Darth Vader 021 Cover

Darth Vader #21

Published June 8th, 2016


End of Games #2 is the twenty-first issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader (2015), set in the classic era. It was published on June 08, 2016 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

Vader takes on Cylo and his cybernetic operatives.
The Executor moves closer to completion in time for its launch.
Meanwhile—the murderbots take on their “master”.

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Opening Crawl

Book IV, Part I

It is a time of rebuilding for the Empire. After the destruction of the Death Star, Darth Vader is atoning for his failures by destroying all who would oppose the Empire

Vader has been able to redeem himself in the eyes of his master, Emperor Palpatine. As a result, the Emperor has tasked the Dark Lord with the capture of Cylo, a scientist turned traitor, and Vader’s former rival.

Before embarking on his newest mission, Vader has met with Inspector Thanoth regarding the location of Vader’s secret ally, Dr. Aphra. With her whereabouts procured and the inspector silenced, Vader orders the droids Triple-Zero and Beetee to retrieve and deliver her to The Executor. Now, Vader’s hunt for the traitorous Cylo begins….