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Jul 12, 2023

Time to head back in time and revisit Classic Marvel Star Wars Comics! Cris Macht of Machtails from the Cantina joins us to break down the third issue of THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK Marvel comics adaptation. How is the artwork? What are our fond memories? And how does this issue relate with ROGUE ONE?


Classic Marvel Star Wars Comics #41 “Imperial Pursuit" Description:


Title: "The Empire Strikes Back: Imperial Pursuit"
Release Date: September 2, 1980
Writer: Archie Goodwin, based on the script by Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan from the story by George Lucas
Artwork: Al Williamson, Carlos Garzón, & Glynis Wein
Cover Art: Al Williamson & Carlos Garzón




This issue chronicles the Battle of Hoth's end, the Asteroid Chase, and Luke's escape to Dagobah.


As usual, we take our Facebook Group Comments on the cover into account as we analyze this issue. Become a part of our Facebook Group to contribute!



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