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‘Star Wars’ launches new ‘High Republic’ digital shorts. See them here

‘Star Wars’ has a new series of digital shorts centered around characters from ‘The High Republic’

“The High Republic” is a multi-platform “Star Wars” project that will tell the story of the New Republic about 200 years before the prequel trilogy, focusing on the Jedi Knights during their prime.
“The High Republic” is a multi-platform “Star Wars” project that will tell the story of the New Republic about 200 years before the prequel trilogy, focusing on the Jedi Knights during their prime.
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Lucasfilm launched a new series of digital shorts centered around characters from the new “Star Wars: The High Republic” era.

  • The series — titled “Characters of Star Wars: The High Republic” — tells the stories of heroes and villains from the “High Republic” series, which takes place about 200 years before the “Star Wars” prequel trilogy.
  • Each episode focuses on one character, showcasing their journey before the events of “The High Republic” novels and comic books.
  • The debut video features young Jedi Vernestra Rwoh. Watch below.

What is ‘The High Republic’ exactly?

“The High Republic” is a series of novels, graphic novels and comic books that take place 200 years before the “Star Wars” prequel trilogy.

  • The series centers around a major incident that sends the galaxy into chaos, leading to a group of villains, called the Nihil, trying to take on the Jedi.
  • The series also shows the Jedi Knights in their prime.