Marvel have announced their slate of Marvel comics reprints that will be available for free this coming October and Doctor Aphra #1 (2020) will be among the offerings!
Doctor Aphra #1 (2020) was the first appearance of:
Ronen Tagge (Human male member of Tagge family),
Just Lucky (Human male smuggler and assassin),
Covik (human male artist who created the sculpture An Empire’s Grace, made entirely of beskar.),
Falber (human female artist),
Estat (Twi’lek sava of the Shadow University),
Eustacia Okka (MIrialan femal professor of Shadow University),
Tubleek Ruz (Kubaz bounty hunter),
TA-418 (BD-Unit Droid and assistant to Eustacia Okka),
Tucker (Mon Calamari mercenary),
Venters (Zabrak mercenary),
Detta Yao (Grad student at Shadow University),
Kolkur (Outer Rim Planet),
Ruins of Kolkur,
Vaale (City of living stone on Dianth),
Rings of Vaale (cursed rings from the Vaale).
It was also the first cover appearance of:
Other comics you can pick up on October 29, 2022 will be Amazing Spider-Man #88, Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur #1, and Strange Academy #3! Check out the official press release from Marvel below!
Marvel Press Release:
New York, NY— June 13, 2022 — MARVEL HALLOWEEN COMIC BOOK EXTRAVAGANZA is back! On October 29, visit your local participating comic shop to celebrate Halloween with a thrilling trip to the Marvel Universe! The popular retailer event gives fans a chance to pick up copies of best-selling comics starring some of Marvel’s hottest characters and storylines, including perfect entry points for newcomers!
- AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #88 is one of the most thrilling entries in the recently acclaimed Beyond era! The action-packed issue marks the debut of QUEEN GOBLIN, the latest addition to Spidey’s iconic rogues gallery who will soon be heating things up in a major storyline in Zeb Wells and John Romita Jr.’s current run of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN.
- MOON GIRL AND DEVIL DINOSAUR #1 presents the first appearance of Lunella Lafayette, the preteen super genius who took the Marvel Universe by storm with this critically-acclaimed series. Moon Girl’s adventures are perfect for all ages and the breakout hero is set to star ‘Marvel’s Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur’ on the Disney Channel later this year!
- STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA #1, the start of Doctor Aphra’s latest run by writer Alyssa Wong and artist Marika Cresta. With a new crew and new treasure to hunt down, the rogue archaeologist continues to captivate both Star Wars and Marvel Comics fans and is celebrated as the first Star Wars character created for comics to headline their own solo series!
- STRANGE ACADEMY #3 opens the doors of the Marvel Universe’s first school for sorcerers to new readers! In this hit series by Skottie Young and Humberto Ramos, Doctor Strange, the Scarlet Witch, Magik, and all your favorite Marvel mages establish an academy for the mystic arts where young magic users from around the world are brought together to study. This hit issue spotlights one of the breakout students of the spellbinding cast of new characters– DOYLE DORMAMMU!
- After the success of Free Comic Book Day 2022’s SPIDEY AND HIS AMAZING FRIENDS comic, this year’s MARVEL HALLOWEEN COMIC BOOK EXTRAVAGANZA will also give young readers a chance to enjoy a new collection of Spidey adventures! Stay tuned for more details!
Be sure to check with your local comic shop to see if they’ll be participating in this year’s MARVEL HALLOWEEN COMIC BOOK EXTRAVAGANZA! For more information, visit Marvel.com.