Star Wars #28 [Direct Edition]
(October 1979)

Marvel, 1977 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing:
Archie Goodwin; Mark Gruenwald (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (consulting editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Cavern of the Crawling Death! (Table of Contents)

Star Wars / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (signed)
Inks:
Bob Wiacek (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Rick Parker ?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Han Solo; Chewbacca
Reprints:

What Ever Happened to Jabba the Hut? (Table of Contents)

Star Wars / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Archie Goodwin
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino (breakdowns); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks:
Gene Day
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Han Solo; Chewbacca; Jabba the Hut
Synopsis:
Han and Chewie are trapped in a cave on the planet Orleon as Jabba and crew close in on them.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In this story Jabba appears not as the world-famous humungous blob but as a fully mobile alien with yellow skin and humanoid features. It wasn't until later that George Lucas decided to add a second 't' to the character's name.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Star-Words / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Cavern of the Crawling Death!
    Star Wars
  2. 1. What Ever Happened to Jabba the Hut?
    Star Wars
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Star-Words
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