Thrawn #6

The conclusion to Jody Houser and Luke Ross's adaptation of Timothy Zahn's Thrawn novel. The Cover The cover features Thrawn front and center in his trademark white uniform.  His fleet is off to the side.  In the background looming over him are Vader and The Emperor.  The cover is smooth and crisp, like an officer's … Continue reading Thrawn #6


Star Wars #50 – Hope Dies Part 1

The 50th issue of the Marvel run on Star Wars actually lives up to the hype surrounding a landmark type issue.  The issue starts a new story arc, making it a great place for first time readers to hop on.  We'll start with the reason I bought this issue:  its cover. The Cover There are … Continue reading Star Wars #50 – Hope Dies Part 1

Thrawn #5

Only one issue left after this. The series begins to build to its close, and for the first time in the run, takes place immediately in the aftermath of the previous issue.  We also get to see Governor Pryce make her return to the series. The Cover The cover, done by Paul Renaud, features Thrawn … Continue reading Thrawn #5

Hunt For Wolverine

This issue kicks off the "Hunt for Wolverine" event this summer.  Wolverine has recently resurfaced in the Marvel Universe carrying one of the Infinity Stones, and this book kicks off the X-men's search for their fallen comrade. The Cover The cover features the head of the adamantium statue that Wolverine became during the 'Death of … Continue reading Hunt For Wolverine

Thrawn #4

The Thrawn series continues, and after an issue that focused more on Governor Pryce, we are back to having our favourite Grand Admiral front and center. The Cover The cover speaks directly to the power of the Empire.  Tarkin is front and center, with Thrawn behind him at his right hand.  The symbolism of that … Continue reading Thrawn #4