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Five new Star Wars shows you need to watch on Disney+ in 2022

Star Wars fans have a lot to look forward to on Disney+ this year. Let’s fly in for a closer look.

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5. The Book of Boba Fett

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Disney+

The first Star Wars series to hit Disney+ in 2022 actually started in 2021. New episodes air every Wednesday until February 9, following everyone’s favorite bounty hunter through the criminal underbelly of Tatooine.

4. Andor

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Disney

Andor doesn’t have a firm release date, but it’s slated for mid-2022. The 12-episode Disney+ series centers on Rogue One’s Cassian Andor (Diego Luna), starting five years before his fateful mission in the film.

3. Obi-Wan Kenobi

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Obi-Wan Kenobi will fill in the gaps between Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope when it hits Disney+ this year. Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen both reprise their roles, now on opposite sides of the Force.

2. The Bad Batch

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Disney+

The second season of animated hit The Bad Batch lands on Disney+ sometime in 2022. Following a band of experimental clones, The Bad Batch’s first season introduced some of the best new Star Wars characters in years.

1. The Mandalorian Season 3

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Here’s where things get iffy. The Mandalorian season three is expected in 2022, but not confirmed. The main cast is returning, and Giancarlo Esposito has teased a bigger role for Moff Gideon this time.

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Disney+

Further down the line, Disney+ will see spinoff series Ahsoka, Lando, and The Acolyte, but they’re not expected until 2023 at the earliest.