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‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’: When Does Episode 4 Drop on Disney Plus?

Obi Wan KenobiThe schedule of can be difficult to pinpoint. It moved more than the quicksands of Tatooine. We’ve seen three solid episodes so far. If you enjoyed these first threethere is good news: the fourth episode is just around the corner.

It was worth the wait for Ewan McGregor’s return to the Star Wars galaxy. CNET’s Richard Trenholm called it “safe, fast and… most importantly, strong in character.” If you’ve watched the first three episodes, check out our in-depth (and very spoilery) recapsincluding character sheets, easter eggs and cameos.

Obi-Wan Kenobi episode release dates and times

Here are the release dates and times (based on previous Disney Plus releases) for all six episodes of Obi-Wan Kenobi.

  • Episode 1: Available Thursday, May 26 – 9pm PT (12pm ET/4am GMT)
  • Episode 2: Available Thursday, May 26 – 9pm PT (12pm ET/4am GMT)
  • Episode 3: Available Wednesday, June 1 – 12:00 PM PT (3:00 PM ET/7:00 PM GMT)
  • Episode 4: Available Wednesday, June 8 – 12:00 PM PT (3:00 PM ET/7:00 PM GMT)
  • Episode 5: Available Wednesday, June 15 – 12:00 PM PT (3:00 PM ET/7:00 PM GMT)
  • Episode 6: Available Wednesday, June 22 – 12:00 PM PT (3:00 PM ET/7:00 PM GMT)

Obi-Wan Kenobi Episode Recaps

Obi-Wan’s story bridges the gap between the original trilogy and the prequels, so of course the new series will be packed with Star Wars continuity, Easter eggs, and even a few cameos. Each week we’ll kick off with a deep dive into the new episode’s Star Wars references and general interesting stuff – check out our recaps here:

Release date changes

Originally, the first of the six episodes was supposed to premiere DisneyPlus on 25 May. That date was Postponed to May 27thto coincide with a live event called the Star Wars celebration. But then, according to a hasty tweet from the official Star Wars account, the premiere episodes arrived a full three hours early, meaning they technically started streaming on Thursday night.

One possible explanation for the sudden change of plans was avoiding the release of season 4 of the hugely popular Netflix show Stranger Things, which also began streaming this Friday.

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