This Weeks Publications – 18th May 2020

Welcome to this week’s publications breakdown.

Yay, new comics are here, at last! After the amazing end to the final season of The Clone Wars on Disney+; IDW Publishing are giving us another taste via the pens and pencils of Michael Moreci, Derek Charm and Arianna Florean!

The scheduled releases for this week will be;

Tuesday 19th May 2020

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back 40th Anniversary Special Book
(Titan Magazines)
A 40th anniversary special edition celebrating Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. This deluxe collector’s edition presents interviews, features and unseen images from the fan favorite movie.
Available via Amazon US and Amazon UK.

Wednesday 20th May 2020

Star Wars Adventures: The Clone Wars – Battle Tales #1 (of 5)
(IDW Publishing)
This exciting weekly series explores a time of great upheaval in the galaxy-the Clone Wars! While Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker, and other Jedi Knights confront Count Dooku, two Republic squadrons must hold their position against an encroaching droid army of the Separatists. Pinned down for the duration, Commander Cody, Captain Rex, and other clones swap war stories that feature your favorite characters from The Clone Wars animated series, such as Padmé Amidala, General Grievous, and many more!
Cover variants; A – Charm, RI 1:10 – Charm, RI 1:100 – Oeming

You will be able to find these on sale from your usual high street bookstores, news-stands and online retailers.

Please remember to check out our new Lockdown Legends feature. Take time out to read along with the team and our guests through classic Star Wars comics from over the years!

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’.