Even after decades of its first release, Star War still manages to keep its fans hooked and also has made some new fans along the way. The series has more than one way to share its saga now. For those who enjoy the attention-grabbing illustrations, action forces you to keep turning pages and unmatched stories; Star Wars graphic novels are the best option for you. When a Star Wars fan sits down with a graphic novel, they get exactly what they expect. A gripping story that makes it hard to put it down. Graphic novels also contain details that you do not find anywhere else. Here’s a list of the best Star Wars graphic novels every fan calls a must-read.
The Rise of Kylo Ren
Kylo Ren was introduced in the Star War series in 2015. The fans knew him for what he had become and his origin. But no one knew his story of becoming Kylo Ren from Ben Solo. The graphic novel, The Rise of Kylo Ren, released in 2019, fills in the gap. It shares the circumstances that made Ben Solo choose the dark side and his attempts to be favored by the one being he can trust.
Star Wars: Shattered Empire
This graphic novel shares the story of the events that happen after the Battle of Endor. It tells the tale of the beginning of the galaxy without an evil emperor. Shattered Empire also introduces the readers to Poe Dameron’s parents, who were a part of the rebellions and fought along with the heroes of the trilogy. The parents also helped in the aftermath of the Battle of Endor.
Star Wars: Vader Down
This graphic novel shares the events that take place when Vader finds himself fighting off a rebel fleet alone, and crashes into a planet. It reveals to the readers what the rebels will do after their greatest enemy is down. The Sith lord isn’t out, he’s just down. This Star Wars novel has it all; the good, the bad, all favorites of a fan.
Darth Vader and the Ghost Prison
This graphic novel tells the fans the story of the time when a lighting-fast terrorist strike happens at the graduation ceremony. The emperor and Darth Vader were the main targets. Most of the empire was taken down by the sudden attack. So, Darth Vader along with a wounded cadet, Laurita Tohm, goes to defeat the attackers and save the empire. The novel has one of the best page-turning action sequences in store for the fans.
Darth Vader, Vol. 1: Vader
This graphic novel is set after the events that took place in A New Hope. It shows Dark Lord of the Sith’s role in the battle of the Empire with the Rebel Alliance. Darth Vader is in the need of help but in the dilemma of who to turn to. In this novel, you see multiple action sequences as the Dark Lord battles with Aphra and Battle Droids.