Some time has passed since the ascension of Emperor Palpatine, the formation of his great Galactic Empire, and the descent of former Jedi Knight Anakin Skywalker into his new form as twisted half-man, half-machine Darth Vader — Sith apprentice to Palpatine.
Few Jedi remain in the galaxy as Vader and his Inquisitors have hunted the few survivors of Palpatine's Order 66. But a threat has risen to the Emperor's still-new, still vulnerable regime, and Vader and his team are sent to the Outer Rim to handle it.
Now, a mysterious being is advising the great King Lee-Char of Mon Cala. The great Galactic Empire will no longer tolerate the defiance of the oceanic planet....