This issue is a variant of Star Wars: Dark Times - Out of the Wilderness (Dark Horse, 2011 series) #1.
Also numbered as Star Wars: Republic #101.
Number 18 in the Dark Times saga.
Star Wars © 2011 Lucasfilm Ltd. & ™.
Credits acknowledge special thanks to Jann Moorhead, David Anderman, Troy Alders, Leland Chee, Sue Rostoni and Carol Roeder at Lucas Licensing.
Recap of story to date, creator credits and indicia.
The events in this story take place approximately nineteen years before the Battle of Yavin.
Randy Stradley reveals he wrote under the names Mick Harrison and Welles Hartley.
Letters from readers - Johan Stiel, Matthew Rooney and Lars Meyer.
Preview of covers from Star Wars titles being released in August 2011.