These games shaped an entire generation of fans. Also Peter Sumner returned to the role of Imperial Officer Lt.
One of the biggest topics of speculation in the run-up to the new Star Wars movie is how it will fit in with the preexisting Expanded Universe.
The new star wars movies aren't canon. Ever since Marvel Comics Star Wars 7. The new movies werent part of the canon at all. Dave Filonis New Series Is a Master Class in Star Wars The conclusion of the Skywalker Saga Star Wars.
Visions reimagines the classic saga in new and interesting ways. The movies as always trump the Expanded Universe but now theres a very clear line between the old sequels and the new one. Cover-dated January 1978 and Alan Dean Fosters novel Splinter of the Minds Eye 1978 the licensing world of Star Wars expanded to cover all forms of media.
Disney removing three Star Wars movies from the canon. But are the nine shorts in the collection canon. I dont care what people say the new star wars movies arent canon to me and all the stuff Disney decided isnt canon is most definitely canon.
Novels comics cartoons video games radio dramas and even a Holiday Special. He set the films he created as the canon. This fan film is notable because it features fan-favorite EU character Mara Jade.
This includes the six Star Wars episodes and the many hours of content he developed. Except for the main Star Wars films plus The Clone Wars Rebels the most r. While some might like even most of what Lucasfilm has produced in the new millenium most would agree that the consistency of the originals just isnt there.
Before the prequels or the sequels though Star Wars games helped define and expand our definition of canon. They arent even very good. They are not canon anymore And 2.
Franchise owners can and do alter canon based on external p. Fan film Somewhere between 1 and 0 BBY Before the new canon of Rogue One there was more than one telling of how the Death Star plans were stolen. Reports from Hollywood insiders suggest.
On December 16 2015. The following is a guest editorial by ForceWave-1139. Rumors from inside the studio tell that Disney is considering removing the last three Star Wars movies from the official saga.
Between the Star Wars movies novels TV shows video games and comic books that make up the expanded universe it can be hard to distinguish what is considered TRULY canon to the primary film series. According to YouTubes Doomcock via Cosmic Book News whos made a bit of a name for himself with Star Wars rumors Lucasfilm and the house of mouse are considering wiping out The Force Awakens The. I know this isnt as serious as other posts on here but I need to get this out there.
Disney has been raping this franchise way worse than any of the prequel movies did. Pol Treidum whom he played in the original 1977 movie. The Star Wars canon timeline complete with BBY and ABY.
Whether your favorite stories from comics games and books really happened is a constantly moving target with this franchise. Im 45 years old and the first movie I can remember seeing in a movie theater is the original Star Wars now known as Episode. Share on Facebook opens in a new tab Share on Twitter opens in a new.
A complete guide to the new Star Wars canon before The Force Awakens The books movies and TV shows that make up the Star Wars universe. Well now we have an official answer. Disneys Star Wars sequels turned out to be such a mess that most fans have coped by pretending theyre fan fiction but soon they may not have to.
Nothing makes Star Wars fans fight like debates about canon. The old Expanded Universe EU – now known as Legends – encompassed all of the officially licensed stories from the Star Wars universe. The New Star Wars Movies Arent Beholden To The Expanded Universe.
If future Star Wars movies focus on entirely new characters in places in the galaxy the audience has never been to before there will really. Episode 7 is a clean new beginning to the post-Return of the Jedi Star Wars universe. New Planets New Perils.
Is the new Star Wars Movie considered canon. Whether or not a work of fiction is considered canon within a franchise is not decided by the opinions of fans general audiences critics or any other third parties it is decided by the owners of the franchise. The only Jedi we see surviving Emperor Palpatines Order 66 in the movies are Yoda and Obi Wan Kenobi but the books comics and TV shows of the new Star Wars canon tell us a very different story.
Speculation is rife around the future of Star Wars canon as rumors suggest the Star Wars sequel trilogy will be erased by Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni. Answer 1 of 5. BBY Before the Battle of Yavin as seen in A New Hope ABY After the Battle of Yavin as seen in A New Hope And no I am not acknowledging The Holiday Special Droids the Ewok stuff and the 2003 Clone Wars cartoon.
Lets start from the beginning. Fans with a knack for comic books might be particularly attached to the Marvel Star Wars series which ran from the first movies opening in 1977 all.