The final arc of the 2015 Darth Vader series gets extra crazy. Throughout the series we’ve got Vader, sole survivor and blame-absorber of the biggest military explosive failure in the Empire’s 20 year reign, searching for the pilot who caused that failure, which opens up an entire can of worms involving a rogue archaeologist, a… Continue reading Darth Vader: End of Games Comic Series Moments!
Guess what? Sal likes Star Wars Books and got to join the Star Wars Book Club! We talk Darth Vader: Imperial Machine by Charles Soule with host Kristen Baver panelists Ashley Biancuzzo, Sal Perales, and friend of The Star Wars Show Paul Scheer! Plus, Kristin asks author Charles Soule your questions about the comic. Have… Continue reading Darth Vader: Imperial Machine | The Star Wars Show Book Club
Darth Vader heads on a mission to the mining world of Shu-Torun to quell rebels, get production quotas filled, instill fear, and chew bubble gum. And he’s all out of bubble gum… So what makes this arc awesome? SLIGHT SPOILERS AHEAD May I have this Dance? Shu-Torun is a mining world with an intensely courtly… Continue reading Darth Vader: The Shu-Torun War Comic Series Moments!
So it’s been about 5 years and 75 issues of the main Star Wars comic line since the canon launch in 2015. The relaunch of the next iteration of the series brings our main heroes into the post – The Empire Strikes Back area of the timeline and picks up in the aftermath of the… Continue reading Star Wars: The Destiny Path Comic Series Moments!
Marvel’s first Star Wars crossover stars our favorite Imperial Sith Lord crash landing and lightsaber swinging against heroes and villains alike. In addition to one of the most METAL Vader quotes ever, this story arc has everyone you know and love all trying to kill each other so that’s pretty much worth the price of… Continue reading Vader Down Crossover Comic Series Moments!
Set immediately after the Battle of Yavin, Star Wars: Princess Leia follows our favorite princess’ adventures after losing her home planet. The story is well done and I LOVE the Dodsons’ art style! There are some great locations and lots of excuses for Leia to punch people! … And blaster people, and knee people, and… Continue reading Star Wars: Princess Leia Comic Series Moments!
After recruiting Aphra and the murder droids the next adventure for this Darth Vader comic series is Shadows and Secrets! The plot gets deeper as Vader searches for answers in old places and does his best to keep his moves and countermoves hidden!
Watching Vader plot and deceive is something we so rarely think of when we are so familiar with Vaders’ signature problem-solving style…
In the wake of the Alphabet Squadron novel release Jody Hauser launched this prequel comic series focusing on Alphabet Squadron’s greatest nemesis: Shadow Wing! This chance to look at the Imperial narrative becomes a lot more interesting knowing that we are getting a nice trilogy of books covering this particular squadron! I’m always appreciative when lots of different areas of media tie together to make something grander.
So with my hype levels overloading for that new Doctor Aphra audio drama, I ran back to where we first met the opportunistic archaeologist! In Kieron Gillen’s 2015 Darth Vader run… I know there are like 3 or so Darth Vader series’ now which can be a bit confusing when I’m trying to put my… Continue reading Darth Vader: Vader Comic Series Moments!
Nudged right into that convenient gap between the beginning of Solo: A Star Wars Story and… the rest of it, lies this comic. We follow some of Han’s early cadet days and watch him try to survive Imperial service and get to be the pilot he’s always wanted to be. Aside from me just loving… Continue reading Han Solo: Imperial Cadet Comic Series Moments!