THE SHADOW IN THE FIRE
In his hunt for Governor Tauntaza, a corrupt operative of Crimson Dawn, Darth Vader refused to abandon his agent, Commander Sabé, the former handmaiden Padmé Amidala. Upon rescuing her, Darth Vader bombarded the governor’s fortress.
When blasts from the ”Executor” proved ineffective, Darth Vader singlehandedly breached the fortress and dueled an armorer Tauntaza. Wounded in battle, Vader laid helpless as Tauntaza escaped. Sabé contemplated finishing Darth Vader off, but chose to honor Padmé and rescued her wounded ally.
Though their target escaped, recovered data revealed the architect behind Tauntaza, the Emperor himself….