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Watch: Star Wars Rebels Season 2 Premiere Clip "Darth Vader Strikes"

Posted By:Staff
Tue, 06/16/2015 - 21:56

Watch a clip featuring Darth Vader above for the return of Star Wars Rebels.

The Dark Lord of the Sith faces the Ghost crew in the season premiere. What happens when you find yourself face to face with none other than Darth Vader? If you’re the heroes of Star Wars Rebels, you do the smart thing and run. 

As teased at the end of Season 1, Darth Vader is a big new player in Season 2, as the Dark Lord of the Sith (once again voiced by James Earl Jones!) arrives to take care of this growing Rebel problem once and for all. And that’s not all, as Vader isn’t the only new inclusion to Rebels, with fan favorites Ahsoka Tano (Ashley Eckstein) and Captain Rex (Dee Bradley Baker) returning from Star Wars: The Clone Wars. 

Star Wars Rebels returns for Season 2 on Saturday, June 20th at 9pm ET on Disney XD with a a special one-hour movie event, "The Siege of Lothal," and then resumes in the Fall.

The exciting new season of Star Wars Rebels will see the rebel heroes encountering fan-favorite characters that include Wolffe and Gregor, Ahsoka Tano, Captain Rex, and the iconic Darth Vader. 

Season 2 will feature prominent recurring roles for Darth Vader (James Earl Jones reprising his role from the films), Ahsoka Tano (The Clone Wars' Ashley Eckstein) andThe Clone Wars' returning Captain Rex, Wolffe and Gregor (all voiced by Dee Bradley Baker).