Star Wars: The Bad Batch is not going anywhere. Disney+ has renewed the sci-fi animated series for a second season and new episodes will arrive in 2022. The first season of 16 episodes will finish being released by the streaming service next Friday, August 13th.
Disney+ revealed more about the renewal in a press release.
“Today, Disney+ announced the second season of the critically acclaimed animated series Star Wars: The Bad Batch, which will launch in 2022. “Fans have enthusiastically embraced the action and drama of Star Wars: The Bad Batch, and we are excited to see the Star Wars animated universe continue to expand on Disney+,” said Michael Paull, President of Disney+ and ESPN+. “As the dedicated streaming home for the Star Wars franchise, we can’t wait for the second season of this fan-favorite animated series.”
Commenting on the second season announcement, executive producer Dave Filoni said, “The entire Lucasfilm Animation team and I would like to thank Disney+ and our fans for the opportunity to continue telling the story of the Bad Batch.””
A premiere date for Star Wars: The Bad Batch season two will be revealed at a later time.
What do you think? Are you a fan of Star Wars: The Bad Batch? Do you plan to watch season two on Disney+?