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The Enderverse, also known as the Ender's Game series, Ender's Game saga, Ender's Game Universe, or Ender's Universe is a series of science fiction works authorized or created by Orson Scott Card.

The series began with "Ender's Game", a short story published in the August 1977 issue of Analog magazine. Due to the huge success of the story, Card later expanded it into a novel of the same name.

Currently, the series consists of 18 novels, 16 short stories, 13 comic series and one-shots, 1 manga, 1 film, and 1 audioplay adaptation.


Ender Quintet

Note: Sometimes known as the Ender Quartet, depending on how recent the editions of the novels are, as Ender in Exile was published many years after the other 4.

Shadow Saga

The First Formic War

The Second Formic War

Other Tales from the Ender Universe

Stand-alone books

Short stories


Reference books




Publication order of novels

Chronological order of stories

This is a listing of the chronological order of canon stories. The position on this list is determined by the point at which the story begins. Some stories take place concurrently with others, and are marked as such with a /.

A few stories are unreleased, but their place in the timeline is known.