Doctor Aphra 007 Cover

Doctor Aphra #7

Published May 31st, 2017


The Screaming Citadel #3 is the seventh issue of the canon comic book series Doctor Aphra (2016), The Screaming Citadel, Star Wars (2015), set in the classic era. It was published on May 31, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

The Queen’s parasites are spreading.
Things don’t look good for Han.

Creative Team

Publishing Team


Opening Crawl

Book I, Part III

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

Rogue archaeologist Aphra is joined by young Rebel pilot Luke Skywalker at the Citadel of Ktath’atn – the Screaming Citadel – hoping to impress the Queen, who is able to activate an artifact with the consciousness of an ancient Jedi inside.

But Luke and Aphra soon discover that she intends to capture and control them. Outnumbered, the situation is dire–until rebels Princess Leia, Han Solo and Sara Stannos arrive to even the odds….