New Releases: ‘Legacy #16′ and ‘Rebel Heist #3′

June 25, 2014 at 12:01 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars | Leave a comment
Tags: ,

Star-Wars-Legacy-16Dark Horse Comics has two new releases today.

Legacy #16 (of 18)

Imperial Knight Jao Assam is awaiting execution, and Ania Solo is on a mission to intercede. But when it is discovered that Jao has escaped—with the Sith Darth Wredd—Ania has doubts about her friend. But she still has to rescue him, in case he isn’t a bad guy . . .

Writers: Corinna Bechko and Gabriel Hardman
Artist: Brian Albert Thies
Colorist: Jordan Boyd
Cover Artist: Agustin Alessio

Format: FC, 32 pages; Ongoing
Price: $2.99

Rebel-Heist-3Rebel Heist #3 (of 4)

Han Solo is in an Imperial jail, and a crime boss has the information that will free him. Enter Chewbacca, who pounds and pummels his way through the mission, accompanied by an untrusting ex-Imperial who can’t understand a word Chewie says. Not that words matter much to a Wookiee on a rampage!

Writer: Matt Kindt
Penciller: Marco Castiello
Inker: Dan Parsons
Colorist: Gabe Eltaeb
Cover Artist: Adam Hughes

Format: FC, 32 pages; Miniseries
Price: $3.50

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Comic Review: ‘Son of Dathomir #2′

June 18, 2014 at 12:02 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Reviews, Star Wars | Leave a comment
Tags: ,

darth-maul-son-of-dathomir-2Dooku and Grievous push Maul into a full retreat in the hopes of drawing out Mother Talzin. But will the Dathomiri witch Sidious is so eager to get rid of fall for such a ploy or will she turn the attackers into the prey? Click here to read our full review of Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir #2.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

New Release: ‘Son of Dathomir #2′

June 18, 2014 at 12:01 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars | Leave a comment
Tags: ,

darth-maul-son-of-dathomir-2Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir #2 is out today from Dark Horse Comics.

Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir #2

With his Shadow Collective army stalled, Darth Maul calls on Mother Talzin for help and is sent reinforcements—the deadly Nightbrothers! Maul is ready again to take on the Separatist droid army, Count Dooku, and General Grievous—in a trio of simultaneous battles!

Writer: Jeremy Barlow
Penciller: Juan Frigeri
Inker: Mauro Vargas
Colorist: Wes Dzioba
Cover Artist: Chris Scalf

Format: FC, 40 pages; Miniseries
Price: $3.50

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Comic Review: ‘Star Wars #18′

June 11, 2014 at 12:02 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Reviews, Star Wars | Leave a comment

Star Wars #18 brings an end to the Leia marriage arc and steps ever closer to the end of the series. There’s just two more issues to go, and Star Wars #18 packs in a lot of action. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

New Releases: Star Wars #18 and Force War TPB

June 11, 2014 at 12:01 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars | Leave a comment
Tags:

star-wars-18-coverDark Horse Comics has two new Star Wars releases today.

Star Wars #18 of (20)

Princess Leia’s wedding day has arrived—and so has the Empire! As Darth Vader’s fleet bears down on the planet, the Rebels scramble to defend themselves—they have been double crossed!

Click here for a four page preview.

Writer: Brian Wood
Penciller: Stéphane Créty
Inker: Julien Hugonnard-Bert
Colorist: Gabe Eltaeb
Cover Artist: Víctor Manuel Leza

Format: FC, 32 pages
Price: $2.99

dawn-of-the-jedi-force-war-tpbDawn of the Jedi: Force War TPB

The Rakata, powerful users of the dark side of the Force, have invaded the Tython system to enslave the Je’daii . . . With Forcesabers in hand, the Je’daii fight, led by mad Je’daii Daegen Lok and the mysterious Force Hound Xesh. But when Xesh is captured, the direction of the war is changed . . . Collects Dawn of the Jedi: Force War #1–#5.

Click here for a four page preview.

Writer: John Ostrander
Penciller: Jan Duursema
Inker: Dan Parsons
Colorist: Wes Dzioba
Cover Artist: David Michael Beck

Format: FC, 128 pages; TP, 7’’ x 10’’
Price: $19.99

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

PHOENIX COMICON 2014: The Dark Times Gallery Edition

June 8, 2014 at 10:23 pm | Posted in Collecting, Comic Books, Conventions, Dark Horse, News, Star Wars News | Leave a comment

SWDTGE CVRAnnounced at Phoenix ComiCon the Star Wars: Dark Times Gallery Edition!

Star Wars: Dark Times Gallery Edition | Randy Stradley and Douglas Wheatley

On sale November 5th

Black & White | 248 pages | $99.99 | Hardcover | 9” x 13 1/4”

High quality scans of Douglas Wheatley’s original art, plus a feature not seen in other “artist’s editions”—the complete scripts from which Wheatley worked, allowing readers to see where he chose to stick to the script, or revise the art to better suit the story. Includes Star War: Dark Times #1–#5.

This book is sure to be a treasure for artists and comics fans alike!

  • Reproduces Doug Wheatley’s original art at full size!
  • Includes the original scripts!
Posted by Cory for Roqoo Depot

Around the Web

June 6, 2014 at 12:05 am | Posted in Around the Web, Books, Chronicle Books, Comic Books, Dark Horse, Episode VII, Movies, News, Regular Feature, Star Wars, Star Wars News, Star Wars Rebels, Television | Leave a comment

Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars and beyond.

Book News

  • If you missed out on the limited edition Origins anthology Heroes! there’s now a kickstarter giving everyone a second chance. Stories include authors Aaron Allston, Timothy Zahn, Michael A. Stackpole and many others.
  • John Jackson Miller‘s Overdraft the Orion Offensive is just $2 this month for Kindle owners.
  • Chronicle Books has a trailer for Jeffrey Brown‘s next Star Wars book Good Night Darth Vader (which will be out July 22).

Continue Reading Around the Web…

Comic Review: ‘Injustice Gods Among Us: Year Two #5′

June 4, 2014 at 12:05 am | Posted in Comic Books, DC Comics, Reviews | Leave a comment
Tags:

In the war between super heroes, the Green Lantern Corps takes the fight to Superman. But who will win? Click here to read our full review of Injustice Gods Among Us: Year Two #5.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Around the Web

May 30, 2014 at 12:00 am | Posted in Around the Web, Books, Comic Books, Conventions, Events, Movies, News, Regular Feature, Star Wars, Star Wars News, Video Games | Leave a comment
Tags: , , , , ,

Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars and beyond.

Book News

  • Audiobook fans can look forward to an audiobook version of John Jackson Miller’s A New Dawn which will be out the same day as the book, September 2nd.

Comic News

  • Star Wars comic fans may want to check out the rare Chinese Star Wars comic adaptation that’s been scanned and posted online. You can follow the following link which includes translations of the Chinese text.

Continue Reading Around the Web…

Movie Review: ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’

May 28, 2014 at 1:22 pm | Posted in Comic Books, Entertainment, Marvel, Movies, Reviews, scifi | Leave a comment
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

urlFox’s X-Men once again took the world by storm this past weekend, with big box office numbers and glowing reviews. The ‘inbetweequal’ as it is called, X-Men: Days of Future Past, is once again directed by franchise starter Bryan Singer, who utilizes both generations of X-Men casts. With Hugh Jackman returning as Wolverine for the seventh time, other stars Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy, Halle Berry,  Peter Dinklage, and Jennifer Lawrence round out the principal cast. Does the film stand up against all the hype? Hit the jump to find out!

Continue Reading Movie Review: ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’…

« Previous PageNext Page »

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. | The Pool Theme.
Entries and comments feeds.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 801 other followers