New Riptide Excerpt

July 13, 2011 at 5:28 pm | Posted in Books, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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StarWars.com posted a new excerpt from Paul S. Kemp’s Riptide today. The excerpt includes the first seven pages of chapter one. You can read it here.

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Wraith Squadron Novel Title Announced.

July 13, 2011 at 1:19 pm | Posted in Books, Speculation | 2 Comments
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Del Rey announced today on Facebook the title of Aaron Allston’s new Wraith Squadron book: Star Wars: X-wing: Mercy Kill.

The book is due out in summer 2012.  The plot is purported to deal with the FOTJ plot line involving the Moffs’ efforts to assassinate/unseat Emperor Jag Fel.

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New Release: Invasion – Revelations #1

July 13, 2011 at 12:01 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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Today Star Wars Invasion: Revelations #1 debuts with two covers to choose from. Comic cover artist Chris Scalf did the normal version, and Dave Dorman did the 25th Anniversary Dark Horse variant.

As the invading Yuuzhan Vong penetrate deeper into the galaxy, the Jedi fight back!

But one Jedi in training has taken a different path: Finn Galfridian, under the guidance of the mysterious Master Dray, infiltrates Coruscant and discovers revelations about the leaders of the New Republic that could lead to disaster!

Click here for a three page preview.

Writer: Tom Taylor
Artist: Colin Wilson
Colorist: Wes Dzioba
Cover Artist: Chris Scalf (variant cover by Dave Dorman)

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Databurst From the 501st

July 13, 2011 at 12:01 am | Posted in 501st, Databurst From the 501st, Events, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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Latest Databurst From the 501st covering event news from July 11th through July 17th. Be sure to mark your calendars and show your support.

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Happy Birthday, Harrison Ford

July 13, 2011 at 12:01 am | Posted in Birthday, Movies, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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Today Roqoo Depot wishes a very happy birthday to actor Harrison Ford. Star Wars fans will forever remember Ford’s portrayal of the immortal Han Solo in the Star Wars saga. Harrison Ford was born in Chicago, IL in 1942. Although he did some acting in college and a few movies and television roles in the 60’s, it wasn’t until he did American Graffiti in 1973 with director George Lucas that he hit it big. Doing Star Wars: A New Hope in 1977 sealed his stardom. Interestingly enough, things could have been very different for him had he accepted the role of Meathead in the television show All in the Family, which he was offered and turned down. He almost didn’t even get the role of Han Solo. According to IMDB: Continue Reading Happy Birthday, Harrison Ford…

Star Wars Book Signings at Comic Con 2011

July 13, 2011 at 12:00 am | Posted in Books, Events, Star Wars News | Leave a comment
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Star Wars Books has posted some info on various book signings at San Digeo’s Comic Con 2011 which will include the following: Continue Reading Star Wars Book Signings at Comic Con 2011…

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