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– by Emmanuel Gomez

In an interesting move late last week, Marvel Comics announced the release of a six issue mini series of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The book will be written by Gary Whitta and Michael Walsh on artwork.

This book will retell the story from Rian Johnson’s film that was released in December, but Marvel is promising that it will contain never before seen content. The two covers that were released by Mike Del Mundo and Joe Quesada give us the notion that this book may be Luke and Ray centric, but we will have to wait and see for more details. Check them out below!

Here is the full press release from Marvel Comics:

Feel The Force In STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI ADAPTATION
Featuring never-before-seen content!

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

On-Sale 5/2/18

Although I am a fan of the Star Wars franchise, this is one that I will probably skip. I would like to think that most of the important details were covered in the film. I doubt that there would be any shocking revelations that would make it worth reading.

What do you think of this mini series? worth your time? Let us know in the comment section below!

Marvel Comics’ Star Wars: The Last Jedi #1 hits stands May 2, 2018.

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Source: Marvel Entertainment