Eagle-eyed (eared?) fan @kyleauxren noticed that a key plot point of The Last Jedi was referenced a year ago in Rogue One.
— Des (@kyleauxren) December 17, 2017
Lucasfilm’s Pablo Hidalgo confirmed it was deliberate, and that the First Order was again building on old Imperial developments:
— Pablo Hidalgo (@pablohidalgo) December 18, 2017
Now, consider what in The Last Jedi we might very well see again in Solo…