Star Wars Bits: Star Wars Rebels Teases, Quotes and Connections; Marvel Comic Timelines, Carrie Fisher
Posted on Friday, September 26th, 2014 by Germain Lussier
Star Wars Rebels is the focus of this edition of Star Wars Bits, including connections to Episode VII, VIII and IX, but there are rumors, cool Marvel Comics teases and more. Below, read about the following:
- See three Star Wars Rebels propaganda posters designed by Eric Tan.
- Disney executives are placing extra special pressure on Star Wars Episode VII.
- A popular supporting character in The Clone Wars returns for Star Wars Rebels.
- Read the descriptions of the first six episodes in the series.
- Scott Derrickson is not up for a Star Wars project.
- Carrie Fisher talks about Star Wars Episode VII.
- Marvel Comics is working on a Star Wars comic from a new era.
- Simon Kinberg talks Rebels connecting to Episode VII and The Inquisitor.
- The New York Times covers Star Wars Rebels.
Disney artist Eric Tan took to his Tumblr to post these three awesome Star Wars Rebels propaganda posters he created. Well, two and then a Rebels variant. (Related – watch a Rebels viral video at this link).
Disney executives did a press conference recently and placed obvious importance on the success of Star Wars Episode VII.
The single most important thing is to make sure that this movie is great….If we can get this right, it’s a huge opportunity for the entire company.
Read more at Variety.
The plot description of the fifth episode of Star Wars Rebels confirms one of the more popular Jedi, one who appeared briefly in Attack of the Clones and more prominently in The Clone Wars, has survived into Star Wars Rebels. Click here to read who. You can read the rest of the descriptions for the first six episode here.
A rumor started on the IMDB said Doctor Strange director Scott Derrickson was up for a Star Wars movie. Well, I have it on very good authority that’s not the case. Never say never, of course, but he’s concentrating on the Marvel film.