Dark Horse is known for its endless series of mini-series spun out of movie franchises, and over the years, Star Wars certainly proved to be one of their best cash cows. Of course, this means ever longer series titles as you keep having to reach for a new one after every three or four books!
Issue 3 of Star Wars: Tales of the Jedi – Redemption carried the chapter entitled Homecoming, written by writer Kevin J. Anderson. The synopsis (per solicitation) reads as follows:
Vima Sunrider finally meets Ulic Qel-Droma, and instead of reminding the once-great Jedi of his glorious past, Vima is only a grim reminder of the power he once commanded and can never hold again!
While the pencils and inks for the interior work was handled both by artist Chris Gossett (with a little help from Andrew Pepoy), painter Igor Kordey was approached to come up with the covers for the series.
And as you can see for yourself, he very much delivered with this icy piece of art for issue 3!