Category Archives: Books

Hugh Fleming Cover for Star Wars Comic

Rebelscum recently posted this image of Hugh Fleming’s cover for Star Wars #19 comic that’s due for release later this year. A great cover IMO and it looks like it’s painted too.

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Millennium Falcon Micro Fax Book

I recently won this duo of Star Wars Micro Fax booklets on Ebay for £2.09. They’re in OK condition (certainly not mint), but for some reason adding this to my collection pleases me greatly. They date from 1997 and sold … Continue reading

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Japanese version of the Haynes manual

shoptoylife posted on the rebelscum forum about the Japanese release of the Haynes owners manual for the Millennium Falcon being released in Japan with a different cover.  That surely makes it worth getting. I know how much the Japanese love their technology, so i’m … Continue reading

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Han Solo and the Lost Legacy cover by Dave Dorman.

Back before Heir to the Empire, EU consisted of a small handfull of books. One of which was Han Solo and The Lost Legacy by Brian Daley. At the time, they were pretty decent read (although i must confess that … Continue reading

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Millennium Falcon Colour Guide

Another of the recent ebay finds is this Millennium Falcon colour guide used in the Dark Horse reprinting of the Star Wars comic strips. “Featuring the original art work of colorist Ray Murtaugh, this fantastic color guide was used in the … Continue reading

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1980 original Russ Manning comic Strips

At $200 this Ebay auction is a little rich for my blood, but I thought that it was interesting. “Original Star Wars daily newspaper strip for Saturday, June 28, 1980!  Drawn by the great Russ Manning, assisted by Rick Hoberg, Mike Royer … Continue reading

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Han Solo at Stars End comic

Mike recently sent me a package containing all the Millennium Falcon stuff that he had accrued for me over 2011. (Let me tell you, there was a lot. :) Again, thanks Mike.) One of the items he sent was this … Continue reading

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