A handful of latest characters have been launched in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, chief amongst them being DJ. Performed by Benicio Del Toro, DJ is a brand new scoundrel-type character who’s enlisted for assist by Finn (John Boyega) and Rose (Kelly Marie Tran). I will not get into any extra specifics for spoiler causes, however nothing is revealed about DJ’s background or what he was doing earlier than Finn and Rose discovered him. That is the place his one-shot comedian e-book from Marvel is available in, which, based on the author, will assist to broaden DJ’s worldview and his place in The Final Jedi.
DJ is a personality new to the Star Wars universe, created by Rian Johnson for The Final Jedi. Our one-shot will present you what DJ was doing proper up-to-the-minute earlier than we meet him within the movie. You will positively get some insights into DJ’s worldview, which is a extra sophisticated and, in some ways, darker perspective than we have seen within the Star Wars universe.
One of many perks of Disney proudly owning each Star Wars and Marvel is that now there are much more Star Wars comics hitting the shelf. Marvel has been making Star Wars comics for a number of years now, filling in gaps just like the occasions between A New Hope and Empire Strikes Again or how Darth Vader realized Luke was his son. Along with these collection, Marvel additionally makes comics to light up some particulars on smaller aspect characters that the flicks haven’t got sufficient time for. Captain Phasma obtained her own mini-series and a comic book about Luke and Leia visiting Crait, the salty planet from The Final Jedi, was just lately printed. Now DJ is subsequent in line to get his personal one issue series about what he was as much as earlier than The Final Jedi.
Written by Ben Acker and Ben Blacker and illustrated by Kev Walker, Star Wars: The Final Jedi – DJ #1 is ready for launch on January 31, 2018. The one factor recognized in regards to the story is that it’s set previous to the occasions of the characteristic movie, however StarWars.Com was in a position to get extra details about the comedian from author Ben Blacker. The DJ centric one-shot will present what DJ was doing proper up till the minute he’s launched within the film. Extra may also be explored about DJ’s worldview, which performs a giant half within the total theme of The Final Jedi. Will it reveal how he bought his stutter? To be decided.
DJ is actually one of many extra mysterious components of The Final Jedi, so maybe some followers will admire having the chance to be taught extra about him. Whereas the film could not (and should not) commit extra time to DJ, that is why these Star Wars comics and novels exist: to provide aspect characters a highlight. Ben Blacker teased we’ll be seeing much more of how DJ interacts with the world and the way he prefers to not be a “man of motion.”
There was quite a lot of forwards and backwards with Lucasfilm about each the setting and the character. The story takes place on a planet seen within the new film, so there was quite a lot of data to find out about that location and the way it works. Extra dialog, nonetheless, went into DJ’s character and the best way he interacts with the world. He is not a “man of motion” like so manyStar Wars characters. He is artful and greater than a bit mercenary.
DJ’s future is up to J.J. Abrams now, however you’ll be able to nonetheless see him in Star Wars: The Final Jedi, which is at the moment nonetheless enjoying in theaters. To be taught extra, go to our complete information on the sequel.