Chewbacca 005 Cover

Chewbacca #5

Published December 30th, 2015


Chewbacca #5 is the fifth issue of the canon comic book series Chewbacca, set in the classic era. It was published on December 30, 2015 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesChewbacca
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date12/30/2015
  • Episode Number#5

Publisher's Summary

Chewbacca & Zarro face their final challenge…the coming of the Empire!
But No Wookiee, No Cry—they’re up for it!
This is one walking carpet who’s not going to be stepped on!

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Publishing Team


Opening Crawl

Part V

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, put aside his own personal mission to help a young hero named Zarro.

Together, Zarro and Chewbacca rescued several captives from an opportunistic gangster named Jaum who had taken over Andelm IV and was selling natural resources to the evil Galactic Empire. But right before Jaum made his escape on an Imperial Star Destroyer, the pair loaded a droid with explosives onto the ship in an attempt to put an end to Jaum and wound the Empire.

All was going according to Zarro’s plan when suddenly both she and Chewie found themselves captured by Imperials and sent up to the very same Star Destroyer….