Did George Lucas Consider The EU Canon?

Why did George Lucas hate Mara Jade?

I was listening to The Resistance Broadcast (podcast) and they had on J.W.

Rinzler (former Lucasfilm editor and archivists).

Rinzler, said George really disliked the character Mara Jade.

Mostly because of the Jedi celibacy vow..

Is Vader immortal canon?

Published by Lucasfilm Ltd. Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series – Episode I is a canon virtual reality video game, set in the prequel era, developed by ILMxLAB. It was released on May 21, 2019, by Lucasfilm Ltd.

What did George Lucas consider canon?

“The most definitive canon of the Star Wars universe is encompassed by the feature films and television productions in which George Lucas is directly involved. The movies and the Clone Wars television series are what he and his handpicked writers reference when adding cinematic adventures to the Star Wars oeuvre.

Is the Star Wars EU canon?

Meanwhile, the Expanded Universe is no longer considered canon and was re-termed as the “Legends” brand. Most Star Wars material released after April 25, 2014—with some exceptions—is composed in collaboration with the Lucasfilm Story Group, making it part of the “new canon.”

Why did Disney make Star Wars Non Canon?

The reason why Lucasfilm didn’t fold in the EU books and previously made comic books and video games into this comprehensive canon is that they didn’t want future Star Wars movies and television shows to be bound by past storylines that not even George Lucas had approved. It was also inconsistent.

Did George Lucas work on the sequels?

Prior to the sale, George Lucas had tapped screenwriter Michael Arndt to write a treatment for the Sequel Trilogy based on his ideas. However, despite purchasing George Lucas’ outlines for the Star Wars Sequel Trilogy, Disney was not contractually obligated to use them.