Star Wars: Doctor Aphra #23

Writer: Jody Houser Artist: Kev Walker Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: August 22, 2018 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 4
7.7Critic Rating
7.5User Rating

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GOOD NEWS: THE IMPERIALS HAVE ABANDONED ACCRESKER JAIL. BAD NEWS: FIRST THEY SHOT IT AT A REBEL PLANET.
•  For unscrupulous inmate DOCTOR APHRA, accompanied by former flame SANA STARROS and current flame INSPECTOR TOLVAN...
•  (NB: Awkward.)
•  ...chances to escape are dwindling fast. Good thing Aphra's not distracted by an expensive relic, right?
• Oh, dear.
Rated T

  • 9.0
    SciFiPulse - Patrick Hayes Sep 8, 2018

    Aphra faces dangers from several sides, but can't avoid learning how allies feel about her. The story is another home run and the art is fantastic. My only nick in the book are the letters, but they're not so bad as to ruin the book. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    The Fandom Post - Chris Beveridge Aug 28, 2018

    I'm still very much of the mind that Doctor Aphra can be a great book and that there's so much that can be done here. But it needs to define itself better, smaller, and with more time on the character side and digging into the universe instead of seemingly continually blowing it up. This issue has some fun in terms of the action but it's the character material, particularly with Tolvan, that really makes it work. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    ComicBook.com - Patrick Cavanaugh Aug 22, 2018

    Yet another issue of Doctor Aphra incorporates multiple narrative elements all colliding on one another, making for a messy overall story that overwhelms the reader. Luckily, we do get some moments of true humanity from Aphra, Tolvan, and Sana, the chemistry that keeps us coming back each issue. Read Full Review

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