Star Wars Adventures: Tales From Vader's Castle #5

Writer: Cavan Scott Artist: Derek Charm, Charles Paul Wilson Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: October 31, 2018 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 3
7.5Critic Rating
7.7User Rating

Tales from Vader's Castle puts a spooky spin on your favorite characters from a galaxy far, far away...

This exciting weekly series explores the hidden corners of the Star Wars universe and features Rebels stars Hear, Kanan, and Chopper; Obi-Wan Kenobi and Count Dooku; Han Solo and Chewbacca; the Ewoks; and of course, Darth Vader -all under the shadow of Vader's Castle!

Fans will be excited to discover these creepy stories by fan-favorite writer Cavan Scott with art by the greatest talent from across the galaxy, including Derek Charm, Kelley Jones, Chris Fenoglio, Corin Howell, Robert Hack, and Charles Paul Wilson III!
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  • 9.6
    SciFiPulse - Patrick Hayes Nov 8, 2018

    A solid conclusion for this final issue. Having Vader be the cause of worry is terrific, as Force pushes and chokes, as well as lightsaber swings will thrill all readers. The visuals are also fun and I would love to see Charm illustrate an entire Star Wars series. Read Full Review

  • 8.4
    Forces Of Geek - Atlee Greene Oct 31, 2018

    The final chapter of Tales From Vader's Castle highlighted the pros and ignored the cons of this series, which made for an excellent conclusion. More misses than hits throughout these five issues made the grand finale of finally seeing Darth Vader do his thing an arduous journey that was almost not worth the trip. Read Full Review

  • 8.0 - Patrick Cavanaugh Oct 31, 2018

    Given that the storyline focused on Rebels breaking into Vader's castle on Mustafar, it's hard to believe they'd live to tell the tale, but this is an all-ages series, after all, so we can cut them some slack in the issue's lack of decapitations. Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    Comics: The Gathering - Kaasen Koy Oct 31, 2018

    Too often the series has been underdeveloped and under-planned, and I don’t know if the success of this issue could have saved Tales from Vader’s Castle as a whole. Before the stories lost their way, the first issue offered a glimmer of hope that this could be the kind of series where you might reach for a well-worn paperback copy, year after year, as part of a Star Wars Halloween-time family tradition. This final issue cements the fact that it won’t be. Read Full Review

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