This Weeks Publications – 21st October 2019

Welcome to this week’s publications breakdown.

The scheduled releases for this week will be;

Tuesday 22nd October 2019

 

Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop-Up Galaxy
(Insight Editions)
Blast into hyperspace for a thrilling pop-up journey through the entire Star Wars saga with pop-up legend Matthew Reinhart’s new masterpiece.
From the war-torn battlefields of the Clone Wars to the rebels’ last stand over the Death Star and the Resistance’s climactic clash with the First Order on Crait, this one-of-a-kind pop-up book takes fans on a unique interactive adventure that brings the Star Wars saga to life in a whole new way.
Featuring the most iconic moments from the entire saga rendered as ingenious pop-up creations, Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop-Up Galaxy allows fans to interact with the action, launching rebel Snowspeeders against AT-AT walkers, helping the Millennium Falcon escape First Order pursuers on Jakku, and more. Presented in a dynamic 360-degree format that enables the action to be viewed from all sides, the book also opens up to form a displayable 3D diorama of the entire saga.
Packed with amazing Star Wars moments and hidden surprises to discover, Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop-Up Galaxy represents a whole new level of sophistication and interactivity in pop-up books and is guaranteed to thrill fans of all ages.

Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Star Wars Adventures: Return to Vader’s Castle #4 (of 5)
(IDW Publishing)
This exciting weekly series explores the hidden corners of the Star Wars Galaxy and features a wretched hive of scum and villainy including Darth Maul, Grand Moff Tarkin, Asajj Ventress, Jabba the Hutt-all under the shadow of Darth Vader!
Fans will be excited to discover these creepy stories by fan-favourite writer Cavan Scott, with art by the greatest talent from across the galaxy, including Nicoletta Baldari, Nick Brokenshire, Francesco Francavilla, Kelley Jones, Megan Levens, and Charles Paul Wilson III! Covers by Eisner-winning artist Francesco Francavilla! Collect them all!
Cover variants; A – Francavilla, B – Baldari, RI – Francavilla

 

Star Wars: Allegiance #3 (of 4)
(Marvel Comics)
Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker
BEFORE THE EXCITING EVENTS OF STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER!
Hounded by the FIRST ORDER across the galaxy, the RESISTANCE is in dire need of ships, weapons and recruits to make a final stand against KYLO REN’S forces. Desperation drives a delegation led by GENERAL LEIA ORGANA and REY to entreat the Rebel veteran’s one-time allies, THE MON CALAMARI, to join the fight — but decades after Imperial occupation enslaved their planet, there are those willing to stop at nothing to prevent another war from bloodying the waters of Mon Cala. A system away, POE DAMERON and FINN have their own mission: to hunt down a weapons cache on the remote moon of Avedot, unaware that they are being hunted by the most notorious criminal gang in the galaxy.
Cover variants; A – Checchetto, B – McKone, C – LFL Movie

Star Wars #73
(Marvel Comics)
MOMENTS OF TRUTH!
• Who is DAR CHAMPION and how far can LEIA trust him when HAN’S life is on the line on BOSS CARPO’S golden starship?
• What shocking lesson will LUKE learn when WARBA finally reveals her true self?
• And when faced with his lost past, can THREEPIO seize control of his destiny — and be the hero of his own story?
• The lives of thousands of rebels hang in the balance as our heroes grapple with their greatest doubts and challenges!
Cover variants; A – Noto, B – JTC Action Figure (Rancor Keeper), C – Reis (Galactic Moments 28/36)

Galaxy’s Edge (TPB)
(Marvel Comics)
A thrilling call to adventure on the very edge of the galaxy! Black Spire Outpost has long been frequented by smugglers, merchants and travellers from every system looking to make their score on the infamous black market – or experience exotic thrills only the remote world of Batuu has to offer. Beings like the infamous Dok-Ondar, proprietor of rare antiquities, thrive on the unique opportunities that abound on this lawless outpost at the edge of Wild Space. But the First Order has come to Batuu – and now its survival is at stake! The road to Black Spire’s salvation begins in the past…with a job that Han Solo and Chewbacca once pulled for Dok-Ondar. The newest chapter of the growing Star Wars saga begins with this riveting comic adventure tie-in to the theme park!

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (Graphic Novel Adaptation)
(IDW Publishing)
The war between the Rebels and the Empire continues in this latest Star Wars graphic novel adaptation.
Crime lord Jabba the Hutt is holding Han Solo captive in his palace while the Emperor and Darth Vader plan to turn Luke Skywalker to the dark side while a new, even more powerful Death Star will be completed soon. Is the Rebellion about to be crushed once and for all?
Like the other Star Wars Graphic Novel Adaptations, Return of the Jedi combines the epic wonder of a galaxy far, far away with streamlined, young-reader friendly designs, making this a visual treat for long-time fans and a great introduction for newcomers.

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

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