Star Wars Reveals Luke Skywalker’s Secret YELLOW Lightsaber
The thriller of Luke Skywalker’s misplaced lightsaber is being solved within the comics – however his secret YELLOW lightsaber is a fair greater shock!
The mysteries surrounding Luke Skywalker’s lacking lightsaber simply received a complete lot extra fascinating — now that the Star Wars comics have revealed Luke claimed a brand new, yellow lightsaber of his personal within the days following The Empire Strikes Again.
The reveal comes as a large shock for a lot of causes, displaying simply how a lot the brand new Star Wars comedian sequence from author Charles Soule and artist Jesús Saiz goes to be including to the prevailing film canon. Starting simply moments after The Empire Strikes Again ends — with Darth Vader slicing Luke’s hand off together with Anakin Skywalker’s unique lightsaber — followers realized one the plot gap of Luke’s misplaced and located lightsaber may lastly be closed. When the newest difficulty confirmed Luke’s blue lightsaber being caught, the true twist appeared to have been revealed. However that was earlier than Luke’s second, previously-unseen lightsaber was revealed by Marvel Comics.
Within the wake of Star Wars #2, some even theorized that the mysterious determine now claiming Luke’s blade was a means of creating Mara Jade a part of the brand new Star Wars canon. However these theories will now be placed on the back-burner, as Marvel has unveiled the approaching cowl to Star Wars #6, displaying Luke Skywalker brandishing his new, yellow lightsaber, lengthy earlier than he crafted his remaining inexperienced one. Try the total comedian cowl by R.B. Silva beneath:
The total story must look ahead to the problem’s arrival in Could, however no less than for now, Luke has simply obtained a far stronger connection to Rey Skywalker’s personal yellow lightsaber, revealed on the finish of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. On the similar time, the thriller of how Anakin’s blue lightsaber was discovered and handed to Maz Kanata in The Power Awakens will get a brand new wrinkle. What occurred to this yellow lightsaber, made to assist Luke full his coaching earlier than rising as a full-blown Jedi Knight in Return of the Jedi? These are the precise questions Marvel and the Star Wars storytellers need followers to be asking within the wake of this reveal. Within the meantime, the official announcement from Marvel will be discovered beneath: