Following the profitable return of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Disney is constant its sizzling hand in animation with Star Wars: The Bad Batch. This new ongoing collection is created by Dave Filoni, who just about has a hand in the entire nice Star Wars exhibits, together with The Mandalorian and Clone Wars. The primary episode of the season kicks off on Disney+ on Could 4 (Star Wars day) with a prolonged 70-minute premiere.
The Unhealthy Batch is one other identify for Clone Pressure 99, a staff that followers have needed to see extra since their debut in a Clone Wars episode. In a brand new trailer, we see Tech, Crosshair, Wrecker, and Echo in motion, and they’re joined by two stunning cameos that bridge the hole between varied Star Wars properties. All of those clones are voiced by the exceptional Dee Bradley Baker, who provides every one a definite character. Their variations are what makes this group a lot enjoyable to observe.
Following the premiere, new episodes will air each Friday, and that features Could 7, so we’ll get double the dose of Star Wars viewing in that first week. Friday is rapidly turning into a day to tune in to Disney+. The Falcon and the Winter Soldier additionally debuts new episodes on today, so we’ll must commit at the least an hour-and-a-half of viewing to this streaming channel.
Earlier this week, Disney announced the cast for Obi-Wan Kenobi, one other Star Wars present that will probably be on the way in which sooner or later. And it is simply one in all many exhibits that is incoming. Earlier than lengthy we’ll be listening to extra about The Book of Boba Fett, Ahsoka, Rangers of the New Republic, A Droid Story, The Acolyte, Lando, and Andor. If this slate of exhibits performs out like what we’re seeing from this 12 months’s Marvel Cinematic Universe on Disney+, we’ll possible have a gradual drip of recent Star Wars episodes to observe nearly each week over the course of a 12 months.
The one factor I’ve to say to that’s it is a hell of a time to be alive. Getting extra from two of the best properties out there’s a dream come true.