Marvel Comics have announced that writer Jody Houser (Star Wars: TIE Fighter) and artist Will Sliney (Star Wars: The Rise of Kylo Ren) will be teaming up to bring the final chapter in the Skywalker saga to the printed page in STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER ADAPTATION, on sale this June.
Speaking about the series, Houser said “As a lifelong Star Wars fan, it was an honor to be asked to be a part of wrapping up the Skywalker saga with Marvel Comics. We have some fun plans to add scenes and material that weren’t seen in the movie.”
The full solicitation info is below:
STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER ADAPTATION #1 (of 5)
Written by JODY HOUSER
Art by WILL SLINEY
Cover by PHIL NOTO
INCLUDES UNREVEALED STORY!
FROM BEYOND THE OUTER RIM, AN OLD ENEMY RETURNS!
REY and the RESISTANCE set out on a desperate quest to stop the threat of the FINAL ORDER! Can they succeed where Jedi Master LUKE SKYWALKER himself failed? And what is KYLO REN’S real goal in partnering with the resurrected PALPATINE? The landmark Skywalker saga is adapted by Jody (TIE FIGHTER) Houser and Will Sliney (THE RISE OF KYLO REN). Featuring extended and deleted scenes.