Darth Vader 2020 026 Cover

Darth Vader (2020) #26

Published August 24th, 2022


Darth Vader (2020) #26 is the twenty-sixth issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader (2020), set in the classic era. It was published on August 24, 2022 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesDarth Vader (2020)
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date08/24/2022
  • Episode Number#26

Publisher's Summary


We all know about Anakin Skywalker’s aversion to finely ground particulate matter.
But what does sand mean to the Dark Lord of the Sith?
When Sabé, Vader’s unlikely new ally, goes missing, Vader must confront his own dark heart in the maelstrom of a terrible sandstorm – while tapping into one of his earliest skills in a wildly unexpected way!

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Opening Crawl


After listening to the plight of Kitster and Wald’s community, Darth Vader and Sabé launched an attack against the corrupt Governor Tauntaza, who has been working with Crimson Dawn.

The governor has eluded Darth Vader’s grasp twice, escaping to a fortress concealed within an artificial sandstorm.

Outraged by this failure, Darth Vader ordered his command ship to target the governor’s flagship should he fail to capture her the third time….