Young Jedi Adventures: A New Star Wars Animated Series Set in the Age of the High Republic

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It has just been announced and will be streaming on Disney+.

The streaming platform with big ears continues to bet on its brand Star Wars. And not just to attract diehard fans. Seeking to recruit young followers, Disney + will invest in a new family animated series, which will also be broadcast on Disney Junior, in 2023.

Young Jedi Adventures was officially announced yesterday during the Star Wars Celebration 2022 event and will follow original stories of young recruits to the Jedi Order (the “Younglings”)”as they are drawn into a world of adventure and begin their journey to become full-fledged Jedi Knights.”

Developed by showrunner Michael Olson, Young Jedi Adventures is the first Star Wars animated series created for young audiences. But beyond that, it will be one of the few Star Wars productions to take place during the High Republic era, a new era of mythology – which appeared in novels and comics – validated by Disney as ” canon” and which takes place approximately 200 years before the events of the Prelogy. A time during which the Republic was at its peak, the Jedi Order in full expansion.

Note that this era will also be seen in the future live series, The Acolyteannounced soon on Disney +.

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