Comic Review: ‘Jinnrise #7’

October 9, 2013 at 6:07 pm | Posted in Comic Books, IDW, Reviews | Leave a comment
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If you haven’t jumped into Jinnrise yet, Jinnrise #7 shows that this series has a lot to offer. The artwork is looking good and the story building and characters are hitting their stride. Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Comic Review: ‘Forever Evil #2’

October 9, 2013 at 5:42 pm | Posted in Comic Books, DC Comics, Reviews | Leave a comment
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If you’re thinking about jumping into DC Comics for some fun with villains, you might want to give Forever Evil a try. Issue #2 continues an interesting look at what things could be like when things go wrong for the good guys. Click here to read our full review.

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

NYCC Update: Star Wars Books Signings

October 9, 2013 at 2:35 pm | Posted in Books, Conventions, Del Rey, Events, Star Wars, Star Wars Books | Leave a comment
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Random House has released their signing schedule for New York Comic Con 2013.

John Jackson Miller Signing
5:00-6:00 PM Fri
Location: Booth 2205 (free copies of Lost Tribe of the Sith: The Collected Stories)

J.W. Rinzler (The Star Wars) and Jan Duursema (Dawn of the Jedi)
5:00 PM Fri
Location: Booth 1636

John Jackson Miller Signing
11:00 AM – Noon Sat
Location: Booth 2205 (free copies of Lost Tribe of the Sith: The Collected Stories)

Drew Karpyshyn Signing
Noon – 1:00 PM Sat
Location: Booth 2205 (Ticketed Signing: free copies of Children of Fire)

J.W. Rinzler Signing
5:00 – 5:30 PM Sat
Location: Booth 2205 (free Making of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi posters)

Ryder Windham and Chris Reiff Signing
5:45 – 6:30 PM Sat
Location: Booth 2205 (free Death Star posters and copies of the Millennium Falcon Owner’s Technical Manual)

J.W. Rinzler Signing
5:00-5:30 PM Sun
Location: Booth 2205 (free Making of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi posters)

For all of the Star Wars signings and panels that will be taking place at New York Comic Con, you can check out our full rundown.

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Our Review of ‘Star Wars #10’

October 9, 2013 at 1:00 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Reviews, Star Wars | Leave a comment

star-wars-10-dark-horseStar Wars #10 throws down some surprises, wraps up some story threads and moves things toward a gigantic space battle. What more could we ask for? Click here to read our full review.

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Databurst From the 501st

October 9, 2013 at 12:01 am | Posted in 501st, Charity, Conventions, Databurst From the 501st, Events, News, Star Wars, Star Wars News | Leave a comment

Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from October 9-15th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.

October 9

  • Nordic Garrison will be in Copenhagen, Denmark for a Disney licensee meeting at Tycho Brahe Planetarium.
  • UK Garrison will be in Lakeside for a Specsavers store visit.

October 10

  • Empire City Garrison will be in New York, NY for New York Comic Con from October 10-13th.
  • Midwest Garrison will be in Peoria, IL for the Peoria Zoo Howl-Zoo-Ween from October 10-12th.
  • Ohio Garrison will be in Middletown, OH for Kroger’s Kid Night Out from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.

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New Releases: ‘Star Wars #10’, ‘Wild Space Volume 2’ and ‘Shadows of Endor’

October 9, 2013 at 12:01 am | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars | 1 Comment
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Dark Horse Comics has three new Star Wars releases today. First off is Star Wars #10 featuring another cover by Hugh Fleming and the return of interior artist Carlos D’Anda. Then there is the omnibus Wild Space Volume 2 and the brand new Ewok comic by Zack Giallongo, Ewoks: Shadows of Endor.

Star Wars #10

Luke Skywalker and Wedge Antilles have infiltrated an Imperial Destroyer. But now nine thousand stormtroopers are searching for them, and Darth Vader is aware of their presence. Completing their mission and escaping with their lives may be an either/or proposition!

Meanwhile, the Rebel fleet prepares for an Imperial assault!

Click here for a six page preview.

Writer: Brian Wood
Artist: Carlos D’Anda
Colorist: Gabe Eltaeb
Cover Artist; Hugh Fleming

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

Star Wars Omnibus: Wild Space Volume 2

A second omnibus filled with rare Star Wars gems! Get your adventure on with Jabba the Hutt, Han Solo, and Lando Calrissian, and stomp on Star Wars with Mark Evanier and Sergio Aragonés! Plus, unreal tales from the concept artists behind Episode III, and podracing fun with young Anakin Skywalker!

* Many never-before-collected stories!
* A look at the lighter side of the Force!

Click here for a ten page preview.

Format: FC, 488 pages; TP, 6” x 9”
Price: $24.99

Ewoks: Shadows of Endor TPB

Until now, the Ewoks had been able to ignore the arrival of the Empire’s stormtroopers on Endor. But when they discover their rivals, the Duloks, have been enslaved and a legendary beast has been awakened, the Ewoks realize they may have to prepare for war—as soon as they figure out how to survive the beast!

* Leads directly into the events of Return of the Jedi!
* Ties into the beloved Ewoks TV series and movies!

Click here for an eight page preview.

Writer: Zack Giallongo
Artist: Zack Giallongo
Colorist: Braden Lamb
Cover Artist: Zack Giallongo

Format: FC, 80 pages; TP, 5 1/4” x 7 1/2”
Price: $7.99

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

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