Beginning this Might, a barrage of “Star Wars” fugitive hunter are pertaining to Marvel Comics in a legendary crossover series covering 5 titles including mercenaries from all corners of the universes.
Marvel’s “War of the Bounty Hunters” was generated by a wild 2019 pitch provided by bestselling author Charles Soule (” The High Republic: Light of the Jedi”), where he presented the concern of what occurred to Boba Fett while providing the frozen body of Han Solo to Jabba the Hutt after “The Empire Strikes Back” however prior to “Return of the Jedi.”
To respond to that secret, the enthusiastic multi-title occasion launches Might 5 with “War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha # 1,” a start problem composed by Charles Soule with art work by Steve McNiven.
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” Boba Fett plainly does not take Han Solo straight to Jabba’s palace,” Soule informed StarWars.com. “Something needed to occur in between that stepping in time in between Empire and Jedi. And I resembled, ‘I wish to inform that story, and I would like it to be about Boba Fett and what occurs to him.'”
From that kick-off point, the occasion will unfold into Marvel’s flagship lineup of titles consisting of “Star Wars,” “Star Wars: Bounty Hunters,” “Star Wars: Darth Vader,” and “Star Wars: Medical Professional Aphra,” with each spinoff start with unique start concerns throughout May.
” Boba Fett remains in ownership of Han Solo at the end of “Empire Strikes Back,” and at the start of “War of the Bounty Hunters,” he is not,” Soule stated. “And he is going to do whatever he can to get him back, no matter what. No matter who is standing in his method.”
In June, the crossover collects steam in a rowdy five-issue “War of the Bounty Hunters” miniseries from Soule and artist Luke Ross where the whole galaxy, from the Disobedience to the Empire, clash in an effort to declare the grand reward: Han Solo!
” The primary story that we’re handling is a Boba Fett-focused criminal offense impressive, that includes Boba Fett taking on a few of the heaviest players in the galaxy,” Soule included. “It’s Jabba the Hutt. It’s Black Sun. It’s Darth Vader. And a lot of others– factions and so on– that I believe will be truly fascinating for the fans. It’s essentially Boba Fett, by himself, versus all of these individuals.”
Soule claims this may be the most significant “Star Wars” story Marvel has actually ever accepted, and he confesses this occasion is a real partnership in between himself and numerous “Star Wars” professionals like authors Greg Pak (” Darth Vader”), Alyssa Wong (” Medical Professional Aphra”), and Ethan Sacks (” Bounty Hunters”).
” My co-writers on this story, and all of the terrific artists that we’re dealing with, it’s a wonderful group,” he keeps in mind to StarWars.com. “This may’ve originated from my brain to a degree, however we’re all including things to it, and we’re all including truly fascinating things to it. Everyone’s getting to inform their own story within this overarching plot of Boba Fett attempting to get what’s his.”
Marvel’s “War of the Bounty Hunters Alpha # 1” sparks all of it beginning May 5. Take a look at the four-page peek in the gallery listed below.
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