Disney XD has been working overtime to make sure that we all know Star Wars Rebels is on the way, especially now that we know the series will have direct implications on Star Wars Episode VII (Click here to read the spoiler).
Now, they’ve released the schedule what will be a multi-platform premier schedule for both the initial TV animated movie (Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion) and the series that will follow. Here’s the schedule:
Monday, September 29: “Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion” one-hour movie will be available to verified users on WATCHDisneyXD.com and the WATCH Disney XD app for smartphones and tablets. It will also be available on Disney Channel SVOD.
Friday, October 3: Premiere telecast of the one-hour movie “Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion” (9:00 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney Channel.
Saturday, October 4: “Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion” will be available on Disney XD VOD and for purchase through Apple iTunes, Amazon Instant Video and Google Play.
Monday, October 6: “Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion” (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) premieres on Disney XD.
Monday, October 13: “Star Wars Rebels” (9:00 p.m., ET/PT) series premieres on Disney XD.
Tuesday, October 14: “Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion” will be available to own on DVD in retailers nationwide. The DVD includes the movie, a free Ghost 3D model ship, four “Star Wars Rebels” shorts, plus a never-before-seen piece that takes you deeper into the world of “Star Wars Rebels” and the upcoming season.