Yen Press announces new Star Wars manga acquisitions
Join the Rebel Alliance and start an epic battle against the Galactic Empire war of stars Manga before the events of Star Wars: A New Hope. Press yen, presented in collaboration with Lucasfilm Star Wars Leia, Princess of Alderaan and Star Wars rebels. Both current series will be available in printed and digital form.
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Star Wars Leia, Princess of Alderaan will be a manga adaptation of the popular YA novel of the same name by Claudia Gray and show art by Haruichi Furudate. The never-before-told story of how young Leia Organa joins the uprising against the evil empire.
A young princess Leia spends her days learning the ways of politics, helping the needy, and preparing for the traditional ceremony of declaring her intention to rule Alderaan one day. But as Leia prepares to be heir to the throne, she realizes the growing distance between her and her parents, who are behind closed doors leading the newly formed rebellion. Having learned her parents’ secrets, Leia must now choose between her responsibility to the people of Alderaan and her responsibility to save a galaxy destroyed by the empire’s rule.
Star Wars rebels will be a manga adaptation of the successful 3D animation series on Disney XD with art history and art by Akira Aoki, which started with the title of the first two episodes Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion Four seasons followed, which aired from 2014 to 2018. The critically acclaimed show was a fan favorite war of stars Characters like Kanan Jarrus, who was the focus of his own novel and comic series, and Chopper, a droid who appeared briefly in the film Rogue One: A Star Wars story.
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At a time when the Galactic Empire is chasing the last Jedi, a young rebellion against the Empire is taking shape. Star Wars rebels takes place in the vicinity of the planet Lothal, where the Galactic Empire versus Ezra, a youthful deceiver with latent power, Kanan, one of the last surviving members of the Jedi Order, and the rest of the Ragtag rebels aboard the spaceship ghost.