Episode I: The Phantom Menace is a Mighty Chronicles adaptation of the film Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace written by John Whitman. It was published by Chronicle Books on May 3, 1999 and contains 150 two-color illustrations following the film's story line in a small 3½" x 4" hardcover format.
Differences from the film
- Jar Jar's run in with Sebulba in Mos Espa is omitted. Instead, when the group meets Anakin in the streets of Mos Espa, he immediately tells them about the sandstorm and they take shelter in his home.
- The book ends immediately after Obi-Wan tells Anakin "You will be a Jedi, I promise."
- Mace Windu and Yoda discussing whether Darth Maul was the Sith master or apprentice is omitted.
- The Naboo celebration is omitted.