Fans are ready for another healthy dose of animated adventure in a galaxy far, far away and we confirm how many episodes are in Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2 on Disney Plus.
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Created by Dave Filoni for the streaming platform and considered a sequel spin-off to the animated series, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, The Bad Batch first premiered back in May 2021 following the titular Clone Force 99, also known as The Bad Batch, starring Dee Bradley Baker and Michelle Ang in leading roles.
Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2 Release Date and Time
Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2 is scheduled to release on Wednesday, January 4, 2023, on Disney Plus.
Season 2 was originally meant to premiere on September 28, 2022, however, its release was pushed back so that the series didn’t collide with the release of Andor.
Following the release schedule of most Disney Plus shows, Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2 will debut at Midnight PT on the platform.
This release time translates to the following global release times where you are:
- Eastern Time: 3 AM EST
- British Time: 8 AM GMT
- European Time: 9 AM CET
- India Time: 12.30 PM IST
- Australia Time: 4.30 PM ACDT
How Many Episodes are in Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2?
Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2 is confirmed to have 16 episodes, following the same episode count as its freshman season.
Each episode is expected to be between 23-75 minutes in length, with later installments harboring a longer runtime.
A third season hasn’t been confirmed for The Bad Batch yet, however, Season 2 was announced right before Season 1’s finale in August 2021, meaning a third season could be announced before Season 2’s finale.
Star Wars: The Bad Batch Season 2 Release Schedule
The Bad Batch Season 2 will premiere on January 4 with a double-bill, before settling down into a pattern of releasing one episode per week.
The final two installments, Episodes 15 and 16, will also air as a double bill, serving as the season finale on March 29, 2023.
Below, we have outlined Season 2’s release schedule in full:
- Episode 1: Spoils of War – January 4, 2023
- Episode 2: Ruins of War – January 4, 2023
- Episode 3: The Solidarity Clone – January 11, 2023
- Episode 4: Faster – January 18, 2023
- Episode 5: Entombed – January 25, 2023
- Episode 6: Tribe – February 1, 2023
- Episode 7: The Clone Conspiracy – February 8, 2023
- Episode 8: Truth and Consequences – February 8, 2023
- Episode 9: The Crossing – February 15, 2023
- Episode 10: Retrieval – February 22, 2023
- Episode 11: Metamorphosis – March 1, 2023
- Episode 12: The Outpost – March 8, 2023
- Episode 13: Pabu – March 15, 2023
- Episode 14: Tipping Point – March 22, 2023
- Episode 15: The Summit – March 29, 2023
- Episode 16: Plan 99 – March 29, 2023
By Jo Craig – [email protected]