Everything is proceeding exactly as he has foreseen. Sort of. The most feared Sith Lord of them all, call him Darth Sidious, Emperor Palpatine, or just plain old Sheev, is back. But probably not in the way you might expect. Ian McDiarmid is returning to voice the Emperor for the final season of the animated series Star Wars Rebels.

On Friday, Disney released a new trailer for the final season of Star Wars Rebels. Largely recapping the entire series thus far, the trailer also teases the idea that young Ezra Bridger might turn to the Dark side of the Force. Cackling his famous cackle, Emperor Palpatine says, “Ezra Bridger, finally mine!”

Previously, Ezra has made it something of a habit to get cozy with Dark side baddies. Before Obi-Wan Kenobi killed him, Ezra was even really tight with Darth Maul. But will his character arc end with him becoming Palpatine’s lackey?

Ezra and the Emperor

The return of McDiarmid to what is arguably his most famous role is a surprise to be sure, but a welcome one. Though originally voiced by Clive Revill in The Empire Strikes Back, McDiarmid has been the canonical cinematic Emperor since Return of the Jedi. And, in lending his voice to the canonical Star Wars cartoons, he follows in the footsteps of several other actors including Billy Dee Williams, Liam Neeson, James Earl Jones, Frank Oz, and Forest Whitaker.

What role the Emperor will play in Rebels remains to be seen. But we’ll put good money on him not getting killed by Ezra. Let’s just say we can see the future.

The first new episode of Rebels will air on Disney XD on February 19 at 9 p.m. Eastern, and the last episode will air on March 5 at 8:30 p.m. Eastern. The last episode will also be an hour and a half long.

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The Fortnite Season 6 Hunting Party Challenge continues, and much like Week 2, this one’s all bout the new wolf character that’s stalking everyone else. Here’s how to solve the new loading screen puzzle and find that secret star.

Fortnite Season 6, Week 3 began Thursday morning at 9 a.m., and even though hardly anybody has had the time to blaze through all seven of the new challenges, the Hunting Party loading screen leaked days ago. Whenever a player completes all seven challenges in a given week, it unlocks a unique Hunting Party loading screen. In each, there’s a clue hinting at an in-game location where players can them claim a secret, usually either a Banner or Battle Star.

Get your running shoes on because Timed Trials have returned to Fortnite for this Season 6 Week 3 challenge.

Week 3 of Fortnite: Battle Royale’s Season 6 began at 9 a.m. on Thursday, and Timed Trials are included as a Premium Battle Pass Challenge. The specific locations have changed completely from the Timed Trials from Season 5, so, unfortunately, previous maps won’t be worth anything these days.

Most of Maniac takes place in dreams, but as the 10-episode mini-series comes to an end the two main characters, played by Emma Stone and Jonah Hill, return to the real world — or so we’re led to believe. For a show that borrows a lot from Christopher Nolan’s Inception, the ending isn’t quite as open-ended, but there’s still plenty of room for interpretation.

Before Thanos came for the Infinity Stones in Avengers: Infinity War (the movie, at least), Harry Potter sought to destroy all of Lord Voldemort’s Horcruxes. And in the newest, final trailer for the prequel film Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, one major Horcrux reveals its human origins.

On Tuesday, Warner Bros. released the third trailer for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, the second film in the prequel Fantastic Beasts series and arriving in theaters on November 16. And in the middle of the trailer, the true identity of the mystery character played by Claudia Kim is unveiled to be Nagini, the loyal serpent killer of Lord Voldemort and his final Horcrux.