Thursday, April 14, 2016

Devil Comics Review | Star Wars: Darth Vader [2016] The Shu-Torun War

Following Vader Down, Dr. Aphra is captured by the Rebels and Darth Vader assassinates the royal family of Shu-Torun and places its youngest daughter, Trios, on the throne in the Darth Vader Annual #1. Vader offers a reward to find Dr. Aphra while he deals with the resistance on the planet Shu-Torun. The resistance finds an ally in the cyborg specialist Cylo who works with the Emperor and wanted to replace his apprentice Darth Vader with his modified cyborg assassins. 

Vader begins the attack to stop the resistance while Cylo sabotages his advances while his assassins attack him. One of the assassins reveals Cylo’s betrayal. Queen Trios wins the war and Vader explains to the Emperor that Cylo and his assassins are traitors. Aphra has been found by Inspector Thanoth who investigating a theft which was orchestrated by Vader and Aphra. Writer Kieron Gillen has planned out the series to bring events and characters together without being forced into situations. A wonderful story arc as we reach towards the 25th issue of the series with the End of Games.