Join the authors of The High Republic as they peel back the curtain on a new frontier of Star Wars storytelling
The countdown to the release of the new ‘Star Wars: The High Republic‘ set of novels is well and truly on. The books had been delayed from release this year but are now set to hit bookstores worldwide early in the new year. Ahead of the launch, it has been announced that a live-streaming event will be held on StarWars.Com and Youtube on January 4th from 9 a.m PT to celebrate the event.
On this monumental day, all five authors who have created the first stories for this completely new series will be on hand to reveal and discuss their work. Claudia Gray will be live and discussing her novel ‘Into The Dark‘. Justina Ireland will be on hand to present her work ‘A Test Of Courage‘. Charles Soule will regale us with his work ‘Light Of The Jedi‘. Cavan Scott will unveil his ‘Marvel’s The High Republic‘ work and Daniel Jose Older will be discussing his work on IDW Publishings ‘The High Republic Adventures‘. All five authors will be joined by Lucasfilm Publishing’s Michael Siglain and the terrific Kristen Baver from Star Wars.Com to unveil what they have worked on and to deliver brand new announcements and revelations about what the future holds and what is on the way.
‘The High Republic‘ is a wholly new set of stories, set centuries before the start of ‘The Phantom Menace‘ and when the Jedi were in their prime. The new stories will be brought to the masses via books and comics and will give the fans and new fans alike brand new heroes to cheer for, new villains to fear, and brand new worlds for us to discover. The multi-publishing initiative will bring everything new to bookstores and comic book stores around the world. Keep checking back right here for any further news and developments regarding this exciting news.
Source: Star Wars
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Carl Roberts is a Senior Entertainment/Books and Literature Correspondent for The Future of the Force. Aside from being our horror genre aficionado, he is also passionate about Star Wars, Marvel, DC, and the Indiana Jones movies. Follow him on Twitter where he uses the force frequently!