Wednesday, August 29 2018 12:21

'STAR WARS: SCUM AND VILLAINY' Looks at the Worst Criminals of A Galaxy Far, Far Away...

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This fall, Star Wars fans can get new insight into the lifestyle and players who commit crime throughout the galaxy. From the lower levels of Coruscant to the organized crime syndicates in the Outer Rim, STAR WARS: SCUM AND VILLAINY - Case Files on the Galaxy's Most Notorious (October 23, 2018, EPIC INK), will profile misdeeds of infamous smugglers, pirates, gamblers, bounty hunters, and thieves throughout galactic history. Written by lifelong Star Wars fan, expert, and member of the Lucasfilm Story Group, author Pablo Hidalgo, this in-world book explores the history of galactic crime through case reports, surveillance images, warrants, artifacts, and much more.

Star Wars: Scum and VillainyNarrated by three generations of galactic law enforcers, this collection profiles the most notorious and influential members of the underworld through stories, firsthand accounts, and an assortment of never-before-seen of warrants, wanted posters, mug shots, menus from business fronts, artifacts, and much more.

The hardcover introduces all-new details and characters, and features over 120 original illustrations along with a frosted plastic slip case. Available for pre-order now, wherever books are sold!

I do have to say that I'm curious... could any of these law enforcers be Constable Zuvio?

James Zahn

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