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Denver Comic Con ’15: Star Wars: The New Canon

Evan Fries writes from the Denver Comic Con Denver Public Library has quite a presence at the convention this year, and they put together a panel called “Star Wars: The New Canon” aimed at clearing up some of the confusion for the more passive Star Wars fans about issues with canon and continuity. While there… Read more »

Prints Charming - More Prints For Star Wars, Secret Wars, Spider-Gwen, Harrow County And Squirrel Girl (UPDATE)

Consider this an 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 second… Read more »

Batman The Only Non-Convergence, Non-Star Wars Comic In Top 10, As DC's April 2015 Marketshare Recovers

In March, Marvel had a fifteen point lead in terms of marketshare over DC Comics. In April, the lead is still there but it’s much,much smaller. Marvel’s share of the comic book market dollars in April was down from previous months, as February’s 38.44% rise to March 38.82% was reversed with April’s 34.15%. And their sales of individual comics, which… Read more »

Star Wars: Rogue One Adds Another Rebel

The first stand alone spinoff Star Wars: Rebel One already had a director Gareth Edwards and a cast that included Felicity Jones and Riz Ahmed plus Ben Mendelsohn as the villain. According to Variety, Diego Luna has signed on to the project as another rebel fighter. The story is said to take place between Episodes III… Read more »

Star Wars Gets Superheroes? Darth Vader #5 Spoilers

Hey we just mentioned how Ms Marvel was doing a riff on Empire Strikes Back today Well, consider this quid pro quo. Because in today’s Darth Vader #5, shaping up to be on eof the best comics on the stands right now, we meet… a new team.   Thank you. People with special abilities, derived not… Read more »

Is This Ms Marvel? Or Star Wars? Inhumanity Spreads... (SPOILERS)

Remember this from Empire Strikes Back? G Willow Wilson does. From today’s Ms Marvel… Comics courtesy of Orbital Comics, London. Currently hosting the exhibition of the work of Declan Shalvey and Jordie Bellaire, to celebrate the launch of Injection #1 with Warren Ellis from Image Comics. Signing event this Saturday….

Marvel To Rerelease Star Wars And Darth Vader In Script And Sketch Form

Five prints isn’t enough. But before we get a sixth printing, Marvel is issuing Star Wars #1 in the Director’s Cut format along with Darth Vader #1. So you get the whole first issues again, then script pages and the artwork in progress for each issue… and both out for June. STAR WARS #1 DIRECTOR’S… Read more »

Star Wars: Battlefront Boss Explains Why Land-To-Space Battles Aren't Happening

A lot of people seem to be hung up on the missing space battles in Star Wars: Battlefront. It was a key feature in Star Wars: Battlefront 2, so it isn’t hard to understand why people think taking them out might be regressive. Especially when you consider a lot of people were hoping for land-to-space… Read more »

AT-STs Are Going To Be Playable In Star Wars: Battlefront

Hey guys! AT-STs are going to be playable in Star Wars: Battlefront. In other news, I think I might have contender for the most obvious news story of the year. DICE confirmed over Twitter that the bi-pedal Empire walker will be in the game and that you will be able to hop in a tear stuff… Read more »

37 Thoughts About 37 Of Today's Comics - Star Wars To Secret Wars To Swords Of Sorrow

Busy busy Wednesday, and a great chance to run through the day’s comic books and share the very first thought that comes into my head as concurrent themes emerge from the week. Part streaming consciousness, part time pressed panic, welcome to this week’s X Thoughts About X Of Today’s Comics…. Inhuman Annual #1 brings back Karnak, but… Read more »

Disney Infinty 3.0 Is Confirmed To Launch With Star Wars Characters

We’ve all been predicting Star Wars would turn up in Disney Infinity 3.0 for as long as The Force Awakens has been a thing. Last week, we even got some evidence that this would be the case in the form of a leaked starter pack. Well, we can stop playing cat and mouse now though…. Read more »

Cover Stories: Convergence, Old Man Logan And Gamestop's Star Wars

Do you judge a comic book by its covers? If so which do you choose? Here are a few now looks…issues #5 to #8 of Convergence. The new cover look of Secret Wars: Old Man Logan #2. And the Gamestop covers for Star Wars #4, released yesterday for Star Wars Day… and already going for up… Read more »

Here Are A Batch Of Xbox One Star Wars Controllers You'll Never Own

The internet is going crazy for May the Fourth today, and it’s not surprising to see some video games types getting involved in the Star Wars fun. Here is a neat attempt that comes from Xbox Social Marketing Manager Graeme Boyd‘s Twitter. It’s several mock ups for Star Wars themed Xbox One controllers. There are controllers… Read more »

Star Wars Artist Editions And Micro Fun Packs From IDW And Marvel

IDW and Marvel are giving you Star Wars comics – big and small. In Big, that’s the Artists Editions. Massive oversized hardovers that reproduce original artwork as close to the originals as possible, bound for readers to drool over. During its original nine year run at Marvel, an all-star list of artists provided material for… Read more »

Star Wars: Battlefront Has 12 Multiplayer Maps

There’s been a lot of speculation about the amount of content in Star Wars: Battlefront since it was announced two week ago. People have been yelling at each other over the internet about things that were merely hearsay, which is always messy. Well, now we finally have some numbers. In a blog post about designing the… Read more »

Was Josh Trank's Fired From Star Wars Because Of His Work On The Fantastic Four?

There may be more to Josh Trank leaving the Star Wars stand-alone movie than just “personal reasons” and it could involve the Fantastic Four. Reports that Trank was “erratic” and at times “very isolated” while making the Fox film. The source said Trank did not offer clear direction, “If you’ve got someone who can’t answer questions or who isn’t… Read more »