Doctor Aphra


Si Spurrier Accepts GLAAD 2020 Award For Star Wars: Doctor Aphra

Si Spurrier Accepts GLAAD 2020 Award For Star Wars: Doctor Aphra

Earlier versions of the awards usually focused on the most mainstream portrayals, and often only credited writers, but this has changed of late.The winner of this year's award, just announced, and accepted by Si Spurrier was Star Wars: Doctor Aphra by Simon Spurrier, Emilio Laiso, Andrea Broccardo, Wilton Santos, Caspar Wijngaard, Marc Deering, Don Ho, Walden[...]

Doctor Aphra #1 Review: There Are So Many People

Doctor Aphra #1 Review: There Are So Many People

Unfortunately, she's surrounded by far too many people for any of them to distinguish themselves. [caption id="attachment_1204057" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The cover of Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #1 published by Marvel Comics with a creative team of Alyssa Wong, Marika Cresta, Rachelle Rosenberg, and Joe Caramagna.[/caption] For example, there is a newly introduced sniper here called "Just Lucky."[...]

Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #1 to be Digital-First Comic for #MayThe4th

Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #1 to be Digital-First Comic for #MayThe4th

Anyway, tomorrow will see Marvel Comics release the digital copy of the delayed Star Wars: Doctor Aphra comic on Monday May the Fourth, as opposed to the print copy landing on Wednesday, May the 27th Looks like DC Comics bringing their titles forward to Tuesdays encouraged Marvel Comics to ask them to hold their blue[...]



Star Wars: Doctor Aphra Annual #2 Review- The Cutest Couple in the Outer Rim

Star Wars: Doctor Aphra Annual #2 Review- The Cutest Couple in the Outer Rim

They’ve been hired by Doctor Aphra to hunt down an ancient mythical beast protecting a treasure in an ancient temple Aphra is working on behalf of a crime lord who wants their own giant monster pet (think like Jabba the Hutt’s Rancor) However, Nokk and Winloss quickly notice that they are far from the first[...]


Doctor Aphra and Her Droids Come to SDCC as an Exclusive from Hasbro

Doctor Aphra and Her Droids Come to SDCC as an Exclusive from Hasbro

Doctor Aphra and her droids BT-1 and Triple 0 are coming to San Diego Comic-Con (SDCC) this year Hasbro will have them at their booth at SDCC for sale in a Vintage Collection three-pack, modeled after the classic Kenner three-packs of old All three are super-articulated and the set will run $50 Not only will[...]

Doctor Aphra #15 Review: A Delightful Hive of Scum and Villainy

Doctor Aphra #15 Review: A Delightful Hive of Scum and Villainy

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Lieutenant Magna Tolvan awaits her sentencing as she continues to have the mysterious Doctor Aphra stuck in her head.Elsewhere, Doctor Aphra continues her mission for the new Son-Tuul crime lord and former ally Triple-Zero In his sadistic power trip, he has sent Aphra on a trip to retrieve something for him, keeping her hostage[...]


Doctor Aphra Annual #1: The Origin Of Black Krrsantan

Doctor Aphra Annual #1: The Origin Of Black Krrsantan

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]For their first Annual, the creative team behind Doctor Aphra gives some insight into the background of the doctor’s dangerous sometime ally, the Wookie bounty hunter known as Black Krrsantan.A pair of free press-championing reporters tracks down Aphra and Krrsantan for an interview They ask the Wookie about his past, the bulk of which[...]


Star Wars #31 Review &#8211 A Good Story Aided By Incredible Art

Star Wars #31 Review – A Good Story Aided By Incredible Art

While much of their super hero output is still quite good, one cannot ignore the high quality of their Star Wars family of titles, especially Star Wars, written by Jason Aaron.With Screaming Citadel, their mainline Star Wars title is tying in with the also-good Doctor Aphra, written by Kieron Gillen (former writer of Darth Vader)[...]

Gillen Triumphant As Doctor Aphra Wins Star Wars Toy Fan Poll

Gillen Triumphant As Doctor Aphra Wins Star Wars Toy Fan Poll

presidential election, Kieron Gillen has successfully used the internet to rally voters to make Doctor Aphra the next action figure in the Hasbro's Star Wars Vintage Collection While fake news and stolen emails were the hackers' tools of choice, Gillen took to Twitter to ask fans to vote for the character he created with Salvador[...]


Star Wars The Vintage Collection Fan Poll Now Open: Who Will Win Ahsoka Or Aphra

Star Wars The Vintage Collection Fan Poll Now Open: Who Will Win, Ahsoka Or Aphra

This pissed a lot of people helping run the fan-poll for Hasbro, and also served to shoot themselves in the foot.[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="644978,644977,644974,644979,644981,644975"]The top six figures receiving votes for each collecting site were tabulated, and in the end, it seems Hasbro left out the Ben Skywalker votes entirely and came up with the following[...]

Star Wars Marvel Crossover Gets New Variant Covers

Star Wars Marvel Crossover Gets New Variant Covers

New variant covers have been revealed today for the big Star Wars/Doctor Aphra crossover event in Star Wars: The Screaming Citadel The whole shebang starts on May 10 with The Screaming Citidel one-shot, which is what these variants are for I have to admit, it is pretty cool to see Luke Slywalker and Aphra together[...]

Kotobukiya Brings Kieron Gillens Murder Droids To Star Wars Celebration

Kotobukiya Brings Kieron Gillen's Murder Droids To Star Wars Celebration

[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="621385,621380"]Anyone who has read Marvel's Darth Vader comic or the follow-up series Doctor Aphra can pretty much agree that the breakout characters would be the murderously funny pair of droids 0-0-0 (Triple Zero) and BT-1 (BeeTee) Expertly written by Kieron Gillen, these two became fast fan-favorites as soon as they were introduced[...]


BC Readers Help Raise Money For The Hero Initiative

BC Readers Help Raise Money For The Hero Initiative

Last week we ran an article about how sets of Ashley Witter variant covers of Doctro Aphra #1 for Legend Comics / Brain Trust were being auctioned and sold to raise money for the Hero Initiative. I got word from Steven Finkel from the Comic Mint yesterday that with the help of the push by Bleeding Cool […]