Star Wars announces a number of new books relating to The Mandalorian!

Star Wars announces a number of new books relating to The Mandalorian!

Today, Star Wars made a number of exciting book announcements related to The Mandalorian, which are the first such books to be released alongside the hit show. There were a number of books unveiled, but a couple of the highlights that really stood out to me included The Art of The Mandalorian (Season One) by [...]

Excerpt from Light of the Jedi shows “the moment that changes The High Republic forever”

Excerpt from Light of the Jedi shows “the moment that changes The High Republic forever”

Today we got a treat, as the first chapter of Charles Soule's Light of the Jedi was released, via IGN! The book marks the very beginning of the massive Star Wars publishing initiative exploring the High Republic. It's very much anticipated, but the release of the book was pushed back to January 5, 2021, as [...]

Star Wars announces From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back is coming in November!

Star Wars announces From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back is coming in November!

Some exciting Star Wars book news was announced today, as it was revealed that From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back will release November 10, celebrating the 40th anniversary of the beloved film! https://twitter.com/DelReyStarWars/status/1271227381047537664 The format will be very just like the previous From a Certain Point of View book, which was [...]

Dave Filoni has a really great take comparing Luke Skywalker to Frodo

Dave Filoni has a really great take comparing Luke Skywalker to Frodo

The Art of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker was released recently, written as always by Phil Szostak, and as has been the fashion with these very interesting books, it begins by looking at the end of the previous film. This is done to prevent spoilers from leaking, and so this book begins by looking [...]

The Rise of Skywalker novelization reveals that Allegiant General Pryde was loyal to Palpatine all along

The Rise of Skywalker novelization reveals that Allegiant General Pryde was loyal to Palpatine all along

One of the most significant new characters introduced in The Rise of Skywalker was Allegiant General Pryde, a brand new officer in the First Order. The film pits Pryde against General Hux, while also making it clear that Pryde outranked Hux in the First Order hierarchy. But after Supreme Leader Kylo Ren turned back to [...]

The Rise of Skywalker novelization explains how Palpatine copied the secret to immorality from Plagueis… and that Luke thought it was a lie

The Rise of Skywalker novelization explains how Palpatine copied the secret to immorality from Plagueis… and that Luke thought it was a lie

One of the very interesting aspects of The Rise of Skywalker novelization, written by Rae Carson, was how it explained further Palpatine's return. I'll be writing about this more in-depth soon, but today I want to focus on this aspect of it: Darth Plagueis's secret to immortality was finally revealed! But first, let me ask [...]

The top seven scenes The Rise of Skywalker novelization featured that weren’t in the film

The top seven scenes The Rise of Skywalker novelization featured that weren’t in the film

The Rise of Skywalker novelization was recently released, and author Rae Carson did an incredible job at capturing the film in writing, while adding tons of fun details, helpful insights, and exciting answers. It's a great read, and I highly recommend it. I'll be breaking down plenty of stuff from it in the coming days, [...]

The Rise of Skywalker novelization apparently reveals that Palpatine’s son was a clone!

The Rise of Skywalker novelization apparently reveals that Palpatine’s son was a clone!

Rae Carson's novelization for The Rise of Skywalker officially releases on March 17, but parts of it have hit the internet early. Included in that was the big but not crazy reveal that Palpatine's spirit occupied a clone body in the film. That meant that there were two clones in the film (in Palpatine and [...]