This Weeks Publications – 27th August 2018

Welcome to this week’s publications breakdown. We get an extra dose of Poe Dameron before the big finale in a few weeks and the next instalment of Lando’s adventure on Kullgroon from Marvel. IDW give us 2 movie adaptation graphic novels and an issue of Star Wars Adventures.

The scheduled releases for this week will be;

Wednesday 29th August 2018
Lando: Double or Nothing #4 (Part 4 of 5)
(Marvel)
Having been freed from Batalla and his warrior clan, Lando now faces a host of new obstacles. Will he get past the Stormtroopers, find Rythus and get the arms to him and his people? Is all of this possible while wearing a cape? Will his moustache start a grooming trend?
Poe Dameron: Annual #2
(Marvel)
Rebellions may be built on built on hope, but they need more than that to survive. Leia sends Black Squadron on a new mission, one that will raise important funds for the Resistance. Can a group of pilots really do the work of smugglers and scoundrels?
Cover Variant: Rod Reis, Triona Farrell & Declan Shalvey
Star Wars: Rogue One Graphic Novel Adaptation
(IDW Publishing)
The Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon, is nearing completion, and the Rebel Alliance may be doomed. Enter Jyn Erso, daughter of the Death Star’s reluctant creator, who desperately seeks to save her father from Imperial control. On her quest, she’ll join forces with Rebel spy Cassian Andor, reprogrammed Imperial droid K-2SO, and other supporters of the Rebel cause, only to discover that their goals may differ crucially from her own. It all culminates in a saga-defining showdown on the tropical planet Scarif, with Jyn and her friends attempting to steal the Death Star’s plans and keep hope for the Rebellion alive, leading directly into the iconic opening scene of Star Wars: A New Hope.
Star Wars: A New Hope Graphic Novel Adaptation
(IDW Publishing)
Capturing the galaxy-spanning action of A New Hope, experience Episode IV as a beautiful graphic novel combining the epic wonder of Star Wars with streamlined, young-reader friendly designs. This all-ages graphic novel is a must-read for longtime fans and a great introduction for newcomers!
Star Wars Adventure #13
(IDW Publishing)
Anakin Skywalker and Padmé Amidala embark on an action-packed adventure where not all is as it seems in a story by fan-favorites Elsa Charretier and Pierrick Colinet!
Cover Variant: A- Charretier B- Brokenshire C- Florean

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’.