Based on George Lucas’ rough draft screenplay to Star Wars: A New Hope.
Issue scripted by J.W. Rinzler, drawn by Mike Mayhew, and colored by Rain Beredo and Brad Anderson.
I sense a great disturbance. Adapters Rizler, Mayhew, et al. attempt to salvage a poorly focused screenplay. I know this to be true.
The Star Wars #1 has no true main hero, lots of exposition about the Jedi-Sith conflict, a rebellion that seems more like a seperatist movement, several scenes where men talk politics (treaties, trade restrictions, etc.), some bratty kids (Yippee!), and not much heart.
Hmm, this seems familiar… Continue reading “This is NOT the Epic You’re Looking For! THE Star Wars #1 Is Mind-Numbing.”