Doctor Aphra #23
Published August 22nd, 2018
The Catastrophe Con #4 is the twenty-third issue of the canon comic book series Doctor Aphra (2016), set in the classic era. It was published on August 22, 2018 by Marvel Comics.
- TypeComic book
- SeriesDoctor Aphra (2016)
- Release StatusReleased
- Release Date08/22/2018
- Episode Number#23
- Story ArcsThe Catastrophe Con
GOOD NEWS: THE IMPERIALS HAVE ABANDONED ACCRESKER JAIL. BAD NEWS: FIRST THEY SHOT IT AT A REBEL PLANET.
For unscrupulous inmate DOCTOR APHRA, accompanied by former flame SANA STARROS and current flame INSPECTOR TOLVAN…
…chances to escape are dwindling fast. Good thing Aphra’s not distracted by an expensive relic, right?
- WriterSi Spurrier
- EditorMark Paniccia
- PublisherMarvel Comics
- Cover artistAshley Witter
- InkerMarc Deering
- ColoristJavier Tartaglia
- PencillerKev Walker
- LettererVc Joe Caramagna
THE CATASTROPHE CON
Doctor Aphra’s escape from Accresker Jail was thwarted when current lover Magna Tolvan’s rescue became a battle against Aphra’s ex Sana Starros, herself on a rebel mission to kidnap the doctor.
Aphra’s greed for an ancient artifact has likewise caused chaos: the treasuer is guarded by a swarm of mysteriously Force-powered deadly spores. Under Imperial interrogation she has revealed their existence in an attempt to keep her darkest secret: knowledge of Darth Vader’s plot to supplant the Emperor.
Fearing contagion, the Empire has abandoned the floating jail — now on a collision course with an inhabited planet! Meanwhile, enemies with scores to settle from Aphra’s past, like the murderous droid Triple-Zero and the vigilante Tam Posla, close in….