Han Solo and also Chewbacca’s experience proceeds! When we last saw them, they were stuck to relatively no chance out– a scenario they have actually remained in many times. This problem sees them release a bold retreat, gas the fires of the fight with Greedo, briefly crossover with one more comic arc, and also land in the clutches of an adored fugitive hunter.
Marc Guggenheim provided us a number of minutes of Han duke it outing whether Ovan was really his daddy or otherwise in the previous problem, however this set takes a go back from that and also concentrates a lot more on driving the story onward. I have actually blended feelings on several of the selections made in regards to a miniature arc crossover, however they do not diminish Han’s tale. It’s additionally essential to keep in mind Guggenheim has actually caught the significance of Han Solo a little a lot more with each problem.
Spoilers in advance …
The problem starts promptly where the previous one ended. With Han, Greedo, and also Ovan attempting to craft a getaway strategy from the Locris protection pressures. After Greedo’s effort to blow up the “gun evidence” home window open it offers Han a suggestion. Rapidly looking the location, he locates a couple of points that will certainly serve in the future. The very first of which is a plasma cutter.
Solo impersonates Locris protection and also contacts for assistance using the comm system. He’s wishing the protection pressures do not connect well with one more which they will thoughtlessly decrease in a clinical transportation to the home window. In a blessing, the Locris clinical transportation gets here not aware they are being hoodwinked. While Han sends out the police officers on a wild bantha chase, the 3 of them run away with the now-blasted open door and also take the transportation.
After rejoining with Chewie, Han promptly intends to establish a program for Antillion. Among the valuable points he uncovered throughout their retreat was the upgraded place of the container Jabba employed them to get. As the triad starts prep work for launch, Ovan questions concerning Greedo. There is plainly no love shed in between both. As opposed to competitors, it’s clear Han sights him as little bit greater than a hassle. Han does not lose a tear as they desert my preferred Rodian on Corellia. With protection pressures after him in the world I wonder regarding what will certainly take place to him till he has the ability to run away. I missed out on Greedo in the last fifty percent of the comic. Him and also Han’s back-and-forth has actually been a delightful element of the arc up until now.
The team produces Antillion, and also we uncover a wonderful shock once we show up. The container was marketed to none besides Madelin Sunlight. Those accustomed to the Crimson Regime arc by Charles Soule understand Madelin Sunlight to have actually been a previous scholar that invested her days examining the dark side and also the Sith on Coruscant. Ton of money really did not prefer her well when the Realm climbed to power. In Crimson Regime we just understand her as The Archivist. She was saved from Imperial stormtroopers by Qi’ ra and also has actually offered her since. In this problem, she is still in business of marketing items on the roads of Antillion. Although this does not last a lot longer. Han tries to work out with Madelin, however like the majority of his arrangements it does not finish in success.
After the unsuccessful effort, fallback is propelled. This is where it really ends up being a crossover. The stormtroopers Qi’ ra conserves Madelin from in Crimson Regime are the cannon fodders Han sends out over to her to begin with. Does Han really feel negative concerning existing to cannon fodders concerning Madelin having prohibited contraband? It’s Han Solo, so most likely a little of course and also a little no. Han, Chewie, and also Ovan see Qi’ ra leave with Madelin in the exact same scene we see in Crimson Regime
I have actually blended feelings on this crossover. On one hand, it does not diminish Han’s tale, however on the various other it makes the galaxy really feel a little bit smaller sized with a number of the arcs being so interconnected today. It’s vague whether Han acknowledged Qi’ ra. I would certainly think he really did not since I would certainly bet he would certainly’ve had an immediate response to seeing her, however it’s additionally probable he really did not wish to reveal any kind of feeling around his stands out.
When inside Madelin’s now-abandoned house, Ovan and also Han look for the container they came for. Ovan locates it, and also both of them share a satisfied “daddy and also boy” minute prior to all heck break out. It appeared as if every little thing was going a little as well quickly. A huge boom was bound to take place.
After the surge sends his daddy bending throughout the area Han comes one-on-one with a terrifying face. It’s a Wookie, however not the fun-loving hair sphere all of us appreciate. It’s Black Krrsantan. This picture is every little thing you would certainly desire. Krrsantan looks as enormous and also frightening as you envision he would certainly. He impends monstrously over Han as he holds him by the neck. Magnum opus by David Messina.
The very first 3 problems of Han Solo and also Chewbacca have actually been positive up until now. Guggenheim catches the significance of Han far better and also far better with each problem. Nonetheless, this arc has one more degree it can get to. Han Solo is among one of the most adored and also charming personalities in all of Celebrity Wars This can be an excellent comic collection, however it has some job to do to get to that air. I am thrilled to see exactly how this conflict enters problem # 4.