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Qui-Gon Jinn is Given the Chance of a Lifetime in a Preview of Claudia Gray’s Upcoming ‘Star Wars: Master & Apprentice’

Jedi Knight, Qui-Gon Jinn, and his student, Obi-Wan Kenobi, were always an odd pairing to be sure. In The Phantom Menace, Obi-Wan urges his master to not defy the council any further concerning the training of the boy, Anakin Skywalker. This dynamic of opposing perspectives was implied by their interactions in the film, but in Claudia […]

UPDATE – Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Gets Its Own Novels And Comics

Much to the excitement of fans hungry for more Star Wars stories, StarWars.com announced a slew of new books and comics we can look forward to in 2019 that will set the stage for the new Disney Parks attraction, Galaxy’s Edge. The Black Spire Outpost on Batuu has popped up in content over the last year, but […]

Star Wars: TIE Fighter Comic Will Serve as Crossover to Upcoming Novel Trilogy ‘Alphabet Squadron’

One of the anticipated Star Wars novels of 2018 is Alexander Freed’s Alphabet Squadron. The novel, which will be the first in a trilogy, flips the script on the remnants of the Empire post-Return of the Jedi, with X-wing fighters now the hunters. StarWars.com has announced a Del Rey/Marvel comicbook series TIE Fighter will arrive in […]

Chuck Wendig’s ‘Shadow of Vader’ Comic Gets Scrapped, Charles Soule Hints at Things to Come, and Authors Are Announced for Star Wars Celebration Chicago

After being met with initial excitement, Chuck Wendig’s limited series titled Star Wars: Shadow of Vader (one of the many Star Wars titles announced at New York Comic Con this year) has been completely cancelled following the recent firing of Wendig from Marvel Comics. Wendig had already completed over half of the series, and I, […]

Review – Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy is a Gorgeous Tribute to the Women of Star Wars

They are heroes and villains, Sith and Jedi, senators and scoundrels, mothers, mercenaries, artists, pilots…. This is the opening line of the brand new book from Chronicle Books titled Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy by author and StarWars.com contributor Amy Ratcliffe. From the films, novels, comics, animation, and games – the beautifully-illustrated book profiles […]

Rob Bredow (Head of ILM) Reveals New ‘Making of Solo’ Book

This week on The Star Wars Show, host Andi Gutierrez sat down with Rob Bredow (visual effects supervisor on Solo: A Star Wars Story and head of Industrial Light and Magic) to discuss his upcoming book – Industrial Light & Magic Presents: Making Solo: A Star Wars Story. Jordan Pate (Hard Case)Jordan Pate is Co-Lead […]

SDCC Disney/Lucasfilm Publishing Panel: New Claudia Gray Novel About Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan Announced and More

On the second day of San Diego Comic Con, our own Lacey Gilleran (@laceygilleran) got to attend the Disney/Lucasfilm Publishing Panel with some of the most prominent authors currently working in a galaxy far, far away, including Timothy Zahn, E.K. Johnston, Charles Soule, Jody Houser, Adam Rex, Rae Carson, Katie Candraw, Daniel Jose Older, Jodie […]

‘Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy’ to Be Released in October

The official Star Wars site has announced the release of Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy by Amy Ratcliffe, celebrating female characters across all Star Wars media. At the same time, they interviewed the author of the book, a long-time fan and journalist. Jelena Bidin (LadyMusashi)Staff member, comic and book reviewer. Cheers for the Light […]

Update – Solo: A Star Wars Story Novelization Coming September 4th + Beckett Comic Book in August

Considering that the novelization for the previous Star Wars movie went against the trend of releasing in tandem with the film itself, many Star Wars book readers have probably been wondering when to expect the novelization for Solo: A Star Wars Story. The promotion for Solo and its various media tie-ins has been very different from the […]

UPDATE! Timothy Zahn Has Two More Pitches for Thrawn-Focused Star Wars Novels, but There’s a Catch

Timothy Zahn, the man who brought Grand Admiral Thrawn into the consciousness of many Star Wars Legends fans, was also a key force in re-canonizing the character in conjunction with Star Wars Rebels. In addition to last year’s Thrawn book, its comic adaptation, and this year’s Thrawn: Alliances, Zahn has revealed he’s working on outlines for two more novels […]

New Book Series Coming This Fall Starring The Fastest Hunk of Junk in the Galaxy

The official Star Wars website just announced a brand new book series coming out just in time for Star Wars Reads this October. The new series will be aimed at readers age 8-12, but Star Wars readers of all ages will no doubt jump at the opportunity to hop in the cockpit of the most […]

Review: Han and Lando Finally Grow Up in Star Wars: Last Shot by Daniel José Older

Over the last few days I have had the opportunity to sit down with the latest novel in Del Rey’s ever-growing line of Star Wars books – Last Shot – a Han and Lando novel from author Daniel José Older. With the promotion of Solo: A Star Wars Story now fully underway, Last Shot is […]

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