Darth Maul 004 Cover

Darth Maul #4

Published June 21st, 2017


Darth Maul #4 is the fourth issue of the canon comic book series Darth Maul, set in the prequel era. It was published on June 21, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesDarth Maul
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date06/21/2017
  • Episode Number#4

Publisher's Summary

Darth Maul and his crew of bounty hunters have captured Eldra, the hunted Jedi Padawan!
But Xev Xrexus will not give up her prize without a fight.
There’s a new bounty out…and the reward for whoever defeats Maul and captures the Padawan is worth dying for.
Not to mention, Eldra isn’t leaving without a fight, either…

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Opening Crawl

Book I, Part IV

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 an auction to purchase the Padawan.

Sith apprentice Darth Maul has infiltrated the auction against the will of his Master, the mysterious Darth Sidious. With a group of bounty hunters—including Cad Bane and Aurra Sing—Maul plans on kidnapping the Padawan and killing her in order to satiate his desire for vengeance against the Jedi.

Though the kidnapping proceeds successfully, Maul is baited by the Padawan, who claims to be his equal and demands a fair fight. Their potential duel is cut short when Xrexus, having discovered the theft, has their vessel shot down—and invites the disappointed crime bosses from the auction to hunt them for sport….