The Essential Guide to Characters, Revised Edition

The Essential Guide to Characters, Revised Edition Cover

The Essential Guide to Characters, Revised Edition

Star Wars

By Daniel Wallace; Michael Sutfin (Illustrator)

Del Rey Books, Paperback, 9780345449009, 224pp.

Publication Date: April 23, 2002

The "Star Wars" universe is expanding faster than ever before, and "Star Wars: The Essential Guide to Characters" has received an exciting new face-lift with completely updated text and more than a hundred brand new, full-color illustrations by extraordinary new artist Michael Sutfin.
This all-new "Essential Guide" features detailed profiles of more than one hundred and thirty characters from across the "Star Wars" galaxy, including all of your favorites such as Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia, Darth Vader, and Mara Jade as well as, from Episode II:
Jango Fett Count Dooku Anakin Skywalker Zam Wesell
And the key players from "Star Wars: "Episode I" The Phantom Menace"
Queen Amidala Qui-Gon Jinn Mace Windu Darth Maul
Here is complete, updated coverage of the novels from the incredible New Jedi Order and all of the classic movies, books, comics, TV specials, games, and the rest of the "Star Wars" universe.
This must-have book describes the essential history and personal data for each character with vital statistics, homeworlds, and political affiliations.
More characters, more information, brilliant artwork the "Essential Guide"s are hotter than ever

About the Author
Daniel Wallace has been chronicling the Star Wars universe for years, writing four of the most popular Essential Guides, including The Essential Guide to Planets, The Essential Guide to Droids, and the New York Times bestseller The New Essential Guide to Characters. He and his wife live in Detroit with two sons and one daughter.
Mark Chiarello is currently the Editorial Art Director for DC Comics. As a freelance illustrator, he has received the comic book industry's Eisner, Harvey, and Reuben Awards. Mark has also done freelance illustration for, among others, the National Basketball Association, Topps Inc., Disney, and Universal Pictures. He lives in Maplewood, New Jersey.
After studying film and illustration at the Art Center College of Design in the early 1990s, Tommy Lee Edwards moved to central North Carolina. He has worked for Lucasfilm, DC Comics, DreamWorks, and Warner Bros' on projects like Star Wars, Harry Potter, Dinotopia, and Batman Begins.
John Van Fleet grew up in New Jersey near the Delaware Water Gap, playing a lot of baseball. He has worked in comics, production design, and editorial illustration. Clients include Dark Horse, DC Comics, Paramount, Electronic Arts, the Walt Disney Company, Marvel, Warner Bros., Lucasfilm, and many more.