Star Wars Battle Cries (Hardcover)
Creatures vs. Aliens: Sounds from the Showdown
becker&mayer! kids, 9780760364048, 24pp.
Publication Date: April 23, 2019
With bold, original illustrations, each spread lets readers delve into infographic-style facts about each character. Then pit one against the other in five epic hypothetical battles, complete with each character's signature sound effect. Who has enough brains, brawn, or cunning to win? Decide for yourself!
One-on-one battles include:
- Tusken Raider vs. Tauntaun
- Geonosian vs. Rancor
- Jawa vs. Rathtar
- Wookiee vs. Sarlacc
- Ewok vs. Wampa
About the Author
A lifelong Star Wars fan and recognized expert on the depth and history of the saga, Pablo Hidalgo started writing professionally on the subject in 1995, penning articles for the original Star Wars role-playing game from West End Games. In 2000, he became a full-time Star Wars authority at Lucasfilm, joining the company’s online team as a content developer for the official website. In 2010, he became a Brand Communications Manager for Lucasfilm, ensuring consistency in the expression of the brand across a variety of channels. When Lucasfilm returned to active film production on the Star Wars saga under the leadership of Kathleen Kennedy, Hidalgo moved into the Lucasfilm Story Group as a creative executive working on the development of Star Wars storytelling across all media, including feature films, animated television, video games, novels, comic books, and more. In addition to his numerous published Star Wars works, he has written books about G.I. Joe and Transformers. He lives in San Francisco.