StarWars.com offers a glimpse into Dan Wallace‘s hotly-anticipated Lightsaber reference book
Dan Wallace’s hotly-anticipated Star Wars: The Lightsaber Collection is speeding towards its October release at lightspeed and our excitement is already building for what looks to be an exceptional volume. The book features artwork from
StarWars.com has taken a closer look at this glorious looking book and revealed a taste of what we can expect when the book hits the shelves. Check it out:
Star Wars: The Lightsaber Collection will allow you to explore the legendary lightsabers found within the Star Wars galaxy, featuring fan-favorite hilts from the Skywalker saga, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Rebels, comics, novels, and video games. The book will give fans a closer look at the fine craftsmanship of hilts, including Ben Solo’s Jedi lightsaber and Ezra Bridger’s blaster-saber hybrid, as well as behind-the-scenes details on their designs, and brief bios on the characters who carried them.
And if that wasn’t enough to have you reaching for your Force FX Lightsaber with glee, Insight Editions have released a press release for the volume which has revealed a few more weapons of choice from both the Jedi and the Sith. Check them out below:
From Luke Skywalker’s iconic lightsaber to Darth Maul’s fearsome double-bladed hilt to Kylo Ren’s unique crossguard design, there is no other weapon more deeply entwined within Star Wars than the lightsaber. Star Wars: The Lightsaber Collection (10/20; $29.99) is a comprehensive visual exploration of the numerous lightsabers found within the Star Wars galaxy, featuring favorite hilts from the movies, animated series, comics, and video games.
Filled with detailed illustrations of the series’ most iconic lightsabers, the book explores the intricate detail of the hilts and the brilliance of each energy blade, tales of each weapon’s construction, and additional anecdotes. This stunning book is a must-have for fans looking to discover more about legendary lightsabers and the warriors who wielded them.
Okay, this book looks exceptional and we cannot wait to take a deep-dive into this wonderful book and bring you our review. Exciting times in the galaxy far, far away…
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