This is entirely incidental to the quality of the show, but every time Rebels introduces a new Imperial vehicle, I swoon. The Imperial Patrol Transports are an awesome callback to the Clone Wars, and they make sense as an inclusion within the Imperial fleet. Now, if only they'd bring back the Carrack cruisers and… » 2/10/15 3:37pm 2/10/15 3:37pm

I'll bet you $5 that the Shadow Trooper (or something like it) eventually becomes re-canonized by way of Star Wars Rebels. It would make perfect sense for them to have to face something that's not quite Sith-level dangerous, but still more dangerous than your average Imperial cannon fodder. » 12/03/14 3:08pm 12/03/14 3:08pm