“All Creatures Great and Small” by Landry Q. Walker

“All Creatures Great and Small” Short Story Author: Landry Q. Walker Setting: Unknown, possibly around 34 ABY “All Creatures Great and Small” was first released on December 1, 2015. [SPOILER ALERT]: This short story is… Continue reading

The Empire Strikes Back: So You Want to Be a Jedi? by Adam Gidwitz

The Empire Strikes Back: So You Want to Be a Jedi? YA Novel Author: Alexandra Bracken Setting: 3 ABY (The Empire Strikes Back) Plot Summary / Review (There are far too many colons in… Continue reading

“Star Wars The Force Awakens: Before the Awakening” by Greg Rucka

“Star Wars The Force Awakens: Before the Awakening” Short Story Collection Author: Greg Rucka / Illustrator: Phil Noto Setting: Just before The Force Awakens “Star Wars: Before the Awakening” was released on December… Continue reading

“Inbrief” by Janine K. Spendlove

“Inbrief” Short Story Author: Janine K. Spendlove Setting: Before 4 ABY “Inbrief” first appeared in Star Wars Insider #161. Plot Summary / Review This short story is a tie-in to the new Battlefront:… Continue reading

“The Perfect Weapon” by Delilah S. Dawson

“The Perfect Weapon” Short Story Author: Delilah S. Dawson Setting: Unknown, some time before The Force Awakens “The Perfect Weapon” was published as an e-book on November 24, 2015. [SPOILER ALERT]: This short… Continue reading

Shielded from Criticism (Canon Technology)

My copy of Star Wars: Battlefront is arriving today.  While I wait, I thought I’d take some time to untangle this planetary shielding issue, which really does deserve its own article. Function of… Continue reading

“Blade Squadron: Zero Hour” by David J. Williams and Mark S. Williams

“Blade Squadron: Zero Hour” Short Story Author(s): David J. Williams and Mark S. Williams Setting: ~4 ABY “Blade Squadron: Zero Hour” first appeared in Star Wars Insider #160.   Plot Summary / Review Blade Squadron… Continue reading

Battlefront: Twilight Company by Alexander Freed

Battlefront: Twilight Company Novel Author: Alexander Freed Setting: 6 BBY – 3 ABY Plot Summary / Review Alexander Freed is the author of a few new canon stories: “The End of History” and… Continue reading

“Blade Squadron, Parts One and Two” by David J. Williams and Mark S. Williams

“Blade Squadron, Parts One and Two” Short Story Author(s): David J. Williams and Mark S. Williams Setting: 4 ABY (Battle of Endor) “Blade Squadron, Part One” first appeared in Star Wars Insider #149.  The sequel… Continue reading

“Last Call at the Zero Angle” by Jason Fry

“Last Call at the Zero Angle” Short Story Author: Jason Fry Setting: 0 ABY This short story first appeared in Star Wars Insider #156. Plot Summary / Review Around the time of the Battle of Yavin, TIE… Continue reading