Star Wars: Solo Adaptation #2

Writer: Robbie Thompson Artist: Will Sliney Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: November 21, 2018 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 3
7.0Critic Rating
6.7User Rating

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THE GREAT TRAIN ROBBERY!
•  HAN SOLO and CHEWBACCA throw down but ultimately unite to escape the Empire and join BECKETT's crew!
•  But will this ragtag group of thieves be able to pull off the train heist of their lives?
•  And what happens when ENFYS NEST arrives to take the stolen coaxium out from under them?
•  Featuring scenes not seen in theaters!
Rated T

  • 9.0
    SciFiPulse - Patrick Hayes Nov 27, 2018

    Another exceptional installment of this fun film. The story follows the movie, but includes a new scene that expands the characters. The visuals are the best of any of Marvel's Star Wars adaptations. This is a comic book that should be in every fan's collection. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    ComicBook.com - Patrick Cavanaugh Nov 21, 2018

    This chapter of the adaptation is basically directly ripped from Solo: A Star Wars Story, playing out exactly as fans had expected, though Robbie Thompson's writing makes the sequence function more efficiently than seen in the film. Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    Comics: The Gathering - Kaasen Koy Nov 21, 2018

    Solo: A Star Wars Story #2 doubles down on the failures of the first issue and all but confirms that the series won't work. The way the film has been adapted does not work with the medium to which it's being adapted. It's ill-fitting, obligatory, and uninspired. That said, it is hopelessly faithful to the film - you'd be hard-pressed to find a comic adaptation that crams more of the source material into its pages. While not particularly resonant or effective, it is utilitarian and meticulous. If you're looking for an illustrated abridgment of the film script to keep on your smartphone, this is probably your best option. Otherwise, spend the cover price of this issue on the movie rental and get the same dialogue - in the medium it was written for. Read Full Review

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