Obsession 2 is the second issue of the Star Wars Legends comic book miniseries Star Wars: Obsession. It was written by W. Haden Blackman, illustrated by Brian Ching, and first published on December 29, 2004 by Dark Horse Comics.

The issue is part of the Clone Wars multimedia project, and its story is set around 20 BBY, approximately five months before the events of Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith.

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Consumed by the belief that the dark Jedi Asajj Ventress still lives, Obi-Wan Kenobi has temporarily forsaken the Clone Wars and recruited Anakin Skywalker in his desperate hunt for Ventress.

But Anakin still believes that Obi-Wan is chasing a ghost—and he should know, because he himself killed Ventress. And Anakin's doubts are not assuaged when, following the trail of the rumors of Ventress' existence, they walk into a trap set by their old enemy, the bounty hunter Durge!


Obsession 2 is placed in the Rise of the Empire era, and it is labeled as a part of the Clone Wars multimedia project. The issue's front matter dates the events of its story to "approximately five months before the events in Revenge of the Sith," around 20 BBY.[3]



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  1. 1.0 1.1 HorselessHeadman.svg Star Wars: Obsession #2 (of 5) on Dark Horse Comics' official website (backup link)
  2. The New Essential Chronology
  3. The events of Obsession 2 are set "approximately five months before the events in Revenge of the Sith." Therefore, based on information from The New Essential Chronology, it can be deduced that the events of Obsession 2 approximately take place in 20 BBY.
  4. MarvelLogo.svg Star Wars: Obsession (2004-2005) #2 (of 5) on Marvel Comics' official website (backup link)

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