J.J. Abrams on why Leia hasn’t become a Jedi
. “It’s never too late,” he said, but “it was simply a choice that she made” to lead the Resistance. We will see her Force sensitivity in play again; it’s “an intrinsic piece of her character.”
→ ESPN will air
‘The Evolution of the Lightsaber Duel’ on December 15th at 7 p.m.
→ “It’s like we’re collaborating over this vast public field,”
Oscar Isaac says of his imagined backstory for Poe becoming canon.
Vulture runs through the Journey to The Force Awakens books and stories. Some minor errors (Poe is namedropped in Shattered Empire #2) but overall a decent roundup.
→ Spoiler corner, book edition: Jedi Bibliothek has screenshots of
picture book leaks and the beginning of Finn’s tale in . Before the Awakening
→ Spoiler corner, Hasbro edition: A
Rey action figure featuring her second outfit (which we first saw yesterday) has a pretty hefty spoiler on the packaging. (It’s not her last name.)
→ Also: A new
BB-8 poster, a few of John Boyega’s impressions and Anthony Breznican on the . Millennium Falcon
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December 8, 2015