Darth Maul 003 Cover

Darth Maul #3

Published April 26th, 2017


Darth Maul #3 is the third issue of the canon comic book series Darth Maul, set in the prequel era. It was published on April 26, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesDarth Maul
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date04/26/2017
  • Episode Number#3

Publisher's Summary

An evil crime syndicate is auctioning off a Jedi Padawan
…that Darth Maul plans to take—and kill—for his own.
Featuring: a band of bounty hunters including Cad Bane and Aurra Sing!’

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Opening Crawl

Book I, Part III

Jedi Padawan Eldra Kaitis is the prisoner of profiteering gangster Xev Xrexus. Xrexus has gathered the most dangerous crime bosses in the galaxy to participate in a nefarious auction to purchase the Padawan.

Little does Xrexus know, Sith apprentice Darth Maul has infiltrated the auction. With a group of bounty hunters – including Cad Bane and Aurra Sing – Maul plans on purchasing or kidnapping the Padawan. Maul plans on kidnapping the Padawan, and then killing her, in order to satiate his desire for vengeance against the Jedi.

But Maul’s Master – the mysterious Darth Sidious – has forbidden Maul from interacting with the Jedi. Maul operates in secrecy, knowing that he will face severe punishment if Sidious discovers his disobedience….