Three classic Star Wars Legends novels are being re-released, with more to come in the future!

Three classic Star Wars Legends novels are being re-released, with more to come in the future!

So much of Star Wars storytelling throughout the years has happened in books. That has continued with the new canon, with plenty of fantastic content already released and more on the way, but we also shouldn't ignore that there were plenty of great stories told in Legends material as well. And soon, you'll be able [...]

It seems that the catalyst for wave two of The High Republic will be the Republic Fair

It seems that the catalyst for wave two of The High Republic will be the Republic Fair

Wave one of The High Republic era of Star Wars storytelling began earlier this year, and the catalyst for these stories was the Great Hyperspace Disaster. So with wave two coming soon, what's going to be the main storytelling impetus? I figured that the entirety of phase one (which stretches into next year) would mainly [...]

Did we just get a clue that we might see Qui-Gon Jinn show up in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series?

Did we just get a clue that we might see Qui-Gon Jinn show up in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series?

On Tuesday, Kristin Baver's biography of the Skywalkers and the Star Wars saga, Skywalker: A Family at War, was released. I'm only a few chapters into it, but so far it's great - and others who are further along have pointed out something very interesting. At one point, Baver writes this about Obi-Wan Kenobi communing [...]

A new High Republic audio original about the Nihil is coming this fall!

A new High Republic audio original about the Nihil is coming this fall!

Another Star Wars: The High Republic project was announced last week, as Del Rey revealed that Cavan Scott is writing a new audio original about the Nihil, Tempest Runner. It will release in the fall of 2021 and will feature Lourna Dee, one of the highest-ranking members within the Nihil. Lourna Dee is one of [...]

The final two books of the Thrawn Ascendancy trilogy are both coming this year!

The final two books of the Thrawn Ascendancy trilogy are both coming this year!

This is not an April Fool's joke: Del Rey announced that the third novel in Timothy Zahn's current Thrawn Ascendancy trilogy will be releasing later this year! That means that the final two books in the trilogy will both release this year, which is unexpected and awesome! The first book, Chaos Rising, was released September [...]

New Star Wars: The High Republic video shows us a glimpse of Geode!

New Star Wars: The High Republic video shows us a glimpse of Geode!

The Star Wars social media department continues to produce great video shorts about The High Republic era, and recently there was one posted on the Star Wars website about Leox Gyasi - and in it, of course, we also got a look at Affie Hollow and Geode! These characters appeared in Claudia Gray's Into the [...]

A new novel inspired by Star Wars: Visions will be coming later this year

A new novel inspired by Star Wars: Visions will be coming later this year

On Monday, Del Rey announced that a brand new original novel will be released, inspired by one of the tales of the new Star Wars: Visions series! The book will be written by Emma Mieko Candon and entitled Ronin, releasing on October 12: https://twitter.com/DelReyStarWars/status/1373998785572052996 In a follow-up tweet, Del Rey clarified that the novel will [...]

The Mandalorian tie-in books appear to be cancelled as the story will unfold on screen instead

The Mandalorian tie-in books appear to be cancelled as the story will unfold on screen instead

Last summer, three new books connected to The Mandalorian were announced. The first, Phil Szostak's The Art of The Mandalorian (Season One), was released in December. It appears that the other two never will be. Today, DK Books provided us this update on Pablo Hidalgo's The Mandalorian: The Ultimate Visual Guide: https://twitter.com/dkpublishing/status/1369332166308417536 At the same [...]

Palpatine is the narrator on the Sith in an upcoming Star Wars book, The Secrets of the Sith!

Palpatine is the narrator on the Sith in an upcoming Star Wars book, The Secrets of the Sith!

An exciting new Star Wars book is coming later this year, as The Secrets of the Sith will release on August 3, 2021! Written by Marc Sumerak and illustrated by Sergio Gomez Silvan, this book will take readers on a journey through Sith lore and characters, narrated by Darth Sidious himself, Emperor Sheev Palpatine! This [...]

E.K. Johnston to complete her trilogy of books about Padmé Amidala, this one set during the Clone Wars

E.K. Johnston to complete her trilogy of books about Padmé Amidala, this one set during the Clone Wars

So much of Star Wars is about trilogies, and that is certainly true of E.K. Johnston's novels about Padmé Amidala. It was announced yesterday that Johnston is returning to write the beloved character in the book Queen's Hope, which will release on November 2, 2021. This will complete her Padmé trilogy, coming after Queen's Shadow [...]