While we are still waiting for news on the JJ Abrams Star Wars: Episode 7 movie, Disney is moving forward with the animated TV series called Star Wars Rebels. The action takes place right between Star Wars: Episode III and Star Wars: Episode IV, finally we get to see those missing years even if it is only in animation form.
According to Disney, this is what we can expect from the animated series;
Star Wars Rebels’ continues the epic tradition of the legendary ‘Star Wars’ saga with all-new exciting, action-packed adventures. It is a dark time in the galaxy, as the evil Galactic Empire tightens its grip of power from world to world. As the series begins, Imperial forces have occupied a remote planet, ruling with an iron fist and ruining the lives of its people.
Disney will be releasing the Star Wars Rebels series this Autumn in the US.
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