A red saber, unsheathed in the an unexpected offer threatens the bond between quigon jinn and obiwan kenobi as the two jedi. Lucasfilms nowcorporate sibling marvel comics, which published star wars comics from 1977 to 1986, are once again publishing star wars titles that started in 2015. The first books and comics are set to debut at star wars celebration anaheim in august 2020 with star wars. This is a list of star wars comics, comic books set in the fictional star wars universe. Novels and novelizations are separated, as are junior novels and junior novelizations. For example, droids are referred to as mechanicals, yoda was blue, and ben and owen were brothers. While obiwan kenobi, anakin skywalker, and other jedi knights. The usercontributed site covers books, comic books, tv series, movies, and video games. The battle of yavin is the destruction of the death star in star wars. This timeline constitutes a mutimedia of films, tv episodes, novels, short stories, comics, young adult novels, and childrens books and comics. The phantom menace, in the era of the glorious high republic, the noble and wise jedi knights must face a frightening threat to themselves, the galaxy, and the force itself. Simple star wars book list timeline of star wars novels. Since then, new star wars stories have entered the fray, including novels, comics and another animated series called star wars.
A definitive legends clone wars timeline was never established by lucasfilm. Star wars marvel reading order comic book reading orders. It is not for comics or short stories in legends continuity. The canon timeline collects only hardback novels falling under the new star wars canon since the april 25th announcement. As we dive into the final season of the show, especially the. Episode i the phantom menace and explores the origins and early days of darth maul, an antagonist. A new hope in 1977, the star wars saga has grown in comics, books, cartoons, newspaper strips, and even some video games. The exact chronology of the events described in this article is currently unknown. Star wars is an american epic spaceopera media franchise, centered on a film series created.
The star wars expanded universe timeline home facebook. An essential timeline of when every past and upcoming star. A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, the adventures of luke skywalker, han solo, princess, leia, darth vader and more continue. Simple list of star wars books in order of when they take place, with sidebyside timelines for legends and the new canon. The objective is to find any franchises canonical chronology, or the official timeline of events in that. 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 first books and comics are set to debut at star wars celebration anaheim in august 2020, and select titles are available now for preorder. If you watch rebels but havent read star wars books or comics before, kanan series is a good place to start. The star wars expanded universe timeline is a comprehensive chronology of every star wars story from 1977 to today, including exclusive. Insider made a timeline to show how those new stories about existing characters will fit into the chronological timeline of events in all the movies and tv shows fans are already watching. Its rarely aired in any sort of chronological order, and even the film which supposedly kicked the whole franchise off technically has two episodes of the show preceding it, the first partway through season 2, and the second partway through the first season. The world of star wars can be a little overwhelming. A red saber, unsheathed in the an unexpected offer threatens the bond between quigon jinn and obiwan kenobi as the two jedi navigate a dangerous new planet and an uncertain future. Volume i this timeline accurate as of december 2017 star wars darth vader vader down screaming citadel doctor aphra lando han solo princess leia.
August 29, 2019 since disney bought lucasfilm in 2012, there has been a substantial amount of new star wars material, including comic books, novels, tv series, and games. The comic book is set on a new space station called starlight station, which plays a large role throughout all additional comics and books. This exciting weekly series explores a time of great upheaval in the galaxythe clone wars. The hugely complicated star wars timeline from all the canon movies, tv shows, comics, and novels explained. Feb 27, 2020 if youre feeling especially ambitious, check out the timeline of canon media on wookieepedia for a fairly comprehensive overview of everything star wars has to offer. Era, title, publishing date, issue arc, placement in timeline, authors. The stories alternate between the crew of the ghost undertaking what at first seems. This timeline is organized chronologically and in six different categories. A new hope, marvels ongoing star wars comics reveal new stories featuring these classic characters. Any books, games and comics released before that time were marked legends, leaving the six star wars saga films and animated series star wars. This timeline is organized by chronology, and separated by era, as defined by lucas licensing. How to watch all of star wars in order asbury park press. Release date, title, authors, publisher, notes, fictional timeline, maturity.
Read from classic star wars through the new marvel star wars. May 04, 2020 check out our star wars timeline for all of the major events and milestones in the canon, including movies, tv shows, and books, in the faraway galaxy. The clone wars has always had a confusing timeline. A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away bby and aby refer to before the battle of yavin and after the battle of yavin respectively. Star wars adventures has joined the festivities with an exciting weekly series of comic books that explores all corners of the star wars universe, showing how choices both big and small ultimately shape the destinies of beloved characters, such as princess leia, rey, padme, ahsoka, and hera along with your soontobe favorites from the last.
These books are part of the original star wars expanded universe, and follow an internally consistent timeline. New canon the newly standardized star wars canon includes all the movie episodes, the clone wars and rebels tv shows, and new books since. Timeline lists star wars novels only, not comic books or young adult novels. This reading order contains all the necessary issues to enjoy the star wars comics by marvel. Dec 10, 2017 the complete timeline of star wars canon comics. Lucasfilm reveals official timeline of the star wars saga. Disney also recently announced two upcoming tv series based on the existing characters in the star wars universe. May 02, 2018 the world of star wars can be a little overwhelming.
Star wars novel timeline an up to date list of the star wars novels in chronological order. Dark horse comics owned the license to publish star wars comics from lucasfilm exclusively from 1991 to 2014. Where does star wars battlefront 2 fit in the timeline. This is a timeline for books considered canon in the new continuity. All star wars comics available in marvel unlimited in a chronological reading order and timeline. Yodas secret war, by jason aaron, salvador larroca, kelly thompson, and emilio laiso though presented as a flashback, this 2017 story is the first one to take us back to a time prior to episode i, even if just. The adventures in a galaxy far far away extend into everyotr medium, including novels, toys, video games, tv, and even comic books. Updated regularly, with new releases and upcoming titles highlightesd. This timeline is organized by chronology, as defined by the lucasfilm story group. New movies and other stories arent based on these books, and will sometimes contradict them. New timothy zahn audio books coming star wars celebration vii in orlando. 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 video games. If youre feeling especially ambitious, check out the timeline of canon media on wookieepedia for a fairly comprehensive overview of everything star.
This is a timeline of comics considered canon in the new continuity. Theres so much media stretching back to the release of the original trilogy a little before it, actually that the idea of jumping into the star wars print universewith old canon and new canon and everexpanding storylinescan be a daunting prospect for any fan. This article is about prose novels and anthologies and other books. For graphic novels and comics, see list of star wars comic books. All timelines has the correct viewing order of movies, tv. Yesterday at the d23 conference, disney unveiled the new official timeline of star wars films and television. The mandalorian timeline explained the mandalorian, the new star wars liveaction series, is set during a generally unexplored era of the canon timeline. The ultimate guide to reading the star wars books reedsy. It is not, by any standard, meant to function as a timeline. Up until disney acquired lucasfilm in 2012, the expanded universe i.
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. Star wars comic series timeline star wars timeline. Obsession star warsfree comic book day 2005 special. Star wars canon timeline aug 2019 kenobi series update. Check out our star wars timeline for all of the major events and milestones in the canon, including movies, tv shows, and books, in the faraway galaxy. A complete list of all fulllength star wars novels in chronological order. 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. Delve into the history of the sinister count dooku in this audio original set in a galaxy far far away. The high republic has enlisted toptier, fanfavorite authors claudia gray, justina ireland, daniel jose older, cavan scott, and charles soule to craft this new era of star wars publishing. Please help improve this list or discuss it on the talk page. Volume i this timeline accurate as of december 2017 star wars darth vader vader down screaming citadel doctor aphra lando han.
Aug 24, 2019 yesterday at the d23 conference, disney unveiled the new official timeline of star wars films and television. Since the debut of the first film now dubbed star wars. This timeline includes published and approved unpublished star wars stories euonly material can be found in the individual eras this complete saga page follows the one canon approach, allowing eucompatible stories from the postdisney era of star wars literature. The timeline now divides the entire star wars saga into three eras. May 24, 2017 any books, games and comics released before that time were marked legends, leaving the six star wars saga films and animated series star wars.1330 1522 389 769 1147 1396 724 1555 1505 1293 28 1018 1026 479 922 825 1108 867 486 267 1110 1138 483 278 317 1262 702 203 153 345 946 1227 1070 1063 696 542 805 1391 1062