EXCLUSIVE: Rey & Rose Star On Marvel's Star Wars Galactic Icon Variant Covers
Kevin Melrose
Following the release next month of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, heroes Rey and Rose Tico will remain in the spotlight with a pair of variant covers for Marvel's Star Wars comics.
Illustrated by Rod Reis, the variants for Star Wars #41 and Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #16 feature the likenesses of The Last Jedi stars Daisy Ridley and Kelly Marie Tran, respectively. While Rey is one of the central characters of the new trilogy, Tran's Rose is introduced in the upcoming film as a Resistance maintenance worker.
Star Wars #41 Rey variant
Star Wars #41 Rey variant
Star Wars #41
(W) Kieron Gillen (A) Salvador Larroca (CA) David MarquezTHE ASHES OF JEDHA, PART 4The Leviathan is heading for the remains of Jedha, prepared to pick the carcass of the once-holy planet clean. But with Luke Skywalker torn between his allegiance to the Rebellion and pursuing the path of a Jedi, who will lead the charge against the Empire?
doctor aphra #16 rose variant
doctor aphra #16 rose variant
Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #16
(W) Si Spurrier, Kieron Gillen (A) Emilio Laiso (CA) Ashley Witter• Tensions are high in this galaxy far, far away for Doctor Aphra.• She's got a new master holding her reins...and he's a Triple-threat.• Also - Magna Tolvan. Friend or foe?!
Marvel Comics' Star Wars #41 goes on Jan. 3, followed Jan. 31 by Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #16.
Arriving Dec. 15, director Rian Johnson's Star Wars: The Last Jedi stars Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver, Kely Marie Tran, Gwendoline Christie, Domnhall Gleeson, Andy Serkis, Mark Hamill and Carrie Fisher.