Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from November 20 through 26th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- Bast Alpha Garrison will be in Baton Rouge, LA for Literacy Night.
- Ohio Garrison will be in Lorain, OH for Star Wars Night at the Lorain Public Library from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.
- Redback Garrison will be at the Rocky Xmas Parade and Kmart Troop.
- Garrison Carida will be in Springfield, PA for the Animal Rescue Holiday Paw-ty from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Springfield Country Club.
- Italian Garrison will be in Milano for G! Come Giocare from November 22 to 24th.
Tags: john jackson miller, kenobi, new york comic con
One of our site admins, Ryan, had the opportunity to speak with Star Wars author John Jackson Miller at New York Comic Con 2013. Below you’ll find their spoiler free discussion of Kenobi.
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Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from November 13 through 19th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in St. Charles, MO for the Star Wars Jedi Academy event at SCC McClay Branch Library from 6:30 to 8:30 PM.
- Central California Garrison will be in Sacramento, CA for Crocker-Con at the Crocker Art Museum from 5:00 to 9:00 PM.
- Redback Garrison will be in Browns Plains for the Kmart Salvation Wishing Tree, and in Stocklands Rockhampton for the Christmas Parade and Kmart troop.
- UK Garrison will be in Hull for the Christmas Lights Swith-On.
- Ohio Garrison will be in Cincinnati, OH for Star Wars Night with the Cyclones from 6:00 to 10:00 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Hull for Platform Expo 2013 from November 15 to 16.
Tags: aaron allston, christie golden, Corinna Bechko, Gabriel Hardman, james arnold taylor, john jackson miller, kevin hearne, kevin j. anderson, martha wells, michael a. stackpole, r.a. salvatore, robocop, sean williams, shattered, ships of the air, tiny death star, Troy Denning, twinmaker
Here’s this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars news and beyond.
- For Kevin Hearne fans, Shattered will be out June 17, 2014.
- Martha Wells has an old novella “Holy Places” that is now available as an eBook via Lightspeed Magazine.
- Also out from Martha Wells is the audiobook version of Ships of the Air.
Tags: christie golden, daniel abraham, dave dorman, dave filoni, gus mendonca, kevin j. anderson, martha wells, star wars 1313, the black series, the bounty hunter code, zack giallongo
Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup.
- Looking for Star Wars 1313 concept art? Check out Gus Mendonca’s website for some you probably haven’t seen before.
- If you’re in the Chicago area this weekend, be sure to check out Star Wars artist Dave Dorman who will be at two events: Wheaton’s Blick Art Supply on Saturday November 2nd (from 2:00 to 4:00 PM) for a live art demo, and in Westmont for the Maleficium exhibit at J. Anthony Kosar’s studio.
- Ewoks: Shadows of Endor writer and comic artist Zack Giallongo will be at Casablanca Comics in Portland, ME on Saturday November 2nd.
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from October 30 through November 5th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in St. Charles, MO for Trunk R Treat at Matthias Lot Church from 7:45 to 9:00 PM.
- Midwest Garrison will be in Pekin, IL for the Costume Party Trivia Night.
- Garrison Excelsior will be in Rochester, NY for Accessible Halloween.
Tags: aaron allston, jason fry, jeff carlisle, michael a. stackpole, paul s. kemp
Here is this week’s Around the Web.
- For fans of the Forgotten Realms The Sundering series, you can check out the Goodreads The Sundering Book Club.
- Jeff Carlisle posted a fun advertisement for the Death Star Owner’s Technical Manual which is featured in Star Wars Insider #145.
- Aaron Allston and Michael A. Stackpole fans in the Austin, TX area can head on over to Dragon’s Lair Comics & Fantasy this weekend for the Inner Circle Writers’ Seminar series.
- Jason Fry talks about his upcoming book The Jupiter Pirates: Hunt for the Hydra.
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Here’s this week’s Around the Web news.
- Jazma Online has an interview with Star Wars artist Dave Dorman covering the controversial cover for The Other Dead and more.
- Star Wars Bookworms has a look at the back cover for Maul: Lockdown by Joe Schreiber.
- Martha Wells has a first look at the cover for Emile & the Sky World.
- Kevin J. Anderson fans can look forward to the next Dan Shamble story “Naughty and Nice” which will be out November 1st.
- Author Jason Fry provides a fun look at The Bounty Hunter Code.
The Wookiee Gunner has posted video of the NYCC 2013 Star Wars Rebels Panel in its entirety. Big thanks for the coverage! Be sure to give them a like.
Tags: alien vs. predator, aliens, predators, prometheus
Out of New York Comic Con comes an announcement from Dark Horse Comics that the Aliens, Predators and Alien Vs. Predator comics will be getting a reboot to align the series with a brand new Prometheus series. The reboot will bring them all together into a one universe setting. The writers for the new series will include Chris Roberson (Aliens), Paul Tobin (Prometheus), Joshua Williamson (Alien Vs. Predator) and Chris Sebela (Predators). Over io9 they have a nice set of interviews with the writers covering the new series.
In the interviews, Roberson said that all of the films would be treated as canon, while the comics would feature all new casts with maybe some references to existing characters. For the Aliens series, Roberson is pushing toward the horror vibe of the first movie and staying away from the militaristic themes of the other films. Continue Reading Aliens, Predators and Prometheus Join Together…