Star Wars: Canon Timeline

Jedi Jondee here at the Jedi Archives, The dating system for Star Wars in the Expanded Universe was BBY (Before the Battle of Yavin) and ABY (After the Battle of Yavin). This is unusual in that the Battle of Yavin is not a pivotal event in the history of the galaxy, it is for the […]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens #...

Jondee here on the Finalizer, We finally have another Marvel adaptation of a Star Wars movie with this limited series. I’m not sure how many issues it will last; I’m guessing five issues. It has a nice painted cover by Esad Ribic with Rey standing in front of Finn and BB-8 with the Falcon overhead. […]

Star Wars: Aliens Volume 1 Rev...

Jondee here at Takodana, The Tales from a Galaxy Far, Far Away Volume 1 – Aliens was released digitally (four of the six as ebooks in December of last year), but appeared in small, hardback form recently. It reminds me of an Expanded Universe anthology, Tales from the Mos Eisley Cantina, that explored the cantina […]

Star Wars Special: C-3PO #1 Re...

Jondee here on an unknown planet, The mystery of C-3PO’s red arm from The Force Awakens is finally revealed in this comic book that was delayed from February. It has hit the comic book stands with the Starman team of James Robinson and Tony Harris. The artwork has the thick lines of an independent comic, […]

Poe Dameron #1 Review!

Jondee here at D’Qar, Oscar Isaac’s Poe Dameron had a hint of his true character as the best pilot in the Resistance in The Force Awakens. There is more him and Black Squadron in this comic book. The prequel novel, Before the Awakening by Greg Rucka, followed Poe as a pilot for the New Republic’s […]

Adventures in Wild Space: The ...

Jondee here on Thune, This young readers series is published by UK publisher Edgmont. This book, is the first book, but The Escape also by Cavan Scott is a prelude. It is fully illustrated by David M. Buisan. Wild Space is the unknown region of the Star Wars galaxy. The Clone Wars series had Teth […]

What Happens in the Han Solo F...

Jondee here on Corellia, The Han Solo anthology film is set for release on May 25, 2018. It features a script by Lawrence Kasdan and his son, Jon Kasdan, which brought Kasdan back to the Star Wars franchise. He is going full circle with the Han Solo story. Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are set […]

Before the Awakening Book Revi...

Jondee here on Pressylla, Greg Rucka has been instrumental in the Journey to Force Awakens; the Shattered Empire comic book series and the young reader’s novel, Smuggler’s Run. His prequel novel, Before the Awakening, was released on the day of the film’s opening (so SPOILERS!) and features the stories of Finn, Rey, and Poe. Similar […]

Force Awakens Connection in St...

Jedi Jondee here at Arkanis,    The Secret Academy by Jason Fry. The fourth book in the Servants of the Empire series, “The Secret Academy”, is by Jason Fry who worked on the other books and also wrote Weapon of a Jedi. Imperial cadet Zare Leonis was introduced in the Star Wars: Rebels young readers […]