Darth Vader 2020 027 Cover

Darth Vader (2020) #27

Published September 21st, 2022


Darth Vader (2020) #27 is the twenty-seventh issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader (2020), set in the classic era. It was published on September 21, 2022 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesDarth Vader (2020)
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date09/21/2022
  • Episode Number#27

Publisher's Summary

The alliance between Darth Vader and Sabé has always seemed destined for disaster.
After all, how long can the Dark Lord of the Sith and the idealistic handmaiden of Padmé Amidala find common ground?
So as Vader and Sabé enter the final battle against a corrupt Imperial governor, something’s going to break.
Will it be Vader’s cold resolve or Sabé’s true heart? And how long until Ochi of Bestoon finally makes his move?

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Opening Crawl


After hearing the plight of Kitster and Wald’s community, Darth Vader and Sabé launched an attack on Governor Tauntaza, a corrupt operative of Crimson Dawn.

Driven back by their pursuit, Governor Tauntaza fled to her fortress concealed within an artificial sandstorm. While Darth Vader boarded Tauntaza’s starship and made contact with his own, Sabé was left to the mercy of the deadly storm.

Haunted by losses in his past, Darth Vader refused to abandon Sabé. Before ordering his command ship to destroy Tauntaza’s fortress, Darth Vader rushed into the storm and rescued his ally….