Star Wars: The Lightsaber Collection
Written By: Daniel Wallace, Ryan Valle, Łukasz Liszko
From Luke Skywalker’s iconic lightsaber to Darth Maul’s fearsome double-bladed hilt to Kylo Ren’s unique crossguard design, there is no other weapon more deeply entwined within Star Wars than the lightsaber.

Star Wars: The Lightsaber Collection is a comprehensive visual guide and exploration of the numerous lightsabers found within the Star Wars galaxy, featuring favorite hilts from the movies, animated series, comics, and video games.

Each spread features a detailed illustration of each lightsaber, allowing readers to see the intricate detail in the hilts and the brilliance of each energy blade, as well as information about the construction and additional filmmaker anecdotes about the creation of each weapon.

This striking book is a must-have for fans looking to discover more about legendary lightsabers and the warriors who wielded them.
Format: Hardbound
Publication Date: 10/20/2020
ISBN: 9781683839781
Pages: 156pp total (132pp + 4 x 6pp GFs)
Trim Size: 8.5 x 10.5 x 2.25

  • About the Author 
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Daniel Wallace, Author: Daniel Wallace is the author or coauthor of more than fifty books, including The Jedi Path, Ghostbusters: The Ultimate Visual History, The World According to Spider-Man, Warcraft: Behind the Dark Portal, Star Wars: The Lightsaber Collection, and The New York Times best-selling Star Wars: The New Essential Guide to Characters. His specialty is exploring the underpinnings of popular fictional universes.

Ryan Valle, Illustrator: Ryan Valle is a freelance illustrator based in the Kansas City metro area. He specializes in Star Wars art with a digital 2D painting style while using both 3D and photographic reference to create his images. Since childhood, he has been a huge Star Wars fan, and he planned on becoming a professional fantasy/sci-fi artist early on. After graduating from the University of Central Missouri with a BFA in commercial art: illustration, he began working on Star Wars cards for Fantasy Flight Games. He has been doing regular Star Wars commissions ever since and has also contributed to other popular properties such as Game of Thrones and Lord of the Rings.

Łukasz Liszko, Illustrator: Lukasz Liszko is digital artist and photographer from Poland. He is a fan of fantasy and sci-fi literature and cinematography.

"Wallace’s strong grasp of the mythos of this universe will satisfy the die-hard Star Wars fan and serve as a fine introduction to those taking a first-time dive into one of pop culture’s most important creations." - The Washington Post

"I’ve seen very few books that capture the essence of Star Wars as well as The Lightsaber Collection. It does everything it sets out to do and does it brilliantly. The evocative appeal of the lightsaber is perfectly captured in this book and I think it’s a “must-have” for Star Wars fan." - GeekDad

"Each and every page in this book is absolutely beautiful!" - Anakin and His Angel

"It’s one of the most beautiful books I’ve had the pleasure of reviewing" - SWNN

"The book is sure to be a hit with lore lovers across the galaxy" - Fantha Tracks

"'Star Wars: The Lightsaber Collection' is set to bring even more wonder, serving as a guide to all the incredible and unique lightsabers within the Star Wars galaxy." - WDW News Today

"This book will be essential reading for fans" - Star Wars News Net

"With the holidays approaching, this would make an excellent gift for any Star Wars fan in your home and extended family. It’s one of the most exquisite books I’ve had the honor of reviewing" - Wookiepeedia