Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire #1
May 1996
25ppg, $2.95

Writer: John Wagner
Penciller: Kilian Plunkett
Inker: P. Craig Russell
Colorist: Cary S. Porter
Color Separation: Heroic Age
Letterer: Dave Cooper
Cover Artist: Hugh Fleming
Book Design: Scott Tice
Editor: Peet Janes
Editor: Ryder Windham
Publisher: Mike Richardson

Guri, IG-88, C-3PO (See Threepio), R2-D2 (Artoo Detoo)

Coruscant, Tatooine

Emperor's Royal Guard, Stormtroopers

Virago, Redemption, Imperial Star Destroyer, Executor, X-wing starfighter, Y-wing starfighter, Rebel Medium Transport, medical frigate, Rebel corvette, Imperial strike cruiser, TIE fighter, Slave I, IG-2000

According to the inside cover, the events in this issue takes place 3+ years after the Battle of Yavin. More specifically it occurs between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.

This issue contains a letters page, Rebel Writers, with letters from Christian Bladt, Collin Yeoh, Alex Hutchinson, Jennifer Wales, & Lisa McKenney.

Related Issues
Shadows of the Empire [Kenner] #1 Shadows of the Empire [Kenner] #2 Shadows of the Empire #2 Shadows of the Empire #3 Shadows of the Empire #4 Shadows of the Empire #5 Shadows of the Empire #6

Trade Paperbacks and Alternate Covers
Star Wars Omnibus: Shadows of the Empire Shadows of the Empire Trade Paperback Shadows of the Empire Limited Edition Hardcover

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