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War of the Bounty Hunters – IG-88 1 is a one-shot comic issue within the Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters event. It was written by Rodney Barnes, illustrated by Guiu Vilanova and Antonio Fabela, and published by Marvel Comics on October 27, 2021.

Publisher's summary[]

NO ONE CAN DEFEAT IG-88! WAR OF THE BOUNTY HUNTERS TIE-IN! IG-88 is an advanced assassin droid designed for death, destruction, and mayhem. Its weapons systems are unparalleled, its design flawless. Yet the galaxy's most sinister droid bounty hunter can still fail. What motivates IG-88's resurrection time and time again? Is it programming or something…more? And can IG-88 find a strategy to overcome its old foe, Boba Fett?! Rodney Barnes' and Guiu Vilanova's one- shot is the fourth of four action-packed "War of the Bounty Hunters" tie-ins about the criminal underworld's most notorious hunters and scoundrels, all told by the best STAR WARS writers and illustrators in the galaxy.

Plot summary[]

"BORN TO KILL"
IG-88 is a ruthless assassin droid with an unparralleled reputation
for mahyem, violence and efficiency.

The droid recently met its match at the hands of Darth Vader.

Are IG-88's destructive days finally done?

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Characters Creatures Droid models Events Locations
Organizations and titles Sentient species Vehicles and vessels Weapons and technology Miscellanea

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Events

  • Imperial Era
    • Battle over Jekara (In flashback(s))
    • Plot to assassinate Darth Vader (In flashback(s))

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Sentient species

Vehicles and vessels

Weapons and technology

Miscellanea


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Notes and references[]

  1. MarvelLogo.svg Star Wars: War of the Bounty Hunters – IG-88 (2021) #1 on Marvel Comics' official website (backup link)
  2. The events of War of the Bounty Hunters – IG-88 1 take place after the Escape from Cloud City and before the Rescue of Han Solo, which are dated to 3 ABY and 4 ABY, respectively, by Star Wars: Galactic Atlas. Therefore, the events of War of the Bounty Hunters – IG-88 1 must take place in one of those years.

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