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Target Vader 4 is the fourth issue of the canon comic book miniseries Star Wars: Target Vader. It was written by Robbie Thompson, illustrated by Stefano Landini, and published on October 9, 2019 by Marvel Comics. The issue features the story "The Shot," which pits Beilert Valance and his crew against Darth Vader.

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HUNTING THE HUNTERS! DARTH VADER is trapped, alone, and surrounded by deadly bounty hunters…but the SITH LORD is never truly alone as long as he wields the Dark Side of The Force! VALANCE and his gang of bounty hunters soon find that the hunters have become the hunted, as Vader picks them off one-by-one -- and he's helped by one of Valance's own!

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With the power of the dark side of the Force at his command and the
might of the Empire to unleash, Darth Vader is the most dangerous being
in the galaxy. But he is not without challengers.

The cyborg Beilert Valance, along with fellow with bounty hunters Honnah,
Urrr'k, Chio Fan [sic] and Dengar, have been contracted by the mysterious
organization the Hidden Hand to achieve one goal: Kill Vader.

And Valance's team has finally sprung their deadly trap
for the dark lord....

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  • Fuacha (First appearance) (Appears in flashback(s))
  • Heva
  • Ryarten (First appearance) (Appears in flashback(s))
  • Mytar (First appearance) (Appears in flashback(s))

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  1. 1.0 1.1 MarvelLogo.svg Star Wars: Target Vader (2019) #4 on Marvel Comics' official website (backup link)
  2. Star Wars: Target Vader is set before Empire Ascendant 1, which in turn takes place before the Battle of Hoth. Since Star Wars: Galactic Atlas dates the battle to 3 ABY, the events of Target Vader must have taken place sometime prior.

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