Doctor Aphra 036 Cover

Doctor Aphra #36

Published September 18th, 2019


Unspeakable Rebel Superweapon #5 is the thirty-sixth issue of the canon comic book series Doctor Aphra (2016), set in the classic era. It was published on September 18, 2019 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary


The sinister propagandists of the COALITION FOR PROGRESS keep a vast gallery of the EMPIRE’S priceless victory trophies – and notorious thief DOCTOR APHRA just got in…
But she won’t get the chance to pinch anything. She’s here to be initiated into the web of secret schemes she’s unwittingly tangled herself in. Can you say “coup”?
(IF yes: don’t. Round here, there’s always someone listening…)

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Opening Crawl

Part V

Rogue archaeologist Doctor Aphra is known across the galaxy as a brilliant scientist as well as a thief and obtainer of ancient valuable artifacts – which has earned her the ire of both the Rebellion and Empire.

After Imperial Minister Pitina Voor placed a bounty on her head and her sidekick, Vulaada, Aphra offered the ancient Jedi weapon called the FARKILLER to the Empire in exchange for her protection, ruining the rebels’ plan to use the rifle to assassinate the Emperor and end the war.

Now guests in Voor’s headquarters, Aphra and Vulaada have been shocked to discover that Voor herself has been planning to overthrow the Emperor herself….