How To Incorporate the Entire “Star Wars” Expanded Universe Into Canon

Disney, this can be done, storyline contradictions and all.

Cover art by Drew Struzan for Steve Perry’s 1996 “Shadows of the Empire” novel; characters copyright The Walt Disney Company


The opening of the floodgates came at the midway point in “The Force Awakens,” when Rey exclaimed to Han:

“Luke Skywalker? I thought he was a myth.”



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Joel Eisenberg

Joel Eisenberg


Joel Eisenberg is an award-winning author, screenwriter, and producer. The Oscar in the profile pic isn’t his but he’s scheming. WGA and Pen America member.