He looked down, and saw dozens of blaster markings on his armor. A force of AT-AT walkers led by Agent Kallus, landed on Seelos. [39], Rex was ranked 36 in IGN's Top 100 Star Wars characters, where he was described as having a "silly name" but "bad ass". Rex explained to the crew that he and Saw had fought as allies during the Clone Wars. These light cruisers crashed into the Interdictor; destroying it in a fiery explosion. However, Kalani disagreed on technical grounds and prepared to execute Rex. [14] Baker was surprised Rex became well-liked because the clone troopers were not established as distinct characters in the films. Wolffe, fearing the consequences for aiding rebels and Jedi, contacts the Galactic Empire to protect the clones.

"What's up?" When Ezra Bridger told him that she needs his help, he explained that his days as a soldier were over. Rex realizing Ahsoka didn't return from Malachor. Shortly later, the two rebels were attacked by several large spidery creatures called Krykna. Lightish skin, brown eyes, short blonde hair Full Name [37] The concept initially featured Anakin Skywalker, but discussions of other characters best suited to representing the brand led to Rex, "a strong, courageous character who is clearly one of the heroes of The Clone Wars".

This enabled the remaining Phoenix rebel ships to escape into hyperspace. [16] Despite growing discontent in the ranks and calls for dissent from Fives, Rex does not openly defy Krell.

Rex decided to buy his rebel comrades more time by holding off their pursuers and locking the blast doors. Unknown to the rebels or the Separatists, Chopper had evaded the battle droids and sent a distress call through a Sheathipede-class Shuttle. The author would like to thank you for your continued support.

As a gesture of reconciliation, the two men saluted each other before they parted company. Ezra then exclaims that they have been all killed while Rex retaliates that there are millions of "bugs" down there. The fog. After his friend Fives died trying to convince him that there are control chips inside all the clones heads, Rex soon did some investigating, and found out the truth. Before any further violence could break out, Ezra interceded and convinced the two sides to put aside their differences.

When Ahsoka was framed for murder and treason, Rex doubted she had committed the crimes, but nevertheless followed the order to arrest her. Rex's belief in the sanctity of life led him to fight with Saw, when the latter threatened to destroy the last Geonosian queen egg. Rex was proven wrong when Ezra encountered Kenobi during an errant mission to Tatooine. Homeworld Rex later accompanied the Ghost Crew on a mission to find Saw Gerrera and investigate the apparent disappearance of the Geonosians on Geonosis at the request of Senator Bail Organa. While Rex initially had a difficult relationship with Kanan Jarrus and argued over strategies and Ezra's priorities, the two put aside their differences following a mission to rescue Ezra and Sato from an Imperial Interdictor. [4] The name "Rex" was chosen by Lucas. Rex yelled, and move from behind the wreak towads the cliff, hearing the other clones behind him. While he was eager to follow orders, Rex became adopted a less rigid approach as the Clone Wars wore on. "But you... we saw... we thought...". the man awnsered. When Rex and Kanan broke into an argument about whether to limit their mission to rescuing their rebel comrades or destroying the ship as well, an irritated Ezra broke off and accompanied Chopper on a mission to sabotage the Imperial Interdictor's gravity well projectors. When Saw threatened to destroy the Geonosian queen egg, Rex reminded him that doing so would sully the memory of his sister. Then, something odd happens. While the rebels fall into the trap set by Kallus, Rex mans the cockpit gun and manages to take down several ties and AT-ST's severely damaging the Empire's forces before Kallus's and Zeb's escape pod falls to Bahryn and the Empire retreats. In fact, he knew it was going to be bad when the first gunship landed. Rex and Zeb managed to activate Sabine's prototype deflector shield generator, creating an umbrella above Chopper Base and the remaining rebel ships. As he passed, the people would stop and solute. "Are you a god, or something?" Weird as in he wasn't supposed to move. The two fought in many battles together, and later with his apprentice: Ahsoka Tano, whom Rex fought alongside until the Siege of Mandalore. He is physically distinguished from other clone troopers by his close-shaved blond hair, and he is identified by blue markings on his armor and by stylized hawk eyes painted on his helmet. You should watch it, and his other videos. Following the mission, Rex and the other rebels were later present on the runway when the Phantom landed at Chopper Base. Kalani refused, stating that he would have one last battle; a victory for the Separatist Alliance.

Rex, the rebels, and Saw eventually reached the central air shaft. Saw believed that the Geonosian held the key as to why the Empire had wiped out the entire population of Geonosis. Meanwhile, Rex was hit in the chest by a blaster bolt from a battle droid but survived due to his Clone Trooper armor. He was deeply distraught when he learned about her presumed death on Malachor. Rex sighed. The two Inquisitors informed their Imperial colleagues Agent Kallus and Admiral Kassius Konstantine, who sent an Imperial fleet from Lothal to attack Garel City. "Hold this over your heart," he instructed. As a result, Hera proceeded on the Lothal mission without Ezra. As a result of the meeting, Commander Sato sanctioned a mission by the Lothal rebels to steal fuel from Horizon Base. After braving heavy fire, Rex and Kanan finally reached the detention cell holding Commander Sato and his crew. To differentiate the characters, Baker considered the personality traits of every clone, choosing one or two adjectives for each, and recorded each character separately. However, Rex rejected Titus' terms and the Admiral ordered an interrogator droid to torture him to death while two Stormtroopers pinned him down over a round portal. Rex then traveled in the same Y-Wing as Chopper and the rebels escaped into the space above Yarma. Wolffe, who distrusted the Jedi, had informed the Empire in the mistaken belief that he was protecting himself and his fellow Clones. Rex is a principal character in the Bad Batch story arc, an unfinished story arc released as completed animatics. Portrayed by Rex and his fellow rebels and Saw joined forces to repel a boarding party of Jumptroopers. Rex asked. Rex and his companions managed to make it back to the Ghost but the ship was held down by a large web woven by the Krykna. Previously, the name Captain Rex was used for the error-prone rookie droid pilot RX-24 of Star Tours,[5][6][7] who replaced an earlier concept of an unpredictable and risk-taking Clone Wars veteran. Rex and the Phoenix Squadron took part in a mission to evacuate rebel sympathizers from Mykapo prior to an Imperial crackdown. During the Battle of Atollon, they traded jokes about Joopa and quipped about Sabine's prototype shield generator. After Sato sacrificed his life and command ship Phoenix Nest by ramming Konstantine's Interdictor Cruiser, Ezra and Chopper were able to escape and seek reinforcements from Clan Wren. Shortly after Fives' death, Rex discovers a transmission from Echo, previously apparently killed in action, and leads a successful mission to rescue him. Rex opened his eyes, and, to his relief, saw the thick fog that covered the planet he was fighting on.

Now a much older man due to accelerated aging, Rex lives with fellow clone troopers Commander Wolffe and Captain Gregor. After a brief skirmish, Rex soon calmed his brothers down. It premiered on March 7, 2020 to an audience of 0.89 million viewers. Captain Rex makes the hardest decision of his life. The rebels' argument was interrupted by the arrival of a Light Cruiser commanded by Captain Brunson. Before they could proceed further, they were trapped in a ray shield and stunned by several battle droids led by B1-268. After stopping the conveyor belt, Rex and the other rebels began refueling the starfighters. [22][23] As Anakin’s Clone Captain, he goes on many missions with Anakin and his Padawan Ahsoka Tano, sharing Anakin’s quick-thinking skills and recklessness at times. While Kanan wanted to find their people and get them out of Imperial custody, Rex insisted on disabling the new ship as well since it could pose a threat to the Rebellion. Rex took part in the Battle of Atollon. Rex and the other rebels soon found the munitions depot and discovered that it was full of proton bombs. After reuniting with Hera, Dodonna, and AP-5, they tried to flee to the Ghost but were surrounded by Thrawn and his Death Troopers.

Then he stopped. However, Rex rejected Titus' terms and the Admiral ordered an interrogator droid to torture him to death while two Stormtroopers pinned him down over a round portal. Ahsoka declined the offer and reiterated that this mission was Jedi business.

Fortunately for Rex and his team, Sabine regained control of the ship. [35] In a June 2019 episode of Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures, Rex appears in a Battle of Endor scene in the same pose and location as Sant in Return of the Jedi, retroactively implying they are the same character.[36]. Rex is distinguished by close-shaved blond hair and stylized hawk eyes adorning his helmets; like all members of the 501st, his armor bears blue markings.