Off-Panel: Disney Retiring “Slave Leia” Merchandise

This post originally appeared on Panels, which is now Book Riot Comics

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“It’s Bobby Drake’s time to shine.”

The Iceman-coming-out that got interrupted by Secret Wars? Well, they’re back to continue that storyline. I’m not going to ruin how it goes in this week’s Uncanny X-Men (which the panels on the article do), and I haven’t read the issue so I can’t really comment.

“A new rumor suggests that Disney and Lucasfilm have banned the use of Slave Leia in any and all Star Wars merchandising including action figures and comics.”


The Goodreads Choice Awards are back–go vote for your favorite comic!

Bundle (up) with bookish leggings + 2 pairs of socks for $30 and spend the snuggly season in literary style.