Inside Star Wars Insider #116

Coming soon, the latest issue of Star Wars Insider explores the fabrication of the original Darth Vader mask in an interview with sculptor Brian Muir, and also includes interviews with Clone Wars voice actors Matthew Wood (General Grievous), Catherine Taber (Padmé), and Dee Bradley Baker (Clones) – the last three interviews all conducted by yours truly! Of course, all the usual columns and updates are here as well, with an exclusive peek at several unpublished storyboards from The Empire Strikes Back! 

Included in issue #116:

  • Brian Muir: Meet the man who scultped Vader’s helmet, the stormtroopers’ armor, and more!
  • Matthew Wood: Star Wars Insider meets the voice of General Grievous!
  • The Art of War!: A look at the concept art used to create the Mandalorian homeworld, with commentary by Dave Filoni
  • Clone Talk: Actor Dee Bradley Baker on life as a clone trooper
  • Dark Horse: The third and final part of our Dark Horse Comics retrospective
  • Storyboards: Darth Vader battles Luke Skywalker in these exclusive images from The Empire Strikes Back!
  • Catherine Taber: The actress who voices Padmé in The Clone Wars talks Season Two!
  • Launch Pad: Exclusive preview of upcoming Clone Wars episodes, David Beckham and Snoop Dogg meet Star Wars, origami Yoda sweepstakes, Vader’s voice scores, Celebration V ticket details, and more!
  • Interrogation Droid: Debbie Carrington talks about life as Romba the Ewok!
  • Retro: Furry fun for all with a bunch of collectible Chewbaccas!
  • Art Wars: The making of a Star Wars modern art exhibition
  • Jedi Archive: Rare images of Chewie in action
  • Books: Fate of the Jedi experiences Backlash, and Scanimation is previewed
  • Comics: Dark Horse sets course for The Old Republic
  • Collectibles: All the latest, plus a special behind-the-scenes look at the new Adidas line of streetwear
  • Bantha Tracks: A tribute to the very best Star Wars fan activity from around the world

The newsstand edition features a Vader cover, and a special General Grievous variant cover is available only from select comic stores and for subscribers.

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James is an active member of the Star Wars collecting community, and is the Brand Director for Jedi News. James is also the host of the Star Wars Collectors Cast, and co-host of RADIO 1138 on the Jedi News Network.