Darth Vader Dark Lord Sith 017 Cover

Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith #17

Published June 13th, 2018


Burning Seas #5 is the seventeenth issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith, set in the prequel era. It was published on June 13, 2018 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

As the remnants of the Mon Cala resistance crumble into the seas, Vader and his Inquisitors finally confront the Jedi survivor at its core. The seas will weep…

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Opening Crawl

Part V

The water world of Mon Cala is in open rebellion! After suffering a string of defeats against the Mon Calamari, Governor Tarkin devises a plan to end the fight by sending Darth Vader to capture their king, Lee-Char!

Meanwhile, Vader’s Inquisitors corner Lee-Char’s advisors, Jedi Knight Ferren Barr and his last disciple, Verla, deep below the surface of the planet.

Trapped and with nowhere else to run, Barr reveals a dark secret about the role the clones played in overthrowing the Jedi. A secret that might be their only hope of survival….