For other uses, see Star Wars (disambiguation).

Star Wars is an ongoing Star Wars comic book series written by Charles Soule and published by Marvel Comics, beginning in January of 2020. It features the characters Luke Skywalker, Leia Organa, Lando Calrissian, Chewbacca, C-3PO, and R2-D2, and takes place between the events of Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back and Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi. It is a relaunch of the concluded comic series of the same name that ran from 2015 to 2019.[1] On April 1, 2020, Marvel Comics was forced to stall their publishing line due to the COVID-19 pandemic.[3] Eventually, Marvel announced they would resume their publishing line on May 27, 2020,[4] and the series resumed publication in August 2020 with issue 5.[5]

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Collected (TPB) issue Released issue Future issue Story arc
Issue Title Publication date Trade paperback
Book I: The Destiny Path
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Vol. 1:
The Destiny Path

November 10, 2020[6]
1 The Destiny Path, Part I January 1, 2020[7]
2 The Destiny Path, Part II January 29, 2020[8]
3 The Destiny Path, Part III February 26, 2020[9]
4 The Destiny Path, Part IV March 18, 2020[10]
5 The Destiny Path, Part V August 5, 2020[5]
6 The Destiny Path, Part VI September 16, 2020[11]
Book II: The Will of Tarkin
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Vol. 2:
Tarkin's Will

April 6, 2021[12]
7 The Will of Tarkin, Part I: Predators October 7, 2020[13]
8 The Will of Tarkin, Part II: Prey November 4, 2020[14]
Book III: Operation Starlight
9 Operation Starlight, Part I: The Ancient Relic December 9, 2020[15]
10 Star Wars 10 January 6, 2021[16]
11 Star Wars 11 February 3, 2021[17]

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Notes and references[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 StarWars.com Marvel's Star Wars Comic to Relaunch with Writer Charles Soule on StarWars.com (backup link)
  2. Star Wars 1 takes place during the events of Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back, which Star Wars: Galactic Atlas dates to 3 ABY. Therefore, the events of Star Wars 1 must occur in 3 ABY.
  3. MARVEL Not Releasing Any New Titles This Week Print or Digitally, But May Change in Future. Newsarama.com (2020-03-31). Archived from the original on March 31, 2020.
  4. MARVEL To Resume New Comics Releases May 27, Announce Schedule Through July 8. Newsarama.com (2020-05-01). Archived from the original on May 19, 2020.
  5. 5.0 5.1 MARVEL COMICS AUGUST 2020 Solicitations. Newsarama.com (2020-05-21). Archived from the original on May 29, 2020.
  6. Amazon favicon.png Star Wars Vol. 1: The Destiny Path (Star Wars (Marvel)) on Amazon.com (backup link)
  7. L.D, Nolan (2019-12-25). EXCL PREVIEW: Marvel's Star Wars Reveals Empire Strikes Back's Aftermath. cbr.com. Archived from the original on December 26, 2019. Retrieved on December 25, 2019.
  8. MARVEL COMICS January 2020 Solicitations. Newsarama.com (2019-10-24). Archived from the original on December 19, 2019. Retrieved on October 24, 2019.
  9. MARVEL COMICS February 2020 Solicitations. Newsarama.com (2019-11-21). Archived from the original on December 21, 2019.
  10. MARVEL COMICS March 2020 Solicitations. Newsarama.com (2019-12-19). Archived from the original on March 13, 2020. Retrieved on December 19, 2019.
  11. StarWars.com R2-D2 Saves the Day in Marvel's Star Wars #6 – Exclusive on StarWars.com (backup link)
  12. Hachette-logo.png Star Wars Vol. 2: Tarkin's Will on the official Hachette Book Group Business Portal website (backup link)
  13. Marvel Comics' October 2020 comic book solicitations and covers. GamesRadar+ (2020-07-23). Archived from the original on July 23, 2020. Retrieved on July 23, 2020.
  14. Marvel Comics' November 2020 comic book solicitations and covers revealed. GamesRadar+ (2020-08-20). Archived from the original on August 20, 2020. Retrieved on August 20, 2020.
  15. Marvel Comics' December 2020 comic book solicitations and covers revealed. GamesRadar+ (2020-09-17). Archived from the original on September 17, 2020. Retrieved on September 17, 2020.
  16. Marvel Comics January 2021 solicitations and covers revealed. GamesRadar.com (2020-10-22). Archived from the original on October 22, 2020. Retrieved on October 22, 2020.
  17. Marvel Comics February 2021 solicitations and covers revealed. GamesRadar.com (2020-11-19). Archived from the original on November 19, 2020. Retrieved on November 19, 2020.
Star Wars
The Destiny Path: 1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · 5 · 6
The Will of Tarkin: 7 · 8
Operation Starlight: 9 · 10 · 11
Trade paperbacks
1 · 2
Related media
Star Wars (2015)
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