— by SEAN GERSKI —
When I was younger, I tried to read the “Star Wars” novels, but quite honestly, they began to release them faster than I could read them and I just sort of stopped.
Since then, they have printed nearly too many to count — but this month, they have done something new.
On Oct. 13, they released “Star Wars: Death Troopers,” the first-ever Star Wars horror novel.
In the book, a deadly virus turns its victims into the vicious undead when an Imperial prison barge breaks down in deep space with its load of prisoners — criminals and murderers, human and non-human.
And to honor the occasion, 5ive by 5ive Studios has crafted this excellent trailer for the book:
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