Star Wars 048 Cover

Star Wars #48

Published May 23rd, 2018


Mutiny at Mon Cala #5 is the forty-eighth issue of the canon comic book series Star Wars (2015), set in the classic era. It was published on May 23, 2018 by Marvel Comics.



Publisher's Summary

The Rebellion’s fight to liberate Mon Cala continues! While Han, Luke and Leia undertake a perilous and nigh-impossible rescue, Threepio must keep up his vital mission…of hobnobbing at the opera?!

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Opening Crawl

Part V

It is a period of rebuilding in the galaxy. After the victory Jedha, thanks to Queen Trios’ secret betrayal of the Empire, Rebel leaders Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker and Han Solo search for a new base and new allies in their struggle against the evil Galactic Empire.

Meanwhile, Trios continues to feign loyalty to the Empire while on the Imperial-occupied water world, Mon Cala. With the Mon Cala King Lee-Char imprisoned, Grnad Admiral Urtya is hesistant to add their powerful fleet to the rebel cause.

But Leia came up with a plan to win the support of the people—with or without Urtya. After capturing the Moff of Mon Cala and replacing him with a shape-shifting Clawdite, Leia, Luke and Han used their prisoner to sneak into Lee-Char’s prison—but were unprepared for what awaited them….