Crosshair, Wrecker, Tech, and Hunter will return next year in their own animated series called Star Wars: The Bad LotBut what other characters can we expect to appear in the spinoff show?
Clone Force 99 was introduced in the seventh and final season of Dave Filoni’s The Clone Wars. The first story arc, which took place during the Battle for Anaxes, essentially served as a backdoor pilot for a potential series with the renegade squad, where they were employed by Anakin Skywalker and Captain Rex to infiltrate a Separatist communications center. However, when they discovered that the strategist behind the Droid Army’s counterattacks was Echo, the group traveled to Skako Minor to rescue his brother.
Suffice it to say, Clone Force 99 quickly became a fan-favorite item from the final run. So it’s not surprising that after their successful debut, House of Mouse announced that a new series focusing on Bad Batch would be coming to Disney + in 2021. Like Rex and the rest of the disobedient soldiers, the rogue clones will have to survive. the rise of the Empire and making your way through the Dark Times.
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But according to a new Cinelinx report, they won’t be alone in this endeavor. Apparently, Bo-Katan Kryze will also return in the new show after the Siege of Mandalore. The character, played by Katee Sackhoff, recently made her live-action debut on the second season of The Mandalorian, though if these rumors are anything to go by, she will soon be returning to her animated roots.
However, what will ultimately turn out to be interesting is that between Rebels, The Clone Wars, Jon Favreau’s D + series and the upcoming Star Wars: The Bad Lot, we will eventually have a complete chronology of the Mandalorian rebel’s journey within the Skywalker timeline in that galaxy far, far away.