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Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (manga)

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Alternative title:
Star Wars Episode 5: Teikoku no Gyakushū (Japanese)
Star Wars Episodio V - L'impero colpisce ancora (Italian)
Star Wars: O Império Contra-ataca (Portuguese)
スター・ウォーズ エピソード5:帝国の逆襲 (Japanese)
Objectionable content: Mild
Plot Summary: After suffering a crushing defeat on the planet Hoth, the Rebellion scatter to other points of space. Taking the advice of the spirit of Obi-Wan Kenobi, Luke travels to the swamp planet of Dagobah to undergo training with master Jedi Yoda. Meanwhile, Han Solo and the others find refuge on Cloud City, only to be betrayed by his former friend Lando Calrissian. Luke races to Cloud City to save his friends, but is met by Darth Vader, who has a dark secret to share with our hero.
User Ratings: 15 ratings have been given [details]
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 Excellent: 1 vote (Eng:1)
 Very good: 4 votes (sub:2, Eng:2)
 Good: 5 votes (Eng:2, dub:1, others:2
1 Portuguese subtitled
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 Decent: 5 votes (Eng:2, sub:2, others:1
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Seen in part or in whole by 43 users, rank: #1642 (of 6564)
Median rating: Good
Arithmetic mean: 7.067 (Good), std. dev.: 0.9286, rank: #2900 (of 7209)
Weighted mean: 7.146 (Good), rank: #3145 (of 7209) (seen all: 7.01 / seen some: 9.00)
Bayesian estimate: 7.263 (Good+), rank: #2025 (of 3431)
Number of tankoubon: 4
Vintage: 1997
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This manga adaptation was released in Japan in 1997 to coincide with the theatrical release of the Original Star Wars Trilogy Special Edition.
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Graphic novel
    Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (GN 1) 1999-01-27 (from $8.18)
    Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (GN 2) 1999-02-24 (from $41.38)
    Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (GN 3) 1999-03-31 (from $8.08)
    Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back (GN 4) 1999-04-28 (from $29.99)

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Publisher: MediaWorks
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Original creator: George Lucas
Cover Art: Adam Warren
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Licensed by: Dark Horse Comics (expired)
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Publisher: Akata/Delcourt
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Publisher: Magic Press
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Editora Abril (Brazil)
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