32 bBY

Episode I

THE PHANTOM MENACE George Lucas 1999

Turmoil has engulfed the Galactic Republic. The taxation of trade routes to outlying star systems is in dispute.

Hoping to resolve the matter with a blockade of deadly battleships, the greedy Trade Federation has stopped all shipping to the small planet of Naboo.

While the congress of the Republic endlessly debates this alarming chain of events, the Supreme Chancellor has secretly dispatched two Jedi Knights, the guardians of peace and justice in the galaxy, to settle the conflict...

Episode II

ATTACK OF THE CLONES George Lucas 2002

22 bBY

There is unrest in the Galactic Senate. Several thousand solar systems have declared their intentions to leave the Republic. This separatist movement, under the leadership of the mysterious Count Dooku, has made it difficult for the limited number of Jedi Knights to maintain  peace and order in the galaxy. Senator Amidala, the former Queen of Naboo, is returning to the Galactic Senate to vote on the critical issue of creating an Army of the Republic to assist the overwhelmed Jedi...

Animated series

THE CLONE WARS Genndy Tartakovsky 2008

21 bBY

Episode III

REVENGE OF THE SITH George Lucas 2005

19 bBY

War! The Republic is crumbling under attacks by the ruthless Sith Lord, Count Dooku. There are heroes on Both Sides. Evil is everywhere. In a stunning move, the fiendish droid leader, General Grievous, has swept into the Republic capital and kidnapped Chancellor Palpatine, leader of the Galactic Senate.

Separatist Droid Army as the Attempts to flee the besieged with their valuable capital hostage, two Jedi Knights lead to desperate mission to rescue the

captive chancellor...

Videogame

THE FORCE UNLEASHED LucasArts 2008

17 bBY

The galaxy is on the brink of total darkness. The evil Galactic Empire has overthrown the Old Republic and now holds countless worlds in the grip of fear.

The Jedi Knights have been all but destroyed. Only a handful have escaped Imperial forces, disappearing into hiding across the galaxy. The Emperor's spies have located a lone Jedi Knight on the Wookiee homeworld of Kashyyyk. The Sith Lord Darth Vader has been sent to destroy him...

Episode VI

A NEW HOPE George Lucas 1977

0 bBY

It is a period of civil war. Rebel spaceships, striking from a hidden base, have won their first victory against the evil Galactic Empire.  During the battle, Rebel spies managed to steal secret plans to the Empire’s ultimate weapon, the Death Star, an armored space station with enough power to destroy an entire planet. Pursued by the Empire’s sinister agents, Princess Leia races home aboard her starship, custodian of the stolen plans that can save her people and restore freedom to the galaxy…

Novel

SPLINTER OF THE MIND'S EYE Alan Dean Foster 1978

2 aBY

Stranded on a jungle planet, Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia found themselves desperately racing Imperial Stormtroopers to claim a gem that had mysterious powers over the Force. Luke Skywalker expected trouble when he volunteered to follow Princess Leia on her mission to Circarpous to enlist their Rebel underground in the battle against the Empire. But the farm boy from Tatooine hadn't counted on an unscheduled landing in the swamplands of Mimban…hadn't counted on any of the things they would find on that strange planet.

Episode V

THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK Irvin Kershner 1980

3 aBY

Stranded on a jungle planet, Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia found themselves desperately racing Imperial Stormtroopers to claim a gem that had mysterious powers over the Force. Luke Skywalker expected trouble when he volunteered to follow Princess Leia on her mission to Circarpous to enlist their Rebel underground in the battle against the Empire. But the farm boy from Tatooine hadn't counted on an unscheduled landing in the swamplands of Mimban…hadn't counted on any of the things they would find on that strange planet.

Novel

SHADOWS OF THE EMPIRE Steve Perry 1996

4 aBY

Ultimate victory lies within the grasp of the dreaded Galactic Emperor Palpatine as the tattered remnants of the Rebel fleet desperately seek sanctuary and time to muster new allies. A grim Luke Skywalker, reeling from Darth Vader's revelation on the cloud city of Bespin, ponders his own destiny and that of the Rebel Alliance. Meanwhile, the search ensues for Han Solo, captive of the notorious bounty hunter, Boba Fett. To deal a final blow to the Rebellion, Palpatine has hatched a new plan of which even Lord Vader is unaware. To aid him, the Emperor has enlisted the services of the vast criminal underworld that lurks within the Shadows of the Empire...

Episode VI

RETURN OF THE JEDI Richard Marquand 1983

4 aBY

Luke Skywalker has returned to his home planet of Tatooine in an attempt to rescue his friend Han Solo from the clutches of the vile gangster Jabba the Hutt. Little does Luke know that the Galactic Empire has secretly begun construction on a new armored space station even more powerful than the first dreaded Death Star. When completed, this ultimate weapon will spell certain doom for the small band of rebels struggling to restore freedom to the galaxy...

Novel

THE NEW REPUBLIC Timothy Zahn 1991

4 aBY

It is five years after the Emperor was defeated at the battle of Endor. The New Republic has made great strides in freeing planets from the tyranny of the Empire. Only twenty-five percent of the worlds that used to belong to the Empire are within its grasp now. And with the death of all the Grand Admirals, there appears to be no one left who could lead the Empire back to its former glory. However, Grand Admiral Thrawn has survived! He is back from his exile on the rim of the galaxy and has taken control of the remaining forces of the once mighty Empire.