If you aren’t waiting rather impatiently for the next round of quotes from The Mandalorian, are you really a Star Wars fan? I kid- I would never call anyone’s fan credentials into question. But for real: this show is something to get excited about. With the new story, there’s been a lot of questions about when The Mandalorian take place. Here’s the official Star Wars timeline to help you know just when it happens.
The Official Star Wars Timeline: What Happened A Long Time Ago In A Galaxy Far, Far Away…
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Welp, this Star Wars timeline might make things easier if you are like my Star Wars fangirl friend Jane who needed Star Wars to be in the chronological (and therefore logical) order to watch. It’s official and if you’re ready for a Star Wars bings, this is the timeline you want to follow!
Star Wars Timeline
1. Star Wars: Episode I: The Phantom Menace
2. Star Wars: Episode II: Attack of the Clones
3. Star Wars: The Clone Wars (On Disney+)
4. Star Wars: Episode III: Revenge of the Sith
5. Untitled Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney+ Series (Live-Action)
6. Solo: A Star Wars Story
7. Untitled Cassian Andor Disney+ Series
8. Star Wars Rebels (On Disney+)
9. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
10. Star Wars: Episode IV: A New Hope
11. Star Wars: Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back
12. Star Wars: Episode VI: Return of the Jedi
13. The Mandalorian Disney+ Series (Live-Action)
14. Star Wars Resistance (On Disney+)
15. Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens
16. Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi
17. Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge (Themed Lands in Disneyland and Walt Disney World)
18. Star Wars: Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker
Patty Holliday is a movie critic, writer, and podcaster living in the Washington, DC area. Her goal is to bridge the gap between casual fandom and picky critic with parent movie and television reviews.