Marvel is killing it with its licensed Star Wars title but even going back as far as the '70s, the publisher has always really excelled when it came to comics adaptations of the cinematic releases. Next month, Jody HouserEmilio Laiso and Oscar Bazaldua bring Rogue One: A Star Wars Story to comics with an official adaptation that includes brand new story content originally cut from the finished film.

The unlettered preview for the first issue features Jyn Erso's breakout from the Empire's prison transport, as well as her meeting with Mon Mothma as the Rebels plan their next move. The first issue of Star Wars: Rogue One: Adaptation arrives digitally and in comic stores on April 5, and you can check out the first look preview below:

 

Emilio Laiso and Oscar Bazaldua / Marvel Comics
Emilio Laiso and Oscar Bazaldua / Marvel Comics
Emilio Laiso and Oscar Bazaldua / Marvel Comics
Emilio Laiso and Oscar Bazaldua / Marvel Comics
John Tyler Christopher / Marvel Comics
Mike Mayhew / Marvel Comics
Movie Variant / Marvel Comics

 

Here's the full solicitation information:

STAR WARS: ROGUE ONE ADAPTATION #1 (FEB170948)
Written by JODY HOUSER
Art by EMILIO LAISO & OSCAR BAZALDUA
Cover by PHIL NOTO
Variant Cover by TERRY DODSON (FEB170949)
Action Figure Variant by JOHN TYLER CHRISTOPHER (FEB170951)
Star Wars 40th Anniversary Variant by MIKE MAYHEW (FEB170952)
Droids Variant by JOE QUINONES (FEB170950)
Movie Variant Also Available (FEB170953)
Blank Variant Also Available (FEB170954)
The Rebellion is here! The biggest movie of the year jumps from the big screen to the comic book page! All looks lost for the Rebellion against the Empire as they learn of the existence of a new super-weapon — the Death Star. New heroes Jyn Erso and Cassian Andor set out on a desperate mission to steal the plans to destroy the new super-weapon. Written by Jody Houser (MAX RIDE) and drawn by Emilio Laiso (STAR WARS ANNUAL; HERCULES), join as the story is set up for the epic saga to follow…
48 PGS./Rated T …$4.99
FOC – 03/13/17, On-Sale – 04/05/17
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