This Week in Star Wars: New Rogue One Trailer, Ewan McGregor Wants Two Obi-Wan Movies, and More

Sunday, 16 October 2016 - 8:43PM
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Sunday, 16 October 2016 - 8:43PM
This Week in Star Wars: New Rogue One Trailer, Ewan McGregor Wants Two Obi-Wan Movies, and More
The new Rogue One trailer finally came out this week, and it was epic. It contained our best look yet at Darth Vader, as well as tons of new Easter eggs, and introduced a mysterious new alien cellmate for Jyn whom Felicity Jones calls her "many-tentacled friend."

And if that amazing trailer didn't assuage your fears about those Rogue One re-shoots, Felicity Jones is ready to tell you that the rumors are nonsense.

Rogue One also unveiled some new images, courtesy of EW, new characters on Topps trading cards, and a bad-ass new poster:



In sadder news, Gareth Edwards has shot down the fan theory that Agent Kallus will show up in Rogue One.

Ewan McGregor has insisted many times that there are no official plans for an Obi-Wan Kenobi solo movie, but that's not going to stop him from teasing fans with his vision for the character. He now says that he wants two movies for Obi-Wan now that the franchise is branching out into anthology films.

In Episode VIII news, a new rumor claims that Finn will be using a technology from Empire Strikes Back to recover from his injuries in the Kylo Ren duel.

We interviewed Ashley Eckstein at NYCC, and our full interview included many tidbits about Her Universe, Ahsoka's possible return, the new Ahsoka YA novel, representation in science fiction, and her vision for an Ahsoka live-action movie

Fans have started a renewed campaign for an Old Republic Netflix series. Let's make this happen!

In case there were any doubt, here are six reasons those crazy Han Solo fan theories are definitely false.
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