If you like Star Wars and LEGO, you might be aware that there's an animated miniseries featuring the two. LEGO® Star Wars™: Droid Tales premieres Monday, July 6th at 6:30pm on Disney XD. Check your local listings to be sure.
In the five part miniseries, the stories from the Star Wars movies will be told in chronological order from Episode I: The Phantom Menace to Episode VI: Return of the Jedi through the eyes of C-3PO and R2-D2. If you've seen any of the LEGO shows or played the games, you know you can expect plenty of humor mixed into the stories.
Here's a trailer in case you missed it before.
What can you expect in the first episode? Here's the synopsis.
Following their victory celebration in the Ewok village on Endor, seen at the close of Star Wars: Return of the Jedi, C-3PO and R2-D2 have gathered to regale Luke, Leia, Han, Chewbacca and the other Rebels with the tales of their adventures that led to the events of Star Wars: The Phantom Menace. An accidental kidnapping occurs while the droids are reminiscing and suddenly viewers are taken on a new adventure that leads to encounters with familiar faces and places that prompt the re-telling of the entire saga. The series offers all of the playful humor that viewers expect from LEGO Star Wars.
If you have Disney XD, go set your DVR now or mark it on your calendar.
We've been provided with some stills from the episode.