Darth Vader Dark Lord Sith 008 Cover

Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith #8

Published November 15th, 2017


The Dying Light #2 is the eighth issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader: Dark Lord of the Sith, set in the prequel era. It was published on November 15, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary


Vader and the Inquisitorius set their 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 II

The fledgling Galactic Empire has only just begun across the galaxy. Darth Vader, Emperor Palpatine’s Sith apprentice, struggles to come into his own in his new role.

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 Inquisitors, a group of former Jedi fallen to the dark side.

The Sith Emperor has given Vader and his new team of Inquisitors the mission of hunting down Jedi archivist Jocasta Nu. Little do they know she is aware of their plan and has a mission all her own….