Star Wars Legends Epic Collection: The Original Marvel Years Vol. 3 is an Epic Collection trade paperback that collects issues focusing mostly on the initial run by Marvel Comics. The Epic Collection edition was published on July 31, 2018.
The Empire Strikes Back! Marvel's classic Star Wars saga continues with the offi cial adaptation of the second film in the original trilogy - and Darth Vader's ruthless revenge! In the wake of Luke Skywalker's deadly duel with the Dark Lord, the rebels' adventures continue - and a living nightmare stalks the universe! But can R2-D2 and C-3PO beat terrible odds to survive Droid World? With everyone's favorite smuggler lost, the Rebel crew is on a search for Solo - but Han will have to wait when the Crimson Forever poses a more immediate problem! And so will the Empire's latest, greatest superweapon! Can our heroes take Tarkin? Plus, rarely seen Star Wars tales from the United Kingdom!
COLLECTING: STAR WARS (1977) 39-55; EMPIRE STRIKES BACK MONTHLY (UK) 149, 151, 153-157; STAR WARS MONTHLY (UK) 159
- Star Wars 39: The Empire Strikes Back: Beginning
- Star Wars 40: The Empire Strikes Back: Battleground Hoth
- Star Wars 41: The Empire Strikes Back: Imperial Pursuit
- Star Wars 42: The Empire Strikes Back: To Be a Jedi
- Star Wars 43: The Empire Strikes Back: Betrayal at Bespin
- Star Wars 44: The Empire Strikes Back: Duel a Dark Lord
- Star Wars 45: Death Probe
- Star Wars 46: The Dreams of Cody Sunn-Childe
- Star Wars 47: Droid World
- Star Wars 48: The Third Law
- Star Wars 49: The Last Jedi
- Star Wars 50: The Crimson Forever
- Star Wars 51: Resurrection of Evil
- Star Wars 52: To Take The Tarkin
- Star Wars 53: The Last Gift From Alderaan!
- Star Wars 54: Starfire Rising
- Star Wars 55: Plif!
- The Empire Strikes Back Monthly 149: Death Masque
- The Empire Strikes Back Monthly 151
- The Empire Strikes Back Monthly 153
- The Empire Strikes Back Monthly 154
- The Empire Strikes Back Monthly 155
- The Empire Strikes Back Monthly 156
- The Empire Strikes Back Monthly 157
- Star Wars Monthly 159
- ISBN 9781302505127; July 18, 2018; Marvel Comics; US eBook
- ISBN 9781302911331; July 31, 2018; Marvel Comics; US paperback