The Empire in is retreat, Luke
Skywalker has begun a quest to rebuild the Jedi.
Although dead, the Emperor's presence still haunts him,
and Luke still feels the taint of the dark side from his
time as the Emperor's thrall.
The dark shadow of Palpatine seems to creep across the
galaxy once again, and the Empire awaits his return.
Enslaving a weapons factory to design a device more
deadly than the Death Star, the Empire sets its plans in
motion: to destroy the New Republic once and for all!
Every bounty hunter on Nar Shaddaa is looking to bag the
head of the infamous Han Solo, but Boba Fett is
determined to take home the trophy. And while they're
busy tracking Solo, he's trying to track down an old
Jedi woman, perhaps the last hope of the New Republic.
Can Solo keep one step ahead of the galaxy's most
cutthroat gunmen and find the ancient Jedi?
Luke is racing to the far side of the galaxy to obtain a
Jedi Holocron rumored to be on the planet Ossus. The
power and knowledge that ancient device holds could give
him just the edge he needs to defeat the evil Empire!
But the Emperor has heard these rumors, too, and has
sent a platoon of battle-hungry Dark Siders to bring the
Holocron back to him. Fire up the lightsaber, Luke! It's
gonna be a long night!
Luke Skywalker discovers an ancient, powerful Jedi relic
among the ruins of the planet Ossus. But can he get off
the planet with it, or even with his life? The Emperor's
Darksiders are hot on Luke's tail, and he must battle
for his life before he can battle for the galaxy!
Meanwhile, in another part of the galaxy, Lando
Calrissian and a team of Rebel commandos take the fight
to the enemy camp. Hidden within a shipment of War
Droids spacebound for the Emperor's throneworld, they're
going to take down the Empire or go down themselves!
Lando Calrissian's war droids have painted a target on
the Emperor's citadel, but an army of monstrous
creatures are making it their own mission to stop the
New Republic fighters. Meanwhile, on the world of Ganath,
Han Solo has to equip his damaged Millennium Falcon with
antique weaponry. Will it be enough to escape from Boba
Han Solo and Princess Leia have taken refuge with their
twins on the planet New Alderaan. But refuge, it seems,
eludes the family when Emperor Palpatine and an AT-AT
battalion come hunting for Rebel officers. Worry not,
Leia! They don't want your lives, they just want your
Synopsis taken from Dark
The 2nd edition of this publication
includes Empire's End