1 April 2013 12:36 PM, PDT | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

No, it’s not an April Fool prank or us turning into our grandparents and referring to George Lucas’ space opera as 'The' Star Wars. Comics company Dark Horse has announced that it will adapt Lucas’ original, rough draft for the saga into graphic novel form. You can check out some panels below.Three years before making the 1977 film, George Lucas put down on paper his first story set in a galaxy far, far away — a tale of fantastic adventures, daring escapes, “lazer swords,” romance, and monsters. A story of Jedi Annikin Starkiller and General Luke Skywalker, an alien named Han Solo, and evil Sith Knights. The screenplay was titled The Star Wars...“I’m not sure where I first read about The Star Wars — it was years and years ago — but the idea of Luke Skywalker being an older Jedi General, and Han Solo being a six-foot-tall lizard, turned »

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