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Rebels' Dave Filoni digs into just how dark you can and can't go with the Star Wars franchise
Aug 8, 2016

The man behind Star Wars: Rebels has been around the franchise a long time, and has some interesting thoughts on how to handle the inherent darkness of the galaxy far, far away.

Star Wars Rebels showrunner on the series endgame, taking inspiration from Tolkien
Jul 22, 2016

It’s been a slow boil, but Star Wars Rebels has slowly grown into an excellent, compelling chapter in the larger saga — and it’s only getting wilder next season. So, where is it all going? Turns out you might want to look to J.R.R. Tolkien for some hints.

Princess Leia to appear in Star Wars Rebels
Jan 11, 2016

She's on a secret mission. Let's hope it goes better than her trip to Alderaan (Too soon?).

Star Wars: Rebels' Dave Filoni finally explains that lightsaber blaster hybrid
Jul 4, 2015

The first season of Star Wars: Rebels has grown into a solid addition to the canon, but one of the most interesting things it introduced came in the form of a new-look lightsaber. 

 

How the Clone Wars microseries led the way for Star Wars' return to TV
Apr 29, 2015

A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, Genndy Tartakovsky brought Star Wars back to the small screen.

Image(s) of the Day: Stunning, hand-drawn Star Wars: Rebels concept art
Mar 2, 2015

The first season of Star Wars: Rebels is winding down, and the series has quietly grown into a surprisingly good half-hour of intergalactic action. But how did it look when the show was still just an idea on a page?

Star Wars: Rebels producer talks canon, easter eggs and the future of the franchise
Oct 6, 2014

We might still have a while to wait until Star Wars: Episode VII arrives, but the new era of Star Wars officially kicked off this past weekend with the new animated series Rebels.

Star Wars: Rebels producer on the challenge to 'surprise people inside of the canon’
Aug 1, 2014

We’ve been anxious to find out how Star Wars: Rebels plans to tell exciting new stories in an era where they can’t really make any big changes, and now we know.

Unused Clone Wars concept art reveals future seasons that could've been
Mar 12, 2014

This revealing concept art shows off what could've been in future seasons if Star Wars: Clone Wars hadn't been canceled by Disney.

Star Wars: Clone Wars director teases the series finale, odds of a revival
Mar 7, 2014

Though the series wasn’t cut quite as short as we thought it would be, Clone Wars is still coming to an end this week with the release of the “Lost Missions” on Netflix.

Star Wars Rebels exec reveals 1st look at new character + new planet setting
Jan 27, 2014

We already knew we’d have a new villain in Star Wars: Rebels, but now we have our first look at a new character - plus, we know on which planet most of the action will take place.

Star Wars: Clone Wars to reveal Boba Fett's mysteries
Dec 14, 2012

The Star Wars animated series will tackle the backstory of the galaxy's fiercest bounty hunter.