|Orange like the Rebel pilot's jumpsuits|
Episode IV's designs weren't exactly like McQuarrie's style. The concept art for Episode IV always seemed even older than how the actual models, etc turned out. That notion is what will fuel Rebel's older style.
“We wanted to create a look for this part of Star Wars that precedes A New Hope by just a little bit,” Filoni said. “We have created a set of digital brushes that replicate McQuarrie’s style. [...] We’re going for something that’s much more an illustrative look.”
|More McQuarrie-like concept art|
Star Wars Rebels is going to premiere in Fall 2014. That should be about time for Fantasy Flight's Age of Rebellion. Well played Chris Peterson, well played.