Dark Horse Comics revealed at C2E2 a new upcoming Star Wars series, Agent of the Empire, by John Ostrander. Set during the time of the Galactic Empire, prior to the events of Episode IV A New Hope, the new series focuses on an Imperial intelligence agent whose undercover assignments take him across the galaxy to exotic locales, filled with danger and intrigue. Ostrander describes it as Star Wars, with a touch of James Bond and the Bourne series.
Keep checking DarkHorse.com and StarWars.com as more information about this series comes to light. The series is scheduled for a December release.