Marvel’s Action Figure Variant Cover Checklist

When Marvel reacquired the comic publishing license from Dark Horse Comics to print comic books they wasted no time creating new canonical stories each month. Marvel quickly tapped the talent of John Tyler Christopher to produce a series of Action Figure Variant Covers for many of their first issues and as well for their flagship Star Wars ongoing series.

Star Wars

Ongoing Series; January 2015

  • #1 Luke Skywalker
    Courtesy of johntylerchristopher.com

    Courtesy of johntylerchristopher.com

  • #1 Luke Skywalker Black & White [Diamond’s C2E2 2015 Exclusive]
  • #2 Han Solo
  • #3 Ben (Obi-Wan) Kenobi
  • #4 Chewbacca
  • #4 Boba Fett [JohnTylerChristopher.com Exclusive]
  • #5 See-Threepio (C-3PO)
  • #6 Artoo-Detoo (R2-D2)
  • #7 Stormtrooper
  • #7 Boba Fett Black & White [JohnTylerChristopher.com Exclusive]
  • #8 Tusken Raider
  • #9 Star Destroyer Commander
  • #10 Jawa
  • #11 Luke Skywalkwer: X-Wing Pilot
  • #12 Greedo
  • #13 R5-D4
  • #14 Hammerhead
  • #15 Snaggletooth
  • #16 Death Star Droid
  • #17 Walrus Man

Darth Vader

Ongoing Series; February 2015

  • #1 Darth Vader

Princess Leia

5-Issue Miniseries; March 2015

  • #1 Princess Leia Organa

Lando

5-Issue Miniseries; July 2015

  • #1 Lando Calrissian

Vader Down

One-Shot; November 2015

  • #1 “Cardback” [Midtown Comics & Forbidden Planet Shared Exclusive]
  • #1 “3-Pack Mailer” [Wonderworld Comics Exclusive]

Obi-Wan & Anakin

5-Issue Miniseries; January 2016

  • #1 Anakin Skywalker

Star Wars Special: C-3PO (Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens) 

One-Shot; March 2016

  • #1 See-Threepio (C-3PO)

Poe Dameron

Ongoing Series; April 2016

  • #1 Poe Dameron: X-Wing Pilot
  • #1 Poe Dameron: X-Wing Pilot Black & White [JohnTylerChristopher.com Exclusive]

Marvel Star Wars comics yet to feature Action Figure Cover Variants:

  • Kanan: The Last Padawan #1-5/Kanan #6-present; Ongoing Series; April 2015
  • Shattered Empire (Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens); 4-Issue Miniseries; September 2015
  • Chewbacca; 5-Issue Miniseries; October 2015
  • Star Wars Annual; One-Shot; December 2015
  • Darth Vader Annual; One-Shot; December 2015
  • Han Solo; 5-Issue Miniseries; June 2016