It is a period of renewed hope for the galaxy. After accidentally crash-landing his ship on the Outer Rim planet Andelm-IV, CHEWBACCA, fearless warrior son of Kashyyyk, has put aside his own personal mission to help a young hero named ZARRO.
An opportunistic gangster named JAUM has taken over Andelm-IV, enslaving the people – including Zarro's father Arrax – and selling natural resources to the dreaded Galactic Empire. Zarro planned a distraction and allowed herself to be captured by Jaum's men so that Chewie could rescue her father and the other prisoners.
After what seemed like a successful run, Chewbacca stayed behind in the caverns to ensure the prisoners' safe escape – only to find himself caught in an explosive trap set by Jaum himself....