Actors from the films such as Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Felicity Jones, Anthony Daniels, Lupita Nyong'o, David Acord, Mark Hamill and Kelly Marie Tran reprised their roles for the series.

The opening to the series is narrated by Lupita Nyong'o as Maz Kanata.

The series takes place during different eras in the Star Wars universe between moments of the films and TV shows.

The series focuses on the female characters in the Star Wars universe.

This is the first Star Wars series to based in 2D animation since Star Wars: Clone Wars (2003).

The series centers around the female protagonists of the Star Wars films and TV series: Jyn Erso, Padme Amidala, Ahsoka Tano, Princess Leia Organa and Rey.

There is a music track entitled "Force of Destiny" composed by Two Steps from Hell. Two Steps from Hell also composed a music track called "Freedom Fighters". The track was featured in the trailer of Star Trek (2009) directed by J.J. Abrams. Abrams directed Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens (2015).