finally giving into the [...]

Star Wars comic shows us what happened immediately after The Empire Strikes Back!

Star Wars comic shows us what happened immediately after The Empire Strikes Back!

For the last several years, the main Star Wars comic line has been filling in the time between A New Hope and The Empire Strikes Back. This January, however, it rebooted by beginning to explore the period in-between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi. In the first issue, written by Charles Soule [...]

We recently got another reference to the High Republic era in a Star Wars comic…

We recently got another reference to the High Republic era in a Star Wars comic…

If you've been paying attention to the rumors about Project Luminous (about which we'll learn more on February 24), it is reportedly a multi-media project exploring the High Republic era. According to the report, the High Republic era was 400 years before the events of the Skywalker saga, so it would be exploring an all-new [...]

Jedi Master Luke Skywalker’s explanation of the Force to one of his students makes a ton of sense

Jedi Master Luke Skywalker’s explanation of the Force to one of his students makes a ton of sense

In The Rise of Kylo Ren #3, written by Charles Soule and illustrated by Will Sliney, we get some flashbacks to Jedi Master Luke Skywalker training his students at his Jedi Temple. The students in focus in this issue are (obviously) Ben Solo, as well as Voe, Hennix, and Tai. These three students were away [...]