After the big announcement of Disney purchasing Lucasfilm it left a lot of things in limbo on where the future of the franchise was heading. One of the casualties of this merger came with the cancelation of the popular animated series The Clone Wars. Soon after it was announced that a new series was in the works titled Star Wars: Rebels.
The series takes place between Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope with the Galactic Empire securing its grip on the galaxy and hunting down the rest of the Jedi while a fledgling rebellion is taking form and will be airing on Disney XD in 2014.
Not much else is known as of yet, but Disney and Lucasfilm has just released the first teaser of the new series that you can check out here now. Stay tuned as there is sure a lot more big news to follow regarding the galaxy far, far, away.