Darth Vader 2020 029 Cover

Darth Vader (2020) #29

Published November 30th, 2022


Darth Vader (2020) #29 is the twenty-ninth issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader (2020), set in the classic era. It was published on November 30, 2022 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesDarth Vader (2020)
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date11/30/2022
  • Episode Number#29

Publisher's Summary

TECHNO (RE)UNION! Three decades ago, Anakin Skywalker slaughtered Wat Tambor, leader of the Techno Union, along with the rest of the Separatist leaders by the command of the Emperor. So who is the pirate JUL TAMBOR, what is he planning on Skako Minor, and what will the Handmaiden, who now stands at Vader’s side, do when it’s her job to choose if Jul lives or dies? Also, which Handmaiden is this? And will this new adventure fulfill Sabé’s dream of derailing Vader’s journey to the dark side – or simply complete it?

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Opening Crawl


After their failed mission to bring Governor Tauntaza, a corrupt operative of Crimson Dawn, to justice, Darth Vader and Sabé, the former handmaiden of Padmé Amidala, traveled to Coruscant for an auidence with the Emperor.

The Emperor tested Sabé, deeming her worthy to serve as a commander for Darth Vader. The Emperor them ordered Darth Vader to quell an uprising on Skako Minor led by Jul Tambor. Darth Vader sent Sabé to assassinate Jul Tambor alone as yet another test of her conviction.

On Naboo, Sabé’s fellow handmaidens apprehended the assassin Ochi of Bestoon. The group interrogated Ochi, seeking to liberate their companion from the Empire’s grasp or put an end to her desecration of Padmé’s memory….