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REVIEW: 'Home Sick Pilots' #2 by Dan Watters, Caspar Wijngaard, and Aditya Bidikar

The Old James House has lost its ghosts. With her new powers, it's up to Ami to bring them back...whether they want to come home or not. Even when they're really big ghosts wrapped in metal, with lots of sharp edges and things. HOME SICK PILOTS #2 Writer: Dan Watters Artist: Caspar Wijngaard Letterer: Aditya Bidikar  Designer: Tom Muller Publisher: Image Comics Release Date: January 13, 2021 Cover Price: $3.99 Score:  ★★★☆☆ (3/5) A powered-up ghostified Ami has been compelled to find the ghosts of The Old James House in the form of an enchanted horseshoe. Its current bearer isn't going to give it up so easily. Meanwhile, Ami's friends Buzz and Rip are left looking for answers about her whereabouts back at the house. The second issue of Home Sick Pilots from Dan Watters and Caspar Wijngaard takes a surprising turn as it defies the expectations of a haunted house story established in its debut. Issue one was a stellar debut that had a lot of energy from its young protago

'Star Wars: Tales from the Far, Far Away' Anthology Can Be Yours for Free


In pop culture, there may not be a bigger phenomenon than Star Wars. Since the original film debuted in 1977, it has consumed fans from all walks of life in every iteration of the mythology. Movies, books, comics, animation, video games, and more have tried to satiate the hunger of fans for decades. Fans have made their own films and stories too. The Star Wars: Tales from the Far, Far Away anthology is an example of professional writers and artists taking their own fandom and making a passionate volume of stories for absolutely free. 

A blend of comics and prose, Tales From the Far, Far, Away is an 80-page exploration into the nooks and crannies of the vast rich Star Wars universe. Coordinated by writers Tim Daniel and Michael Moreci with artists like K. R. Whalen and Drew Zucker, the anthology spans eras right after Return of the Jedi to right before The Force Awakens

Lovingly told with great regard to its history, two stories, in particular, pay homage to the Clone Wars and Rebels CG animated series. 'Ronin,' by Morgan Luthi, Michael Moreci, and Jim Campbell tells the back story of Rebels’ Grand Inquisitor before succumbing to the Dark Side. Meanwhile, 'Touching Darkness,' by Moreci, Phillip Sevy, Juancho Velez and Dave Baron, gives us some insight into what Ahsoka Tano and Quinlan Vos did after the end of Clone Wars‘ fifth season.

Some of the biggest fans of Star Wars are also professional comic book creators and this collection is as passionate as any fan-fiction you've ever seen. It's not driven by money either as the entire volume is available for download at no cost. You can download it here. See the entire list of contributors below. 

With 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' being released today, you can never have enough Star Wars stories. Get your download now. 

Tales From the Far, Far, Away 
Credits and Preview:

TOUCHING DARKNESS

Story by Michael Moreci
Art by Phillip Sevy
Colors by Juancho Velez and David Baron
Letters by Jim Campbell

RONIN

Story by Michael Moreci
Art by Morgan Luthi
Letters by Jim Campbell

ESCAPE THE TEMPLE (prose short)

Written by Michael Moreci
Illustrations by Michael Pasquale

THE PLEDGE

Story by Tim Daniel
Art by John Broglia
Colors by Shaun Steve Struble w/Vittorio Astone & Anthony Cuizon
Letters by Adam Wollett

INFILTRATOR

Story by Tim Daniel
Art by Drew Zucker
Color by Vittorio Astone
Letters by Adam Wollett

FORBIDDEN

Story by Ryan Cady
Art by David Stoll
Colors by Sarah Stern
Letters by Troy Peteri

RISE THE DARKSTAR

Story by Tim Daniel
Art by Kendall Goode
Colors by Dee Cunniffe
Letters by Adam Wollett

FALLEN

Story by Tim Daniel
Art by K.R. Whalen
Colors by Axur Eneas
Letters by Adam Wollett

Covers by Medhi Cheggour and Phillip Sevy












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