Darth Vader 2020 021 Cover

Darth Vader (2020) #21

Published March 23rd, 2022


Darth Vader (2020) #21 is the twenty-first issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader (2020), set in the classic era. It was published on March 23, 2022 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesDarth Vader (2020)
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date03/23/2022
  • Episode Number#21

Publisher's Summary

THE RETURN OF THE HANDMAIDEN! A figure terrifyingly close to VADER’S dark heart returns – but with a shocking new allegiance that threatens total chaos! The band of heroes who have bound themselves to Vader’s cause finally learn the true nature of their new lord. And how long can OCHI OF BESTOON keep his desperate secret?

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Opening Crawl


Darth Vader has uncovered that Crimson Dawn has infiltrated all areas of the galaxy, including members of the Empire.

But chaos is afoot, as Ochi of Bestoon seems to be loyal to Crimson Dawn and is leading Vader astray.

Meanwhile, Sabé is inching closer to Darth Vader….