Tonight a 7-minute sneak peek of the upcoming Disney XD animated series “Star Wars Rebels” aired following Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars. Now that preview is available to watch online below, introducing the show’s new characters and settings.
Scheduled to premiere this October as a one-hour special on Disney Channel, “Star Wars Rebels” will be followed by a series on Disney XD.
“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. The clever and motley crew of the starship Ghost is amongst a select few who are brave enough to stand against the Empire. Together, this ragtag group will face threatening new villains, encounter colorful adversaries, embark on thrilling adventures and become heroes with the power to ignite a rebellion.