Novel publishing timeline this is the realtime chronological novel publishing timeline. Based on the screenplay of the eagerly anticipated final film in george lucass epic saga, bestselling star wars author matthew stover s novel crackles with action, captures the iconic characters in all their complexity, and brings a space opera masterpiece full circle in stunning style. This list is organized by release date, and separated by year, as defined by lucas licensing. Simple star wars book list timeline of star wars novels. How the mandalorian fits in the star wars timeline time. A comprehensive guide to the star wars timeline of films, novels, comic books. Here are the best star wars books and book series ever written for the series, both new and old. The novels bring back thrawn in a fashion, and help tie off some loose ends, but also leaves the door open for the next chapter of the star wars universe. This is a timeline for novels, young adult books, and ebooks in the.
A new hope to create the cinematic classic it became. A crash of fate takes place months after the hosnian cataclysm, which is dated to 34 aby by star wars. List of novels by release date wookieepedia fandom. When i started reading star wars books at the tender age of tenorso, there werent so many that i couldnt catch up to what was out there. A definitive legends clone wars timeline was never established by lucasfilm. All canon means is that a given story affects and can be affected by other things in the star wars universe. It is not for ebooks, comics, short stories, insider stories, television episodes, video games, etc. We are primarily a source of discussion and news for anything involving the star. Expanded universe changes star wars wiki guide ign. The exact chronology of the events described in this article is currently unknown.
Welcome to the star wars expanded universe subreddit. The complete canon star wars book timeline youtini. Updated regularly, with new releases and upcoming titles highlightesd. Once you can establish which piece of the star wars timeline puzzle you like best, ill give you some books that i have read andor are in my collection, that you should read in that particular. Timeline novel publishing timeline star wars books. Simple list of star wars books in order of when they take place, with sidebyside timelines for legends and the new canon. A video essay exploring how star wars editors recut and rearranged star wars.
The events of the film fit right into the middle of the star wars timeline, which will get even more complicated with several planned sequels and spinoffs hitting theaters in the coming years. Timeline lists star wars novels only, not comic books or young adult novels. This timeline is organized by chronology, and separated by era, as defined by lucas licensing. The best books from the old star wars expanded universe. The hugely complicated star wars timeline from all the canon movies, tv shows, comics, and novels explained. Star wars timeline the ultimate star wars canon timeline. A crash of fate must therefore also be set in 34 aby. Complete with every canon star wars book ever written. This star wars legends article contains information that is affected by the star wars. How cutting created a classic is a close reading of the editing in the 1977 film star wars.
From the adventures of luke skywalker in december 1976 to the latest novel, this timeline tracks the month and year of every star wars novel excluding childrens and graphic novels published. This is a timeline for novels, young adult books, and ebooks in the expanded. An up to date list of the star wars novels in chronological order. This is a list of original novels, novel adaptations, original junior novels, junior novel adaptations, young readers, and short stories in the star wars franchise. Star wars novel timeline swbookzone shows star wars book. Designed as an interconnected series of books, novels. A mostly complete star wars canon timeline nerdist. Even though were in a new era of star wars, its always good to look.
Galaxys edge, which is also placed in 34 aby by a timeline shown at d23 2019. Star wars timeline from phantom menace to rise of skywalker. The best canon star wars book timeline in the galaxy. The star wars timeline can be as tricky to navigate as the kessel run. This list does not include journals, graphic novels or comic books, which can be found in the list of star wars comic books. Bby and aby stand for before and after the battle of yavin, which occurs at the end of the original 1977 star wars. Its based around the idea that editing decisions are not made in the abstract, but within the context of the rest of the film, and an analysis of them should work the same way. Time is here to break down exactly how the show fits into the larger star wars timeline. A complete list of all fulllength star wars novels in chronological order. In the four years since, new star wars stories have been added to the new timeline, from novels and comics to a new animated series star wars. Disney has announced a new publishing initiative for its star wars expanded universe, titled star wars. Expanded universe fiction includes material from books, comics, tv specials and series, radio dramas.151 1166 46 43 1388 443 197 958 1263 1093 283 557 1546 919 903 797 1106 454 315 1001 410 71 1283 1300 660 548 1219 1033 80 714 1316 215 125 944 400 342 570