The Star Wars Canon Dispatch: September 2017

The Star Wars Canon Dispatch
September 2017

Welcome to The Star Wars Canon Dispatch, an unofficial monthly contextual look at the monthly releases in Star Wars storytelling. The Journey to The Last Jedi story efforts have begun!

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The Star Wars Canon Dispatch: August 2017

The Star Wars Canon Dispatch
August 2017

Welcome to The Star Wars Canon Dispatch, an unofficial monthly contextual look at the monthly releases in Star Wars storytelling. Mostly a comic driven month this August as we ramp up towards Journey to the Last Jedi.

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SDCC: Lucasfilm Publishing — New Star Wars Stories Panel [Video]

Penguin Random House has released the full video of the Lucasfilm Publishing: New Star Wars Stories Panel. If you were unable to attend the panel at San Diego Comic-Con, you can now see all the exciting reveals for yourself — and there was a lot of news, both for upcoming Star Wars books and comics.

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The Star Wars Canon Dispatch: July 2017

The Star Wars Canon Dispatch
July 2017

Welcome to The Star Wars Canon Dispatch, an unofficial monthly contextual look at the monthly releases in Star Wars storytelling.  This month… Forces of Destiny.  Oh… and that new book… we like new books!

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The Star Wars Canon Dispatch: June 2017

The Star Wars Canon Dispatch
June 2017

Welcome to The Star Wars Canon Dispatch, an unofficial monthly contextual look at the monthly releases in Star Wars storytelling.  It was a comic heavy month, but some great additions to the narrative universe.

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The Star Wars Canon Dispatch: Celebration 2017 Edition

As with many of our Star Wars Celebrations, this one was full of new Star Wars canon titles.  I’m not sure if I have captured all of them here, but I have done my best to compile all the previews of new Star Wars stories. Read more

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Mercurial Swift And Narrative Layers in Aftermath

Mercurial Swift And Narrative Layers in Aftermath

Please note, the following contains minor spoilers for Aftermath, Aftermath: Life Debt, and Aftermath: Empire’s End.

When Aftermath first came out, it was met with mixed reviews.  The narrative structure, the density of the story, and the style employed by Chuck Wendig did not always sit well with everyone.  There was also a feeling that it just was not impactful enough, considering that we have so little post-Return of the Jedi knowledge in the canon at the moment.  Little did we know what seeds were being planted in this novel that would unfold throughout the series.  Meet Mercurial Swift, who will serve as our example of narrative layers in this trilogy. Read more

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