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Star Wars 2 is the second issue of the canon comic book series Star Wars. It was written by Charles Soule, illustrated by Jesús Saiz, and published on January 29, 2020 by Marvel Comics. The issue features the story "The Destiny Path Part II," in which Lando Calrissian begins the search for Han Solo.

Publisher's summary[]

"No - I am your father." In the wake of the events following The Empire Strikes Back, it is a dark time for the heroes of the Rebellion. The Rebel fleet - scattered following a disastrous defeat at the Battle of Hoth. Han Solo - lost to the bounty hunter, Boba Fett, after being frozen in carbonite. And after being lured into a trap on Cloud City and bested in a vicious lightsaber duel against the evil Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker - learned the horrible truth about his past. Vader did not kill Luke's father Anakin--Vader is Luke's father! Now, after narrowly escaping the dark lord's clutches, and wounded and reeling from the revelation, Luke, Princess Leia, Lando Calrissian, the Wookiee Chewbacca and the droids C-3PO and R2-D2 must fight their way back to the Rebel Alliance—for the fate of the entire galaxy is at stake! After so many losses is victory still possible? But, what Leia, Luke and their ragtag band of freedom fighters do not realize is that they have only traded one Imperial trap for another! Enter the cunning and vengeful Imperial Commander Ellian Zahra, at the helm of the Tarkin's Will! Writer Charles Soule (DARTH VADER) and artist Jesus Saiz (DOCTOR STRANGE) are taking us all to the galaxy far, far away next year! With covers by RB Silva (POWERS OF X)! THE GREATEST SPACE ADVENTURE OF ALL TIME BEGINS THIS JANUARY!

Plot summary[]

Part II
The Rebel fleet has been scattered following
the Battle of Hoth. After losing Han Solo to
Darth Vader's bounty hunter, Princess Leia
Organa, Luke Skywalker and Lando Calrissian
returned from Cloud City aboard the
''Millennium Falcon'' to find a rebel fleet under

But Leia's daring plan allowing the fleet to
escape. In the battle, a wounded Luke tapped
deep into the Force to destroy an entire
squadron of enemy fighters.

And after learning that Darth Vader is his
father, Luke now questions his destiny as a



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  1. 1.0 1.1 MarvelLogo.svg Star Wars (2020) #2 on Marvel Comics' official website (backup link)
  2. "The Pilots of the Rebel Alliance" dates Evaan Verlaine's assignment to Starlight Squadron, an event depicted in Star Wars (2020) 10, to three years after the Battle of Yavin, which Star Wars: Galactic Atlas dates to 0 BBY. Galactic Atlas also dates the Battle of Hoth to 3 ABY. As Star Wars (2020) 2 takes place between the two events, it must also take place in 3 ABY.
  3. Star Wars Vol 5 #2 Cover D 2nd Ptg RB Silva Variant Cover. Midtown Comics. Midtown Comics. Archived from the original on October 12, 2020.

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