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Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith #2

Published June 21st, 2017


The Chosen One #2 is the second issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith, set in the prequel era. It was published on June 21, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

The most fearsome villain of all time returns with an all-new series! When Anakin Skywalker fell, both to the pull of the dark side and to the blade of Obi-Wan Kenobi, he rose back up, more machine than man. Having lost everything that was once dear to him, the former Chosen One must take his first steps to a darker world… as Darth Vader, Dark Lord of the Sith! Join Vader as he learns a new way — the way of Darth Sidious and his newly formed Empire… the way of the dark side.

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Opening Crawl

Part II

The Clone Wars are over. The Jedi are defeated. Palpatine has become Emperor, finally in position to bend the galaxy to his will through the power of the Sith.

Jedi Knight Anakin Skywalker has fallen to the dark side of the Force. Swayed by Palpatine’s promise to help prevent the death of his pregnant wife Padmé, Skywalker betrayed the Jedi and became the Sith Lord Darth Vader. His wife died nonetheless.

Palpatine has ordered Vader to locate a surviving Jedi, take their lightsaber, and corrupt the kyber crystal within. But finding a Jedi won’t be easy as the Sith Lords have purged their kind from the galaxy….