Published July 30, 2020

'Star Wars: Doctor Aphra' Wins GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding Comic Book

Congratulations to the team behind all 40 issues of the landmark run!

Announced today, STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA (2016) won Outstanding Comic Book at the 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards

After Doctor Chelli Lona Aphra made her debut in STAR WARS: DARTH VADER (2015) #3, her seminal solo series began in 2016 with STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA #1 by Kieron Gillen, Kev Walker, Antonio Fabela, VC's Joe Caramagna, Kamome Shirahama, Salvador Larroca, and Edgar Delgado. Simon Spurrier then joined the writing team with issue #14 before taking over scripting duties full-time, leading a team of cultured creators to craft some of the greatest characters, most captivating storylines, and most moving moments in recent history at the House of Ideas.

STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA #25 cover by Ashley Witter
STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA #25 cover by Ashley Witter

Congratulations to Simon Spurrier, Emilio Laiso, Andrea Broccardo, Wilton Santos, Caspar Wijngaard, Marc Deering, Don Ho, Walden Wong, Chris Bolson, Scott Hanna, Elsa Charretier, Rachelle Rosenberg, Chris O'Halloran, Stephane Paitreau, Lee Loughridge, Edgar Delgado, Jim Campbell, and Joe Caramagna for their incredible work—and for winning Outstanding Comic Book at the 31st Annual GLAAD Media Awards!

Read all of STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA (2016) on Marvel Unlimited today, and stay tuned to for more! Pax et Justitia!


STAR WARS #50/STAR WARS: DARTH VADER #50 Connecting Variant Cover by Giuseppe Camuncoli


Giant-Size 'Star Wars' Finale Issues Make Way for the Next Era of Comic Book Storytelling

Marvel Comics' current era of 'Star Wars' comics, set between 'The Empire Strikes Back' and 'Return of the Jedi,' comes to an end this September in 'Star Wars' #50 and 'Star Wars: Darth Vader' #50.

VENOMVERSE REBORN (2024) #1 cover by Tony Daniel


June 19's New Marvel Comics: The Full List

Enter the Venomverse, meet the Ultimate Universe's Kingpin, stand against the vampire hordes of 'Blood Hunt,' and more in this week's comics!

SCARLET WITCH (2024) #1 cover by Russell Dauterman


June 12's New Marvel Comics: The Full List

Stand with Scarlet Witch, meet the new mutants of the Ultimate Universe, resist the vampire hordes of Blood Hunt, and more in this week's comics!

ULTIMATES (2024) #1 cover by Dike Ruan


June 5's New Marvel Comics: The Full List

Meet the new Ultimates, behold the end of the Krakoan Era, fight vampires alongside Wolverine and Venom, and more in this week's comics!