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Best Grand Admiral Thrawn Halloween Costume Guide
Grand Admiral Thrawn is a fictional character that was created by Timothy Zahn for his 1991 Star Wars novel, Heir to the Empire. Since Grand Admiral Thrawn has not appeared in any of the major Star Wars films, he is often considered to be part of the Star Wars Expanded universe. The Grand Admiral has appeared in several novels, comics, and short stories. Since Disney purchased Lucasfilm, Thrawn is now considered part of the Star Wars Legends, rather than the Expanded Universe.
He is a Grand Admiral in the Imperial Navy and has taken control of the remains of the Galactic Empire’s forces following the events of Return of the Jedi. He is a member of the alien Chiss species and is mostly blue in appearance despite having humanoid features. If you want to transform into this new threat against the Republic, you’ll need to get a Blue Bodysuit, Face Paint, Grand Admiral Uniform, Captain Boots, Gun Holster, and Blaster.
Grand Admiral Thrawn Cosplay Costumes
While Grand Admiral Thrawn is not as well known among the general public as some of his big-screen Star Wars counterparts, he is an immensely popular character with die-hard fans of the franchise. Since appearing in Timothy Zahn’s novels in 1991, he has featured in many comics, stories, and even the animated Star Wars Rebels series. Fans have long hoped he would become a more significant part of Star Wars lore, so here’s your chance to bring the character to life.
Being one of the most popular movie franchises of all time, Star Wars presents you with no shortage of ideas for friends to dress up and join you. Don’t worry that Thrawn hasn’t met these characters in cinema – just pick some characters and have fun with them. Check out our costume guides for Finn, Han Solo, Padme Amidala, Anakin Skywalker, or Darth Vader just to name a few.
About Grand Admiral Thrawn
Grand Admiral Thrawn is the commander of the Galactic Empire’s forces following their defeat in Return of the Jedi. He is first introduced to us in a 1991 novel by Timothy Zahn titled Heir to the Empire, which is the first in a trilogy of books focusing on Grand Admiral Thrawn. He is known as a strong military leader, a skilled tactician and a ruthless leader who was able to lead the Empire to many victories despite their small numbers.
When the series was being resurrected to the big screen in 2014, Lucasfilm declared that most of the products produced since 1977 were now considered non-canon to the Star Wars story, however in the animated series Star Wars Rebels, he was re-introduced into the storyline. Among Star Wars fans, he is well received, and many people still have a strong desire to see Thrawn adapted more heavily into Star Wars works.