It's already nearing the debut of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. And as the last chapter to conclude the trilogy, a new comic series will also be released around the same time in December.
Fans have high hopes for the said movie. They ought to expect a definitive conclusion to tie in all the previous movies as well as to achieve a satisfying ending for the trilogy.
Back in 2015, Ben Solo was introduced in The Force Awakens. His character returns to TROS, with Adam Driver reprising his role.
Following the much-anticipated conclusion to the trilogy, is the release of the long-awaited Rise of Kylo Ren comics. To be written by Charles Soule together with Will Sliney as the artist, the story centers around the events that led to Ben Solo becoming Kylo Ren.
The four-part series of comics will follow through the young Ben Solo. He was Luke's most promising pupil and had great potential of being a great force of light. Considering that he is the son of Leia Organa and Han Solo. As he recognizes his abilities, a dark side seems to be running deep with Vader's blood running in Ben's veins. Ben shall discover his true self, as a rocky path awaits him. The story will feature how he has come to his destiny, being reforged and shattered as he goes.
Following the release of Rise of Kylo Ren is the Empire Ascendant #1. A one-shot that basically "wraps up" the story of the Star Wars book between A New Hope and The Empire Strikes Back. It will feature the arrival of the Rebels at Hoth.
Reports on the Jedi Fallen Order mini-series, Doctor Aphra, and Marvel's True Believers are said to be releasing some reprints along with the release of The Rise of Skywalker.
Star Wars: The Rise of Kylo Ren comic series will start on December 18. 2019.