Doctor Aphra 003 Cover

Doctor Aphra #3

Published January 18th, 2017


Doctor Aphra #3 is the third issue of the canon comic book series Doctor Aphra (2016), set in the classic era. It was published on January 18, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

Aphra’s hunt for the Ordu Aspectu has led to the last place she wants to be…
…an Imperial encampment!
The good doctor, her deadly droids and her Wookiee companion are in for trouble…

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Publishing Team


Opening Crawl

Book I, Part III

It is a period of opportunity. In a galaxy oppressed by the cruelty of Imperial forces, there is little hope for the future. But for those used to operating on the fringes, there is much potential for profit.

Rogue archaegologist Aphra is back to doing what she does best: locating and liberating rare artifacts. By her side are a pair of homicidal droids and Wookiee bounty hunter Black Krrsantan, looking to collect on Aphra’s debts.

Aphra’s plans are suspended when her doctorate is temporarily revoked–on a tip-off from her estranged father. Now, in order to regain her stature, Aphra is forced to go along on his foolish search for a spiritual sect on an isolated moon. But when they arrive, enlightenment is nowhere to be found–instead, the moon is crawling with Imperial forces…