Star wars rebels is set five years before Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope when a motley group of rebels affected by the Galactic Empire band together aboard a freighter starship. This is the beginnings of the group that forms the Rebel Alliance. This book shows you the beginning of the epic struggle against the Empire. Meet daring new heroes and sinister villains, discover never-before-seen vehicles, and explore exciting new worlds. Features a foreward by Rebels executive producer Dave Filoni and an exclusive peek behind the scenes of the television show. A companion book to the animated television series Star Wars rebels, featuring key scenes, iconic moments, the ins and outs of the rebel legion, character profiles, and information about weapons, vehicles, and locations.