This just in from Comicon. Dark Horse Comics has just revealed their plans for the adaptation of Star Wars: Episode II — Attack Of The Clones. They will release a four issue, 48-pp limited series. The publisher is supposed to release issues #1 & #2, along with the trade paperback collection of the entire series simultaneously on April 24th, almost an entire month before the film opens on May 16th.
It is adapted by writer Henry Gilroy from the original screenplay by George Lucas and Jonathan Hales and the the art is provided by Jan Duursema and Ray Kryssing, complet with illustrated covers by Tsuneo Sanda. Alternate photos covers will also be released for the individual issues. Each issue of the four-issue series is supposed to retail for $3.99. The trade paperback version will have a $17.95 price. Here are two of the covers: