The Official Star Wars Site has provided a look at more Dark Horse
Comics for Star Wars fans this May. A lieutenant to one of the most powerful
gangsters in the galaxy, Wyl Tarson is a master of lying, cheating, and stealing
-- and a hero of the Rebel Alliance! For years Wyl has been acquiring valuable
information for the Rebellion through his employer Raze's expansive criminal
network. That is, until Raze discovers Wyl's second life as a Rebel spy. Now,
subjected to a mysterious procedure, Wyl has become a prisoner in his own body,
subject to Raze's every whim.
It's a story that no fan of the original trilogy should miss -- an all-new
adventure set in the dangerous underworld of the war between the Empire and the
Rebellion! Star Wars: Rebellion #6, which starts the five-part "The
Ahakista Gambit" is due out on May 9th, and features the talents of Rob
Williams, Michel Lacombe, Wil Glass and cover art by Ryan Sook.
Beneath the ruins of the Jedi Temple on Ossus lies a powerful secret that, in
the wrong hands, could end the legacy of the Jedi once and for all!
Now, at the site of his father's death, Cade Skywalker must decide what he
owes the past, and how it will shape his future. Personal responsibility is not
a well-developed trait in this last heir to the Skywalker name, and Cade will be
forced to look past his fears, addictions, and painful memories if he is to take
up the mantle that has been offered him.
Star Wars: Legacy #2, the conclusion of the two-part "The Ghosts of
Ossus" arc, is scheduled for release on May 23, and features the talents of John
Ostrander, Jan Duursema, Dan Parsons and Brad Anderson.
Keeper of a terrible secret, addled inventor Camper spent most of his life
running from Adascorp, the most powerful organization on his homeworld of
Arkania. Now he is gravely ill aboard the Arkanian Legacy, the colossal
flagship of the corporation, his life in the hands of its owner -- Lord Adasca!
Does the young lord really intend to cure Camper and make amends for his
predecessors' relentless hunt of the old man?
Elsewhere in the galaxy, the ship carrying fugitive Padawan Zayne Carrick
gets caught in a massive space battle. Whether his captors know victory or
defeat, Zayne faces certain doom either way. Time to come up with an escape plan
-- and quick! Long on danger, short on answers, life in the Old Republic is
intriguing, exciting, and undeniably Star Wars! Star Wars: Knights of
the Old Republic #17, by John Jackson Miller, Dustin Waver, Michael Atiyeh
and Chris Warner, is due out on May 30.
Each month, the Star Wars 30th Anniversary Collection series will
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.
Volume 5 brings us Light and Dark, by John Ostrander, Jan Duursema, Dan
Parsons and Brad Anderson.
The Clone Wars have begun, and what it means to be a Jedi will be changed
forever! Taking on new roles as generals, warriors, and even spies, the Jedi
face difficult choices about their ideals, and what they are willing to
sacrifice for the Republic they are sworn to protect. Jedi Master Quinlan Vos
has had more than his share of brushes with the dark side of the Force, which is
exactly why he is chosen to pierce the inner circle of Count Dooku, the ex-Jedi
Separatist leader. Yet to complete his mission, Vos must plunge headlong into
the shadow of the dark side -- a path from which there may be no return!
This 144-page hardcover is on sale July 4.