IDW Publishing and Lucasfilm have partnered to produce a special five-week comic book series inspired by the popular animated shorts, Forces of Destiny. This all-ages, weekly series – Star Wars Adventures: Forces of Destiny – will star popular Star Wars heroines like Leia, Rey, Padmé, Ahsoka, and Hera along with the newest stars from Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Rose and Paige.
Leading these heroines on their many adventures, is a roster of female writers including Delilah S. Dawson, Elsa Charretier, Beth Revis, Jody Houser, and Devin Grayson. Art and covers will be provided by Elsa Charretier, Arianna Florean, Eva Widermann, Valentina Pinto, and Nicoletta Baldari.
Charretier will also contribute five interconnected variant covers, which combine to create an iconic Forces of Destiny image. Meanwhile, collectible animation cel variant covers will be available from your retailer, along with a rare variant by Annie Wu.
“The Forces of Destiny initiative has won over fans with its inspiring tales about these iconic heroes. IDW Publishing couldn’t be more excited to be part of the celebration of these beloved characters,” says Senior Editor Denton J. Tipton.
Star Wars Adventures: Forces of Destiny arrives weekly, beginning January 2018.