The Star Wars story format is broad. Besides the movies, cartoons and television productions also continue to be syndicated. Comic books and novels publish and distribute all over the world. A radio drama, produced in 1981, aired–oh, you didn’t know?
The original Star Wars trilogy radio adaptation was produced in 1981, 1983, and 1996. National Public Radio aired them. The dramas were part of the Star Wars canon within it’s Expanded Universe–until Disney bought the rights to Star Wars.