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Star Wars (1977) - #8
"Eight for Aduba-3"

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Howard V. Chaykin
Roy Thomas

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Thomas 'Tom' Palmer Sr.

Thomas 'Tom' Palmer Sr.

John Costanza

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Roy Thomas

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Tony DeZuniga
Stan Goldberg - 'Stan G.'
Gil Kane

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Cover Date: February 1978
Cover Price: US $ 0.35

Issue Tagline: Eight Against the World! EXTRA! In This Issue: The Deadly Mission of Luke Skywalker!

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 36 pages

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Letters Column: Star Words

Han Solo forms a group to protect a village from a gang of Cloud Riders.

Reprinted/Collected in:
Classic Star Wars: A Long Time Ago... (1999) TPB vol. 01
Marvel Trois-Dans-Un - STAR WARS (1983) #8
Star Wars (1982) #4
Star Wars - Comics Collector (2010) #5
Star Wars Artifact Edition (2015) HC vol. 05
Star Wars Classics (2008) TPB vol. 01
Star Wars Legends: The Original Marvel Years - Epic Collection (2016) TPB vol. 01
Star Wars Omnibus (2006) Omnibus TPB vol. 13
Star Wars: The Original Marvel Years Omnibus (2015) HC vol. 01
Star Wars: The Original Marvel Years Omnibus (2015) HC vol. 01 (Hildebrandt Cover)

First appearance of Jaxxon.
In the letter column, the process of adapting Star Wars is described. Among other things, it is mentioned that all the artist had to go on was the screenplay and some production stills. The movie wasn't even finished yet before the production of the comic began.

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