Darth Vader Annual 001 Cover

Darth Vader Annual #1 (2015)

Published December 16th, 2015

About the Issue

Darth Vader Annual #1 (2015) is the first issue of the canon comic book serie Darth Vader published by Marvel Comics. It was released on December 16, 2015.


Publisher's Summary

The planet Shu-Torun has gone against the will of the Empire.
It’s time for Vader to bring them in line.
A great, evil jumping-on point for fans of the Dark Lord!

Creative Team

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Opening Crawl


It is a time of unrest. After the fall of the Republic, the Galactic Empire took over with an iron fist. Yet the Empire does not stand unchallenged as the rebels continue to fight back.The destruction of the Death Star has ignited faith that the Rebellion will prevail, but the Emperor is determined to eliminate any and all threats. As more and more planets fall under Imperial control, Lord Vader travels to Shu-Torun with a message to reinforce their cooperation....