Within the first factor of Famous person Wars: Hidden Empire, Woman Qi’ra and Pink First light enact Darth Maul’s epic secret plot to kill Emperor Palpatine.
Caution! This submit comprises SPOILERS for Famous person Wars: Hidden Empire #1Darth Maul had main plans to get revenge on Palpatine within the Famous person Wars galaxy. As printed within the new Famous person Wars: Hidden Empire sequence, Woman Qi’ra is the use of Maul’s unfulfilled grasp plan to strike on the middle of the Empire: its ruling Sith Lords. Now, this primary factor sees Qi’ra starting the cruel revenge quest Maul by no means were given the danger to enact himself.
Having been discarded by way of Palpatine regardless of his survival after the occasions of The Phantom Risk, Darth Maul reemerged throughout the Clone Wars, making plans revenge in opposition to Obi-Wan Kenobi who value him his legs, Depend Dooku who took his position, and after all Palpatine who betrayed and left him to die. On the other hand, Maul was once constantly thwarted by way of Obi-Wan Kenobi and ultimately Ahsoka Tano by way of the Clone Wars’ finish, motivating Maul to shape the crime syndicate Pink First light. Over the years, Qi’ra become his 2d in command. Whilst Maul would meet his dying after a last reckoning with Kenobi on Tatooine, Qi’ra inherited the position of management and is now in search of to complete what Maul began.
Starting with Warfare of the Bounty Hunters which was once adopted by way of Pink Reign, the brand new Hidden Empire sequence is the overall bankruptcy on this new Famous person Wars trilogy set between Empire Moves Again and Go back of the Jedi. As observed in Hidden Empire #1 by way of Charles Soule and Steven Cummings, all of the items are after all in position with Woman Qi’ra able for the grasp stroke in opposition to Palpatine. Designed by way of Maul himself, Qi’ra is now in keep an eye on of the Fermata Cage, a gloomy facet weapon in a position to freezing other people and puts in time. It might additionally “thaw that which has been frozen” (together with prior to now trapped Sith Lords).
Woman Qi’ra Continues Darth Maul’s Epic Revenge Plot
Necessarily, Maul was once going to sit down again and watch the chaos after liberating this thriller Sith Lord, and Qi’ra intends to after all make it occur. Whilst the identification of the Sith Lord continues to be a thriller, Palpatine is obviously panicked or even scared, a unprecedented emotion from the ruler of the galaxy which means that he is aware of who the Sith is (and stands to transform a big risk). Likewise, a conflict with Palpatine and this unfrozen Sith could be inevitable due to the Rule of Two.
Sadly, it is already identified that Darth Maul’s revenge via Qi’ra may not be triumphant within the Famous person Wars galaxy. Go back of the Jedi nonetheless has to occur in any case. On the other hand, it is going to nonetheless be very thrilling to look how shut Pink First light will get to defeating Palpatine and Darth Vader within the problems to return. Famous person Wars: Hidden Empire #1 is on sale now from Surprise Comics.
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