This Week! In Star Wars: Reading & Jump Scares
Oh, that Kristin Baver. She is still stuck at home, but each week she and her crew come up with the best Star Wars news. Today, “The Ginger Jedi” talked about Star Wars books, comics, and manga. And, she brought the scary with an FNAF-worthy jump scare. I’ll admit it. I jumped. Will you?
Okay, Baver Bunch, Watch the latest This Week! In Star Wars vid:
Star Wars Reads Month, A Crash of Fate, and More!
This week, in Star Wars we kick off Star Wars Reads month with a cover and page reveal of the brand new manga adaption series Leia: Princess of Alderaan and read Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge: A Crash of Fate by Zoraida Córdova for free until October 9. Plus, we jump back 5 years and crack open the fifth and final issue of the Lando miniseries by Marvel Comics. What Star Wars creature do you think is the scariest? Tweet us your answers using the hashtag #ThisWeeksCreature and we’ll feature some in the next episode!
This week, MickeyBlog.com did a decent job of keeping up with the folks at Lucasfilm.
So, if you want more deets on what you saw in the video, check out the stories below:
Kristin mentioned the terrific cover for the upcoming Star Wars manga, Leia: Princess of Alderaan.
And, we also had the info on how you can grab a free Star Wars eBook!
And, while we didn’t read Lando this week, we did preview a whole lot of Marvel: Star Wars comics:
BONUS: Star Wars: The HIgh Republic
Speaking of reading, when I was doing my Star Wars research thing, I saw this piece on Slashfilm. Written by Hoai-Tran Bui, it looks at a pretty fun piece of media teasing the upcoming “High Republic” project.
Star Wars: The High Republic will launch with The High Republic: The Light of the Jedi, the new novel from Charles Soule set 200 years before the events of The Phantom Menace. But before we travel to much longer ago than a long, long time ago, in a galaxy far away, we can get to know the era with the newly unveiled Star Wars: The High Republic opening crawl.
You ready to read this stuff? Me too. #MTFBWY