Note: “Holocrons of Fate” is now available to view on, prior to airing on Disney XD on Saturday night. Full spoilers for the episode follow.

So… “Twin suns.”

So… “He lives.”

The final few minutes of this episode were fascinating for many reasons, including the unique and awesome visual of Ezra and Maul bathed in that light from the two Holocrons. But it was those tiny hints at what they saw that would make most Star Wars fans sit up and take notice.

We have to be talking about Obi-Wan Kenobi, right?

There’s a lot to ponder here. Ezra was searching for a way to defeat the Sith and “Twin suns” makes sense since Luke is on Tatooine and plays such a crucial role in ending the Sith. But Maul’s “He lives” seems to be about something else – something already familiar to him. Anakin being alive wouldn’t be that important to Maul, but Obi-Wan? That’s a revenge Maul’s been after for decades.

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Source: Star Wars Rebels: "The Holocrons of Fate" Review

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