A Force for change.

They may be evil, but they're not bigots. (via Wookieepedia)

As all true nerds know, the Star Wars films only scratch the surface of the franchise's full continuity. There are TV shows, comic books, video games, role-playing games, radio plays, and more. They extend the universe of the movies so far, you could live as long as Yoda (900 years) and not experience it all. But first and foremost in the so-called Expanded Universe has always been the novels. There are literally hundreds of novels from nearly as many authors, introducing thousands upon thousands of new characters, from many different alien species and origins. Until now, however, they were all straight.

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