This Weeks Publications – 22nd April 2019

Welcome to this week’s publications breakdown.

We see the start of Galaxy’s Edge, but this week also gives us 4 reprints of classic Star Wars comics ahead of ‘Star Wars Day‘.

The scheduled releases for this week will be;

Wednesday 24th April 2019

Galaxy’s Edge #1 (of 5)
(Marvel Comics)
Black Spire Outpost has long been frequented by smugglers, merchants and travellers from every corner of the galaxy looking to make their score on the infamous black market – or experience the exotic thrills only the remote world of Batuu has to offer. But the evil First Order has come to Batuu and the survival of the entire outpost is at stake!
Cover variants: A – Reis, B – Zircher, C – Lindberg/McCaig

Vader: Dark Visions #3 (of 5)
(Marvel Comics)
Darth Vader, a name that strikes fear in the hearts of countless across the galaxy…but there is one lonely heart that beats just for him. What is it like to be in love with Lord Vader? And what fate will befall one who is infatuated with the tall, dark mystery behind the mask?
Cover variants: A – Smallwood

Doctor Aphra #31
(Marvel Comics)
Worst Among Equals – Part 6
Time’s up. Aphra and Triple-Zero have mere seconds to remove their bomb implants before its explodo o’clock. With undead bounty hunters, monster trappers and the foulest divisions of the Imperial war machine between her and salvation, is this the end for the amoral archaeologist? One thing’s for sure: it’ll come down to who trusts who…and who gets what they deserve…
Cover variants: A – Witter, B – Camuncoli (Galactic Moments 12/36)

True Believers: Star Wars: Darth Vader #1
(Marvel Comics)
Reprint of Darth Vader#1 by Charles Soule.

True Believers: Star Wars: Original Marvel Years #107
(Marvel Comics)
Reprint of Star Wars #107 of the original Marvel Comics series.

True Believers: Star Wars: Skywalker Strikes #1
(Marvel Comics)
Reprint of Star Wars #1 from 2015 by Jason Aaron.
True Believers: Star Wars: Ashes Of Jedha #1
(Marvel Comics)
Reprint of Star Wars #38 by Kieron Gillen.

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

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’.