The Old Republic: Smuggler's Vanguard is a canon Star Wars short story that ties into Star Wars: The Old Republic. The story, written by Robert Chestney and published on StarWars.com and the Del Rey website, is set in 3,660 BBY and focuses on the smuggler Hylo Visz during the Great Galactic War.
Smuggler's Vanguard is a canon Star Wars story, but it is also considered canon in the Alternative Star Wars Saga by the Alternative Saga authors. This does not imply or suggest a relationship with, endorsement of, or awareness of the Alternative Saga by the author and publisher of the Alternative Star Wars Saga. The Alternative Star Wars Saga has no relationship with The Walt Disney Company, Lucasfilm Ltd., its subsidiaries, or the makers of any other Star Wars products.