|"The Star Wars"
|Jonathan Rinzler, Mike
Mayhew, Rain Beredo, Nick Runge et al.
|Dark Horse Comics
|Story published as:
Comic Book series (2013-2014)
e-Comic Book (2013-2014, 2015)
Graphic Novel (2014)
Hardback Graphic Novel (2014)
Deluxe Over-sized Hardback Edition (2014)
Collection Graphic Novel (2015)
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Before Star Wars, there was The Star Wars!
This is the authorized adaptation of George Lucasís
rough-draft screenplay of what would eventually become a
motion picture that would change the world.
Starkiller is the hero...
Luke Skywalker is a wizened
Han Solo is a big green alien...
and the Sith...
Well, the Sith are still the bad
High adventure and derring-do from longer ago, in
a galaxy even further away!
The Empire is poised for
an attack on the peaceful world of Aquilae, and only
Jedi General Luke Skywalker seems concerned. When King
Kayos is killed, Jedi in training Annikin Starkiller is
ordered to find Princess Leia, while Skywalker sends his
only squadron against the Empireís powerful new battle
A Queen steps down! The Hidden Fortress
destroyed! The Imperial army on the march!
Starkiller and Princess Leia rescue two wayward droids
in the desert, Darth Vader recruits a famous Knight of
the Sith to his army, and a squad of lazersword-wielding
Stormtroopers attempt to arrest Jedi General Luke
General Skywalker and Jedi-in-training
Annikin Starkiller have a deadly encounter with mounted
Stormtroopers! An encounter with outlaws in a cantina
leads to a meeting with smuggler Han Solo! And a Jedi
makes the ultimate sacrifice to save one of Princess
Leiaís younger brothers!
A dogfight with Imperial
fighter craft, a dangerous detour through an asteroid
field, and a forced evacuation in life-pods land Luke
Skywalker and company on Yavin - the planet of the
Wookiees! But Princess Leia gets separated from the
group, and when slavers capture her, Annikin Starkiller
goes all Jedi on them!
When Princess Leia falls into
the hands of Darth Vader, General Skywalker, Annikin
Starkiller, and Han Solo must go on the offensive
against the Galactic Empire. But they have a secret
weapon on their side - one that the Imperials have
vastly underestimated: Wookiees!
fights Darth Vader and Prince Valorum to save Princess
Luke Skywalker and the Wookiees attack the
Empire's Space Fortress!
This is the final battle!
It's like nothing you've seen before, but it's all Star