The stand-alone film Rogue One: A Star Wars Story helped fill in an important piece of Star Wars lore by chronicling how the Rebel Alliance came into possession of the Death Star plans. The film's title immediately caught the attention of devout fans, as The Empire Strikes Back featured a "Rogue Squadron" of
WARNING: Spoilers below for Star Wars #52
In the spin-off film, a small group of Rebels
Recent storylines in the official Star Wars comic book saw Luke, Leia, and Han visit Jedha to learn about the sacrifices made by the Rogue One squad. Luke had already proven himself as a hero in multiple situations, but hearing of Jyn
The current arc of the series sees the Rebel Alliance under surprise assault from the Galactic Empire, with the Rebellion's fleet seeing some serious casualties. After some quick thinking on the part of Han Solo, the Rebel pilots find a way to enter the fray, despite the dire situation.
With the Rebels being forced to form an unlikely squadron to communicate in battle, Luke is reminded of the sacrificial nature of
The events of this comic are moving closer to the events of The Empire Strikes Back, which likely means that
This is only the latest instance of the ways in which a number of Star Wars comics have helped elaborate and clarify various details or mysteries about the saga, making them must-reads for fans.0comments
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