The shuttle was used by the rebels from Lothal in their mission to steal arms from the Galactic Empire. Sequel Trilogy: Finn • Poe Dameron • Lor San Tekka • Maz Kanata • General Hux • First Order TIE Pilots • Sidon Ithano • Teedo • Unkar Plutt • Rose Tico • Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo • DJ • Zorii Bliss • Jannah Rex's appearances in the Star Tours attractions are not considered part of the main Star Wars canon, but are instead considered part of the Star Wars Legends continuity. After safely escaping, Rex prepared to make the turn around back to Endor, he and his passengers found themselves in the midst of a battle between the Galactic Empire and Rebel Alliance, where the StarSpeeder was caught in a tractor beam of an Imperial Star Destroyer. Rex was first introduced in the Clone Wars film, and has appeared in almost every Clone Wars episode, as well as the majority of comic books, magazines, and novels. R-3X, also known as Rex, and formerly known as RX-24, was an RX-Series pilot droid who flew a Star Commuter 2000 from Lothal to Garel five years before the Battle of Yavin. The attraction, set several years before the events of the original Star Tours attraction, depicts the RX-series droids as newly-delivered to the Star Tours agency, which has marked them defective. An example of Rex in his full original Phase 1 armor. As the Death Star exploded, the Rebel squadron and the StarSpeeder jumped into hyperspace, with Rex piloting the StarSpeeder back to Star Tours' spaceport. The flight went wrong almost immediately. Contact RX-24 or Captain "Rex" from Star Tours on Messenger. He was also placed or assigned to other units and Jedi, and took command of others as well. Rex utters Pee Wee Herman's iconic laugh several times during the attraction, and also utters a similar scream. The Rebels lead Rex down the Death Star trench, where one of their ships manage to destroy the Death Star by firing two proton torpedoes into the space station's thermal exhaust port. Comics: Marvel Comics • Star Wars Adventures • Star Wars: Forces of Destiny He then instructed R2-D2 to make the hyperspace jump to the flight's intended destination: the forest moon of Endor. This article is about the character from the Star Tours attraction. RX-24 was an RX-Series pilot droid manufactured by Reubens Robotic Systems. However, the RX-series droids in the queue are not quite ready for flight – they are marked with "DEFECTIVE – RETURN TO FACTORY" labels. Rex's perferred choice of weapons are his twin DC-17 blaster pistols, for he primarily uses them in the 2008 Clone Wars series and in the 2014 Rebels series.

The droid was one of several purchased by the galactic travel agency known as Star Tours circa 1 BBY. Promo image of Rex during Season 1 of The Clone Wars. During the conflict on Onderon, he wore special gear which also consisted of a range-finder and twin blaster pistol holsters. In 2011, the ride reopened with The Adventure Continues added to the name. Books: Star Wars Rebels: The Visual Guide • Ultimate Sticker Collection: Star Wars Rebels • Star Wars The Adventures of Luke Skywalker, Jedi Knight • Ahsoka • Star Wars: Bloodline • The Art of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story • Battlefront II: Inferno Squad • Lost Stars • Star Wars: The High Republic: Light of the Jedi • Star Wars: The High Republic: Into the Dark • Star Wars: The High Republic: A Test of Courage Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. The shuttle was used by the rebels from Lothal in their mission to steal arms from the Galactic Empire. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Rex appeared as the pilot in the original Star Tours attraction. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat.

A wounded Rex being escorted by Kix during the First Siege of Saleucami in 21 BBY.

“Captain Rex”, is a RX-24 droid whose first assignment was to pilot Star Tours Flight 45, the Endor Express. [3] At some point while working for Star Tours, Rex accidentally brought his StarSpeeder into a battle between the Imperial Navy and the Rebel Alliance. At first, he was conceived as a witty tour guide. Rex assisted the Rebels, using the StarSpeeder's laser cannons to destroy several Imperial TIE Fighters. Star Tours was a motion simulator attraction at several Disney theme parks, based on the successful Star Wars film series created by George Lucas. ARC Officers (or ARC Troopers) usually have a higher position or grade of field Clone Officer than Elite Officers, but Rex became a Veteran Officer shortly after ARC Lt. Echo's disappearance in 21 BBY. Thereafter, Mubo gave the droid to Oga Garra to pay off a debt, and "DJ Rex" started providing the musical entertainment inside Oga's Cantina. Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page. Rex later appeared in the attraction's prequel, Star Tours: The Adventures Continue. Much like all droids of the RX series, Rex has a talkative and friendly attitude, and focuses more on his guest interaction than the safety and the schedule of the flight. Rex was the love interest of ROX-N, a feminine-programmed droid that worked at the L’Astroport Services Interstellaires – a story element that appeared only in the Disneyland Paris iteration of the original attraction. Create New Account.

Wookieepedia is a FANDOM Movies Community. After his employment with Garel Interstellar Excursions, RX-24 was hired as a pilot droid for the Star Tours travel agency. "[2] RX-24 now appears in Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge at Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood Studios where he is a DJ at the cantina, now going under the name R-3X.
Rex is again voiced in these appearances by Paul Reubens. Television: Star Wars: The Clone Wars • Star Wars Rebels/Videography • Star Wars: Forces of Destiny • Star Wars Resistance • The Mandalorian • Untitled Obi-Wan Kenobi series Rex's facial appearance consists of having shaved grey-blonde hair, with a small scar under his chin (he eventually became completely bald and had several wrinkles on his face towards 20 BBY). In the Tokyo Disneyland version of the attraction, another RX-series droid appears as a hitchhiking droid. Rex had many platoon sergeants (such as Denal and Coric), specialists (Hardcase and Kix) and other enlisted officers in which he took command of and assigned duties to. Captain Rex didn’t go away entirely. Captain Rex in Galactic Marine armor. ), Captain Rex in his full Phase 1 armor.

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Community See All. C-3PO now piloted the ride instead of the beloved Captain Rex robot. RX-24's appearance in Rebels is the first official appearance in Star Wars canon. He fought and participated in many battles with Jedi General Anakin Skywalker, Padawan Commander Ahsoka Tano, and was often seen alongside Jedi General Obi-Wan Kenobi and the 212th Attack Battalion. 347 people follow this. Prequel Trilogy: Padmé Amidala • General Grievous • Sebulba • Clegg Holdfast • Bail Organa • Jar Jar Binks • Jango Fett Both his Phase 1 armor and Phase 2 armor consist of blue striped markings with distinct "Jaig Eyes" painted on his helmet, a range-finder (antenna), pauldron, and a kama with blaster pistol holsters. Firework: Ignite the Dream: A Nighttime Spectacular of Magic and Light • Remember... Dreams Come True • Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular • World of Color: Celebrate! Soundtrack: The Force Awakens • Rogue One • Solo, Entertainment: Behind the Force: Experience The Clone Wars • Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple • Star Wars: A Galaxy Far, Far Away

In the queue line of the original attraction, the announcer proclaims that the new RX droids are the newest, safest, and most advanced pilot droids in the galaxy.

… Log In. RX-24 is a featured article, which means it has been identified as one of the best articles produced by the Disney Wiki community. Star Wars Stories: Rogue One • Solo • Untitled Star Wars film He was trained under the same program team alongside Bly, Cody, and Gree. See more of RX-24 or Captain "Rex" from Star Tours on Facebook. Later, he was conceived as a brazen veteran-a deranged and broken-down droid left over from the Clone Wars named "Crazy Harry". Inexperienced, friendly, impulsive, accident prone. [2] The droid later went on to work for Star Tours, where he piloted a Starspeeder 3000. He is depicted as an RX-series pilot droid who works for the Star Tours travel company, where he pilots a StarSpeeder 3000 spacecraft. He was als… RX-24 appears in the Star Wars Rebels episode "Droids in Distress", voiced once again by Paul Reubens, who is famous for the portrayal of the character Pee-Wee Herman. Rex's voice is portrayed by Paul Reubens in all of his appearances. Previously, the name Captain Rex was used for the error-prone rookie An identical version of Galaxy's Edge (and Oga's Cantina with it) is set to open on August 29, 2019, at Disney's Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World. He was also very taditional with having nicknames for enemies like with most earlier Clone Troopers, to which most later Clones like Tup, didn't really carry-on the tradition of nicknaming enemies.

He is depicted as an RX-series pilot droid who works for the Star Tours travel company, where he pilots a StarSpeeder 3000 spacecraft. Phase 1 Cold Weather Gear Hasbro action figure. Rex with his helmet removed during Clone Wars Season 4. He was also one of the very first Clones to have a unique haircut (both chronologically and in the actual franchise). Oga then employed Rex as the cantina's house DJ during the events of the war between the First Order and the Resistance. Star Tours was a simulator attraction, based on the Star Wars media franchise. Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page. In 4.3 ABY, Rex is tasked with his first flight with Star Tours: ST-45, also known as the "Endor Express".