Dark Horse has just released their solicitations for the month of May, and in those solicitations the official release date for the upcoming “Darth Maul: Son Of Dathomir” comic series that will be based on the unfinished “Clone Wars” season 6 story arc was revealed. Issue #1 of “Darth Maul: Son Of Dathomir” will be released on May 21st, will be 40 pages, and will retail for $3.50. Here is the official description of the comic from the Dark Horse solicitations:
Uncover the Truth of Darth Maul’s Return.
Star Wars: Darth Maul—Son of Dathomir #1 (of 4)
Jeremy Barlow (W), Juan Frigeri (P), Mauro Vargas (I), Wes Dzioba (C), and Chris Scalf (Cover)
On sale May 21
FC, 40 pages
Getting cut in half by Obi-Wan Kenobi and being rejected by his former Sith master Darth Sidious isn’t going to defeat Darth Maul. In fact, it only makes him mad enough to take on the galaxy—with an army of Mandalorians!
A part of The Clone Wars season 6 you never saw!
• Based on unaired episodes of The Clone Wars television series!
We’re only less than a week away from “The Lost Missions ” hitting Netflix, but “Darth Maul: Son Of Dathomir” is definitely another story arc from ” The Clone Wars” that fans have to look forward to once we’ve seen all the “Lost Missions” episodes!