New International Solo: A Star Wars Story Posters Released

A new set of International character posters have released for Solo: A Star Wars Story, and they’re slightly altered from the original batch of character posters we got in February. Most notably is the visual change, which may have been made due to allegations that Disney ripped off the style of these posters from a French artist’s campaign for Sony music. Now instead of the characters bleeding through their names, you just see the full character portrait. As Geek Tyrant points out, they’re not wielding weapons like they did in the first round of character posters, so this may be a reaction to the push for gun control after the Parkland shooting.

Regardless of the reason for the changes, the new Solo character posters still maintain their western feel, and I dig the vibrant splashes of color. You can check out the new posters below.

Solo: A Star Wars Story hits theaters on May 25, 2018.

About Solo: Star Wars Story

Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new adventure with the most beloved scoundrel in the galaxy. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo befriends his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and meets the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian, in a journey that will set the course of one of the Star Wars saga’s most unlikely heroes.

“Making you a better geek, one post at a time!”

Tags : Solo: A Star Wars Story
Matt Heywood

The author Matt Heywood

Matt Heywood is the founder and EIC of where he strives to make you a better geek, one post at a time! When he’s not scouring the Internet for interesting nuggets of awesomeness he can be found in his secret lair enjoying the latest and greatest video games, taking pictures of toys, or talking Star Wars on EB’s Star Wars Time podcast show.