Doctor Aphra 009 Cover

Doctor Aphra #9

Published July 12th, 2017

About the Issue

Doctor Aphra #9 is the ninth issue of the canon comic book serie Doctor Aphra published by Marvel Comics. It was released on July 12, 2017.


Publisher's Summary

Aphra’s back with a brand-new plan that’s guaranteed to pay!
There’s just one teensy problem…
It involves surrounding herself by some of the galaxy’s biggest baddies.
And they don’t like Aphra’s tricks!

Creative Team

Publishing Team


Opening Crawl


It is a period of opportunity. In a galaxy oppressed by Imperial forces, there is little hope for the future. But for those operating on the fringes, there is potential for profit.Rogue archaeologist Chelli Aphra briefly teamed up with Luke Skywalker and his friends to reactivate the Rur Crystal, an artifact with the consciousness of an ancient Jedi. But when that endeavor led to them escaping only due to Luke's affinity with the Force, they decide it's best to go their separate ways.Now, still in possession of the newly-reactivated Rur crystal, it's time to get back what Aphra does best: Get rich or die trying....