Star Wars 070 Cover

Star Wars #70

Published August 7th, 2019

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Star Wars #70 is the seventieth issue of the canon comic book series Star Wars, set in the classic era. It was published on August 07, 2019 by Marvel Comics.

Overview

Info

  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesStar Wars
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date08/07/2019
  • Episode Number#70
  • Story ArcsRebels and Rogues

Publisher's Summary

ROGUES, ROMANCE AND ROCK MONSTERS!

With the fate of the Rebellion at stake, our heroes scramble to set their decoys and traps to protect THE REBEL FLEET. But everyone’s plan suddenly becomes more complicated.
What can a frontier cardsharp teach Luke about THE FORCE? What are HAN and LEIA doing in the Lanz Carpo honeymoon suite?
And which utterly iconic STAR WARS villain finally takes notice as CHEWIE and THREEPIO tangle with the rock monsters of Planet K43?

Creative Team

Publishing Team

Opening Crawl

REBELS AND ROGUES
Part III

It is a time of civil war! The Empire has deployed legions of probes to scour the galaxy for the Rebel Alliance. But the Rebellion has enacted three daring plans to shake the Empire off their trail.

On Lanz Carpo, Princess Leia and Han Solo dodge District Advocate Dar Champion in order to transmit false signals to the Empire. On K43, Chewbacca and C-3PO’s efforts to destroy Imperial warships by disrupting the planet’s core has been thwarted by the unexpected presence of indigenous life!

Meanwhile, Jedi-in-training Luke Skywalker’s attempts to lure Imperial forces away from an outpost on Sergia have stalled. But Luke’s new friend might have the solution he needs to accomplish the mission. A solution tied to the mysterious nature of the Force….