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Poe Dameron #17

Published July 19th, 2017


War Stories #1 is the seventeenth issue of the canon comic book series Poe Dameron, set in the sequel era. It was published on July 19, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesPoe Dameron
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date07/19/2017
  • Episode Number#17
  • Story ArcsWar Stories

Publisher's Summary

Black Squadron is back in action!
And this time they’re on the lookout for some new recruits for the Resistance!
Poe Dameron’s first encounter? Turns out to be a mysterious person from Jess Pava’s past…

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Publishing Team


Opening Crawl

Part I

It is a time of uncertainty in the galaxy. Standing against the oppression of the First Order is General Organa’s Resistance, including Poe Dameron and his team of pilots – Black Squadron.

Crime lord Terex has been recently defeated by Black Squadron and taken captive by Commander Malarus of the First Order, his former employers. Malarus has placed a device in Terex’s brain to render him servile and is using him to target the Resistance’s supply chain.

Against all odds, Black Squadron has acquired a fuel shipment from a First Order convoy. In response, Commander Malarus has been commanded to destroy Poe Dameron and crew at any cost. Meanwhile, a new problem looms for Leia Organa’s Resistance….