Star Wars 032 Cover

Star Wars #32

Published June 14th, 2017


The Screaming Citadel #4 is the thirty-second issue of the canon comic book series Star Wars (2015), The Screaming Citadel, Doctor Aphra (2016), set in the classic era. It was published on June 14, 2017 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

The Queen’s influence is spreading…
Our only hope lies in the kindness of scoundrels.

Creative Team

Publishing Team

Opening Crawl

Book VII, Part IV

It is a time of turmoil in the galaxy. While the evil Galactic Empire remains strong, the forces of the Rebel Alliance fight for freedom from their oppressive grasp, establishing a secret outpost deep in the Outer Rim.

Young rebel pilot Luke Skywalker, struggling to find his destiny, accepts an offer to accompany rogue archaeologist Aphra to the Citadel of Ktath’atn—the Screaming Citadel—in an effort to impress the Queen, who will be able to activate an artifact with the consciousness of an ancient Jedi inside.

Luke and Aphra discover that the Queen intends to capture them when rebels Princess Leia, Han Solo, and Sana Starros arrive to coordinate an escape. While Luke and Han quickly fall under the Queen’s mesmerizing stare, the others prepare to battle their way out….