Dark Horse Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Star Wars: The Old Republic – The Lost Suns #1 that arrives in stores this week.

Writer: Alexander Freed
Penciller: George Freeman, Dave Ross
Inker: Mark McKenna
Colorist: Michael Atiyeh
Cover Artist: Benjamin Carré

The biggest Star Wars event of 2011–LucasArts and BioWare’s Star Wars: The Old Republic online game–gets a fresh, new story set concurrent with the game, written by one of its senior writers!

The Lost Suns stands alone as an accessible Star Warsadventure, introducing a new hero with a new mission! It also intertwines with the narrative of the game, revealing secrets players will find nowhere else! Theron Shan–descendant of the legendary bloodline that includes Jedi Bastila Shan and Satele Shan–is no Jedi he’s a Republic spy! His mission: to discover the blackest secret at the heart of the evil Sith Empire!

* The first issue in a brand-new story!
* Written by Alexander Freed, a senior writer of the game!
* Readers who are familiar with The Old Republic game will be able to make connections directly from the game to this comic story line!

via Dark Horse Comics

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Stephen Schleicher

Stephen Schleicher

Stephen Schleicher began his career writing for the Digital Media Online community of sites, including Digital Producer and Creative Mac covering all aspects of the digital content creation industry. He then moved on to consumer technology, and began the Coolness Roundup podcast. A writing fool, Stephen has freelanced for Sci-Fi Channel's Technology Blog, and Gizmodo. Still longing for the good ol' days, Stephen launched Major Spoilers in July 2006, because he is a glutton for punishment.

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