Kanan, Ezra, and Chopper are surprised to learn that Sabine won't be coming back with them. Just before her imminent demise, Ezra pulls her through the portal into the void, and after realizing that he has a chance to save Kanan as well, he makes an attempt, but is dissuaded by Ahsoka from changing fate. As they leave, Sabine grabs the darksaber used by Maul. Angered further, the pilot opens fire on Ezra, who evades the fire and incapacitates the pilot with his energy slingshot, before walking off wearing the pilot's helmet. Although disappointed by the betrayal, Ezra and the other rebels remain hopeful of their cause. Kanan and Ezra return to the Bendu to retrieve the Sith holocron. While Sabine and Zeb depart for Lothal City to spoil that party, Ezra sinks into despair until he is challenged by the Loth-Wolves and led toward a gigantic Loth-Wolf called Dume, who confronts him with his fears and tells him to return to the Lothal Jedi temple.
Kallus manages to escape imprisonment and ejects in an escape pod to be picked up by the Ghost crew. The Imperials quickly gain the upper hand and capture the Rebels, but Ryder reveals that his betrayal was merely a ruse to lure Pryce out of the capital. A skirmish with an Imperial probe damages the Phantom shuttle, the crew is temporarily stranded with the clones waiting for an Imperial assault. With Admiral Thrawn absent on Coruscant, they infiltrate the Lothalian Imperial command center using gliders they built to look like Loth-bats, and as Ezra and Sabine secure a gunship as an escape craft, Kanan recovers Hera's kalikori—an important family heirloom that was taken by Thrawn earlier in the series—and frees Hera before she under the effect of a truth serum can reveal the location of the Rebel base. I will not tell them about this series. Ezra fights his way to Thrawn, and reveals that he arranged Mart to call the , who arrive and destroy Thrawn's fleet.
Ursa responds that this was the same rebellion that came to her for her people's help. During the rescue of the Wookiees, Kanan draws his lightsaber, revealing himself as a , and together with the Wookiees, he defeats Agent Kallus and escapes. Tristan tells Sabine that her decision caused them to lose power in the capital of as well as their respect. However, Zeb is reluctant to help due to his guilt over failing to protect Lasan from the Empire. Ezra then asks why Clan Wren is siding with the Empire.
However, the crawler's captain manages to shut down the vehicle and raise the alarm, and as Sabine works to reactivate it, Kanan and Zeb discover a number of slaves in the hull, among them Vizago, who was sold to the Guild by the Empire. Ursa is amazed to see the weapon and Sabine introduces Kanan and Ezra to her mother, the reigning Countess Ursa Wren. Meanwhile, Governor Pryce and Agent Kallus arrive at the academy to root out the defectors. Ahsoka arrives at her location first, a ransacked passenger ship adrift in space, and finds signs of weapon damage all over. Hera manages to open an escape route, but is captured by Rukh before she can use it. Archived from on November 10, 2014. Meanwhile, Tristan is sparring with Sabine with metal rods in the sparring room.
Having proven himself by opening the holocron, Kanan offers to make Ezra his apprentice. Ursa responds that Mandalore needs chaos in order to rebuild and to find a worthy leader. But with the opening of the Lothal door, the Emperor is finally able to reach into the void and attack them; Ezra and Ahsoka separate and escape through the portals through which they have come. After a hard struggle, Zeb and the droids manage to take it down before it can transmit its position to the Empire, but the infiltrator activates a self-destruct device inside its chassis. Sabine compliments her brother for practising with her.
The Rebels smuggle him off of Lothal aboard the Ghost. However, as they load the cargo onto the Ghost, they are attacked by Imperial Sentry droids which were protecting the ship. The crew successfully drive the gangsters away. That cruiser is seen to be damaged so they board to investigate. Kanan decides to raid the base, steal the shipment, while igniting the rest of the fuel to create a diversion. They are assisted by another armed freighter that identifies itself as Iron Squadron.
Sabine discovers that the spiders cannot go near the sensor beacons they had set up, and uses one to ward them away while the rest of the crew cuts the web and escapes. The series was previewed throughout August 2014 with a set of shorts introducing the main characters before the pilot episode premiered on on October 3, 2014. He calls Two-Tubes to pick him up, and Ezra and Sabine are rescued by the Ghost crew after destroying a massive Star Destroyer. Ezra responds that Sabine was telling the truth about the Protectors and she fought Gar Saxon on the. Beginning fourteen years after and five years before , Rebels takes place during an era when the Galactic Empire is securing its grip on the galaxy. Sabine is rescued by the Ghost crew, but Rex is captured by the spiders. Ursa also mentions that is a captive in everything but name on Mandalore.
The rebels learn that Tseebo has allowed himself to be implanted with cybernetics so he could steal information that is valuable to the Empire, though the sheer amount of information he uploaded has affected his mind. Tristan vows to restore his family's name and to protect their father. Ezra and the Ghost crew depart for Lothal, using Vizago to smuggle them in because the Empire has severely tightened its grip around the planet and nearly crushed the local rebel cell. . In an underground chamber, they find large containers full of poison gas that the Imperials had used to exterminate the Geonosians. The Bendu then warns the pair that if the Jedi and Sith holocrons are combined, they would be able to grant the wielder immeasurable knowledge, but at a price.