It is a time of instability in the galaxy as rebel forces fight the Galactic Empire for freedom. But instability can lead to opportunity for those with the know-how and lack of scruples to let them take advantage of it.
Rogue archaeologist and scoundrel Doctor Chelli Aphra would typically be one such individual. Unfortunately, she's been blackmailed into the servitude of the psychotic droid crime lord Triple-Zero - most recently to steal his old memories from the Tarkin Initiative.
However, in order to do so, Aphra has had to come up with her most daring plan yet....