In appreciation of Keeve Trennis, the best character in phase one of The High Republic

In appreciation of Keeve Trennis, the best character in phase one of The High Republic

Phase One of the High Republic is over. The massive Star Wars storytelling initiative that launched in January 2021 wrapped up its first of three planned phases recently, and the first phase included a staggering nine books, five comic series spanning 38 combined issues, two manga books, an audio drama, and a few short stories. [...]

Star Wars The High Republic: The Fallen Star review!

Star Wars The High Republic:  The Fallen Star review!

"What happens when the light of the Jedi goes dark?" That question permeated much of the lead-up to the release of the highly-anticipated end of the first phase of the High Republic storytelling initiative, Claudia Gray's The Fallen Star. The era kicked off a year ago with Charles Soule's Light of the Jedi, a triumphant [...]

The High Republic phase two, “Quest of the Jedi,” is a prequel set 150 years before the first phase

The High Republic phase two, “Quest of the Jedi,” is a prequel set 150 years before the first phase

We're nearing the end of the first phase of The High Republic, a massive publishing initiative spanning books and comics (and also a few games). The brand-new era launched in January 2021 and is reaching the end of its first phase a little over a year later. There are three phases in total in the [...]

Trailer released marking the beginning of the final wave of the first phase of The High Republic storytelling

Trailer released marking the beginning of the final wave of the first phase of The High Republic storytelling

Today, January 4, 2022, marks the release of the latest adult novel in The High Republic series, which kicks off the final wave of projects for this first phase. The book, "The Fallen Star" by Claudia Gray, is being teased with this ominous statement: "who will survive when the light of the Jedi goes dark?" [...]

Star Wars: The High Republic: Trail of Shadows #3 review!

Star Wars: The High Republic: Trail of Shadows #3 review!

The third issue of the Trail of Shadows mini-series recently released, furthering the Jedi and Republic joint investigation into the Nihil's mystery weapon just as Marchion Ro closes in on the Nihil traitor. This was the third of five issues, meaning we are now over halfway through the story! I'm expecting it to only continue [...]

2022 will be the biggest year of content in Star Wars history!

2022 will be the biggest year of content in Star Wars history!

Happy New Year! We have turned a page into a new year, 2022, and so whereas yesterday we looked back at what happened in the Star Wars galaxy in 2021, today we're taking a look forward at what is to come in this year. And it's A LOT. In fact, it'll be the biggest year [...]

The Best of Star Wars in 2021: End of Year Awards!

The Best of Star Wars in 2021: End of Year Awards!

We got a ton of new Star Wars content in 2021. Though it paled in comparison with what came in 2020 and especially pales in comparison with what is to come in 2022, we are in the midst of an incredible time to be a Star Wars fan. Consider that a "down" year for the [...]

Star Wars: The High Republic: Trail of Shadows #2 review!

Star Wars: The High Republic: Trail of Shadows #2 review!

The second issue of the mystery mini-series Trail of Shadows recently came out, showing the investigation by the Republic and Jedi really getting started. The series is written by Daniel José Older and spans five issues, so we're just getting started. It deals with the Republic and Jedi investigating what happened at the Republic Fair, [...]

Star Wars: The High Republic: Trail of Shadows #1 review!

Star Wars: The High Republic: Trail of Shadows #1 review!

A new Star Wars comic set in The High Republic era launched recently, the five-part mystery mini-series Trail of Shadows. The series, written by Daniel José Older, sees Jedi investigator Emerick Caphtor and private detective Sian Holt teaming up to investigate a very mysterious and dangerous threat to the Jedi and the Republic. The first [...]