STAR WARS
Chewbacca

New Jedi Order Era

   NEW JEDI ORDER ERA:
25+ years after Star Wars: A New Hope

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Chewbacca #1 (of 4)

Place in timeline - 25 years after A New Hope

Published: January 2000
Written: Darko Macan
Pencilled: Brent Anderson & Igor Kordey
Inked: Will Blyberg & Igor Kordey
Cover: Sean Phillips

 
Dark Horse proudly releases a series detailing, for the first time ever, the history of the galaxy's greatest Wookiee! Each issue will feature several chapters, each illustrated by a different artist, featuring the greatest tales of Chewbacca, narrated by the characters who know him best! This special first issue features stories narrated by Mallatobuck, Chewbacca's wife, and Attichitcuk, Chewbacca's father. Later issues will feature Luke Skywalker, Lando Calrissian, Princess Leia, Han Solo (of course!), and many more! No true Star Wars fan can be without this series-so don't be left behind! 


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Chewbacca #2 (of 4)

Place in timeline - 25 years after A New Hope

Published: February 2000
Written: Darko Macan
Pencilled: Jan Duursema & Dave Gibbons & Dusty Abell
Inked: Jan Duursema & Dave Gibbons & Dusty Abell
Cover: Sean Phillips

 
Three more stories of Chewbacca's past unfold: an old Trandoshan slaver speaks of his nemesis with reverence and a hint of fear; a diminutive bounty hunter, the victim of betrayal, is saved by a massive, furred hand; a young Imperial cadet defies his commander and refuses to torture a Wookiee prisoner, setting the stage for one of the greatest partnerships the galaxy has ever seen! 


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Chewbacca #3 (of 4)

Place in timeline - 25 years after A New Hope

Published: March 2000
Written: Darko Macan
Pencilled: John Nadeau & Martin Egeland & Kilian Plunkett
Inked: Jordi Ensign
Cover: Sean Phillips


Three more stories of Chewbacca’s past unfold: Lando Calrissian and Chewbacca must fight for their lives in a corrupt Imperial arena! Rogue Squadron pilot Wedge Antilles flies off to battle with a very furry, very angry, and very unwilling passenger! And Leia Organa Solo grows solemn with a story of her husband’s lifelong friend. 


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Chewbacca #4 (of 4)

Place in timeline - 25 years after A New Hope

Published: April 2000
Written: Darko Macan
Pencilled: Rafael Kayanan & Dusty Abell
Inked: Rafael Kayanan & Jim Royal
Cover: Sean Phillips


The history of the galaxy's greatest Wookiee concludes with stories from those closest to him. Luke Skywalker recounts the final moments of Chewbacca on the burning, heaving surface of Sernpidal, and marvels at his friend's sacrifice. And Han Solo, his grief locked deep inside, tells a story of Chewbacca's heroic rescue of Han's daughter. Don't miss the opportunity to say farewell to this beloved character! 


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Chewbacca TPB

Published: January 2001

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When the Star Wars galaxy's greatest Wookiee met his heroic end in the New Jedi Order novel Vector Prime, shockwaves ran through the ranks of Star Wars devotees everywhere. And now Dark Horse presents a commemorative collection detailing, for the first time ever, the history of the mighty Chewbacca! Written by longtime Star Wars writer Darko Macan, Chewbacca features a series of tales narrated by the characters who knew him best -- including Lando Calrissian, Princess Leia, Han Solo, and Luke Skywalker -- that reveals special glimpses not only of Chewbacca's heroic history, but of the mysterious and fascinating culture of his noble species. Don't miss the opportunity to say goodbye and farewell to this beloved character! 


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