When the final credits rolled on Ahsoka Season 1 Episode 22, viewers were treated to an action-packed adventure throughout the galaxy, leaving them with a flurry of questions and a burning want to witness more of their favorite characters’ journey. If you’ve been streaming the series, you already know that it’s verified to be continuing the tale established in Rebels, so this was going to happen. As a result, there was unprecedented enthusiasm, since it had rapidly amassed a devoted following in just a few days.
This confirms, beyond a shadow of a doubt, why these devoted viewers have been inquiring about the fate of a second season. It’s more important than ever to address this as questions like “How long will it take for Disney+ to officially confirm its renewal?” are sweeping social media. If you find yourself pondering the same thing, you’ve come to the correct place! In this short article, we will provide you with a concise summary of the current renewal status of Ahsoka Season 2.
Ahsoka Season 2 Renewal Status
Disney has not yet confirmed Ahsoka’s Season 2 comeback, and it is by no means assured. Since Dave Filoni’s overarching tale is going to be tied up in an already planned film, the studio may elect to market the project as a limited series (a la Obi-Wan Kenobi). Unveiled during this year’s Star Wars Celebration, the project is likely to incorporate Dawson’s Ahsoka, though this is unconfirmed at this time. It will wrap up storylines from the writer-director’s many Star Wars programs.
Disney may have decided to use this movie to wrap up the story of Ahsoka instead of spending money on a second season of the show. After all, in regard to viewership, Ahsoka has been serviceable but not particularly remarkable. A whopping 829 million minutes were watched in its first week in North America, according to US researcher Nielsen, whose data are always a few weeks behind the present.
That number dropped significantly to 487 million in the following week, which some critics attribute to viewers’ fatigue with the show’s plodding pacing and strong reliance on continuity in its early episodes. The growth of these figures will be closely monitored by fans and experts alike, as they may provide insight into Disney’s commissioning decisions.
Ahsoka Season 2 Release Date
Season 2 of Ahsoka, if it happens, won’t air for quite some time. Normally, the writing and pre-production stages would already be well underway. Filoni was unable to compose scripts for months because of the writers’ strike, which slowed down preproduction. Furthermore, a second season would have to go through months of pre-production. A new Ahsoka would be at least two years away, what with the months needed for primary photography and extensive post-production.
Since some Ahsoka actors may have roles in the upcoming fourth season of The Mandalorian, scheduling conflicts are likely. Meanwhile, Filoni must devote his full attention to his film, which will leave him with little spare time. This makes it challenging, but not impossible, to organize the second season of Ahsoka. However, it may cause additional delays, extending the time until at least 2025 before Star Wars fans get to see it.
Ahsoka Season 2 Cast
Fans would want to see the live-action Rebels characters and the rest of the cast return for a second season of Ahsoka to bridge the time gap between the original trilogy and the sequel films. Sadly, Ray Stevenson’s character, Jedi Knight Baylan Skoll, played by Stevenson, could not make the trip back. In May of 2023, at the young age of 58, the world lost a wonderful actor. The pilot of Ahsoka was written as a tribute to him.
The members of the Ahsoka cast that deserves more screen time are as follows.
- Rosario Dawson as Ahsoka Tano
- Natasha Liu Bordizzo as Sabine Wren
- Eman Esfandi as Ezra Bridger
- Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Hera Syndulla
- Ivanna Sakhno as Shin Hati
- Diana Lee Inosanto as Morgan Elsbeth
- David Tennant as Huyang
- Evan Whitten as Jacen Syndulla
- Genevieve O’Reilly as Mon Mothma
- Lars Mikkelsen as Grand Admiral Thrawn
Ahsoka Season 1 Ending
At the start of the season finale, Morgan Elsbeth and Grand Admiral Thrawn have a serious talk. Thrawn is eager to remind Morgan of the time the Rebellion and the Jedi defeated the Empire as their hubris is on full display throughout the conversation. Thrawn shows his appreciation to Morgan and the Nightsister Great Mothers for giving him the Gift of Shadows. They gave her the Blade of Talzin as a token of their appreciation for her dedication to the cause.
When Huyang asked Sabine who had shown Ezra how to construct a lightsaber, she mentioned Kanan Jarrus. Huyang then admitted that he was Kanan’s trainer during his education. Huyang gives Ezra the lightsaber he preserved in case Kanan ever needed it, giving the audience a touching moment of interaction between the group. For the final touches to his blue katana, Ezra needed nothing else.
Sabine and Ahsoka make up for decisions they made in the past during the group’s discussion. While Huyang stays behind, Ahsoka, Ezra, and Sabine get on some howlers after Thrawn’s TIE fighters cripple their ship. When the Nightsisters awaken the Night Troopers, it sets off a fight while Thrawn begs Morgan for more time to deal with the Jedi. A rematch between Morgan and Ahsoka and Sabine’s use of the Force to protect herself and Ezra highlights the dramatic moment. Ahsoka ultimately prevails over Morgan, while Thrawn flees.
To the dismay of the viewers, the group heads to the Noti, where Thrawn wrecks Ahsoka’s ship and Ezra is left behind. Baylan Skoll finds statues on the planet that symbolize Force Balance, and then Shin Hati shows up with her lightsaber. Ezra’s return to the New Republic comes as a shock to Hera (and the audience), as does the arrival of the Eye of Sion in our galaxy and its approach to Dathomir. A Force ghost of Anakin hovers over Ahsoka as she and Sabine get ready to leave. Ahsoka’s relationship with Anakin is resolved satisfactorily at the end of the series.
Ahsoka Season 2 Plot
Nothing much has been said about Season 2 of Ahsoka since the first season premiered, but if the show is renewed, the plot will extend from the first season, which featured former Jedi knight Ahsoka Tano uncovering a developing threat to a defenseless galaxy.
Ahsoka Season 2 Trailer
We will keep you posted if a trailer for season 2 of Ahsoka is ever made available.
Where to watch Ahsoka?
Star Wars: Ahsoka is an original series that can be viewed only on Disney+.