Fans of the Star Wars strong female characters have a new comic series to look forward to. IDW Comics will be releasing a brand new comic series, Star Wars Adventures: Forces of Destiny.
Similar to the animated web shorts of the same title, Star Wars Adventures: Forces of Destiny will shine the spotlight on the heroines of the galaxy. Characters such as Leia, Rey, Padme, Ahsoka Tano and more.
IDW Senior Editor Denton J. Tipton released a statement:
“The Forces of Destiny initiative has won over fans with its inspiring tales about these iconic heroes. IDW Publishing couldn’t be more excited to be part of the celebration of these beloved characters.”
Star Wars Adventures: Forces of Destiny will be released on a weekly basis through IDW Comics starting January 2018.
Written and directed by Rian Johnson, Episode VIII stars Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Andy Serkis, Benicio del Toro, Laura Dern and Kelly Marie Tran.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi arrives in our galaxy on December 15, 2017.
Everything We Know About ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’
When credits rolled on Star Wars: The Force Awakens, people began to wonder as to what the sequel was going to be about. The end of the movie left a lot of questions in the air that need to be answered. Who are Rey’s parents? What exactly was Luke doing on that planet? Where does the galaxy go from here on out? The thing guaranteed is that Star Wars was finally back and here to stay. Eventually the sequel was announced as being named The Last Jedi.
As the film’s release date draws closer, more information about the next installment in the Skywalker saga is being revealed. The war between The Resistance and The First Order is heating up and Luke Skywalker and his former and new apprentices are at the center of the conflict. This leaves a lot of the finer details that need to be filled and covered here.
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