New Releases: ‘Star Wars #57’ and ‘Solo #2’

November 21, 2018 at 12:02 am | Posted in Comic Books, Marvel, Star Wars | Leave a comment

Marvel has two new Star Wars releases today.

Star Wars #57

Writer: Kieron Gillen
Artist: Angel Unzueta
Cover Artist: Jamal Campbell
Variant Cover: John Tyler Christopher (action figure variant)

“THE ESCAPE” – PART 2. The horror of this strange planet. The horror! Shirtless HAN SOLO, chopping wood.

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99

Solo: A Star Wars Story Adaptation #2 (of 5)

Writer: Robbie Thompson
Artist: Will Sliney
Cover Artist: Phil Noto
Variant Cover: Carlos Pacheco

THE GREAT TRAIN ROBBERY! HAN SOLO and CHEWBACCA throw down but ultimately unite to escape the Empire and join BECKETT’s crew! But will this ragtag group of thieves be able to pull off the train heist of their lives? And what happens when ENFYS NEST arrives to take the stolen coaxium out from under them? Featuring scenes not seen in theaters!

Details: 32 pages, Rated T, $3.99

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Comic Reviews: ‘Doctor Aphra #26’, ‘Star Wars #56’, ‘Tales From Vader’s Castle #5’ & More

November 21, 2018 at 12:01 am | Posted in Comic Books, IDW, Marvel, Reviews, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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Catching up on comic reviews…

Reviewed By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

Databurst From the 501st

November 21, 2018 at 12:00 am | Posted in 501st, Charity, Conventions, Databurst From the 501st, Events, Star Wars | Leave a comment

Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion events around the world from November 21 to 27th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.

November 22

  • Garrison Carida will be in Philadelphia, PA for the Thanksgiving Day Parade.

November 23

  • 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Kansas City, MO for G33kmas AKA Geekmas at Adams Mark Hotel from November 23 to 24th.
  • Central California Garrison will be in Hanford, CA for the Hanford Christmas Parade.
  • Japanese Garrison will be in Kawasaki City for the 42nd Kashiwa Festival.
  • Oklahoma Garrison will be in Musk, OK for the Salvation Army bell ringing at Walk-Mart from 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM.
  • UK Garrison will be in Paisley for the Paisley Museum Closure Party from November 23 to 25th.

November 24

  • 70th Explorers Garrison will be in Wichita, KS for the Toys For Tots Toy Drive at Five Below from 12:30 to 4:30 PM.
  • Alpine Garrison will be in Ogden, UT for the Ogden Light Parade.
  • Great Lakes Garrison will be in Garden City, MI for the Santaland Parade.
  • Redback Garrison will be in Cairns for the Special Children’s Christmas Party.
  • Star Garrison will be in Amarillo, TX for the Northwest Children’s Hospital visit.
  • UK Garrison will be in Birmingham for MCM Comic Con at the National Exhibition Centre from November 24 to 25th, and in Paignton for the Paignton Christmas Grotto at Crossways Shopping Center from 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

November 25

  • Connecticut Garrison will be in Mystic, CT for the Friendsgiving at Mystic Aquarium from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
  • Japanese Garrison will be in Miyagi Prefecture for the Akiho-cho Children’s Association Charity Festival from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM, in Kichijoji for Knick Knack’s Market, and in Tokyo for the Ronald McDonald Open House at Ozo Setagaya-ku.
  • Redback Garrison will be at the Childhood Kidney Support Network Christmas Party.
  • UK Garrison will be in Horwich for the Bolton Winter Wonderland Supporting Bolton Hospice at Bolton Arena from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, in Heywood for Moneybricks 2018 at The Willows/Heywood Civic Centre from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM, and in Manchester for the Space Spectacular at Bridgewater Hall from 5:00 to 7:00 PM.

Next Databurst…November 28th.

*If you didn’t see the events listed for your garrison, send us an email at roqoodepot(at) and let us know. We’re glad to add any we missed. For more info on the 501st Legion, be sure to check out their official website.

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

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