Star Wars 023 Cover

Star Wars #23

Published September 28th, 2016


The Last Flight of the Harbinger #3 is the twenty-third issue of the canon comic book series Star Wars (2015), set in the classic era. It was published on September 28, 2016 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

The rebels have pulled off the impossible…they’ve stolen a Star Destroyer.
But why? To what end? Can they hold her together?
And who’s in charge of this madness, anyway — Han or Leia?

Creative Team

Publishing Team


Opening Crawl

Book V, Part III

It’s a time of renewed hope for the Rebel Alliance as heroic rebel soldiers strive to undermine Imperial forces throughout the galaxy.

The Alliance puts its heroes, pilot Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia and smuggler turned soldier Han Solo, at the helm of a major mission to rescue an ally
planet. The first step: capture a massive Star Destroyer—a ship with a crew of a thousand and the might of the Empire behind it.

Through a series of strategic bombings and a miraculous flight from Skywalker, the trio forces the evacuation of the Destroyer. Ensconced in enemy disguise, the skeleton crew of rebels plan their next steps….