Kanan 008 Cover

First Blood #2 – The Towers of the Temple

Published November 18th, 2015

About the Issue

Kanan #8 is the eighth issue of the canon comic book serie Kanan published by Marvel Comics. It was released on November 18, 2015.


  • Series Kanan
  • Status Released
  • Release Date 11/18/2015
  • Issue Number #8
  • Number of pages 32 page(s)
  • Story Arc(s)

Publisher's Summary

Young Caleb Dume has not yet been to war…
…But now, the Jedi Temple is under attack!
Can a Padawan really make a difference?

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Opening Crawl


It is an era of betrayal. The Republic has fallen after the elimination of the Jedi Order, and Emperor Palpatine firmly rules the galaxy with an iron fist.Rebels have banded together to fight back. Among them is former Jedi Padawan Caleb Dume, who presently calls himself KANAN JARRUS. In his search for his ex-partner, Kanan is stabbed and falls unconscious, remembering his past as a Padawan.Caleb recalls Master Billaba, who on her mission against General Grievous led a battalion that suffered ninety percent casualties. Worried she is damaged goods, Billaba confides in Caleb her doubts about ever leading a command again. Their conversation comes to a screeching halt when an explosion rings through the Jedi Temple....