Written by: Peter David, Ron Marz, Jim Woodring, Timothy Zahn Art by: Claudio Castellini, Martin Egeland, Igor Kordey, Robert Teranishi Cover by: Igor Kordey
Star Wars Tales features the world’s greatest comics creators and their spins on the Star Wars saga, both within and beyond the continuity! Mara Jade meets Rebel General Madine in A Night on the Town by Timothy Zahnand Igor Kordey! A retired Jedi ignites her lightsaber one last time for a battle with Darth Vader in an all-new story by Ron Marz and 1998 Eisner nominee Claudio Castellini! And super-scribe Peter David and penciller Martin Egeland come together to spin the saga of Skippy the Jedi Droid! This is Star Wars as you’ve never seen it before!
Written by: Dave Cooper, Tony Isabella, Dan Jolley, Ron Marz Art by: Claudio Castellini, Dave Cooper, John Nadeau, Sean Phillips Cover by: Claudio Castellini
A nervous deep spacer reveals his blaster-slinging agenda in Incident at Horn Station by Dan Jolley and Sean Phillips! Dave Cooper tells the tale of the Max Rebo Band and their stolen instruments in Stop that Jawa! And Ron Marz and Claudio Castellini return to finish the tale of Darth Vader vs. the Dark Woman in Extinction !
Written by: Rich Handley, Rich Hedden, Darko Macan, John Ostrander, Ryder Windham Art by: Chris Brunner, Jan Duursema, Tom Fowler, Rick Leonardi Cover by: Dave Dorman
The Galaxy’s greatest comics anthology features the world’s greatest comics creators and their spins on the Star Wars saga, both within and beyond the continuity! Lando Calrissian gambles for an immense prize: an entire city! Jar Jar Binks discovers that the bonds of friendship can only be stretched so far. And an unlikely pair take the galaxy by storm!
Written by: Sergio Aragonés, Mark Evanier, Lovern Kindzierski, Dave Land, Kevin Rubio Art by: Sergio Aragonés, Ramón F. Bachs, Lucas Marangon, Robert Teranishi Cover by: Kilian Plunkett
Lovern Kindzierski and Doug Wheatley (Aliens: Apocalypse) team up to spin a yarn. And Kilian Plunkett’s comical Sandblasted follows up on the acclaimed adventures of Jabba the Hutt’s nefarious swoop thugs, Big Gizz and Spiker, who encounter a dark trooper in the ruins of Tatooine’s Podracing arena. The trooper is malfunctioning, but its weapons systems are still fully functional! Mayhem ensues.
Written by: Ian Edginton, Tony Millionaire, Terry Moore, Dean Motter, Craig Thompson Art by: Carlos Meglia, Tony Millionaire, Cliff Richards, Jesus Saiz, Craig Thompson Cover by: Matt Hollingsworth, Andrew Robinson
When ex-Imperial TIE fighter pilots turn profiteers and start causing trouble all across the galaxy, who do you call? Lando’s Commandos! Be sure to check out this issue of Star Wars Tales where you’ll be treated to tales of adventure and daring featuring Lando Calrissian, Queen Amidala of Naboo, Yaddle of the Jedi Council, and more.
Written by: Ian Edginton, Mark Evanier, Tom Fassbender, Sean Konot, Dave Land, Scott Morse Art by: Sergio Aragonés, Lucas Marangon, Mark Martin, Scott Morse, Rick Neilsen, Kilian Plunkett Cover by: Kilian Plunkett
Where can you find an encounter between Yoda and a probe droid onDagobah, the chance meeting of C-3PO and Darth Vader on Cloud City, and a cannonball by Boba Fett into the Sarlacc on Tatooine? In the many pages of Star Wars Tales #6, the ultimate romp through a galaxy far, far away !
Written by: Phil Amara, W. Haden Blackman, Dave Land, Kevin Rubio, Beau Smith, Randy Stradley Art by: Mike Deodato Jr., Jan Duursema, Francisco Herrera, Lucas Marangon, Lucas Marangon, Francisco Ruiz Velasco Cover by: Francisco Ruiz Velasco
Have you ever had one of those days? Your boss won’t stop bothering you with petty complaints? Your teacher won’t get off your back about your late book report? The neighbor kids won’t stop screaming? Well, escape your everyday troubles with an all new and improved issue of Star Wars Tales! Join Boba Fett, Plo Koon, Micah Giiett, Yoda, Mace Windu, and a fellow named Domo Jones as they take your mind off your cares and to a place where you’re as likely to run into a three-eyed alien as encounter bureaucratic headaches!
Written by: Henry Gilroy, Ryan Kinnaird, Dave Land, John Ostrander, Andi Watson Art by: Dario Brizuela, Ryan Kinnaird, Lucas Marangon, Glen Murakami, Francis Portela, Andi Watson Cover by: Kia Asamiya
In the days of yore, after a long day of hunting and gathering, people would gather around the fire as a wise old man wearing a bearskin would amaze them with stories of adventure and wonder. Unfortunately, we are no longer hunter/gatherers, so we turn instead to the wise and entertaining Star Wars Tales #8! Its stories featuring Darth Vader, Boba Fett, Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Villie, and C-3PO help us to remember the important things in life like diversity and tolerance.
Written by: Ron Marz, Dave McCaig, Philip Simon, Jay Stephens Art by: Chris Brunner, Rick Leonardi, Dave McCaig, Jay Stephens Cover by: Jon Foster
Ladies and Gentlemen! Boys and Girls! Droids and Jawas! Prepare yourselves for the battle of the century! In this corner, weighing in at 220 pounds, the terror from Tatooine, the Dark Lord of the Sith, the former Anakin Skywalker—Darth Vader! And in this corner, weighing in at 175 pounds, a killer of Jedi, the Naboo Annihilator, Darth Sidious’ #1 apprentice—Darth Maul!
Written by: Garth Ennis, Jason Hall, Mike Kennedy, Dave Land, Brett Matthews, Christian Read Art by: Christina Chen, Lucas Marangon, Vatche Mavlian, John McCrea, Chris Slane, Francisco Ruiz Velasco Cover by: Leinil Francis Yu
Ever wondered what it would be like to be a stormtrooper? Working for the Empire, never sure where you’re going next, following orders without question, ready to lay down your life for the Emperor? Writer Garth Ennis and penciller John McCrea take us on a journey that shows in agonizing detail what it’s like for those troops in white.
Written by: Scott Allie, Kia Asamiya, Jan Duursema, Garth Ennis, Jason Hall, Dave Land Art by: Kia Asamiya, Chris Brunner, Amanda Conner, Jan Duursema, Brian Horton, Paul Lee Cover by: Kilian Plunkett
It can’t be easy being Han Solo; one minute he’s winning the Millennium Falcon from his buddy Lando, the next he’s being chased across the galaxy by Boba Fett and running afoul of Darth Vader. It seems like Han is always getting into trouble, but it’s nothing a resourceful guy like Solo can’t handle. This issue of Star Wars Tales puts the spotlight on Mr. Solo featuring various adventures, including a rare young Han Solo tale!
Written by: C.B. Cebulski, Henry Gilroy, Brett Matthews, Christian Read, Kevin Rubio Art by: Manuel Garcia, John McCrea, Makoto Nakatsuka, Adrian Sibar, Rick Zombo
The Star Wars universe is painted with a wide and varied palate and this issue highlights that variety! Join Wedge Antilles as he valiantly fights squadrons of Imperial TIE fighters. Be there as Qui-Gon Jinn and his Padawan, Obi-Wan Kenobi, face off against Jedi killer Aurra Sing! Face the evil genius of Darth Vader! Witness a panicked Anakin Skywalker as he struggles to retrieve his stolen lightsaber!
Written by: Scott Beatty, W. Haden Blackman, Jason Hall, Bob Harris, Jim Krueger, Dave Land Art by: Timothy Green II, Sanford Greene, Lucas Marangon, Lucas Marangon, Kagan McLeod, Jerome Opeña Cover by: Tim Bradstreet
He’s bald. He’s bad. His lightsaber is purple. He’s Mace Windu! Make sure not to miss out on this stunning tribute to the baddest Jedi Councilmember to ever have his midi-chlorians counted!
Written by: Chris Eliopoulos, Matt Fillbach, Shawn Fillbach, Milton Freewater Jr., Adam Gallardo, Jason Hall Art by: Homs, Ramón F. Bachs, Matt Fillbach, Shawn Fillbach, Clayton Henry, Lucas Marangon Cover by: Pat Lee
Who shot first? Han or Greedo? Depending on which version of Star Wars: A New Hope you watch either answer is correct. Now, for the first time in Star Wars Tales #14, the question goes before a court of law! Han Solo is sued for the wrongful death of Greedo by the Rodian’s mother in The Emperor’s Court!
Written by: Brian Augustyn, Jim Beard, Chris Cerasi, Jason Hall, Jay Laird, Dave Land Art by: Timothy Green II, Sunny Lee, Lucas Marangon, Paco Medina, Sean Murphy, Todd Nauck Cover by: Leinil Francis Yu
Luke and Leia. The heroics of the Skywalker kids are legendary throughout the galaxy. Star Wars Tales #15 spotlights the adventures of the siblings through all manners of high adventure! Follow a young Luke as he becomes lost on Tatooine and must fight his way out of a deadly sandstorm! And witness Leia as she and a strikeforce of gorgeous alien commandoes storm an Imperial stronghold!
Written by: Jonathan Adams, Gilbert Austin, Mike Denning, Jason Hall, Dave Land, Paul Lee Art by: Jonathan Adams, Gilbert Austin, Brian Horton, Paul Lee, Lucas Marangon, Lucas Marangon Cover by: Ashley Wood
As hard as it is to believe, Yoda wasn’t always a wise old Jedi. At one time he was a wise young Jedi. Now for the first time ever, Star Wars Tales is proud to present a story from Yoda’s past, telling of a near fatal brush with the dark side during his first journey to the swamp planet Dagobah.
Written by: Joe Casey, Mike Denning, Adam Gallardo, Jason Hall, Dave Land, Steve Niles Art by: Davidé Fabbri, Lucas Marangon, David Nakayama, Cary Nord, Francisco Paronzini, Ben Templesmith Cover by: Udon
Welcome to the dark side! In this issue of Star Wars Tales we turn our attention to all that is dark, creepy, and evil, bringing you tales sure to chill you to your core! Watch as Chewbacca comes face to face with undead specters on Hoth! Scream as Han Solo tries desperately to overcome a zombie hoard! And gasp in shock as Luke Skywalker battles a ghostly Darth Maul!
Written by: Peter Alilunas, W. Haden Blackman, Andy Diggle, Henry Gilroy, Jason Hall, Dave Land Art by: Dub, Will Conrad, Todd Demong, Henry Flint, Niko Henrichon, Lucas Marangon Cover by: Cam Kennedy
Throughout the galaxy there is one name that can send a chill through the core of any wanted man. That word is FETT. Join us for a full-issue tribute to the most feared and respected bounty hunter of all time — Boba Fett. From stories of Boba’s exciting childhood with his father Jango, through tales of him tracking down and bringing in wanted men, Star Wars Tales#18 is a thrill-a-minute, action-packed issue that will excite both young and old alike!
Written by: Jeremy Barlow, W. Haden Blackman, Jason Hall, Scott Kurtz, Dave Land, Ken Lizzi Art by: Ramón F. Bachs, Scott Kurtz, Paul Lee, Lucas Marangon, Lucas Marangon, Sean Murphy Cover by: Andrew Robinson
A hyperdrive malfunction sends the Millennium Falcon massively off course trapping Han Solo galaxies away from his home system. Now stranded lightyears from everything he knows, Han must fight the life threatening hazards of the jungle filled world that has become his prison. Will he be able to fix the Falcon and return to all he knows and loves?
Written by: Jason, Peter Bagge, Jeremy Barlow, Jim Campbell, Chris Eliopoulos, Bob Fingerman Art by: Jason, Peter Bagge, Jim Campbell, Chris Eliopoulos, Bob Fingerman, Rick Geary Cover by: Tony Millionaire
This issue features some of the heavy hitters from the world of indy comics! Gasp as Tony Millionaire offers up a story featuringJAR Jar Bink’s long suffering father—George R. Binks! Squeal in delight at Peter Bagge exposes the underdeveloped leadership skills of Senate Representative Jar Jar Binks! Gasp as James Kolchaka chronicles the exploits of Boba Fett’s cousin Melvin as he tries to assassinate a Jar Jar Binks sippy cup!
Written by: Thomas Andrews, Jeremy Barlow, Nathan P. Butler, Shane McCarthy, Rob Williams Art by: Brandon Badeaux, Michel LaCombe, Lucas Marangon, James Raiz Cover by: Lee Bermejo
Rob Williams and Man of Steel artist Brandon Badeaux team up to bring you the story of Darca Nyl—a Jedi wandering the galaxy’s Outer Rimhunting for revenge and hiding a deadly secret.
Written by: Jeremy Barlow, Ian Edginton, Lucas Marangon, Rob Williams Art by: Brandon Badeaux, Lucas Marangon, Lucas Marangon, Steve Pugh Cover by: Lee Bermejo
The vastness of the Star Wars galaxy hosts an ever-unfolding mythology, filled with character-driven stories of loss and tragedy, of heroism and redemption. This issue contributes three more such tales to the mythos—the tragic saga of mysterious Jedi Darca Nyl continues to unravel, courtesy of writer Rob Williams and Star Wars: Empire artist Brandon Badeaux!
Written by: Jeremy Barlow, Joshua Ortega, Rob Williams, Rob Williams Art by: Brandon Badeaux, Michel LaCombe, Lucas Marangon, Dustin Weaver Cover by: Brandon Badeaux
Thousands of years before the falland redemption of Anakin Skywalker, there were other Jedi who grappled with the same Human emotions that overwhelmed the man who became Darth Vader. During the time of the Old Republic, three young Jedi in particular, one bearing the surname Qel-Droma, traveled the Sith Homeworld of Korriban intending to finish their Order’s Great Hunt.
Written by: Chris Avellone, Jeremy Barlow, Kevin Rubio, Rob Williams, Rob Williams Art by: Brandon Badeaux, Cully Hamner, Roger Langridge, Lucas Marangon, Dustin Weaver Cover by: Brandon Badeaux
Darca Nyl’s journey in fully mastering the force comes full circle!