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Lit Should I bother getting into the Thrawn Trilogy now that Episode 7 is officially happening?

Discussion in 'Literature' started by DebonaireNerd, Nov 10, 2012.

  1. Chewbacca89

    Chewbacca89 Jedi Master star 5

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    Oct 25, 2012
    Yep. I actually had the pleasure of briefly (very briefly!) talking to Zahn on FB. He said the first one didn't bring in enough money to warrant finishing the rest of the trilogy in that format. Bummer.
     
  2. Force Smuggler

    Force Smuggler Force Ghost star 7

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    Sep 2, 2012
    You don't know what you're missing if you don't read it...
     
  3. Allana_Rey

    Allana_Rey Jedi Master star 4

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    Sep 2, 2012
    I've never read them, but heard the trilogy is amazing.
     
  4. Dawud786

    Dawud786 Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    It's great. Read the books, then get the hardcover edition of the comic adaptation.
     
  5. Charlemagne19

    Charlemagne19 Chosen One star 8

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    Jul 30, 2000
    I think George has a "questionable" relationship with the truth on the term of sequels.
     
  6. Ulicus

    Ulicus Lapsed Moderator star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    You know what that means for the ST?

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  7. stellarmagic01

    stellarmagic01 Jedi Master star 4

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    Nov 1, 2012
    The new enemy... mandalorian seperatists with ysalamiri... The Jedi are Doomed!
     
  8. Jedi Ben

    Jedi Ben Chosen One star 7

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    re: Ysalamiri

    All you need is a few of these to deal with them:

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  9. GrandAdmiralJello

    GrandAdmiralJello Comms Admin ❉ Moderator Communitatis Litterarumque star 10 Staff Member Administrator

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    Nov 28, 2000
  10. Zorrixor

    Zorrixor Force Ghost star 6

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    Sep 8, 2004
    Ah, the legendary triangular head symbiot. That will deal with those evil Forceless salamanders.
     
  11. boomx2sjk

    boomx2sjk Jedi Knight star 1

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    Nov 9, 2012
    I truly believe that if the "Big 3" return for the ST and the storyline revolves around them, TTT is absolutely &#)@'ed.

    Still a darn good trilogy of books though, go ahead and read em I say. And enjoy their canonicity for two more yrs. ;)
     
  12. Guinastasia

    Guinastasia Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    Jun 9, 2002
    So he's definitely not doing them? Aw, dammit, that sucks. :(
     
  13. JediMatteus

    JediMatteus Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    yeah a great series is a great series no matter if Disney reconizes it or not in "their" eu.
     
  14. Darth_Foo

    Darth_Foo Jedi Master star 4

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    Feb 24, 2003
    Read them. This trilogy is better than anything Disney will be able to cobble together.
     
  15. mattman8907

    mattman8907 Jedi Master star 4

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    Nov 17, 2012
    i got the 20th anniversary edition of Heir to the Empire and i have tried to read but man it is hard to know that Episode VII is becoming a reality.