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 [...]

To no surprise, Richard E. Grant is not playing Thrawn in Star Wars: Episode IX

To no surprise, Richard E. Grant is not playing Thrawn in Star Wars: Episode IX

One of the newcomers to the cast of Star Wars: Episode IX is Richard E. Grant, and some fans almost instantly noticed that he bears some resemblance to Grand Admiral Thrawn - provided you give him blue skin and red eyes. But what was a far-fetched fan theory will not turn into anything more than [...]