Updated regularly, with new releases and upcoming titles highlightesd. Star wars resistance, a new animated series that takes place prior to the events of the force awakens, takes flight with a onehour premiere sunday, october 7 10. The han solo trilogy, book 3 the hutt gambit star wars. Ask any star wars reader what book to start with, and nine times out of 10. The holocron was divided into five levels of canon in order of precedence gcanon. Star wars novel timeline swbookzone shows star wars book. Attack of the clones compiled by new republic era 5. In order to help new fans get a clear look at the official star wars timeline, weve put together a list of the most central star wars books, comics, and. As of april 25, 2014, the only previously published materials that are considered canon are the six star wars films and the star wars. The first star wars novel was published in 1976 in the decades since, dozens of books set in the galaxy far, far away have been released, stories for all ages starring the likes of luke. It should include all of the known star wars books, not just the main novels including the entire timeline, from the origins of the sith in,000 bby to postnewjediorder books, all of the comics and all the games. At lastan analysis of the historical patterns that influenced the creation and storyline of the star wars saga star wars took place long ago in a galaxy far, far away, but its epic stories are based on our own history. It is not hosted, operated, or sponsored by lucasfilm ltd.
Legends timeline checklist time new legends and canon timelines version 10. This rebuilt universe will be closely monitored by the official star wars storygroup. Starships the star wars expanded universe timeline. For example, droids are referred to as mechanicals, yoda was blue, and ben and owen were brothers.
This is a timeline for all star wars media considered canonical in the legends continuity, including films, novels both adult and young reader, ebooks, comics, short stories, television episodes, and. Canonicity management and character identity in star wars in image. This, in fact, is one of the purposes of this book, to demonstrate that the. Simple list of star wars books in order of when they take place, with sidebyside timelines for legends and the new canon. Star wars books the downloadable pdf timeline of the. Novels and novelizations are separated, as are junior novels and junior novelizations. I placed them within the timeline to make them easier to understand. Click on the image to the right for a pdf file with the timeline star wars. Heres a timeline of some of the major star wars films and tv shows, presented in the order events occurred in the franchise, not in the order of release.
Star wars dark horse reading order comic book reading. Legends timeline and checklists the star wars timeline almanac. This timeline includes published, unpublished, and ambiguouslycanonical star wars stories. Although listed as complete, it remains a workinprogress this complete saga page follows the one canon approach, allowing eucompatible stories from the postdisney era of star wars literature. From 1987 to 1998, the pennsylvania based company west end games released official star wars roleplaying game sourcebooks, adventure supplements, guides, and the star wars adventure journal, all of which contained new stories set in the star wars universe, some as prose, but most as adventure scenarios for use in the game. Here is a list table of star wars books that ive been compiling since 2010, updated three or four times a year. This reboot cleaned up the entire timeline, with at the time of the announcement only the 6 movies and the clone wars cartoon film and television series now existing as official canon. A comprehensive guide to the star wars timeline of films, novels, comic.
Young readers books are almost always an adaptation of a previously released piece of content. Star wars legends books chronological order part 1 100. The phantom menace 29 bby r ueplanet 27 outbound flight 22. Star wars legends is too massive to fit into a single 100 book list, therefore this is part 1 of a multiple part list that contains all novels, young adult books, and ebooks in the expanded universelegends continuity in order of the timeline. Lucasfilm reveals official timeline of the star wars saga. A definitive legends clone wars timeline was never established by lucasfilm.
Edtpdt on disney channel, disneynow and forces of destiny. The visual dictionaryof all the lego star wars items out on the market. A complete list of all fulllength star wars novels in chronological order. Episode iv a new hope 1976, by alan dean foster as george lucas 0 bby a star wars. Therefore, story conflicts and contradictions are inevitable and so stories from this era on this timeline are placed in approximate order and should be considered as. This timeline is intended to list narrativebased canon media by an inuniverse chronology.
The list includes films, television episodes, novels, comic books, short stories, video games, and other promotional material. The exact chronology of the events described in this article is currently unknown. Star wars books march 6, 2012 the downloadable pdf timeline of the bantam and del rey novels has been updated on suvudu. The clone wars book 1 of the clone wars series the clone wars. An essential timeline of when every past and upcoming star wars movie and tv show takes place. So far i was unable to find an actual complete chronological list. Lucas books and lucas licensing managing editor, may 30, 2003. In 1999, star wars book publishing moved from bantam spectra to del rey books. This is a timeline for novels, young adult books, and ebooks in the expanded universelegends. Star wars has been expanded to media other than the original films. Jjms great timeline and list of marvel appearances. Yesterday at the d23 conference, disney unveiled the new official timeline of star wars films and television. 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.
A book s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted. West end games the star wars expanded universe timeline. This is a list of novels considered canon in the new continuity of star wars. George lucass vision for a galaxy far, far away has grown into something ginormous and, thanks to creators such as jon favreau and dave. What are all the books in star wars of the yuuzhan vong. Ask any star wars reader what book to start with, and nine times out of 10, youll get the same answer. Wild space book 2 of the clone wars series the clone wars. Unsurprisingly, han isnt particularly well suited to life under academy rules, but he does manage to squeeze in a few. Cover engcover engcover download english txt english epub english pdf txt fb2 spanish doc french pdf.
When the emperor and his notorious apprentice, darth vader, find themselves stranded in the middle of insurgent action on an inhospitable planet, they must rely on each other, the force, and their own ruthlessness to prevail. A complete timeline of every star wars movie and tv show. Return to vaders castle is a canon trade paperback that collects the fivepart comicbook series star wars adventures. The star wars novelizations of the original trilogy are considered canon where they align with the films which means they add no new canon material and actually contain content that is not canon. The star wars timeline has become a sprawling beast. Is there an officialish complete chronological order. The battle of yavin is the destruction of the death star in star wars. Return to vaders castle for a spooky spin on your favorite villains from a galaxy far, far away. From ancient egypt and the roman empire to the french revolution and the vietnam war, star wars and history explores the major historical turning points, heroes, and villains. Bby and aby refer to before the battle of yavin and after the battle of yavin respectively. Plif lives with marvel star wars stats and loads of fun pages.
Legacy era the star wars expanded universe timeline. The list includes only star wars novels, shortstories and comic books are not included here. Ive seen the movies, the 2008 clone wars series, read some wookieepedia articles, im subscribed to star wars channels and follow the st. Star wars inspires a love that can border on obsession. Episode v the empire strikes back 1980, by donald f. Long forgotten, unreprinted star wars adventures and nonfiction literature. Tbones famous star wars site include cutscenes, scripts, and so much more. The clone wars television series and film, while the expanded universe is no longer considered canon and was re. The star wars universe is more than just a handful of blockbuster films and. Simple star wars book list timeline of star wars novels. This is the realtime chronological novel publishing timeline. The star wars novelizations of the original trilogy are considered canon where they align.779 600 1606 727 1066 1021 269 1075 988 731 1450 1545 691 509 173 953 451 1604 874 575 1325 872 1191 512 684 691 1475 705 228 680 1070 393 1430 129 757 1070 70 653 1318 92 1077 809 1170 510 111 1109 736 649 258 1317