Archive for: Star Wars History

Dividing The Star Wars Chronology

Star Wars Historical Eras

One of the major aspects of Star Wars lore that offers nearly infinite story possibilities is the division of the historical eras. The stories that take place in that galaxy far, far away encompass thousands of years of history. In order to better categorize the Star Wars chronology, Lucasfilm Ltd. and Lucas Licensing established eight publishing eras for all Star Wars material.  Symbols for each of the eras were also established, allowing readers to easily determine where a particular work

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Ground Forces Of The Empire

Much of the action in Star Wars occurs deep in space among asteroids, the debris of lost ships, and incredible celestial horizons. Some of the greatest battles in the Star Wars universe occur planetside, however. During the Galactic Civil War, the Empire invested heavily on powerful ground vehicles and highly trained troops to suppress dissident voices and maintain their authoritarian control. Some of these vehicles, with their unforgettable designs, have become cultural icons.  All-Terrain Scout Transport: AT-ST The AT-ST Walker

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