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Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith #10

Published January 10th, 2018


The Dying Light #4 is the tenth issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith, set in the prequel era. It was published on January 10, 2018 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

Vader’s showdown with Jocasta Nu comes to a startling conclusion!
What secret information has the Jedi librarian risked her life to protect?
And can she stop Vader from getting it?

Creative Team

Publishing Team


Opening Crawl

Part IV

The Galactic Empire’s reign has just begun. Darth Vader, secret Sith apprentice to Emperor Palpatine, has been tasked with leading the Inquisitiorius – a group of former Jedi turned to the dark side, now assigned to hunt down and kill the few surviving members of the former Order.

One such survivor is Jocasta Nu, former Lead Archivist of the Jedi Order. She has built a school of the Force on a hidden, faraway world, and intends to use it to teach a new generation of Jedi. But the school requires students, and so Jocasta infiltrated the ruins of the former Jedi Temple on the Imperial capital world of Coruscant, seeking a secret datafile with records of all known Force-sensitive children in the galaxy.

Jocasta obtained the datafile from its hiding place – a secret cache of ancient Force-related weapons deep inside the Temple. But before she could flee to safety, Darth Vader appeared before her….