Darth Vader Dark Lord Sith 007 Cover

Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith #7

Published November 1st, 2017


The Dying Light #1 is the seventh issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith, set in the prequel era. It was published on November 01, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary


As Vader takes his place in command of the Emperor’s secret Inquisitorius Program, he sets his sights on one of the most dangerous Jedi remaining alive…and it’s not who you’d expect.

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Opening Crawl

Part I

The fledgling Empire has only just begun across the galaxy. As Emperor Palpatine firms up his grip on the reins of rulership, it falls to those under him to make sure the transition goes smoothly.

Lord Darth Vader, Palpatine’s Sith apprentice, struggles to come into his own in this new Empire. Formerly a Jedi Knight known as Anakin Skywalker, Vader betrayed the Jedi Order and took the lead in their slaughter.

Now, Vader has been put in charge of the Inquisitorious, a group of former Jedi fallen to the dark side. Their mission: continue what Vader began and wipe out the remaining Jedi who have thus far evaded capture…