Darth Vader #7 continues to tie in to The Rise of Skywalker in some very interesting ways

Darth Vader #7 continues to tie in to The Rise of Skywalker in some very interesting ways

Darth Vader #7 was recently released, and it seems to tie in to The Rise of Skywalker in a number of ways. The series, written by Greg Pak, is currently exploring Vader's punishment and testing on Mustafar at the hands of Emperor Palpatine, left to fend for himself and rebuild himself while being hunted by [...]

Darth Vader #6 shows the Sith Lord punished… and re-living his lowest moment

Darth Vader #6 shows the Sith Lord punished… and re-living his lowest moment

I'm a little bit behind on these write-ups about the Star Wars comics, but currently the Darth Vader comic series is exploring the Sith Lord in-between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi. Written by Greg Pak, the first arc of the series saw Vader investigating Padmé Amidala's death and how she gave [...]

Commander Zahra’s history with Grand Moff Tarkin revealed in Star Wars #7!

Commander Zahra’s history with Grand Moff Tarkin revealed in Star Wars #7!

As the main Star Wars comic line is exploring the time in-between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, it has mostly explored the exploits of Luke Skywalker, for obvious reasons. But we also have been introduced to the Imperial Commander Ellian Zahra, who is sent to hunt down the fledgling Rebellion. Who [...]

Darth Vader is going to visit the Eye of Webbish Bog in upcoming comic

Darth Vader is going to visit the Eye of Webbish Bog in upcoming comic

Get ready to finally visit the Eye of Webbish Bog, because an upcoming Star Wars comic will be taking us there! The soliciations for upcoming Marvel comics were recently released, and Darth Vader #8, which is written by Greg Pak and coming in December, will feature Vader traveling to Mustafar and encountering the Eye of [...]

Darth Vader travels to the place of Luke Skywalker’s birth in latest comic

Darth Vader travels to the place of Luke Skywalker’s birth in latest comic

The current Darth Vader comic series (there have been several) is written by Greg Pak and is exploring the period immediately following The Empire Strikes Back. Darth Vader has learned that he has a son, Luke Skywalker, and has tried - and failed - to turn Luke to the dark side on Cloud City. In [...]

A familiar foe makes a stunning return in most recent Star Wars comic!

A familiar foe makes a stunning return in most recent Star Wars comic!

The main Star Wars comic line is currently exploring the period in-between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, and in particular the issues so far have really been focusing on Luke Skywalker. Still reeling from the revelation that Darth Vader is his father, Luke is attempting to find his place as a [...]

Latest issue of Star Wars comic has Luke learning about what happened to the Jedi

Latest issue of Star Wars comic has Luke learning about what happened to the Jedi

After a lengthy wait due to delays related to COVID-19, the fifth issue in the current Star Wars comic line was released today! This series, which explores the time in-between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, is written by Charles Soule and drawn by Jesús Saiz, and the fifth issue focuses heavily [...]

Darth Vader #3 is a prequel-lover’s dream, as Darth Vader returns to Naboo to investigate Padmé’s death

Darth Vader #3 is a prequel-lover’s dream, as Darth Vader returns to Naboo to investigate Padmé’s death

The comic industry experienced quite a bit of delays over the last several months due to COVID-19, but on Wednesday the current Darth Vader Marvel series resumed, with issue #3 dropping. This is actually the third major Darth Vader comic series released in recent years, following Kieron Gillan's Star Wars: Darth Vader (set in-between A [...]

The Best of Star Wars in the Disney era: Handing out some awards!

The Best of Star Wars in the Disney era: Handing out some awards!

With the Skywalker Saga and The Clone Wars both having recently wrapped up, it feels in many ways like the first chapter of the Disney Star Wars era has concluded. And while there's a cynical group of fans who will ridicule the era, it has been the golden era of Star Wars, with an incredibly [...]

The Rise of Kylo Ren #4 shows Kylo Ren bleeding his lightsaber crystal

The Rise of Kylo Ren #4 shows Kylo Ren bleeding his lightsaber crystal

The brilliant four-issue comic series, The Rise of Kylo Ren, came to an end recently, and it did so with an action-packed final issue. Written by Charles Soule and illustrated by Will Sliney, the fourth and final issue shows Ben Solo's final descent to the dark side, as felt across the galaxy. And after this [...]