DARTH VADER ANNUAL 2
The Republic is overthrown and the Jedi defeated. Emperor Palpatine, Dark Lord of the Sith, rules the galaxy with an iron fist.
Order and security is bloodily maintained by Palpatine’s apprentice, the fearsome Darth Vader, whose fall to the dark side of the Force and defeat at the hands of Obi-Wan Kenobi leave him confined to a suit of cybernetic armor to preserve his life.
Now, Vader lives only to serve his master’s Empire — but he isn’t Palpatine’s only weapon. The Emperor has many loyal servants, such as Governor Wilhuff Tarkin, whose plans to safeguard the New Order could threaten even Darth Vader’s powerful position….