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Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith #3

Published July 12th, 2017


The Chosen One #3 is the third issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith, set in the prequel era. It was published on July 12, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

Vader sets his sights on a Jedi who’s avoided Order 66…
…a Jedi Master who’s long lived in seclusion…
…a Jedi more powerful than any Vader has faced before…

Creative Team

Publishing Team


Opening Crawl

Part III

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

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

Under orders by Palpatine to locate a surviving Jedi and corrupt the kyber crystal within their lightsaber, Vader invaded an old Jedi way station and accessed the archives to search for any possible survivors of the Jedi purge. Now, Vader is headed toward Jedi Master Kirak Infil’a, one of the last remaining relics of the Jedi Order….