Star Wars Insider 136 is the 114th issue of the magazine Star Wars Insider and the 44th published by Titan Magazines. It was released on September 4, 2012. An exclusive edition available at Celebration VI included 3D glasses, a 3D comic strip prequel to Episode I, and a tribute to Episode II by the cast and crew of Star Wars: The Clone Wars.
Publisher's summary[edit | edit source]
Get ready to celebrate as Star Wars Insider commemorates some major Star Wars milestones! We'll be looking back on 35 years of the original Star Wars with new interviews and an exclusive never-before-published interview with Princess Leia herself, Carrie Fisher. It's also a staggering 10 years since Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones introduced audiences to the clones and their 'father,' Jango Fett. And as Star Wars: The Clone Wars embarks on its fifth season we'll be celebrating with a look back at the first four seasons and a sneak peek at what's coming up!
Contents[edit | edit source]
This issue covers the 5th anniversary of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, the 10th anniversary of Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones, and the 35th anniversary of Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope.
Features[edit | edit source]
- "Keep Calm and Carrie On!" – Star Wars royalty graces the pages of Insider as Leia speaks out!
- "In Their Own Words: The Cast on the Making of Episode II" – Mark Newbold interviews cast and crew about their memories of working on Attack of the Clones a decade ago.
- "Losing Padmé" – An exclusive look at never-before-published art for Episode II.
- "Celebration V: Thru The Lens" – Joel Aron, lighting and FX supervisor on Star Wars: The Clone Wars, presents his Celebration V photography.
- "Back to the Drawing Board" – The second part of our exclusive interview retrieved from the Lucasfilm Archives!
- "Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Complete Season Four: An Exclusive Tour of the DVD and Blu-ray Sets" – The lowdown on the forthcoming Season Four Blu-ray release!
- "Joe Johnston: A design for Life" – The VFX art director on the original trilogy looks behind-the-scenes.
- "Reputation" – An exclusive tale of the early days of notorious bounty hunter, Cad Bane!
Departments[edit | edit source]
- Launch Pad – Exclusive news and all the fun from the Star Wars galaxy!
- My Star Wars – Alluring Aurra Sing, a.k.a. Jaime King, on her Star Wars favorites!
- Rogues Gallery – Insider identifies the glamorous patrons of the Outlander Club.
- Classic Moment – The Emperor reborn as the dark side rises again!
- Books – Star Wars Art: Illustration and The Essential Reader's Companion previewed!
- Comics – Go back to basics with all-new tales set just after A New Hope!
- Incoming – The Sand People get revenge; Fighter Pods go on the rampage; and Nien Nunb gets busted!
- Bantha Tracks – Insider celebrates the saga's most dedicated fans!
- Bounty Hunters – The fans who have met the stars of Star Wars share their amazing tales and photos!
- Red Five – Five classic Star Wars posters as chosen by popular artist, Randy Martinez.