- Dave Filoni appeared at Santa Clara City Library’s Comic Con in September, where he spoke about Star Wars Rebels and storytelling and did a surprise signing just for kids.
- The first episode of the Salt Lake Comic Con podcast features a discussion around the adventures of Ahsoka Tano. The Director of Programming for Salt Lake Comic Con, Ryan Call, talks about the creation of the panel which featured Bryan Young, E.K. Johnston, Pablo Hidalgo, and Amy Ratcliffe. To read more about it, Team Ahsoka has a detailed article. You can also find an abridged transcript of the panel at Club Jade.
- Big Shiny Robot reported that Dave Filoni is no longer the Supervising Director of Star Wars Rebels. That job title has fallen onto Justin Ridge, who previously worked as an episodic director on Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels. Filoni now oversees all of Lucasfilm Animation projects.
- Jedi-Bibliothek provided the next four episode titles in season three:
- 3×07: “Imperial Super Commandos” (November 5, 2016)
- 3×08: “Iron Squadron” (November 19, 2016)
- 3×09: “The Wynkahthu job” (November 26, 2016)
- Designed by 100soft, the Star Wars app recently added new Rebels season three emoji characters.
Links: Articles, Reviews, Polls
Posts related to Star Wars Rebels at StarWars.com:
- 10 Times Star Wars Characters Dressed in Costume (James Floyd)
- From a Certain Point of View: Which Member of the Ghost Crew is Most Essential? (Amy Ratcliffe and Dan Brooks)
- Parenting Padawans: 6 Star Wars Role Models to Learn From (Jamie Greene)
- Poll: What is the Scariest Moment in Star Wars? (StarWars.com Team)
- Quiz: Which Star Wars Rebels Creature is Your Spirit Animal? (StarWars.com Team)
- Ranking Rebels: 10 Highlights from “Steps Into Shadow” (Geek Girl Diva)
- Ranking Rebels: 10 Highlights from “The Holocrons of Fate” (Geek Girl Diva)
- Ranking Rebels: 10 Highlights from “The Antilles Extraction” (Geek Girl Diva)
- Ranking Rebels: 10 Highlights from “Hera’s Heroes” (Geek Girl Diva)
- The Cinema Behind Star Wars: Empire of the Sun (Bryan Young)
- The Playlist: A Guide to the First Death Star’s Biggest Moments (Bryan Young)
Other posts related to Star Wars Rebels:
- A Cause For Entertainment Charity Auction: More Items Available (Jedi News)
- Bail Organa – Secrets Abound (Luminous Beings Are We)
- Binge-Watching Guide: Star Wars Rebels (Wired)
- Endgame of the Ghost Crew (The Hound’s Tooth)
- How Threatening Is the Empire? (The Star Wars Report)
- Last Action Hera: The Machine in the Ghost (Future of the Force)
- Mentors are Supposed to Fail (Luminous Beings Are We)
- Predicting the Plans of Grand Admiral Thrawn (RetroZap!)
- Review: Star Wars Rebels Seasons 1 and 2 Soundtracks (The Cantina Cast)
- Star Wars Rebels’ Ezra Works for Skywalker Sound (He Geek She Geek)
- Star Wars Rebels: To forgive is Divine (The Astromech Journal)
- When Will Star Wars Rebels End? (Fandom)
- Why Jedi Academy Should be the Next Star Wars Animated Series (Nerdist)
- Ahsoka by E. K. Johnston was #1 in New York Times’ Bestseller list for YA Hardcover and YA eBook, according to Disney Hyperion.
- Nabil from First Order Transmissions captured footage of the Barnes & Noble #AhsokaYA book signing in Orlando, Florida.
- Aaron from Star Wars Bookworms recorded the 15-minute Q&A from the Barnes & Noble #AhsokaYA book signing in New York City.
- Dave Filoni:
- Ashley Eckstein:
- Spoke with Savanna Kiefer about Ahsoka Tano and her book tour.
- Chatted with The Star Wars Report about Her Universe and her character’s future.
- Talked to SciFiNow about Her Universe’s Marvel line and narrating Ahsoka and her vision for a live-action Ahsoka movie.
- Sat down with The Star Wars Show for a chat and to discuss narrating Ahsoka.
- Steve Blum:
- Vanessa Marshall talked with Life of Dad about what to expect from season three and more.
- Taylor Gray spoke to the hosts of Force Cult about his character in season three.
- Katee Sackhoff confirmed that she recorded dialogue for 3 episodes in an episode of Schmoes Know.
- Andrew Kishino, the voice of Saw Gerrera on Star Wars: The Clone Wars, talked with Fangirls Going Rogue.
- E. K. Johnston was interviewed by Michael Moreci over at StarWars.com.
- Team Ahsoka has a wonderful collection of Ahsoka Tano fan art:
- Both Amy Ratcliffe and Catrina Dennis wrote content for these two fan-made videos by Dash Star.
- Star Wars Rebels: The Hidden Truth Behind Ahsoka & the Convor Explained, written by Amy Ratcliffe
- 10 Amazing Facts about Ahsoka Tano, written by Catrina Dennis
- Victoria Leigh created a beautiful Ahsoka Tano dress for New York Comic Con (pictured below).
- CynderMizuki created her own Hera Syndulla plush doll (pictured below).
- FamilyPartyCustoms made a Disney Infinity custom figure of Ezra Bridger holding the Sith holocron (pictured below).
- ParvumAutomaton specializes in cross-stitching and created a cross-stitch of Ezra Bridger, Kanan Jarrus, Darth Vader, and Maul (Ezra and Kanan pictured below).
Toys and Games
- The full line of Star Wars Rebels Funko Pop!s will be arriving in November! Be sure to collect the special exclusives, like Ahsoka (Hot Topic) and masked Sabine (Walgreens).
- According to past #AskFunko conversations on Twitter, a Captain Rex Funko Pop! has been planned.
- First Order Transmissions has several Star Wars Rebels toy reviews:
- FLYGUY also has a video review of the Sabine Wren (Masked) Funko Pop!, Future of the Force gave us a closer look at the Hera Syndulla with A-wing toy, and Team Ahsoka wrote a review of the Ahsoka Tano Funko Pop!
- The Sabine Wren and Ahsoka Tano Hallmark itty bittys debuted at New York Comic Con 2016, and I asked someone at the booth regarding their released. They stated that the two will be released in May 2017 as a .com exclusive. I asked if more #StarWarsRebels itty bittys will be released and they said that that’s all they have right now (pictured below).
- StarWars-Figuren.com has new images of the Star Wars: Black Series Sabine Wren 6-inch figure (pictured below).
- Scheduled to arrive later this year is Sabine’s TIE Fighter Expansion Pack from Fantasy Flight Games. It will arrive along with the rest of the X-Wing Wave X starship expansions (pictured below).