Star Wars Target Vader 003 Cover

Target Vader #3

Published September 25th, 2019


Target Vader #3 is the third issue of the canon comic book series Target Vader, set in the classic era. It was published on September 25, 2019 by Marvel Comics.



  • TypeComic book
  • FormatIssue
  • AudienceAdult
  • SeriesTarget Vader
  • Release StatusReleased
  • Release Date09/25/2019
  • Episode Number#3

Publisher's Summary


VALANCE and his crew of bounty hunters have DARTH VADER on the ropes, surrounding him with enemy ships.
Vader is the greatest pilot in the galaxy, though, and he’s about to go head to head with the Imperial Navy’s former best pilot… Beilert Valance!
But if Valance can survive this aerial duel, will he survive betrayal on land, as a member of the Rebellion lies hidden within his ranks!

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Opening Crawl


With the power of the dark side of the Force and the might of the Empire, Darth Vader is the most dangerous being in the galaxy. But he is not without his challenges.

The cyborg Beilert Valance, along with fellow with bounty hunters Honnah, Urrr’k, Chio Fain and Dengar, have been contracted by the mysterious organization the Hidden Hand to achieve one goal: Kill Vader.

Vader will stop at nothing to crush the Hidden Hand and eliminate the bounty hunters on his trial. But he may have finally met his match in Valance, who has placed a deadly trap for the Dark Lord….