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Canon Reading Order

This category features the reading order of Marvel and IDW comics that are officially canon - a recognized part of Star Wars history Category compiled from a full list of video games, TV, movies, novels and other content found on Star Wars fandom. Tap the globe 🌐 to see the entirety of canon media

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  • 1st appearance of Keeve Trennis, a Jedi Padawan
  • 1st full appearance of Avar Kriss, a Jedi Master
  • 1st appearance of Sskeer, a Jedi Master
  • Partial team appearance of the Grand Masters of the Jedi Order: Veter (1st) and Yoda
  • [December 2020 - a High Republic animated series is reportedly in the works]
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: the earliest era of stories in the official Star Wars canon
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  • 1st appearance of Cere Junda, a former Jedi Knight
  • 1st appearance of Eno Cordova, a Jedi Master
  • πŸ“–Reading Order: read Jedi Fallen Order Dark Temple #1-#5, then Age of Republic Qui-Gon Jinn #1
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  • One-shot featuring Jedi, Qui-Gon Jinn
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next, read Star Wars #26 (2015 series)
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  • Excerpt from the journal of Ben Kenobi during the 'twilight of the Old Republic'
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: read Star Wars #26 - Star Wars #30, then Darth Maul #1 (2017 series)
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  • πŸ“– Reading Order: read Darth Maul #1 - #5, then Age of Republic - Darth Maul #1
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  • One-shot featuring Darth Maul
  • Darth Maul is instructed by Sidious to remain unknown to the Jedi Order but Maul's desire for battle is too much to keep contained
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read the story, 'The Weapon' in Age of Republic Special #1
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  • Anthology of stories including:
  • 'The Weapon' - Mace Windu as a Padawan
  • 'Sisters'
  • '501 Plus One'
  • Appearance of Ahsoka Tano, multiple panels
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: after reading 'The Weapon,' watch or read Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace
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  • Trade paperback adaptation of Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
  • 1st appearance of Darth Maul
  • 1st appearance of Mace Windu
  • 1st appearance of Sabe
  • 1st appearance of Depa Billaba
  • 1st appearance of Plo Koon
  • *the trade paperback went on sale the same day as Star Wars: Episode I -The Phantom Menace #1 with issues #2 through #4 published each week thereafter
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read Age of Republic - Obi-Wan Kenobi
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  • Origin of Anakin Skywalker as he is being trained by Obi-Wan Kenobi
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read Obi-Wan and Anakin #1
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  • Premiere issue of a five-issue limited series featuring Obi-Wan Kenobi during the time he served as Master to the Padawan, Anakin Skywalker, the future father of Luke Skywalker who would even later become Darth Vader
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: read Obi-Wan and Anakin #1 - #5, then Age of Republic - Count Dooku #1
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  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next, read Age of Republic - Jango Fett #1
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  • Origin of Boba Fett as a child with his father Jango Fett
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read Star Wars Adventures: The Clone Wars - Battle Tales #1
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  • Premiere issue of a five-issue series
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: read Star Wars Adventures: The Clone Wars - Battle Tales #1 - #5, then Jedi of the Republic - Mace Windu #1
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  • 1st appearance of Prosset Dibs, later becomes the Tenth Brother
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read Age of Republic - Anakin Skywalker #1
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  • One-shot featuring Anakin Skywalker
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next, read the story '501 Plus One' in Age of Republic Special #1, then read Age of Republic - General Grievous #1
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  • One-shot featuring General Grievous, the cyborg Supreme Commander of the Confederacy of Independent Systems
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next, read 'Intermission Part I' in Star Wars Adventures #12 (2017 series)
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  • 'Intermission Part I' featuring Anakin and Padme Amidala
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next, read 'Intermission Part II' in Star Wars Adventures #13 (2017 series)
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  • 'Intermission Part II' featuring Anakin and Padme Amidala
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next, read Forces of Destiny - Ahsoka & Padme
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  • One-shot team-up of Padme and Ahsoka
  • Copies ordered by retailers: 12,464
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next, read the story 'Roger Roger' in Star Wars Adventures #19 (2019 series)
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  • Anthology of stories including:
  • Roger Roger
  • Tales from Wild Space: The Big March
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read 'Hide and Seek' in Star Wars Adventures #20 (2017 series)
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  • Anthology of stories including:
  • Hide and Seek
  • Tales from Wild Space: The Journey
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next, read 'Sisters' in Age of Republic Special #1, then read Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir #1
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  • Final Star Wars series published by Dark Horse
  • The only canon series that carried over to Marvel from Dark Horse
  • 1st appearance of Gar Saxon, commander of the Mandalorian Super Commandos
  • 1st appearance of Rook Kast, a Mandalorian leader of the Shadow Collective
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: read Darth Maul - Son of Dathomir #1 - #4, then read Age of Republic - Padme Amidala #1
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  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read Kanan The Last Padawan #7
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  • Origin of Caleb Dume
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: read Kanan #7 - Kanan #11, then read Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
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  • Adaptation of the film Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
  • Story occurs 19 years before Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read Kanan The Last Padawan #1
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  • 1st cameo appearance of Sabine Wren, a Mandalorian warrior
  • 1st cameo appearance of Ezra Bridger
  • 1st cameo appearance of Hera
  • 1st appearance of Kanan Jarrus
  • CGC labels list Kanan #1 without the distinction of 'cameo' or 'full' (tap cover and see image to decide for yourself)
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read Kanan The Last Padawan #2, then read Darth Vader #1 (2017 series)
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  • πŸ“– Reading Order: read Darth Vader #1 - #12 (2017 series), then Kanan The Last Padawan #3
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  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read Darth Vader #13 (2017 series)
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  • 1st appearance of the Tenth Brother, a member of the Inquisitorius, formerly known as Prosset Dibs
  • 1st appearance of Ferren Barr, a Jedi
  • πŸ“– Reading Order: read Darth Vader #13 - #17 (2017 series), then Darth Vader Annual #2
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  • πŸ“– Reading Order: next read Kanan The Last Padawan #4

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