Star Wars 2020 002 Cover

Star Wars (2020) #2

Published January 29th, 2020

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Star Wars (2020) #2 is the second issue of the canon comic book series Star Wars (2020), set in the classic era. It was published on January 29, 2020 by Marvel Comics.

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“No…I am your father.”

“In the wake of the events following The Empire Strikes Back, it is a dark time for the heroes of the Rebellion. The Rebel fleet…scattered following a disastrous defeat at the Battle of Hoth. Han Solo…lost to the bounty hunter, Boba Fett, after being frozen in carbonite. And after being lured into a trap on Cloud City and bested in a vicious lightsaber duel against the evil Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker…learned the horrible truth about his past. Vader did not kill Luke’s father Anakin–Vader is Luke’s father! Now, after narrowly escaping the dark lord’s clutches, and wounded and reeling from the revelation, Luke, Princess Leia, Lando Calrissian, the Wookiee Chewbacca and the droids C-3PO and R2-D2 must fight their way back to the Rebel Alliance—for the fate of the entire galaxy is at stake! After so many losses is victory still possible? But, what Leia, Luke and their ragtag band of freedom fighters do not realize is that they have only traded one Imperial trap for another! Enter the cunning and vengeful Imperial Commander Zahra, at the helm of the Tarkin’s Will!”

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Opening Crawl

THE DESTINY PATH
Part II

The Rebel fleet has been scattered following the Battle of Hoth. After losing Han Solo to Darth Vader’s bounty hunter, Princess Leia Organa, Luke Skywalker and Lando Calrissian returned from Cloud City aboard the ”Millennium Falcon” to find a rebel fleet under attack.

But Leia’s daring plan allowing the fleet to escape. In the battle, a wounded Luke tapped deep into the Force to destroy an entire squadron of enemy fighters.

And after learning that Darth Vader is his father, Luke now questions his destiny as a Jedi….