Darth Maul 001 Cover

Darth Maul #1

Published February 1st, 2017


Darth Maul #1 is the first issue of the canon comic book series Darth Maul, set in the prequel era. It was published on February 01, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesDarth Maul
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date02/01/2017
  • Episode Number#1

Publisher's Summary

Bred on hate, fear, and anger…steeped in the ways of darkness…and trained to kill. Darth Maul’s time as apprentice to Darth Sidious has long been cloaked in shadows, but at last we will reveal his tale of revenge. From writer Cullen Bunn and artist Luke Ross comes a tale of rage unleashed as Darth Maul prepares for his first encounter with the Jedi.

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Opening Crawl

Book I, Part I

In the shadows, an ancient enemy stirs. The Sith-practitioners of the dark side of the Force long thought destroyed – secretly work to undermine and eventually overthrow the Jedi Order, the guardians of peace and justice in the galaxy.

Two members of the Sith order – Darth Sidious and his apprentice Darth Maul – secretly await their moment to strike. But while Sidious plans an intricate series of deceptions and machinations, Maul grows restless.

The moment of revenge is close at hand, and he is unwilling to wait much longer…