Star Wars 014 Cover

Star Wars #14

Published January 6th, 2016


Vader Down #5 is the fourteenth issue of the canon comic book series Star Wars (2015), Vader Down, Darth Vader (2015), set in the classic era. It was published on January 06, 2016 by Marvel Comics.



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Marvel’s first Star Wars event continues!

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Opening Crawl

Part V

It is a period of unrest. Darth Vader has tracked his son, the rebel pilot Luke Skywalker, to the planet Vrogas Vas. The pair crash-landed, only to be stranded planetside and faced with new enemies.

Han Solo, Chewbacca, and R2-D2 successfully rescued Luke from Dr. Aphra and her droids, 0-0-0 and BT-1, but had little time to retreat before the Wookiee Black Krrsantan intervened.

Elsewhere, Princess Leia’s search for Darth Vader brought her face-to-face with the Sith Lord. Ordering all surviving rebel pilots to attack with full force, she called for a strike that could end her as quickly as it could Vader.

As the rebels rushed in, Luke rushed to rescue the Princess from certain death. Meanwhile, Commander Karbin has arrived, changing the fate of this rebel attack….