Darth Vader 2020 036 Cover

Darth Vader (2020) #36

Published July 12th, 2023


Darth Vader (2020) #36 is the thirty-sixth issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader (2020), set in the classic era. It was published on July 12, 2023 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesDarth Vader (2020)
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date07/12/2023
  • Episode Number#36

Publisher's Summary


With his Force powers still out of control, Darth Vader’s more powerful and vulnerable than ever before…
Which makes this the perfect time for him to be BETRAYED by one of his most trusted associates (and astoundingly, it’s not APHRA or OCHI)!
Featuring the return of TRIPLE-ZERO and BEE TEE – and the deadliest team up of droids Vader has ever faced!

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Opening Crawl


After the Fermata Cage caused Darth Vader to lose control of the Force to waver, he tracked down Doctor Aphra to help him retrieve the ancient Zaly Shield: a weapon made of kyberite that can help Force users focuvs their energies.

Meanwhile, a gathering of droids who have been wronged by Darth Vader in the past have gathered and are prepared to take him on….