Darth Vader 024 Cover

Darth Vader #24

Published August 10th, 2016


End of Games #5 is the twenty-fourth issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader (2015), set in the classic era. It was published on August 10, 2016 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

Vader is lost in his inner mindscape, lost in visions of the Force!
Is he truly more machine now than man?
Or can he fight his way back from the brink?

Creative Team

Publishing Team


Opening Crawl

Book IV, Part V

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

The droids Triple-Zero and Beetee have been sent to capture Vader’s secret ally, Dr. Aphra—but taking advantage of their programming, she changes their protocol to help her escape. Just as they are about to steal a ship to freedom, however, Aphra comes up with a new plan.

Meanwhile, Vader has tracked down the traitorous scientist, Cylo, to end things once and for all. That is, until Cylo reveals his secret weapon: the kill switch that controls the Sith Lord’s life-giving cybernetic suit….