Star Wars 031 Cover

Star Wars: The Screaming Citadel #2

Published May 17th, 2017

About the Issue

Star Wars #31 is the thirthy-first issue of the canon comic book serie Star Wars published by Marvel Comics. It was released on May 17, 2017.


Publisher's Summary

While Luke and Aphra face the Queen of the Citadel…
…Han and Leia are coming…for Aphra?!

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Opening Crawl

Book VII, Part II

It is a time of turmoil for the galaxy. While the evil Galactic Empire remains strong, the Rebel Alliance continues to fight for freedom, and establishes a secret outpost deep in the Outer Rim.

Young rebel pilot Luke Skywalker struggles with his destiny. He can feel the Force, but without training, he cannot become a Jedi Knight. When rogue archaeologist Doctor Aphra approaches Luke with an offer—accompany her to meet a queen who can reactivate an artifact containing the consciousness of an ancient Jedi—he cautiously accepts.

Once at the Citadel of Ktath’atn—the Screaming Citadel—Aphra and Luke attempt to curry favor with the Queen. They are unsuccessful until Luke accidentally lashes out with the Force and attracts the Queen’s attention—for better or for worse….