Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Cinestory Comic is a hardcover adapting the movie of the same name in a comic-style format. It was intended to be launched on September 3, 2019, but because Joe Books filed for bankruptcy the comic book will no longer be released.
"Do or do not. There is no try."
Three years after the destruction of the Death Star, Imperial forces continue to pursue the Rebels. After the Rebellion's defeat on the ice planet Hoth, Luke journeys to the planet Dagobah to train with Jedi Master Yoda, who has lived in hiding since the fall of the Republic. In an attempt to convert Luke to the dark side, Darth Vader lures young Skywalker into a trap in Cloud City on Bespin, where Luke faces a revelation that will change his life forever.
Joe Books introduces this thrilling and iconic film to the next generation of fans in this captivating graphic novel of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, built from the final script and high-resolution images from the movie.
- ISBN 9781772756937; September 3, 2019; Joe Books Ltd; US paperback
- ISBN 9781772757644; July 30, 2019; Joe Books Ltd; US hardcover Collector's Edition