Prepare to punch it to lightspeed, as Star Wars and Disney Channel have revealed a new extended sneak peek at the upcoming new animated series, Star Wars Resistance. The news broke via Star Wars’ official site, giving fans their first look at Captain Phasma and Starkiller base.
The show will kick things off with a special one hour series premiere on the Disney Channel. Two new episodes will follow via the DisneyNow app and Disney Channel Video On Demand service. Set before the story of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Resistance will feature a brand new set of characters, adventures, and connections to the Star Wars canon.
It was also revealed that ILMxLAB is producing a new VR experience and story line surrounding Darth Vader titled, Darth Vader: Immortal. The new VR expansion will be split into 3 parts/ A teaser trailer has been released, as well as more details via Star Wars’ official weekly web series, The Star Wars Show. You can watch the latest episode below, which also includes an exclusive introduction to the cast of Star Wars Resistance.
You can catch the series premiere Star Wars Resistance on October 7th at 10 PM ET/7PM PT.