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|Posted: Sun Mar 24, 2019 5:14 pm Post subject: STAR WARS: Galaxy's Edge Tie-In Novel
|Tie-In Novel Reveals the Resistance’s Discovery of Batuu
This summer, Disney theme parks will take fans to a galaxy far, far away with the opening of STAR WARS: Galaxy’s Edge. Disneyland will open the Star Wars expansion in May, and Disney World will follow with an opening in August. And after the second park has been open for a couple days, a STAR WARS: Galaxy’s Edge book will allow fans to find out exactly how the Resistance came to find the planet in their struggle to build allies and stay strong in the fight against the First Order. Get details on it below.
Vi Moradi, Leia’s Top Spy, Heads to Batuu in STAR WARS: Galaxy’s Edge — Black Spire
The upcoming book will explore the secret history of STAR WARS: Galaxy’s Edge
There’s a galaxy of major books and comics coming to shelves that center around Walk the ancient streets, meet the colorful characters, and uncover the secret history of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, the upcoming expansion to the Disney Parks experience! and the mysterious world of Batuu; today, the Disney Parks Blog has pulled back the curtain on one such release, revealing the cover and story details for Delilah S. Dawson’s novel, STAR WARS: Galaxy’s Edge —Black Spire. Coming August 27, the book promises to explore the secret history of Walk the ancient streets, meet the colorful characters, and uncover the secret history of STAR WARS: Galaxy’s Edge, the upcoming expansion to the Disney Parks experience! — and we can’t wait.
Check out artist Darren Tan’s stunning cover, featuring Resistance spy Vi Moradi:
Walk the ancient streets, meet the colorful characters, and uncover the secret history of STAR WARS: Galaxy’s Edge, the upcoming expansion to the Disney Parks experience!
After devastating losses at the hands of the First Order, General Leia Organa has dispatched her agents across the galaxy in search of allies, sanctuary, and firepower—and her top spy, Vi Moradi, may have just found all three, on a secluded world at the galaxy’s edge.
A planet of lush forests, precarious mountains, and towering, petrified trees, Batuu is on the furthest possible frontier of the galactic map, the last settled world before the mysterious expanse of Wild Space. The rogues, smugglers, and adventurers who eke out a living on the largest settlement on the planet, Black Spire Outpost, are here to avoid prying eyes and unnecessary complications. Vi, a Resistance spy on the run from the First Order, is hardly a welcome guest. And when a shuttle full of stormtroopers lands in her wake, determined to root her out, she has no idea where to find help.
To survive, Vi will have to seek out the good-hearted heroes hiding in a world that redefines scum and villainy. With the help of a traitorous trooper and her acerbic droid, she begins to gather a colorful band of outcasts and misfits, and embarks on a mission to spark the fire of resistance on Batuu—before the First Order snuffs it out entirely.
STAR WARS: Galaxy’s Edge —Black Spire arrives August 27 and is available for pre-order now.
STAR WARS: Galaxy’s Edge —Black Spire will open ahead of schedule on May 31 at Disneyland Resort in Southern California and August 29 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Florida.
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