Sure, the brand new present is known as “Ahsoka” and many of the stuff you should know is about Ahsoka. However for the reason that present goes to select up the story from the tip of Rebels, with Ahsoka and Sabine going to seek out Ezra and Thrawn, there are just a few different issues to know.
Hera Syndulla is a Twi’lek Insurgent chief who flies the Ghost. She was in love with a Jedi named Kanan Jarrus, who educated Ezra Bridger however who finally perished of their struggle with the Revolt in opposition to the Imperial forces on Lothal. Kanan and Hera had a son, named Jacen, conceived earlier than his loss of life.
Sabine Wren is a Mandalorian artist and warrior who swore to her buddy Ezra to observe over his dwelling planet of Lothal. Which she has ever since Ezra and Thrawn disappeared.
Grand Admiral Thrawn is an excellent army strategist—a blue-skinned Chiss, a part of a civilization referred to as the Ascendancy that exists past the currently-charted areas of Star Wars galaxy (to the angle of our heroes) within the Unknown Areas. Thrawn is now the obvious inheritor to the Empire since Palpatine is presently “lifeless.” He, together with Jedi in coaching Ezra Bridger, disappeared throughout the Battle of Lothal earlier than the occasions of A New Hope.