Poe Dameron 030 Cover

Poe Dameron #30

Published August 15th, 2018


The Awakening #5 is the thirtieth issue of the canon comic book series Poe Dameron, set in the sequel era. It was published on August 15, 2018 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesPoe Dameron
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date08/15/2018
  • Episode Number#30
  • Story ArcsThe Awakening

Publisher's Summary

AWAKENINGS, PART FIVE BLACK SQUADRON had its own mission during the events of THE LAST JEDI, a desperate trek across the galaxy to find aid for THE RESISTANCE, all without the help of their fearless leader, POE DAMERON. This is the beginning of the end.

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Opening Crawl

Part V

The Resistance has barely escaped total destruction at the hands of the evil First Order following the Battle of Crait. The remnants of Leia Organa’s band of rebels, including famed pilot Poe Dameron, now flee through hyperspace aboard the Millennium Falcon.

Poe has finally received word from the missing team members of Black Squadron who have been tasked by Leia herself with recruiting new allies for their cause.

But Black Squadron’s transmission is incomplete and Poe fears the worst after learning of their mission failure on Pastoria. Black Squadron, Poe’s closest firends, could be in serious trouble….