September 30, 2022
SWCC | Lucasfilm Publishing Panel Highlights

A closer look at the publisher exclusives and revelations at SWCC

Mere hours after Lucasfilm unveiled the teaser trailer and title for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Lucasfilm Publishing confirmed a galaxy of new stories being prepped ahead of the film’s release this December. Lucasfilm Publishing’s Creative Director Michael Siglain announced plans for a “Journey to Episode IX” program similar to the books that have preceded Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

Here is a sample of what we can expect to see on the bookshelves as the release of The Rise of Skywalker approaches:

Crash of Fate:

The book is part of a series of comics and novels that tie into the new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge resort.

SWCC | Lucasfilm Publishing Panel Highlights

The Skywalker Saga:

The retelling is a story of a family meant to be read by families, says Lucasfilm Publishing’s Jennifer Heddle.

SWCC | Lucasfilm Publishing Panel Highlights

Be More Leia and Be More Lando:

Christian Blauvelt will continue his series on mindfulness and business practices with two new books

Creatures Big & Small/Creatures vs. Aliens:

A sneak peek at upcoming titles included Creatures Big & Small, by Calliope Glass and Katie Cook, a sound book on Creatures vs. Aliens written by Pablo Hidalgo and including rathtars described as “rolling meatballs with teeth,”

Alexander Freed’s Alphabet Squadron:

Hera Syndulla helps hold together a team of rag-tag New Republic pilots after the Battle of Endor.


Master & Apprentice:

SWCC | Lucasfilm Publishing Panel Highlights

Queen’s Shadow (SWCC Exclusive Cover):

Book Review | Star Wars: Queen’s Shadow (US Edition)

SWCC | Lucasfilm Publishing Panel Highlights

Star Wars: Thrawn Treason:

Timothy Zahn revealed that Eli Vanto will return for Star Wars: Thrawn Treason

SWCC | Lucasfilm Publishing Panel Highlights

Wow, these titles look incredible and we cannot wait to immerse ourselves in more awesome Star Wars action as we approach Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Stay tuned to The Future of the Force for latest reviews as they approach release.


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