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 [...]

The best of Star Wars in 2020: End of year awards!

The best of Star Wars in 2020: End of year awards!

This year has certainly been a crazy one for everyone, that's for sure! And it also marked a notable change for Star Wars: it was the first year not to have a theatrically released film since 2014! But we still got a ton of content from a galaxy far, far away, including a couple of [...]

Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising makes the Chiss involvement in the ancient Sith wars canon again

Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising makes the Chiss involvement in the ancient Sith wars canon again

Timothy Zahn's newest Thrawn novel, Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising, will release next week! This book, the beginning of a new Thrawn trilogy, explores the iconic character before he joins the Empire, as we explore the Chiss Ascendancy and Thrawn's time with it. We've gotten a couple of excerpts from this upcoming book already, but recently [...]

New excerpt and Dramatis Personae released for Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising!

New excerpt and Dramatis Personae released for Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising!

On September 1, book one of a brand new Thrawn trilogy will be released! Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising, written by Timothy Zahn, is a prequel to the previous Thrawn trilogy and explores Mitth'raw'nuruodo before he joined the Empire, when he was a Captain in the Chiss Ascendancy. We previously got an excerpt from the prologue [...]

Book one of the Thrawn Ascendancy trilogy will release a month earlier than expected!

Book one of the Thrawn Ascendancy trilogy will release a month earlier than expected!

Although the release of The High Republic has been delayed until January 2021, another highly-anticipated Star Wars book series will be released earlier than expected. Recently it was announced that book one of Timothy Zahn's Thrawn: Ascendancy trilogy, Chaos Rising, will release on September 1, 2020! The book was originally scheduled to be released on [...]