Set between the finale of Clone Wars, which dropped back in May, and the initial Star Wars set of three, The Bad Batch will take after the characters as they explore a world beneath the oppressive rule of an empire drawing closer to the crest of its power. The Star Wars saga is far from complete. Disney+ just revealed the following installment in the sprawling franchise: Star Wars: The Bad Batch.
The cavalry has arrived! Star Wars: The Bad Batch, an all-new animated #DisneyPlus Original Series from Lucasfilm, will debut in 2021. Get all the details: https://t.co/Q0A22VViHG pic.twitter.com/MepLLamA7d
— Star Wars (@starwars) July 13, 2020
The new Lucasfilm animated series and Disney+ original will choose up where Star Wars: The Clone Wars, documenting the mercenary lives of a squad of hereditarily adjusted ex-clone troopers named “the Bad Batch.” For those who aren’t familiar with the group, you’ll be able to stream the first arc of the ultimate season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars, which at long last presented the squad into rule after a long time of expectation from fans.
It's official: #Disney+ ordered its next animated series from #Lucasfilm, “STAR WARS: THE BAD BATCH”, premiering in 2021 and following the elite and experimental clones of the Bad Batch in the aftermath of the Clone War. #StayTuned. ?#TheBadBatch #StarWars pic.twitter.com/VvI8BsUKUS
— Loud and Clear | Reviews (@loudandclearnet) July 15, 2020
While no release date has however been set, Disney+ did uncover that the series is slated to make a big appearance in 2021. Star Wars: The Bad Batch comes from official maker Dave Filoni, the showrunner behind Clone Wars and an EP on The Mandalorian. Star Wars animated series veterans Athena Portillo, Brad Rau, and Jennifer Corbett will too serve as official producers; Rau will moreover act as overseeing executive whereas Corbett will be the show’s head author. Carrie Beck in on board as co-executive producer and Josh Rimes as a producer. Stream Star Wars: The Clone Wars on Disney+
Star Wars has announced Star Wars: The Bad Batch, a new animated series on Disney Plus in 2021, that will focus on the Clone Squadron known as “The Bad Batch” (First Seen in The Clone Wars Season 7)…https://t.co/dZ6zbYVpWQ pic.twitter.com/E3w4FK6b9T
— The Opinion Arcade (@theopinionarc) July 15, 2020
Bad batch will be interesting, the animated stuff is miles ahead of the live Disney era movies. pic.twitter.com/Q6390NDSTu
— Ed North (@ddeviled) July 15, 2020