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X-Wing Rogue Squadron – Blood and Honor

Wednesday, September 13th, 2000

Includes comic issues 25-27 Set soon after RotJ Extras –none, not even the original comic covers. :( Story — Baron Soontir Fel, Imperial fighter ace, wants to defect to the Rebellion – IF they help find his wife, a certain Wynssa Starflare aka (insert dramatic mucic) Syal Antilles. So Wes, Hobbie and Plourr are off […]

X-Wing Rogue Squadron – Requiem for a Rogue

Wednesday, September 13th, 2000

Includes comic issues 17-20 Set soon after RotJ Introduction by John Morton (who played Dack Ralter) gives some excellent insights into the making of ‘The Empire Strikes Back’. Extra — cute little story at the beginning set just before the battle of Yavin. Story — The Rogues are sent on an ‘easy’ mission to rescue […]

X-Wing Rogue Squadron – The Warrior Princess

Wednesday, September 13th, 2000

Includes comic issues 13-16 Set soon after RotJ Extras — apart from small-ish copies of the original comic covers, there’s nothing else! Story — well, whaddaya know! Plourr’s a princess! No, really! And her homeworld wants her back so she can take the throne and help put an end to a bloody civil war. So […]

X-Wing Rogue Squadron – Battleground Tatooine

Wednesday, September 13th, 2000

Includes comic issues 9-12 Set soon after RotJ Introduction by Timothy Zahn, giving some nice insights into his working relationship with Michael Stackpole. Extra — at the end. Really cute li’l story, originally released in a cereal promotion in 1996, and now found nowhere else! Story — the Rogues are sent to the dustball that […]

X-Wing Rogue Squadron – The Phantom Affair

Wednesday, September 13th, 2000

Includes comic issues 5-8 Set soon after RotJ Introduction by Stan Sakai. Extras — schematics for Incom T-65 X-Wing and the ‘Pulsar Skate’, as well as production sketches for several of the characters and full-page covers of the original comics. Story — the Rogues are sent to the Mrlsst Academy to bid for a new […]

Shadows of the Empire – Evolution

Wednesday, September 13th, 2000

Also issued as a 5-comic series Set directly after RotJ Story — sequel to ‘Shadows of the Empire’. Guri, the human-replica droid, is unsure of her future now that the Empire is defeated, and Xizor is dead. As she searches for her ‘humanity’, several other interested parties are trying to track her down, including bounty […]

Mara Jade – By The Emperor’s Hand

Wednesday, September 13th, 2000

Includes comic issues 1-6 Set during/after RotJ Extra — opening four pages previously only available on the internet. Story — background of Mara Jade before Zahn’s Thrawn trilogy (‘Heir to the Empire’, ‘Dark Force Rising’ and ‘The Last Command’). The story opens with Mara trying to get on Jabba’s sail-barge (the only appearance of Luke, […]

Classic Star Wars 3 – Escape to Hoth

Wednesday, September 13th, 2000

Covers comic issues 15-20 inclusive Set between ANH and ESB Includes an introduction by Al Williamson – very interesting, discussing his career and connection with Star Wars. Stories — follows directly on from volume two: Han saving everybody’s butts, Luke trying to use his fledgling Force powers, and Vader single-mindedly pursuing the rebels and his […]

Classic Star Wars 2 – The Rebel Storm

Wednesday, September 13th, 2000

Covers comic issues 8-14 inclusive Set between ANH and ESB Includes an introduction by Kevin J. Anderson – the comics were originally written in the period 1981 to 1984, filling in the three years between ANH and ESB. Precursors were newspaper cartoon strips, but they haven’t just republished the originals, as that would have involved […]

Classic Star Wars 4 – The Early Adventures

Wednesday, September 13th, 2000

Covers comic issues 1-9 Set between ANH and ESB Stories — several little adventures, mostly starring Luke, Leia, the droids, and Vader. First our heroes have to deal with a new baddie called Blackhole (who has a bunch of black stormtroopers!); later we return to Tatooine and the Mos Eisley Cantina; later still we meet […]

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