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Star Wars Rebels Reviewed, Season 1: The Beginning; New Characters, Returning Faces, Lightsabers, Ralph McQuarrie Concept Art & More!

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As 2023 brings a fresh new year of Star Wars content, a Padawan, a Jedi & a Master go into the archives to bring you their thoughts on the animated show Star Wars: Rebels (found on Disney+)!

This episode serves as an introduction to our hosts and the show; Maff, Dave & Mike talk about their first experiences with Rebels, how season 1 compares to other SW content, their first impressions, favourite characters, stand-out moments, familiar faces and so much more – this is the perfect show to watch after delving into the first season of Rebels as there are no spoilers for subsequent episodes!

You can listen to this on any podcast app, or watch the video version at!

Maff is @MaffUK78 on Twitter and has appeared on the weekly discussion shows for Andor and The Last of Us, as well as on the Villains Super Draft: - A Dummies Guide To Geekdom, talking Dungeons & Dragons: and is on Spider-Dan’s bear-filled Grizzly/Prophecy episode:

You can find Dave on Twitter @SeattleDojos or listen to him guesting on various Comics In Motion shows, as well as on the VHS Strikes Back: and Chris & Dave’s Reality TV Cast:

Mike & Dave spoke about the Tales Of The Jedi animated series here:

Mike was on Stevie B’s YouTube to talk Star Wars:

And Mike was on Ike’s Flame podcast to talk about Phase 1 of The High Republic:

Mike hosts Star Wars: Comics In Canon every week on Comics In Motion & YouTube and you can find all of Mike’s podcast shows & social media details here:

If you want to hear more from Mike, consider going to, where he has released several exclusive Star Wars Legends book reviews & overviews AND he releases at least 1 episode of “Afterthoughts” is released each week, with over 130 in the back-catalogue, the majority are Megan & Mike’s reviews with some solo book reviews from Mike, plus there are unsplit full-length episodes of his Genuine Chit-Chat podcast and more!

To hear to a free Patreon episode, check out the first in Mike & Megan’s Tom Hanks watch here:

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