With Pixar’s Finding Dory hitting theaters this June Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment and Lucasfilm Animation has made a new and exciting announcement in regards to the previous season of Star Wars Rebels. Star Wars Rebels: Complete Season Two is coming to Blu-Ray and DVD August 30, 2016 with 22 action-packed episodes from the hit animated series second season with hours of all new bonus feature content plus episodes of Rebels Recon showcasing in-depth knowledge, trivia and behind the scenes from each of the episodes as well.
The second season depicts the epic continuation of the struggle between the crew of the Ghost and the evil Galactic Empire as well as showcasing the epic duel between Darth Vader and Ahsoka Tano and the return of Captain Rex. Also in other news, the first two episodes of Season 3 for Star Wars Rebels will be premiering at Celebration Europe next month and Fandom will be coming to the Celebration for coverage, so in the meantime please keep checking Fandom for more exciting Star Wars-related fan content.
Amid growing Imperial oppression on Lothal, the rebels are forced to seek out new allies throughout the galaxy and additional resources to sustain their fight against the Empire. With the help of Ahsoka Tano, the crew of the Ghost bands together with a secret rebel cell and ex-soldiers from the Clone Wars to join a fledgling alliance determined to restore peace and freedom to the galaxy. As Ezra continues his journey to become a Jedi under Kanan’s guidance, the threat of the dark side looms large over the fate of the growing rebellion. Darth Vader himself will dispatch new Inquisitors to snuff any spark of resistance, setting the stage for a climactic showdown in which past lives will be revealed, terrible truths will be discovered, and the lives of our heroes will be changed forever.
Bonus Feature Content
- From Apprentice to Adversary: Vader vs. Ahsoka (Exclusive to Blu-Ray) – Executive producer Dave Filoni reflects on the climactic ending of the season, when Ahsoka Tano finally confronts Darth Vader in a long-awaited, fierce, and epic lightsaber battle.
- Connecting the Galaxy: Rebels Season Two – Uncover hidden references, easter eggs, and connections to the Star Wars universe found throughout the season.
- Rebels Recon – Blast off with 20 fun, fast-paced episode recons, featuring behind-the-scenes footage, interviews with cast and crew, and more!