Release Date For Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising Novel Pushed Back to October 6

Del Rey has announced via this tweet that the release date for the first book in author Timothy Zahn’s new Thrawn: Ascendancy trilogy of novels, Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising, has been moved off its original date of May 5. The novel will now be released a few months later this year on October 6.

In addition to the revised release date, Del Rey has revealed that the title has undergone a cosmetic update by coloring the edges of the pages in a blue tint (click the image below for a closer look).

You can place your pre-order for Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising right here. This new trilogy of books was officially announced during last year’s NYCC.