In the new issue, the magazine promises to further dig-up on the nature of Kylo Ren as well as explore the entire Star Wars universe.
Whilst the filmmaker has stayed vague about Adam Driver’s Ren, he did reveal that the villains in Episode VII are inspired by the Nazis. But really all you need to know is that at some point in this movie, Kylo Ren is going to try to escape and Finn is going to try to stop him, which will lead to a pretty epic lightsaber duel.
“What could be born of that?” While the forming of The First Order remains a mystery, Abrams did reveal the inspiration behind the idea of the group.
While we’re desperate to see what caused that shocked look on JJ Abrams’ face, we must move on, because the Empire treats don’t end there.
Supreme Leader Snoke is played by Andy Serkis – the man who played Gollum in Lord of the Rings, and Cesar in the Planet of the Apes reboot.
Those are all questions likely to remain unanswered before Star Wars: The Force Awakens arrives in theaters December. 18.
Kylo and Snoke will be working together to achieve their evil plans against the Rebellion and will be controlling the First Order Stormtroopers to do their bidding.
Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy stated that the Star Wars toys have always been an important part.
Details of the storyline for The Force Awakens appear to be slowly slipping out, in most uncharacteristic fashion for an Abrams movie, though it remains to be seen how much is misinformation. These spectacular Star Wars: “The Force Awakens products will continue that tradition”.
When asked about the nature of The First Order, Abrams – as in the original films – likened them to Nazis.
According to Variety, the event will take place over the course of 18 hours leading up to the massive public release of all the toys on September 4, also known as “Force Friday“.
The global celebration culminates at midnight local time, when many retailers around the world will open their doors to fans looking to purchase Star Wars: The Force Awakens toys, collectibles, books, apparel, and more.