Dark Horse has sent out solicitations for their November titles, including 4 Star Wars comics, 2 trade paperbacks, a new Kotobukiya model kit, and the eleventh hardcover in the Star Wars: 30th Anniversary Collection!
STAR WARS KNIGHTS OF THE OLD REPUBLIC HANDBOOK JOHN JACKSON MILLER (W), BRIAN CHING (P), HARVEY TOLIBAO (P), DUSTIN WEAVER (P/Cover), and MICHAEL ATIYEH (C) On sale Nov. 7 FC, 32 pages $2.99 One-shot
For a thousand generations, the Jedi kept peace and order in the galaxy—but things don’t seem peaceful or orderly for Padawan Zayne Carrick, falsely accused of murder and thrust into the Mandalorian Wars! And here, readers can get the back-story on the scene, 3963 years before the Battle of Yavin!
Check out illustrated profiles on Zayne and his outlaw friends; Lucien and the Covenant; Squint and the Jedi Crusaders; the Mandalorian invaders; and more!
Written by series writer John Jackson Miller, the Handbook is perfect for catching up with the series so far—while offering new information for regular readers, including an incredible cross-section of everyone’s favorite junk hauler, The Last Resort, by series artist Dustin Weaver!
STAR WARS: LEGACY #18— DRAGON part 5 (of 6) JOHN OSTRANDER (W), JAN DUURSEMA (P), DAN PARSONS (I), BRAD ANDERSON (C), and TRAVIS CHAREST (Cover) On sale Nov. 14 FC, 40 pages $2.99 Ongoing
Hoping to free their friend Cade Skywalker from the clutches of the Sith, Deliah Blue and Jeriah Syn receive help from a surprising source. And Cade, who was captured by the Sith while trying to free Jedi Hosk Tre’Lyis, discovers that Hosk has found his own path to freedom, via the Force.
The good, evil, and those in-between are coming together, and the result is going shake the foundations of the Empire!
• This is the future of Star Wars, the continuation of the story that started in the original trilogy, and none of it has been seen before.
The full story of Darth Krayt’s origin is revealed!
STAR WARS: KNIGHTS OF THE OLD REPUBLIC #23—KNIGHTS OF SUFFERING part 2 JOHN JACKSON MILLER (W), DUSTIN WEAVER (P), DAN PARSONS (I), MICHAEL ATIYEH (C), and COLIN WILSON (Cover) On sale Nov. 28 FC, 40 pages $2.99 Ongoing
Fugitive Padawan Zayne Carrick left Taris vowing to catch his murderous Masters before they caught him. Now, he’s returned—only to find the planet under siege by Mandalorian invaders. And there’s someone else waiting for him—who’s about to turn the tables on all his plans!
Nearly alone in a war zone, Zayne is surrounded by enemies. Some want him brought to justice. Others want the bounty on his head. And the Mandalorians just want the whole planet! And when even friends become enemies, he finds himself at the mercy of someone who has no mercy—one of his former Masters!
Building toward the culmination of the yearlong “Days/Knights” sequence, the long-awaited return to Taris also includes several familiar faces from the Knights of the Old Republic video games!
STAR WARS: DARK TIMES #9— PARALLELS part 4 (of 5) MICK HARRISON (W), DAVE ROSS (P), and ZACH HOWARD (Cover) On sale Nov. 28 FC, 40 pages $2.99 Ongoing
Bomo Greenbark and his companions have been imprisoned, enslaved, and tortured, but now Bomo has found a way out. Freedom beckons, but honor demands he take action to free his friends. And action means his captors are about to see a very, very dangerous side of him.
Meanwhile, Master K’Kruhk discovers that those under his protection are more in need of it than ever. Bad guys beware!
Evil has had its day, it’s time for the forces of good to strike back!
STAR WARS: CLONE WARS ADVENTURES VOLUME 10 MATTHEW and SHAWN FILLBACH (W/A), CHRIS AVELLONE (W), JASON HALL (W), STEWART MCKENNY (A), and ETHEN BEAVERS (A) On sale Dec. 19 FC, 80pg $6.95 TPB, 5 1/4" x 7 1/2"
Loved by Star Wars fans of all ages, Clone Wars Adventures returns with four more fantastic tales!
Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker take a junked speeder on a deadly race through a canyon teeming with bounty hunters, a duty bound clone trooper finds himself the sole defense against an army of droids, a free-spirited young Jedi is tasked with a dangerous mission of greater significance than she realizes, and a peaceful group of farmers find themselves on the frontlines in the fight against the Separatists—all in this action-packed collection of stories told in the super-popular stripped down stylization of the Cartoon Network micro-series!
KOTOBUKIYA ROYAL GUARD VINYL MODEL KIT On sale Dec. 19 11 3/4" tall 1/7 scale $125.00
The mysterious crimson warriors, the Royal Guard are the personal bodyguards and protectors of The Emperor. Culled from the ranks of the highest qualified and most loyal of the Imperial Army, the intimidating Guardsmen are truly the elite soldiers of the Galactic Empire.
Standing at almost 12 inches tall, the normally stoic Royal Guard is poised with Force Pike in hand, ready to defend the Emperor at all costs. The Royal Guard’s robes and sleek helmet have been reproduced in exacting detail, utilizing reference materials from Lucasfilm’s archives, and the flowing cloak reveals many details of the uniform not normally seen in any of the films!
STAR WARS: 30TH ANNIVERSARY COLLECTION VOLUME 11—UNION MICHAEL A. STACKPOLE (W), ROBERT TERANISHI (P), CHRIS CHUCKRY (C), and DUNCAN FEGREDO (Cover) On sale Jan. 2 FC, 96 pages $19.95 HC, 7" x 10"
When Luke Skywalker, the New Republic’s greatest hero, decides to marry Mara Jade, the woman who was once the Emperor’s personal assassin, you can be sure that hands both Imperial and New Republican will be raised to stop the marriage—at any cost! Starring Han and Leia, Chewbacca and Lando, Union marks a monumental event that links the classic trilogy to the boundless future of the Star Wars galaxy!
• Each month, we bring readers a limited-edition hardcover of the best of Dark Horse’s Star Wars graphic novels. Available only through Direct Market retail outlets, each volume’s print run is limited to initial orders and will not be reprinted.
STAR WARS: KNIGHTS OF THE OLD REPUBLIC VOLUME 3—DAYS OF FEAR, NIGHTS OF ANGER JOHN JACKSON MILLER (W), BRIAN CHING (A), DUSTIN WEAVER (A), HARVEY TOLIBAO (A), MICHAEL ATIYEH (C), and COLIN WILSON (Cover) On sale Jan 16 FC, 144 pages $18.95 TPB, 7" x 10"
Nearly 4,000 years before the Death Star, fugitive Padawan Zayne Carrick’s quest to clear his name runs afoul of forces beyond his control—forces he and his friends have helped to unleash!
Con-artist Gryph sees the Mandalorian Wars as a chance to make a quick credit, but Zayne sees a terrible tragedy on the horizon—one where only an act of self-sacrifice can save the ungrateful Republic! But the real key to the future of the galaxy may lie with none other than Zayne’s fellow fugitives, the genius Camper and the beautiful Jarael, who have just fallen prey to the forces they’ve spent a lifetime running from!
• Collecting issues #13-18 of the ongoing comic book series.