Doctor Aphra 2020 021 Cover

Doctor Aphra (2020) #21

Published June 29th, 2022


Doctor Aphra (2020) #21 is the twenty-first issue of the canon comic book series Doctor Aphra (2020), set in the classic era. It was published on June 29, 2022 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesDoctor Aphra (2020)
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date06/29/2022
  • Episode Number#21

Publisher's Summary


The SPARK ETERNAL corrupts everything it touches, and DOCTOR APHRA is no exception!
Face-to-face with an ancient, malevolent presence, SANA STARROS will have to make a choice…
Can she save Aphra? Can she even save herself?

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Opening Crawl


The race is on for Ascendant tech!

Rogue archeologist Doctor Aphra and smuggler Sana Starros have been tasked with collecting ancient Ascendant tech by Domina Tagge.

Having made their way to Bar’leth University separately, Kho Phon Farrus, Aphra and Sana engaged in a lively discussion with their old professor, Sava Nos, about the Spark Eternal: A piece of tech that can grant tremendous Sith-like power.

While trying to take the Spark for herself, Aphra is possessed by it, and now she is something else entirely….