How to Read Star Wars Comics Online

Since the debut of the first movie in 1977, "Star Wars" has established itself as a powerful entertainment franchise. Not only has it performed well in theaters, but its tie-in merchandise also has long been popular as well. Toys, clothes, novels, video games and TV shows related to the "Star Wars" brand have been released worldwide. Another medium the franchise has entered is that of comic books, which are available in comic book stores, with some available to read online.

2012 New York Comic Con - Day 3
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Clone Wars Online Comic

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Navigate your web browser to starwars.com. Once there, locate and click on the "clone wars" tab at the top of the page.

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Scroll down until you locate the "online comic" option on the left of the page. Click on this to begin loading the online "Star Wars" comic book.

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Use the provided controls at the top of the page to navigate through and manipulate the online comic book. Note that the newest issue is always loaded, and you may need to use the "menu" option at the top of the screen to load earlier issues.

Old Republic Online Comic

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Go to swtor.com. Once there, put your mouse cursor over the "media" option at the top of the page. A drop down menu will appear. Click on the option "webcomic."

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Browse the webcomic home page and choose the issue of the online comic book that you would like to read. Once chosen, click on that issue.

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Utilize the provided tools at the top of the page to navigate through the comic book. Alternatively, you may click on the edge of the comic book page to turn to the next page. There is also an option to make the comic full screen present at the top of the page.