Lego Star Wars: The Resistance Rises

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Lego Star Wars:
The Resistance Rises
Lego Star Wars logo with black background.png
Genre
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of episodes5
Production company(s)Lucasfilm
Lego
M2Film
DistributorDisney–ABC Domestic Television
Release
Original networkDisney XD
Original releaseFebruary 15 (2016-02-15) – May 4, 2016 (2016-05-04)
External links
Website

Lego Star Wars: The Resistance Rises is a five-episode Lego Star Wars short form computer animated series that debuted on Disney XD on February 15, 2016. A comedic prequel to the 2015 film Star Wars: The Force Awakens, it focuses on the exploits of Star Wars characters from that film, as well as legacy characters.[4][5][6][7]

Characters[edit]

The first episode, "Poe to the Rescue", features characters Poe Dameron, C-3PO, Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma, Admiral Ackbar and BB-8. Later episodes include Han Solo, Chewbacca, Maz Kanata, Lando Calrissian, Rey, Unkar Plutt, and Finn.

Episodes[edit]

No.TitleOriginal air dateLength
1"Poe to the Rescue"[8][9][10]February 15, 2016 (2016-02-15)6:47
After retrieving a marooned C-3PO, Poe Dameron and BB-8 take him to help rescue a captive Admiral Ackbar from Captain Phasma and Kylo Ren.
2"The Trouble with Rathtars"[11]April 13, 2016 (2016-04-13)3:39
While trying to manage the rathtars running loose on their ship, Han Solo and Chewbacca find themselves in the path of a First Order TIE fighter.
3"Hunting for Han"[12]April 20, 2016 (2016-04-20)4:41
At Maz Kanata'a castle, various shady characters are hunting the elusive Han Solo. Special Guest Star: Lando Calrissian.
4"Rey Strikes Back"[13]April 27, 2016 (2016-04-27)4:41
Unkar Plutt sends his men to steal Rey's tank speeder.
5"Attack of the Conscience"[14]May 4, 2016 (2016-05-04)4:41
After Captain Phasma puts him on active duty, Stormtrooper FN-2187 starts to doubt the motives of the First Order.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Animation". lexlang.com. Retrieved October 4, 2016.
  2. ^ Ellen Dubin [@EllenDubinActor] (March 16, 2016). "In case you heard a familiar voice, I am #CaptainPhasma in #StarWarsTheResistanceRises on @DisneyXD" (Tweet). Retrieved November 2, 2016 – via Twitter.
  3. ^ Arif S. Kinchen [@arifskinchen] (May 5, 2016). "Did YOU see "Attack Of The Conscience" for @LEGO @StarWars : The Resistance Rises" last night? I played #FINN" (Tweet). Retrieved November 3, 2016 – via Twitter.
  4. ^ Li, Shirley (February 12, 2016). "The Force Awakens characters to appear in new LEGO Star Wars series". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved April 23, 2016.
  5. ^ "LEGO Star Wars: The Resistance Rises to Debut on Disney XD February 15". Oh My Disney. February 2016. Retrieved April 22, 2016.
  6. ^ Watercutter, Angela (February 12, 2016). "This New Animated Lego Star Wars Short Looks Legit". Wired. Retrieved April 25, 2016.
  7. ^ Whitbrook, James (February 12, 2016). "Poe Dameron Stages a Daring Rescue in the First The Force Awakens Lego Short". io9. Retrieved April 25, 2016.
  8. ^ "Lego Star Wars: The Resistance Rises: 'Poe to the Rescue'". Disney XD. Archived from the original on 2016-07-08. Retrieved June 28, 2016.
  9. ^ "Lego Star Wars: The Resistance Rises: 'Poe to the Rescue'". StarWars.com. Retrieved June 28, 2016.
  10. ^ "Lego Star Wars: The Resistance Rises: 'Poe to the Rescue'". Lego.com. Retrieved June 28, 2016.
  11. ^ "Lego Star Wars: The Resistance Rises: 'The Trouble with Rathtars'". Disney XD. Archived from the original on 2016-07-10. Retrieved June 28, 2016.
  12. ^ "Lego Star Wars: The Resistance Rises: 'Hunting for Han'". Disney XD. Archived from the original on July 10, 2016. Retrieved June 28, 2016.
  13. ^ "Lego Star Wars: The Resistance Rises: 'Rey Strikes Back'". Disney XD. Archived from the original on 2016-06-18. Retrieved June 28, 2016.
  14. ^ "Lego Star Wars: The Resistance Rises: 'Attack of the Conscience'". Disney XD. Archived from the original on 2016-07-09. Retrieved June 28, 2016.

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