[NYCC] Celebrated Japanese Manga Creators Adapt STAR WARS For Official Release in Early 2020

StarWars_LegendsOfLukeSkywalker_Manga-AkiraHimekawa_KeyArt-355x500 [NYCC] Celebrated Japanese Manga Creators Adapt STAR WARS For Official Release in Early 2020

What You Need to Know:

  • Multimedia entertainment company VIZ Media, LLC adds the world-renowned Star Wars franchise to its publishing catalog with the acquisition of STAR WARS: THE LEGENDS OF LUKE SKYWALKER: THE MANGA.
  • STAR WARS: THE LEGENDS OF LUKE SKYWALKER: THE MANGA is scheduled for release in early 2020. The anthology will feature a collection of stories by a cadre of renowned manga luminaries that include Akira Himekawa, Haruichi, Akira Fukaya, Takashi Kisaki and Subaru. Akira Himekawa created the bestselling THE LEGEND OF ZELDA manga franchise (also published by VIZ Media), inspired by the classic Nintendo® puzzle-solving, role-playing video games. Haruichi is the creator of Leia Organa: Ordeal of the Princess, an official Star Wars Line Webcomic based on the YA Novel, Leia: Princess of Alderaan by Claudia Gray.
  • STAR WARS: THE LEGENDS OF LUKE SKYWALKER: THE MANGA is adapted from the hit Star Wars novel, Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi—The Legends of Luke Skywalker, written by the Nebula, Hugo and World Fantasy award-winning author Ken Liu.

Source: Official Press Release


StarWars_LegendsOfLukeSkywalker_Manga-AkiraHimekawa_KeyArt-355x500 [NYCC] Celebrated Japanese Manga Creators Adapt STAR WARS For Official Release in Early 2020
Whaaaaaa!? STARS WARS MANGA?!! Now this is wicked!
StarWars_LegendsOfLukeSkywalker_Manga-AkiraHimekawa_KeyArt-355x500 [NYCC] Celebrated Japanese Manga Creators Adapt STAR WARS For Official Release in Early 2020
The force is tooooo strong with this one.