The following events took place in 3 BBY.
- Gallofree Yards, Inc. went bankrupt.
- Canna Omonda became senator of Chandrila, replacing Mon Mothma.
- Lando Calrissian saved the Oswaft people.
- Tavell Geen became Scrivinir of the Centrality.
- The first recorded encounter with a Yarkora.
- Narg was taken over by the Galactic Empire.
- Tsoss Beacon was visited by an organic being for the last time before the Imperial Reunification fifteen years later.
- Shada D'ukal joined the Mistryl Shadow Guard.
- Bestine IV's residents were displaced by the Galactic Empire.
- Darth Vader's secret apprentice was ordered to hunt down and kill the remaining Jedi.
- Kota's Militia was fragmented due to Starkiller incapacitating their leader.
- Raxus Prime was claimed by the Galactic Empire due to the death of Kazdan Paratus.
- Felucia was further plunged into the dark side of the Force, due to the death of Shaak Ti.
- Callos was bombed and subsequently devastated.
- Starkiller was betrayed and apparently killed by Darth Vader aboard the Executor; however, Vader had his body secretly retrieved and rebuilt.
- A gala is held in the Aldera Royal Palace for the 25th anniversary of the settling of the Alderaan Ascendancy Contention.
- Natasi Daala is drafted into the Academy of Carida.
- Icarii Campaign
- Duel on Maryx Minor
- Battle of Nar Shaddaa
- Battle of Oseon
- Battle of ThonBoka
- Battle of Mantooine
- Bombing of Callos
- Battle of the TIE Fighter Construction Facility
- Starkiller's Trial of Skill
- Duel on Raxus Prime
- Starkiller's Trial of Insight
- Duel on Felucia
- Mission to Imperial Research Station 61
- Mission to the Corporate Sector
- Attack on the Windrunner
- Skirmish on Kabaira
- In the Battle of Nar Shaddaa
- In the Battle of ThonBoka
- The Hutt Gambit
- Lando Calrissian and the Starcave of ThonBoka
- Rebel Dawn
- "Passages"—Star Wars Adventure Journal 7
- "Out of the Cradle"—Star Wars Adventure Journal 2
- Boba Fett: Enemy of the Empire
- Star Wars: The Force Unleashed video game
- Star Wars: The Force Unleashed novel
- Star Wars: The Force Unleashed comic
- Darksaber (Indirect mention only)
- Star Wars: Agent of the Empire—Iron Eclipse
- Star Wars: Agent of the Empire—Hard Targets
- Secrets of the Sisar Run (Indirect mention only)
- Cynabar's Fantastic Technology: Droids
- The Essential Guide to Planets and Moons
- The Essential Guide to Alien Species
- The New Essential Chronology
- Jedi vs. Sith: The Essential Guide to the Force (Indirect mention only)
- The Essential Atlas
- The Essential Guide to Warfare
- The Essential Reader's Companion
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