Lucasfilm has released the eighth episode of the new 2-D animated female-led series of shorts Star Wars Forces of Destiny.
Star Wars Forces of Destiny is a set of eight initial shorts which highlight the female heroes of the Star Wars galaxy as the series explores everyday heroism and crosses over with the films of the franchise. The series features mini adventures with heroines such as Rey, Jyn Erso, Ahsoka Tano, Sabine Wren, Padme Amidala, Maz Kanata and Princess Leia.
In the eighth entitled “Bounty of Trouble” find Sabine Wren (Tiya Sircar) on a secret mission to acquire a data tape from Princess Leia (Shelby Young) but before Sabine can escape she has to go up against the bounty hunter droid IG-88 who is “probably” trying to acquire the tape for itself. You can watch the episode below.
Star Wars Forces of Destiny features the voice cast of Daisy Ridley as Rey, Felicity Jones as Jyn Erso, Tiya Sircar as Sabine Wren, Ashley Eckstein as Ahsoka Tano, Shelby Young as Princess Leia, Catherine Taber as Padmé Amidala, and Lupita Nyong’o as Maz Kanata.
In addition to being released on Disney’s Youtube channel will later be joined by an additional eight shorts in a pair of TV specials airing on the Disney Channel in the fall.