Below are the Marvel Comics solicitations for February 2017.

IN SUMMARY:

ON-SALE 1-Feb-2017
DARTH MAUL #1
STAR WARS #28

ON-SALE 8-Feb-2017
DOCTOR APHRA #4

ON-SALE 15-Feb-2017
POE DAMERON #11

ON-SALE 8-Mar-2017
STAR WARS LEGENDS EPIC COLLECTION: THE OLD REPUBLIC VOL. 2 TPB

ON-SALE 7-Jun-2017

STAR WARS VOL. 2 HC AJA COVER
STAR WARS VOL. 2 HC DODSON COVER (DIRECT MARKET ONLY)

 

IN DETAIL:

DARTH MAUL #1 (OF 5)

DARTH MAUL #1 DARTH MAUL #1 (RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE) DARTH MAUL #1 (MOVIE VARIANT COVER)

Writer: CULLEN BUNN
Artist: LUKE ROSS
Cover Artist: ROD REIS
Star Wars 40th Anniversary Variant Cover: TERRY DODSON
Action Figure Variant Cover: JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER
Sketch Variant Cover: ROD REIS
Variant Cover: RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE
Variant Cover: MARK BROOKS
Action Figure Variant Cover: JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER
Animation Variant: TBA
Movie Variant: TBA

Bred on hate, fear, and anger…steeped in the ways of darkness…and trained to kill. Darth Maul’s time as apprentice to Darth Sidious has long been cloaked in shadows, but at last we will reveal his tale of revenge. From writer Cullen Bunn (DEADPOOL KILLS THE MARVEL UNIVERSE, WOLVERINE) and artist Luke Ross (STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS, HERCULES) comes a tale of rage unleashed as Darth Maul prepares for his first encounter with the Jedi.

Page Count: 32 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $4.99
On-Sale: 1-Feb-2017

 

STAR WARS #28

STAR WARS #28

Writer: JASON AARON
Artist: SALVADOR LARROCA
Cover Artist: STUART IMMONEN
Star Wars 40th Anniversary Variant Cover: MEGHAN HETRICK
Action Figure Variant Cover: JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER

  • Master Yoda finds himself overpowered and captured!
  • Imprisoned within the caves, the master must become a student once more.
  • Plus…Ben and Luke feel the ripples of the Jedi Master’s tale!

Page Count: 32 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $3.99
On-Sale: 1-Feb-2017

 

STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA #4

Writer: KIERON GILLEN
Artist: KEV WALKER
Cover Artist: KAMOME SHIRAHAMA
Star Wars 40th Anniversary Variant Cover: PEPE LARRAZ

  • Aphra’s father has led her straight into danger – of course.
  • Her business on Yavin 4 concluded, Aphra journeys off…
  • …in search of one of the most powerful weapons imaginable!

Page Count: 32 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $3.99
On-Sale: 8-Feb-2017

 

STAR WARS: POE DAMERON #11

Writer: CHARLES SOULE
Artist: PHIL NOTO
Cover Artist: PHIL NOTO
Variant Cover: REILLY BROWN
Star Wars 40th Anniversary Variant Cover: MICHAEL WALSH

  • Things are heating up for Poe Dameron and super-spymaster C-3PO!
  • The First Order is on their tail…and Terex’s evil cronies as well.
  • Not to mention… Who’s feeding information to the First Order in the first place?

Page Count: 32 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $3.99
On-Sale: 15-Feb-2017

 

STAR WARS LEGENDS EPIC COLLECTION: THE OLD REPUBLIC VOL. 2 TPB

STAR WARS LEGENDS EPIC COLLECTION:  THE OLD REPUBLIC VOL. 2 TPB

Written By: JOHN JACKSON MILLER
Penciled By: BONG DAZO, DUSTIN WEAVER, SCOTT HEPBURN, ALAN ROBINSON & BRIAN CHING
Cover Artist: TRAVIS CHAREST

Daze of hate, knights of suffering! Fugitive Zayne Carrick joins forces with the Jedi Masters who killed his fellow Padawan in a bid to save the galaxy from the Mandalorians! But will the megalomaniac Lord Adasca outmaneuver them all? Then, in a story that reverberates across every era of Star Wars, the clandestine Jedi Covenant is rocked by a terrifying vision of the far future — and one of its Shadows, Celeste Morne, faces the monstrous task of recovering an ancient Sith artifact! But will Zayne Carrick achieve vindication at last, clear his name and end his days as a renegade? Plus: the ultimate guide to the state of the galaxy 4,000 years before the rise of the Empire! Collecting STAR WARS: KNIGHTS OF THE OLD REPUBLIC #19-37 and STAR WARS: KNIGHTS OF THE OLD REPUBLIC HANDBOOK.

Page Count: 480 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $39.99
ISBN: 978-1-302-90377-0
On-Sale: 8-Mar-2017

 

STAR WARS VOL. 2 HC

STAR WARS VOL. 2 HC AJA COVER STAR WARS VOL. 2 HC DODSON COVER

Written By: KIERON GILLEN, JASON AARON & CHRIS ELIOPOULOS
Penciled By: ANGEL UNZUETA, LEINIL FRANCIS YU, MIKE MAYHEW, JORGE MOLINA & CHRIS ELIOPOULOS
Cover Artist: DAVID AJA (NEWSSTAND), TERRY DODSON (DIRECT MARKET)

The adventures of Luke Skywalker and friends continue! The rebel crew is en route to a prison base with an important captive. Unluckily for them, they aren’t the only ones with their eyes on this prize! Then, take a walk on the Dark Side with Sgt. Kreel and an elite group of Imperial soldiers aboard the Star Destroyer Harbinger! It’s a nigh-indestructible weapon of war — and it’s also the target of the rebels’ new top-secret plan. Never afraid of defying the odds, Luke, Han and Leia are determined to make this the Harbinge’s last flight. But Kreel and his SCAR Squad specialize in taking down rebels — hard! Plus: more entries from the journals of Obi-Wan Kenobi, including a showdown with the Wookiee bounty hunter Black Krrsantan! Collecting STAR WARS (2015) #15-25 and ANNUAL #1.

Page Count: 280 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $34.99
ISBN: 978-1-302-90721-1 (Direct Market)
ISBN: 978-1-302-90374-9
On-Sale: 7-Jun-2017

 






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Brian is an obsessive collector of Star Wars books, comics, and magazines. With a collection extending into the tens of thousands, he is obsessed by variants, and the more obscure a publication the better! Brian is the Literature Editor for Jedi News, and host of the podcast Take Cover on the Jedi News Network.