Marvel Comics Solicitations For June 2017

Below are the Marvel Comics solicitations for June 2017.

IN SUMMARY:

ON-SALE 7-June-2017

DARTH VADER #1
STAR WARS: ROGUE ONE: ADAPTATION #3

ON-SALE 14-June-2017
STAR WARS #32

ON-SALE 21-June-2017
DARTH VADER #2
STAR WARS: DARTH MAUL #5
STAR WARS: POE DAMERON ANNUAL #1

ON-SALE 28-June-2017
DOCTOR APHRA #8
STAR WARS: POE DAMERON #16
STAR WARS: THE DROIDS AWAKEN #1

ON-SALE 12-July-2017
STAR WARS LEGENDS EPIC COLLECTION: THE ORIGINAL MARVEL YEARS VOL. 2 TPB

IN DETAIL:

DARTH VADER #1 & #2

Darth Vader (2017) #1

Writer: CHARLES SOULE
Artist: GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI
Cover Artist: JIM CHEUNG
ISSUE 1 – HOMAGE VARIANT COVER: MARK BROOKS
ISSUE 1 – VARIANT COVER: ADI GRANOV
ISSUE 1 – YOUNG VARIANT COVER: SKOTTIE YOUNG
ISSUE 1 – ERA VARIANT COVER: PHIL NOTO
ISSUE 1 – ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER: JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER
ISSUE 1 – BLANK AND MOVIE VARIANT COVERS ALSO AVAILABLE
ISSUE 2 – VARIANT COVER: MIKE DEL MUNDO

  • The most fearsome villain of all time returns with an all-new series! When Anakin Skywalker fell, both to the pull of the dark side and to the blade of Obi-Wan Kenobi, he rose back up, more machine than man. Having lost everything that was once dear to him, the former chosen one must take his first steps into a darker world…as Darth Vader, Dark Lord of the Sith! Join Vader as he learns a new way — the way of Darth Sidious and his newly formed Empire…the way of the dark side.

Darth Vader (2017) #2

Page Count: #1: 48PGS, #2: 32 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: #1: $4.99, #2: $3.99
On-Sale: 7-June-2017 (#1) and 21-June-2017 (#2)

 

STAR WARS: ROGUE ONE: ADAPTATION #3 (OF 6)

Rogue One #3

Writer: JODY HOUSER
Artist: PAOLO VILLANELLI
Cover Artist: PHIL NOTO
Concept Cover Artist: DUNCAN FEGREDO

  • Jyn Erso continues her quest with Cassian Andor to help the Rebellion fight the Galactic Empire.

  • The team has located Jyn’s father, Galen Erso – a Death Star scientist!

  • But the evil Director Krennic gets their first…and he’s out for blood!

  • The Star Wars story continues!

Rogue One #3 Concept Cover

Page Count: 32 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $3.99
On-Sale: 7-June-2017

 

STAR WARS #32 (“THE SCREAMING CITADEL” – Part 4)

Star Wars #32

Writer: JASON AARON
Artist: SALVADOR LARROCA
Cover Artist: MARCO CHECCHETTO
Star Wars 40th Anniversary Variant CoverJEN BARTEL
Action Figure Variant Cover: JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER

“THE SCREAMING CITADEL” – Part 4

  • The Queen’s influence is spreading…
  • Our only hope lies in the kindness of scoundrels.

Page Count: 32 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $3.99
On-Sale: 14-June-2017

 

DARTH MAUL #5 (OF 5)

Darth Maul #5

Writer: CULLEN BUNN
Artist: LUKE ROSS
Cover Artist: RAFAEL ALBUQUERQUE
Variant Cover: KAARE ANDREWS
Variant Cover: TERRY DODSON
Variant Cover: DAVID LOPEZ
Funko Variant Cover: DIEGO OLORTEGUI
Star Wars 40th Anniversary Variant Cover: DAVID LOPEZ

  • Darth Maul has kidnapped Jedi Padawan Eldra Katiss…
  • …and he’s out for blood.
  • But she’s not going down without a fight.
  • Duel!
Darth Maul #5 (Andrews Cover)

Page Count: 32 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $3.99
On-Sale: 21-June-2017


STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA #8

Doctor Aphra #8

Writer: KIERON GILLEN
Artist: ANDREA BROCCARDO
Cover Artist: MARCO CHECCHETTO
Star Wars 40th Anniversary Variant Cover: STEPHANIE HANS

“THE SCREAMING CITADEL” — PART 5

  • Jedi! Symbiotes! Rebels! Murderbots! Smugglers! Archaeologists! This one has it all!
  • But can any survive the horrors of the Screaming Citadel?

Page Count: 32 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $3.99
On-Sale: 28-June-2017

 

STAR WARS: POE DAMERON ANNUAL #1

Poe Dameron Annual #1

Writer: ROBERT THOMPSON
Artist: NICOLE VIRELLA
Cover Artist: DAN MORA
Variant Cover: 
MAHMUD ASRAR

  • Poe Dameron has never been one to follow the rules.
  • So when he disobeys a direct order from General Leia Organa and gets stranded in First Order space…
  • …with no ship and little oxygen…
  • …how will he survive?

Page Count: 40 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $4.99
On-Sale: 21-June-2017

 

STAR WARS: POE DAMERON #16

Poe Dameron #16

Writter: CHARLES SOULE
Artist: ANGEL UNZUETA
Cover Artist: PHIL NOTO
Star Wars 40th Anniversary Variant Cover: ELIZABETH TORQUE

  • Who is Malarus and what does she want?
  • Meanwhile, the Resistance is running dangerously low on supplies.
  • Poe and Black Squadron are on the case!

Page Count: 32 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $3.99
On-Sale: 28-June-2017

 

STAR WARS: DROIDS UNPLUGGED (THE DROIDS AWAKEN) #1

The Droids Awaken #1

Writter: CHRIS ELIOPOULOS
Artist: CHRIS ELIOPOULOS
Cover Artist: CHRIS ELIOPOULOS
Variant Cover: 
MIKE ALLRED

  • Collecting three stories featuring everyone’s favorite droids!
  • What adventures did the probe droids in The Phantom Menace get into when Darth Maul wasn’t looking?
  • Luke’s got a mission for R2-D2! But can the astromech complete it in time?
  • And all BB-8 wants is to help…two Resistance soldiers fall in love!

Page Count: 40 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $3.99
On-Sale: 28-June-2017

 

 

STAR WARS LEGENDS EPIC COLLECTION: THE ORIGINAL MARVEL YEARS VOL. 2 TPB

Marvel Years Vol 2 TPB

Writter: MARY JO DUFFY, ARCHIE GOODWIN, MICHAEL GOLDEN & CHRIS CLAREMONT
Artist: CARMINE INFANTINO, MICHAEL GOLDEN & MIKE VOSBURG
Cover Artist: CARMINE INFANTINO

Marvel’s original exploration of the Star Wars galaxy continues — and all your favorites are along for the ride! Luke and Leia are trapped in a siege at Yavin! Obi-Wan Kenobi fights alone! Cyborgs clash when Darth Vader takes on bounty hunter Beilert Valance! And Han and Chewie answer the question, “Whatever happened to Jabba?” Lightsabers clash, there’s thunder in the stars and a red queen rises as the Dark Lord of the Sith finally discovers the identity of the young Jedi who destroyed the Death Star! Prepare for a Skywalker showdown setting the stage for The Empire Strikes Back! Plus: Rarely seen tales from the United Kingdom! Collecting STAR WARS (1977) #24-38 and ANNUAL #1, and STAR WARS WEEKLY (UK) #94-99 and #104-115.

Page Count: 448 PGS
Rated:  T
Price: $39.99
ISBN: 978-1-302-90680-1
On-Sale: 12-July-2017

 

The above collection is available to buy from Amazon at the links below:

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Brian Cameron
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 was the Literature Editor for Jedi News, and was also host of the podcast Take Cover on the Jedi News Network until August 2017. Brian stepped down from Jedi News in August 2017 for personal reasons. At the end of October 2017 he was part of the team that launched Fantha Tracks.