If you’re like us at AiPT! you’re probably still recovering from the awesomeness (or if you’re swinging the other way awfulness) of the latest Star Wars film. Love or hate the film you gotta prick up your ears when you find out Marvel Comics will be releasing a comic book adaptation with new scenes never before seen! Whether or not there will be scenes that were deleted or never filmed remains to be seen, but count us in for this upcoming comic series.
On sale May 2nd, read below to see the full press release and see the sharp cover art.
New York, NY–February 2, 2018–The Resistance is outnumbered…Luke Skywalker has finally been found…and the Rebels fight against a growing evil. The First Order will stop at nothing to conquer the galaxy, and it’s up to our heroes to defend it!
This May, writer Gary Whitta (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Star Wars Rebels) joins artist Michael Walsh (Star Wars Annual, Hawkeye, The Vision) for a thrilling adaptation of the hit blockbuster STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI, as they follow Rey, Poe and Finn in their adventures across the galaxy, featuring never-before-seen material!
The six-issue miniseries tells an all-new, exciting story that movie and comic fans alike will enjoy. It’s new Star Wars stories in a tale you already know: relive the magic of Rey’s heroism, Finn’s bravery and Poe’s daringness in STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI ADAPTATION, out this May!
STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI ADAPTATION #1 & 2 (of 6)
Written by GARY WHITTA
Art by MICHAEL WALSH & MIKE SPICER
Cover by MIKE DEL MUNDO
Variant Cover by JOE QUESADA