Following the amazing news that the creator of the show, Dave Filoni, has been confirmed to being promoted as an Executive Creative Director, Star Wars: The Bad Batch continues to show promise and proves why he ultimately deserves the said position in Lucasfilm. With Episode 5 coming up with a release date and time, you may now set your countdown and lookout for theories and spoilers.
Both a spin-off and a sequel to Star Wars: The Clone Wars, five elite clone troopers with genetic mutations take on various mercenary missions just after the Clone War and later ongoing rogue after finding out what the empire has planned. Dee Bradley Baker voices all the clone troopers with Ming-Na Wen as Fennec Shand, and Andrew Kishino as Saw Gerrera, Michelle Ang as Omega, and Stephen Stanton as Grand Moff Tarkin.
Warning! This portion may contain spoilers for Star Wars: The Bad Batch. Read at your own risk!
What happened in Star Wars: The Bad Batch Episode 4?
In Star Wars: The Bad Batch Episode 4, Cornered, we get to see a familiar face of a bounty hunter, as, lo and behold, Fennec Shand arrives. The Bad Batch were on their way to Idaflor as their proposed hiding place but they were forced to have a stopover on Pantora for a supply run and to give Tech some time to modify the signature of their ship to avoid being detected under the wanted list of the Empire.
They were, however, identified by the landing attendant who then informs a mercenary hired to take Omega, Fennec Shand. She comes upon Omega and tried to take her but Hunter is just in time to save her from abduction and proceeding to shaking off Shand. As Tech finishes the required modifications, the left for Pantora, and Shand is still on the loose.
Where to Watch Star Wars: The Bad Batch Episode 5?
Dave Filoni's Star Wars: The Bad Batch is exclusively available online through Disney+ as part of the slate of Lucasfilm on the said streaming platform. Get to watch the episodes for no additional cost to the monthly subscription for a price of $7.99 a month, or $79.99 a year.
When are the Release Date and Time of Star Wars: The Bad Batch Episode 5?
Star Wars: The Bad Batch Episode 5 is scheduled for release next week, Friday, May 28, 2021, in its weekly timed release at 3 AM, only on Disney+.
Star Wars: The Bad Batch Episode 5 Countdown
The arrival of Fennec Shand was such an excitement to see and having the face of Ming-Na Wen in animation just really gets the feel of a character from a live-action to an animation perfectly. Shand is obviously younger in this series. Omega seems to have a bounty on her head and how will the Bad Batch deal with this? Find out more next week in another episode of Star Wars: The Bad Batch!