Comic Solicitations: IDW – May 2019

IDW Publishing have released their solicitations list for May 2019.

Star Wars Adventures #22
Elsa Charretier & Pierrick Colinet (w)
Elsa Charretier (a)
Cover A: Elsa Charretier
Cover B: TBD
Retailer Incentive: Michael Avon Oeming!
$3.99 – 32 pages
After losing the man she loves to a bounty hunter, Princess Leia embarks on a dangerous mission with R2-D2 and C-3PO in this exciting tale set just after The Empire Strikes Back!
The second of three issues spotlighting the Original Trilogy!
Variant cover by Eisner Award winner Michael Avon Oeming, co-creator of Powers!
Star Wars Adventures: Annual 2019
Cavan Scott (w)
Mauricet (a)
Stan Sakai (c)
$7.99 – 48 pages
A daring rescue mission leads Lando—and his new friend Jaxxon—to the seat of Imperial power, where they must recover an important artefact that will inspire a planet to drive the Empire from their home.
Special feature-length tale starring Lando and Jaxxon!
Star Wars Adventures, Vol. 6: Flight of the Falcon
Michael Moreci (w)
Arianna Florean (a)
Philip Murphy (c)
$9.99 – 80 pages
ISBN: 978-1-68405-499-2
A galaxy-spanning adventure tracking Han Solo’s renowned light freighter in a series of tales highlighting its illustrious history, starring Chewie, Luke, Leia, and more! Follow Bazine Netal’s quest for the legendary Millennium Falcon! The First Order spy travels the galaxy seeking information on the ship’s whereabouts. Along the way she will hear tales from some familiar faces–and some new ones–hot on the trail of the fastest ship in the galaxy! Collects the “Flight of the Falcon” story from Star Wars Adventures #14–18, plus the Flight of the Falcon one-shot.
Advance solicited for July release!

Walter Simonson Star Wars Artist’s Edition

Various (w)
Walter Simonson & Tom Palmer (a)
Walter Simonson (c)
$125.00 – 144 pages
ISBN: 978-1-68405-604-0

Comics legends Walter Simonson and Tom Palmer collaborated on a wonderful run of Star Wars comics in the early 1980s, before the release of The Empire Strikes Back. Like all Artist’s Editions, each page has been meticulously scanned from the original art (from the personal archives of both artists) and presented at 100 percent of actual size.
Advance solicited for July release!

Offered Again!

Star Wars Adventures, Vol. 1
ISBN: 978-1-68405-205-9
Star Wars Adventures, Vol. 2
ISBN: 978-1-68405-169-4
Star Wars Adventures, Vol. 3
ISBN: 978-1-68405-249-3
Star Wars Adventures, Vol. 4
ISBN: 978-1-68405-344-5


Steve Galloway
Steve was 5 years old when he saw Star Wars for the first time during its first UK cinema release. He considers himself a first generation Star Wars fan and in his own words is a ‘Child of 77’.