The third action-packed season of Star Wars Rebels will blast off Saturday, September 24 with a special one-hour, two-part premiere episode: “Steps into the Shadow,” kicking off at 8:30 p.m. ET on Disney XD.
As Kanan deals with the aftermath of his encounter with Maul, Ezra is tasked with leading rebel missions seeking ships, supplies and new recruits eager to join the cause. With the pursuing forces of the Empire now under the direction of the cunning Grand Admiral Thrawn, the rebels must take greater risks, forge unlikely alliances and face foes from past in their efforts to support the growing rebellion. Let by a more powerful Ezra, the rebels break an old friend out of prison to help acquire ships for the fleet, but Kanan discovers that Ezra’s new skills come from a dark place when Star Wars Rebels returns.