Star Wars Insider #116
April 2010
$7.99




COMMENTS
There are two cover variants for this issue. The first is the newsstand edition. The second was shipped exclusive to comic book stores through Diamond Distributors.
SYNOPSIS

Features
"Tales of a Sound Droid" — Interview: Matthew Wood
"The Art of Mandalore" — Interview: Dave Filoni talks Mandalorians
"Sculpting the Sith" by Jonathan Wilkins — Interview: Brian Muir, Darth Vader sculptor
"Attack of the Clone" — Interview: Dee Bradley Baker
"Dark Horse into the Future" by Daniel Wallace — History of Dark Horse part 3
"Exploring the Dark Side" — Michael Rakowitz's art exhibit
"Confrontation Cloud City!" by J.W. Rinzler — Empire Storyboards
"The Perils of Padmé" by James Burns — Interview: Catherine Taber
"May the Sports Be With You" by Chris Spitale — Adidas Star Wars


Departments
"Editor’s Welcome" by Jonathan Wilkins
"Launch Pad" — Upcoming Clone Wars episodes; Hasbro's Big AT-AT; Adidas; LEGO Star Wars III
"Interrogation Droid" by Chris Spitale — Interview: Debbie Carrington
"Retro" by Gus Lopez — Chewbacca collectibles
"Ask Lobot" by Leland Y. Chee
"Jedi Archive" — Behind the scenes: Empire Strikes Back
"Books" — Fate of the Jedi: Backlash
"Comics" — The Old Republic comic; Jedi (aka Knight Errant)
"Incoming" by Chris Spitale — New Hasbro, Galactic Heroes, Gentle Giant, SideshowF-Toys, & Mimoco
"Bantha Tracks" by Mary Franklin
"Bounty Hunters"
"Classic Moments" — Enter Cad Bane: The Clone Wars "Hostage Crisis"




Alternate Covers
Star Wars Insider 116 (Diamond Distributors Exclusive cover)


San Diego Comic Con Coverage
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Poll
Of the San Diego Comic-Con exclusives revealed in the article published on StarWars.com, our ever inquisitive Probe Droid is tasked to find out which one you are most excited about.
Nixon Chewbacca Sentry Leather Watch
Stance Star Wars Socks
Loungefly Rey Backpack
Funko Han Solo & Thumbs Up BB-8 POP! Figures
Hallmark McQuarrie Boba Fett Keepsake & Itty Bitty Two Pack
Santa Cruz Skateboards
Beast Kingdom Egg Attack Electroplated Figures
Hasbro 6-Inch Obi-Wan Kenobi Pack
Mattel Hot Wheels Carships Trench Run
JAKKS Pacific Vac-Metal C-3PO & Captain Phasma
Bandai Teppou Ashigaru Sandtrooper Special Version
Gentle Giant Captain Phasma & Chewbacca McQuarrie Concept Mini Busts
Gentle Giant Jumbo Kenner Luke Skywalker Figures
Topps Star Wars Trading Card Posters
Sideshow Collectibles R2-D2 Unpainted Prototype
Other
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