Fight the Empire with Star Wars Rebels: Recon Missions on iPhone and iPad

The game, now available from iTunes, is based on the current animated TV series on Disney XD that tells the story of the early days of the Rebellion between Episode III and IV.

While the game is free to download and play, in-app purchases do unlock some extra content. Here's what players can expect:

For Everyone:

  • BATTLE against the Empire as Ezra Bridger, the street-smart hero, and dodge TIE fighters
  • DRIVE an Imperial AT-MP and activate boosts to take down the Empire's legion
  • COLLECT Hope and gift to citizens to earn boosts
  • CUSTOMIZE your secret Rebel Haven with rewards like living units, towers, building mods, and art
  • DISCOVER secret rooms, Stormtrooper helmets, and play to earn rewards from Chopper

With In-App Purchases:

  • UNLOCK 30 additional levels, with more Empire enemies, boosts, secret rooms, and rewards to expand your Rebel Haven
  • BATTLE STAR WARS BOSSES including TIE bombers, AT-DPs, and TIE fighters
  • WIELD a Lightsaber as Kanan Jarrus, the cowboy Jedi, and battle with your twin-blaster as Sabine Wren, the explosive artist

Be aware that Star Wars Rebels is a 433MB download, so you might want to wait until you get to a Wi-Fi connection before downloading it

John Callaham

I have been writing professionally about technology and gaming news for 14 years.