Luke returns home with Han Solo, hoping to make contact
with Obi-Wan Kenobi. Instead, what they find is
disturbing news: the Hutts, criminal warlords of the
galaxy, are building a secret super-weapon, a
reconstruction of the original Death Star superlaser, to
be called Darksaber.
This planet-crushing power will be in the ruthless hands
of Durga, a creature without conscience or mercy. And
there is trouble on another front: Admiral
Daala is very much alive and, in league with
Pellaeon, is marshalling forces to destroy the Rebels.
Soon they and Luke will face the ultimate test of their
power - one in which all the temptations of the dark
side of the Force beckon...