Jason Aaron is soon to depart the main Star Wars Marvel comic and to celebrate his blockbuster run on the title, Marvel have issued this press release.
The end of an era is approaching! After 37 issues on Marvel’s blockbuster Star Wars ongoing series, acclaimed writer Jason Aaron is passing the torch to fellow superstar Kieron Gillen.
Today, Marvel is proud to present a brief tribute to Jason Aaron and all of the other talented creators who helped make the Star Wars comics a success, including David Aja, Simone Bianchi, Mark Brooks, John Cassaday, Marco Checchetto, Mike Deodato Jr., Terry Dodson, Stuart Immonen, Salvador Larroca, Mike Mayhew, Jorge Molina and Leinil Francis Yu.
Jason Aaron’s final issue of Star Wars will be #37, a tale featuring the elite stormtrooper commandos of SCAR Squadron, on their deadliest mission yet! Star Wars#37 will hit store shelves on 10/4.
For UK readers that date is 4th October, and huge congratulations to Jason for such a historic run on that iconic title.