If you think your TV screen has had its fill of the Dark Side with Savage Oppress and Darth Maul on The Clone Wars, better think again – because the new series, Star Wars Rebels, is going to introduce another black-clad, intimidating figure who will play a very important role in the forthcoming series. Dubbed as “The Inquisitor,” the figure seems to be sporting a red double-bladed lightsaber with a circular handguard.
According to a special video that was screened recently at the NYCC, the Inquisitor is an underling of Darth Vader, who has been tasked to hunt down the remaining Jedi Knights. The preview video – which features Star Wars Rebels executive producer Dave Filoni – has been released online and can be viewed below:
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