What a time to be a Star Wars fan, from Star Wars: Jedi Fallen Order, to Mandalorian, and of course Rise of Skywalker only weeks away I can’t remember the last time there were so many ways of enjoying the iconic series. In the comic book realm, Marvel Comics is also rebooting the series with Charles Soule and Jesus Saiz on January 1, 2020. Since the launch is so huge you can bet good money there will be many variant covers and courtesy of Marvel Comics we have three to show you today!
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These covers were created by Mahmud Asrar, Jen Bartel, and Adam Hughes all of whom need no introduction. Check them out below!
Variant by Mahmud Asrar
Variant by Jen Bartel
Variant by Adam Hughes:
The solicitation for issues #1 and #2 can be read below.
STAR WARS #1 & 2
CHARLES SOULE (W) • JESUS SAIZ (A) • CoverS by R.B. SILVA AUG199000
ISSUE #1 – Vader Variant COVER by Mahmud Asrar AUG199002
ISSUE #1 – EMPIRE STRIKES BACK VARIANT COVER BY CHRIS SPROUSE AUG199009
ISSUE #1 – Leia Variant COVER by Jen Bartel AUG199003
ISSUE #1 – Luke Variant COVER by Adam Hughes AUG199005
ISSUE #1 – VARIANT COVER by Art Adams AUG199001
ISSUE #1 – Party Variant COVER by TBA AUG199007
ISSUE #1 – Premiere Variant COVER by RB Silva AUG199008
ISSUE #1 – MOVIE VARIANT COVER AUG199006
ISSUE #1 – BLANK VAIRANT COVER ALSO AVAILABLE AUG199004
ISSUE #2 – VARIANT COVER BY BEN OLIVER
ISSUE #2 – EMPIRE STRIKES BACK VARIANT COVER BY CHRIS SPROUSE
“No…I am your father.”
In the wake of the events following The Empire Strikes Back, it is a dark time for the heroes of the Rebellion. The Rebel fleet…scattered following a disastrous defeat at the Battle of Hoth. Han Solo…lost to the bounty hunter, Boba Fett, after being frozen in carbonite. And after being lured into a trap on Cloud City and bested in a vicious lightsaber duel against the evil Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker…learned the horrible truth about his past. Vader did not kill Luke’s father Anakin–Vader is Luke’s father! Now, after narrowly escaping the dark lord’s clutches, and wounded and reeling from the revelation, Luke, Princess Leia, Lando Calrissian, the Wookiee Chewbacca and the droids C-3PO and R2-D2 must fight their way back to the Rebel Alliance—for the fate of the entire galaxy is at stake! After so many losses is victory still possible? But, what Leia, Luke and their ragtag band of freedom fighters do not realize is that they have only traded one Imperial trap for another! Enter the cunning and vengeful Imperial Commander Zahra, at the helm of the Tarkin’s Will!
Writer Charles Soule (DARTH VADER) and artist Jesus Saiz (DOCTOR STRANGE) are taking us all to the galaxy far, far away next year! With covers by RB Silva (POWERS OF X)!
THE GREATEST SPACE ADVENTURE OF ALL TIME BEGINS THIS JANUARY!
ISSUE #1 – 40 PGS./Rated T …$4.99