Star Wars | New TIE Fighter Series and Alphabet Squadron Novel Announced
An all-new crossover series from Del Rey and Marvel comics, set in the time of Alphabet Squadron, introduces Shadow Wing, an elite team of Imperial pilots.
We have exciting news from StarWars.com.
Alexander Freed, author of the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story novelisation will be returning to the Star Wars universe with his highly anticipated novel trilogy Alphabet Squadron. To accompany this exciting release, Marvel comics will be releasing an all-new series focussing on an elite squadron of TIE fighter pilots, known as Shadow Wing.
Starting in April, you’ll meet these brave pilots in Star Wars: TIE Fighter, a new Marvel miniseries set in the time of Alexander Freed’s forthcoming novel Alphabet Squadron, which we are happy to announce will be a trilogy. The exciting new crossover series from Del Rey and Marvel comics, set after Return of the Jedi, will follow the brutal fallout during the fall of the Empire from both sides of the battle.
The comic series is written by Jody Houser, who penned both Marvel’s Star Wars: Thrawn series and the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story comic adaptation, with art by Rogê Antônio and other acclaimed artists, including cover art created by the team behind the recent Darth Vader comic series, Giuseppe Camuncoli and Elia Bonetti.
This is exciting news. Be sure to check back for our reviews and reserve your copy now.
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