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Prints Charming - Star Wars Gets A Fifth Print, While Darth Vader And Princess Leia Get More Too

Star Wars #1 goes to a fifth printing, chasing Ms Marvel #1 there… out for May 6th. May The Sixth Be With You. Yeah, doesn’t really work. But order twenty of these and exchange them for variant copies of Barb Wire #1, maybe? Star Wars #3 goes to a second printing for the same date…. Read more »

Dark Horse Want Retailers To Rip Up Their Star Wars #1. Are They Joking?

Once upon a time, Dark Horse Comics published Star Wars. Then they didn’t anymore and Marvel did. Not that Dark Horse are bitter. Much. They have announced that for every stripped cover of any remaining copies of Marvel’s Star Wars #1 retailers send it, they will get a special variant issue of the upcoming newly… Read more »

Mighty Marvel Geeks Issue 64: Spider-Man, Deadpool, Star Wars, And Picks For The Week!

  Download Bleeding Cool welcomes back the podcast Mighty Marvel Geeks, hosted in part by Mike Ehmcke, who also hosts the podcast We Be Geeks, which runs on Bleeding Cool on the weekends. Here they talk about all things Marvel-related, and especially what their top picks are for the Marvel books coming out in the… Read more »

As Expected, Battlefront Will Be Showcased At The Star Wars Celebration

I reported a few days ago that Star Wars: Battlefront was a likely candidate to turn up at The Star Wars Celebration. Well, that has now been confirmed by EA. The corporation revealed the news of the game’s appearance via a blog post, saying: We could not think of a better or more appropriate place… Read more »

Stuart Immonen Is Marvel's New Star Wars Artist

Yesterday, we told you that John Cassaday‘s last Star Wars issue would be #6. Well, Star Wars #7’s artist has yet to be announced. But from #8, the new artist will be Stuart Immonen from July. And here’s a look at his planned cover… STAR WARS #8 Written by JASON AARON Art & Cover by STUART IMMONEN… Read more »

Could A Star Wars: Battlefront Trailer Hit Next Month? Maybe Even More?

Since the E3 reveal in 2013, we’ve been waiting patiently for real news on Star Wars: Battlefront. Even more specifically, we’ve been waiting to see the game in action. That wait could be coming to an end though. As reported by IGN, EA are going to be at this years’ Star Wars Celebration taking place… Read more »

The Top 100 Comics And Graphic Novels Of February 2015 - And Star Wars #1 Still Makes It In

Here come the stats. We know Orphan Black topped Darth Vader to the top thanks to Loot Crate. Also of note, Spawn #250 almost sold Walking Dead numbers with Saga close behind, and Wytches still doing very well. There are strong launches for Spider-Gwen, Silk, Nameless… and Star Wars #1 still makes it onto the… Read more »

Marvel To Publish Prequel To Star Wars: The Force Awakens

From StarWars.com – a new Star Wars series from Marvel in September. No, still not Boba Fett… Between Return Of The Jedi and The Force Awakens. Marvel does love to join up continuity like this when it comes the films. Prequels, sequels, in-betweenals… and this new comic, Journey To Star Wars: The Force Awakens looks to… Read more »

The First Star Wars Spinoff Movie Is 'Rogue One'

At Walt Disney’s shareholders meeting, CEO Bob Iger decided that would be a good moment to let the world know. The first Star Wars spinoff movie be written by Chris Weitz and directed by Gareth Edwards, is called Rogue One and stars Felicity Jones. It will shoot this summer on my side of the pond, but will take until December… Read more »

How Marvel Got Star Wars - The First Time Around

As George Lucas pops into Midtown Comics to buy the latest Marvel Star Wars titles, longstanding VP Marketing & Merchandisng at the Star Wars Corporation, Charles Lippincott, has been spilling the beans on how Marvel got the Star Wars licence back in 1977…. In the summer of 1975, I was working on the Universal lot for Alfred… Read more »

41 Thoughts About 41 Comics - From X-Men To Surface To Star Wars

Another week, another wonderful stack of comic books…. time to delve in. All-New X-Men expands on the Great Professor X Conspiracy – not only did he hide Matthew Malloy for decades endangering the planet, but he also seems to have put the kibosh on Jean Grey for years too… a bit like in the film?… Read more »

Prints Charming - Bitch Planet, Nonplayer, Empty, Rumble, All-New X-Men And Star Wars Latest Printings

Consider this an increasingly regular feature looking at comic books that have gone to second prints or more. Now, it is worth remembering that some publishers plan second prints automatically, whether they are needed or not and will often just run extra first print copies in the initial run, set them aside and put a… Read more »

The Look Of Marvel's Star Wars Comics In June, Revealed!

We are promised that there will be more Star Wars series from Marvel to be announced soon… ods are heavy on a Boba Fett comic. But they weren’t to be drawn at Marvel during the In Store Comic Convention Kickoff… instead we got the first look at the June Star Wars title covers, including the end of… Read more »

Star Wars #1 Gets A Reprint - May The Fourth Be With You. Also Darth Vader And Spider-Gwen (Image UPDATE)

Both Darth Vader #1 and #2 have sold out and gone to second printings. They are joined by Spider-Gwen #1 which has just as predictably gone to second printing. And Star Wars #1? Gone to a fourth printing. Come on, that’s a good title.. Expect them all to arrive instore on April 1st UPDATE: We have… Read more »

Funko's Star Wars POP Re-Release Continues With Slave Leia

Calling all fans of Slave Leia! Funko continues their release of vaulted Star Wars Pop Vinyl. In celebration of the new movie, they will be re-releasing previously vaulted Star Wars Pop!’s until the film’s release. This is an excellent opportunity for people who missed out on the original release of these fantastic collectibles. Most of… Read more »

Star Wars, Spider-Gwen And Howard Top Advance Reorders

Greetings from the coal face of the direct comics market. Where retailers try to increase their orders of certain comics ahead of sale. Where supply and demand and most accurately reflected, where you can see which books are hot, where new orders are coming in and how retailers are reacting to new, unanticipated desire! It’s… Read more »

We Be Geeks Episode 108: Live From Echo Base Hoth With New York Toy Fair Chat, Star Wars Rumors, And Legos

Bleeding Cool welcomes back We Be Geeks, hosting a variety of guests and covering a wide range of geek topics. Download This week the trio bring all the geeky news right to your ears! Will a Space Balls sequel ever happen? They want to know, so they can be first in line to see it…. Read more »