What is one more bit of Star Wars news today? Seriously, who doesn’t want a little bit of Jaxxon in the new movie? He is a cult favorite (depending on your level of fandom) and now Jaxxon will grace another variant cover for Marvel’s new Star Wars series, “Vader Down #1”. The variant cover is by Chip Zdarsky. Check it out and the press release below.
Press Release: New York, NY—October 20th, 2015 — This November, two of the biggest comics in the world collide as STAR WARS and DARTH VADER collide in the epic VADER DOWN crossover! But first, Marvel is pleased to present your first look at the VADER DOWN #1 JAXXON VARIANT from writer/artist Chip Zdarsky (Howard the Duck)! Available only in comic shops on November 18th, don’t miss your chance to own this one-of-a-kind variant cover. When Darth Vader accidentally finds himself facing off against the Rebel Fleet on his own, the Rebels will learn the true strength of the Dark Side of the Force! Once Vader crashes on a nearby planet, the Rebellion is willing to risk everything for this once-in-a-lifetime chance to take out one of their biggest enemies! Be there as this can’t miss crossover event begins in the oversized VADER DOWN #1 this November and continues in the pages of STAR WARS and DARTH VADER!
VADER DOWN #1 ZDARSKY JAXXON VARIANT (SEP158170)
Written by JASON AARON
Art by MIKE DEODATO
Cover by CHIP ZDARSKY
FOC – 10/26/15, On-Sale – 11/18/15