Darth Vader 012 Cover

Darth Vader #12

Published November 11th, 2015


Shadows and Secrets #6 is the twelfth issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader (2015), set in the classic era. It was published on November 11, 2015 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

Vader’s machinations have him painted into a corner…
…but no one puts Vader in a corner.
The hit series’ second arc concludes here!

Creative Team

Publishing Team


Opening Crawl

Book II, Part VI

It is a time of unrest. After the Death Star was destroyed by an X-wing pilot, the Sith Lord DARTH VADER has been eager to track down the Force-strong rebel responsible.

Vader’s adjutant Inspector Thanoth located THE ANTE, an information broker he suspects has crucial knowledge regarding stolen Imperial credits. Droid archaeologist DR. APHRA to the The Ante first and buys from him the location of Luke Skywalker, the pilot responsible for the Death Star’s demolition.

Darth Vader and Thanoth arrive just in time to discover that Aphra is the one who stole the mission’s credits. They also manage to get the location of the Plasma Devils from The Ante before the information broker is killed. Aphra nearly escapes, but Darth Vader and Thanoth now have her cornered….