Star Wars: Blood Ties - Boba Fett is Dead #1 [2012 Diamond Retailer Summit Variant Cover]
(April 2012)

Dark Horse, 2012 Series
Price:
3.50 USD
Pages:
40
On-sale date:
2012-04-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dark Horse Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Dark Horse Comics; Lucas Books
Barcode:
76156818006000131
Editing:
Randy Stradley; Freddye Lins (assistant); Adam Grand (designer); Mike Richardson (publisher)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
limited series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Star Wars: Blood Ties - Boba Fett is Dead (Dark Horse, 2012 series) #1. There exist further variants.

#5 in the Star Wars: Blood Ties saga.
Star Wars © 2012 Lucasfilm Ltd. & ™.
Credits acknowledge special thanks to Jennifer Heddle, Leland Chee, Troy Alders, Carol Roeder, Jann Moorhead and David Anderman at Lucas Licensing.
There is no price on the cover, but www.diamondcomics.com website says it is priced at $3.50 and limited to 1,500 copies.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Star Wars / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Chris Scalf
Inks:
Chris Scalf
Colors:
Chris Scalf

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Boba Fett

Indexer Notes

Cover similar to regular cover by Chris Scalf, but has a dead body outline instead of a dead body.

[Previously...] (Table of Contents)

Star Wars / recap / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Recap of story to date, creator credits and indicia.

Boba Fett is Dead, Part 1 of 4 (Table of Contents)

Star Wars / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom Taylor
Pencils:
Chris Scalf
Inks:
Chris Scalf
Colors:
Chris Scalf
Letters:
Michael Heisler

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Boba Fett; Captain Sibar (death); Connor Freeman; Quinny; Teychenne

Indexer Notes

The events in this story take place approximately ten years before the Battle of Yavin.

Save the Date! (Table of Contents)

Free Comic Book Day / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (photos)
Inks:
? (photos)
Colors:
? (photos)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Promo for Free Comic Book Day on May 5, 2012.

[Written in Blood] (Table of Contents)

Written in Blood / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chris Scalf; ?
Inks:
Chris Scalf; ?
Colors:
Chris Scalf; ?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Boba Fett

Indexer Notes

Announcements from Randy Stradley.
Cover previews of the two variant covers for Star Wars: Blood Ties - Boba Fett is Dead #1.
Cover preview for Star Wars: Blood Ties - Boba Fett is Dead #2.
Preview of covers from Star Wars titles being released in April 2012.

Dark Horse April 2012 (Table of Contents)

Horsepower / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sierra Hahn
Pencils:
? (photo); ?
Inks:
? (photo); ?
Colors:
? (photo); ?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Buffy Summers; Han Solo; Andrew Chambliss (photo)

Indexer Notes

Sierra Hahn talks about Joss Whedon titles coming out from Dark Horse over the next four months.
Dark Horse Heroes - Andrew Chambliss and Han Solo.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Star Wars
  2. 1. [Previously...]
    Star Wars
  3. 2. Boba Fett is Dead, Part 1 of 4
    Star Wars
  4. 3. Save the Date!
    Free Comic Book Day
  5. 4. [Written in Blood]
    Written in Blood
  6. 5. Dark Horse April 2012
    Horsepower
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