Watch a Trailer for New Comic Series The Star Wars

Way back in April came the announcement that Dark Horse Comics was doing a limited edition series based on George Lucas’ original pitch for Star Wars titled “The Star Wars.” The release date for the first issue is fast approaching and Dark Horse has released a trailer for the comic series introducing you to some of the characters that you’ll find in its pages (via USA Today). You can check it out below and read a free preview of the comic by clicking here.

Based on the orignal screenplay by George Lucas, The Star Wars is written by J.W. Rinzler with art by Mike Mayhew. The first issue hits stores September 4th.