Written By Dennis Hopeless
Art by Paolo Villanelli
Regular Cover by Greg Smallwood
Published by Marvel
Type: 5-Part Mini-Series
From The Publisher: “WHO IS DARTH VADER? He has been many things: a SITH warrior, a commander, a destroyer. DARTH VADER is
Why Is 25 Bad For Vader?
It seems, when it comes to Darth Vader, we are doomed to an existence full of sadness. They start it up, the at the prime issue of twenty-five we are relieved of our black knight. Then we have new hope with another run of Vader only to be torn down again after another twenty-five issues. So here we are standing at the precipice of another great Vader story…
While that might seem a bit dramatic, there are a great many fans of Darth Vader that cannot understand why his book keeps ending. We don’t have a new series to chew on – but we are offered a small snack between our commiserating. Dark Visions is a 5 part mini-series offering several smaller stories relating to our venerable anti-hero.
In the first book of the series, we are treated to a planet that has regressed from a glass and steel society to a pre-technological paradise. One of the people living in this utopia host our almost entirely third-person view of a Vader story. The story includes a space battle and Vader fighting a huge kaiju-