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NEW RELEASE . . .

Tuesday 28th February
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[] Backstories: Darth Vader - Sith Lord
Children's Paperback Book & e-Book by Jason Fry
Scholastic Books ( [US] & [UK] )

Who is Darth Vader? How did the once great Jedi become a fearsome villain? Who are the allies and foes Darth Vader has faced? In this biography, complete with black-and-white illustrations, timelines, and character profiles, young readers will delight in learning the complete history of the Sith Lord.

 
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Thursday 23rd February
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[] Aftermath: Empire's End
Hardback Novel, e-Book & Unabridged Audio Book by Chuck Wendig
Century ( [UK] )

This story occurs approximately 5 years after Episode IV: A New Hope:
As the final showdown between the New Republic and the Empire draws near, all eyes turn to a once-isolated planet: Jakku.
The Battle of Endor shattered the Empire, scattering its remaining forces across the galaxy. But the months following the Rebellion’s victory have not been easy. The fledgling New Republic has suffered a devastating attack from the Imperial remnant, forcing the new democracy to escalate their hunt for the hidden enemy.
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Wednesday 22nd February
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[] Star Wars Adventures Magazine #20
Children's Comic & Activity Magazine
Egmont ( [UK] )

Features short Legends comic story, Number Two in the Galaxy by Henry Gilroy, Todd Demong et al. (first published in Star Wars Tales #18 by Dark Horse Comics); plus puzzles, quizzes, pull-out poster, and free cover gifts.

 
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NEW RELEASE . . .

Tuesday 21st February
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[] Aftermath: Empire's End
Hardback Novel, e-Book & Unabridged Audio Book by Chuck Wendig
Del Rey ( [US] )

This story occurs approximately 5 years after Episode IV: A New Hope:
As the final showdown between the New Republic and the Empire draws near, all eyes turn to a once-isolated planet: Jakku.
The Battle of Endor shattered the Empire, scattering its remaining forces across the galaxy. But the months following the Rebellion’s victory have not been easy. The fledgling New Republic has suffered a devastating attack from the Imperial remnant, forcing the new democracy to escalate their hunt for the hidden enemy.
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NEWS . . .

Monday 20th February
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[] A look inside IncrediBuilds' AT-ACT and Death Star books

Adding to last year's R2-D2, TIE Fighter, Millennium Falcon and X-Wing IncrediBuilds wooden model kits publisher Insight Editions are releasing two more Star Wars themed kits, both from Rogue One: an AT-ACT walker and the Death Star. Each kit requires no glue or tools and are made of Earth-friendly, FSC-certified wood, and include step-by-step instructions with colouring and crafting ideas. Included with each kit is a behind-the-scenes guidebook. Both titles are due for release in May. Here's a peek inside the accompanying guidebooks for these model kits...full story

 
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Friday 17th February
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[] Barnes & Noble reveal exclusive cover for Thrawn and poster

Barnes & Noble have revealed an exclusive cover for Timothy Zahn's upcoming Thrawn novel as well as an exclusive poster:

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Star Wars: Thrawn by Timothy Zahn is due for release in hardback in US on 11th April.

 
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Friday 17th February
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[] The Empire strikes back with Inferno Squad

As exclusively reported on StarWars.com, Del Rey will publish a post-Rogue One story, Inferno Squad. Penned by seasoned Star Wars author Christie Golden (Fate of the Jedi: Omen, Fate of the Jedi: Allies, Fate of the Jedi: Ascension, Dark Disciple) it details the Empire's response to the theft of the Death Star plans and its destruction shortly after at the Battle of Yavin:

The Rebellion may have heroes like Jyn Erso and Luke Skywalker. But the Empire has Inferno Squad.
After the humiliating theft of the Death Star plans and the resulting destruction of the battle station, the Empire is on the defensive...
read full story

 
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Wednesday 15th February
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[] Poe Dameron #11
Comic Book & e-Comic Book by Charles Soule, Phil Noto et al.
Marvel ( [US] & [UK] )

This story occurs approximately 34 years after Episode IV: A New Hope:
• Poe and Threepio’s covert mission comes to an end!
• Can they escape with their informant intact?
• Or will Terex’s past come back to haunt them?

 
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REVIEWS . . .

Monday 13th February
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[ The Sho-torun War ] [] The Shu-torun War
By Kieron Gillen, Salvador Larroca et al.
Reviewed by Darth Kondorr, Poland

showcases the essence of Gillen's run [...] art is great [...] story itself was what I consider a filler [...] promises an interesting finale...read full review

 
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[ Vader Down ] [] Vader Down
By Jason Aaron, Kieron Gillen, Salvador Larroca et al.
Reviewed by Darth Kondorr, Poland

epic, bombastic and mad [...] an epic showdown, we got rid of some of the weaker characters, while others are set on new and unknown paths [...] a delight to witness Vader rather effortlessly slaughtering his way through the story [...] it works [...] truly fun...read full review

 
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