Saturday, April 20, 2013

"Star Wars Legacy": Enter 'Ania Solo'

Lucasfilm parent company Disney has announced that the studio will release a new "Star Wars" movie every summer starting in 2015.

The franchise will launch with director J.J. Abrams "Episode VII", reportedly followed by a film reimagining director Akira Kurosawa's "Seven Samurai", a stand-alone 'Yoda' movie, a stand-alone 'Boba Fett' bounty hunter film and a young 'Han Solo' film. 

In Dark Horse Comics' "Star Wars Legacy" Vol. 2  #2, available April 24, 2013, written by Corinna Bechko and illustrated by Gabriel Hardman, with a cover by Dave Wilkins :

"...'Ania Solo' found a lightsaber inside a broken 'Imperial' communications droid. Now she is being pursued by the local police -- and a determined 'Imperial Knight' who is willing to kill to get the weapon. Fortunately, as a black-market salvage dealer, Ania has made some formidable friends of her own..."

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