Darth Vader 025 Cover

End of Games #6

Published October 12th, 2016


Vader #25 is the twenty-fifth issue of the canon comic book series Darth Vader. It was published on October 12, 2016 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesDarth Vader
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date10/12/2016
  • Episode Number#25
  • Story ArcsEnd of Games

Publisher's Summary

It has all built up to this! Vader’s trials against Cylo’s creations! His machinations against the Emperor! His covert missions with Doctor Aphra and her murderous droids! All comes to fruition in an oversized 40-page issue by the stellar team of Kieron Gillen and Salvador Larroca! You won’t want to miss this ending!

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Opening Crawl

Book IV, Part VI

It is a time of rebuilding for the Empire. After the destruction of the Death Star, Darth Vader is atoning for his failure by destroying all who would oppose the Empire.

The droids Triple-Zero and Beetee have been sent to capture Vader’s secret ally, Dr. Aphra—but taking advantage of their programming, she changes their directive. Choosing not to make her escape, Aphra goes to confront Emperor Palpatine.

Meanwhile, Vader tracks down the traitorous scientist Cylo to end things once and for all. Though Cylo activates the kill switch for the Sith Lord’s cybernetic suit, Vader uses the Force to overcome his control. But far more stands in Vader’s way before his mission is complete….