Dark Horse Solicitations for September 2011

Dark Horse has released the information regarding their comics for September, including a look at five new issues of Star Wars comics. New covers, summaries, and sale dates have been revealed. Read all of the information after the break.

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STAR WARS: DARK TIMES—OUT OF THE WILDERNESS #3 (of 5) Mick Harrison (W), Douglas Wheatley (A), Dan Jackson (C), and Pablo Correa (Cover) On sale Oct 5 FC, 32 pages $2.99 Miniseries Caged fury! Desert raiders have captured Ember Chankeli, only to discover they have a tiger who can’t be tamed! Worse for them: they have a Jedi on their trail! But Jedi Master Dass Jennir had better watch his back, because a mysterious assassin and Darth Vader both want his head! • Darth Vader is hunting Jedi! • War in the wasteland!

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STAR WARS: INVASION—REVELATIONS #3 (of 5) Tom Taylor (W), Colin Wilson (A), Wes Dzioba (C), and Chris Scalf (Cover) On sale Sept 14 FC, 32 pages $3.50 Miniseries The Yuuzhan Vong invaders are everywhere! Queen Nina of Artorias and her stepdaughter Kaye discover that the haven meant for the refugees in their care is actually a work camp run by the Empire—for the benefit of the invaders! But worse than that, Kaye learns a horrifying secret about her adoptive mother—and herself! • Like mother, like daughter?! • Set within the time frame of the New Jedi Order novels from Del Rey!

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STAR WARS: JEDI—THE DARK SIDE #5 (of 5) Scott Allie (W), Mahmud Asrar (A), Paul Mounts (C), and Stéphane Roux (Cover) On sale Sept 21 FC, 32 pages $2.99 Miniseries Civil war has broken out on Telos IV. As the governor rallies his military, Jedi Qui-Gon Jinn struggles desperately to uncover the reason for the planet’s unrest, in hope of stopping the war... But Qui-Gon’s troubled Padawan isn’t helping: his homecoming to Telos has been anything but happy, and the recent events—including the horrific death of a family member—have fueled his growing anger. This time, though, Qui-Gon is the target! • The final, action-packed issue!

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STAR WARS: KNIGHT ERRANT—DELUGE #2 (of 5) John Jackson Miller (W), Iban Coello (P), Sergio Abad (I), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Joe Quinones (Cover) On sale Sept 21 FC, 40 pages $3.50 Miniseries Answering a distress call, Jedi Knight Kerra Holt has returned to her Sith-held home planet to liberate as many slaves as possible with a single shuttle. She didn’t expect to meet a squadron of starfighters from the Republic! With the help of the Devil Squadron, Kerra can go on the offensive, and the entire planet will have a chance at liberation! But there is more to the Devils than it first appears. A scheming Hutt with an evil agenda is infiltrating the planet, and the Sith Lord Daiman is just getting wind of what is happening on his planet! • Meet the Devil Squadron and their never-before-seen starfighters! • Look for John Jackson Miller’s Knight Errant novel from Del Rey!

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STAR WARS: THE OLD REPUBLIC—THE LOST SUNS #4 (of 5) Alexander Freed (W), George Freeman (P), Dave Ross (P), Mark McKenna (I), Michael Atiyeh (C), and Benjamin Carré (Cover) On sale Sept 14 FC, 32 pages $3.50 Miniseries Captured by the evil Sith Empire, Republic spy Theron Shan is about to find out what secret sacrifice brought about the end of the great war. But once the Imperial’s covert activities are revealed, will he be able to act on his devastating discoveries? The senior writer of the online game The Old Republic continues to weave secrets for game players into this comics saga! Don’t miss a single crucial issue!
Source: CBR (via NJOE)

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