Han Solo 001 Cover

Han Solo #1

Published June 15th, 2016


Han Solo #1 is the first issue of the canon comic book series Han Solo, set in the classic era. It was published on June 15, 2016 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesHan Solo
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date06/15/2016
  • Episode Number#1

Publisher's Summary

Everyone’s favorite scoundrel gets his very own series! Han is given a top-secret undercover mission for the Rebellion—rescuing a number of informants and spies. His cover for the assignment? Only the biggest and most infamous starship race in the galaxy! You know—the race Han has dreamt of winning his entire life. Will he keep his mind on the mission? And can he manage to pull it off while keeping the lead? Best-selling author Marjorie Liu (X-MEN) comes to the Galaxy Far, Far Away along with superstar cover artist Mark Brooks (ULTIMATE X-MEN) in his return to interior art! Face it, readers—there aren’t enough scoundrels in your life!

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Opening Crawl

Part I

It is a period of Unrest. In a galaxy oppressed by the Empire’s unrelenting brutality, there is little hope for change. Nonetheless, rebels have banded  together to fight back against such corruption.

While the Rebellion grows in power, Imperials fight to crush any hope for an overthrow. With the Empire’s hands full, the opportunities for crime are endless.

HAN SOLO has taken a step back from the rebel  cause, returning his focus to what he does best – smuggling. Untrusting by nature, he’s skeptical of any who cross his path. Unfortunately for him, he cannot stay under the radar forever….