After much hype and anticipation, the second trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has finally arrived in all of its glory, bringing an exciting and enticing new look at the next chapter in the beloved saga. Packed to the gills with new footage, the trailer contains plenty of mouth-watering hints at what’s to come when the film hits theaters on December 18th, 2015.
Not only does it provide a better look at new stars Oscar Isaac, Daisy Ridley and John Boyega, but it also brings back a few familiar faces while showing us a glimpse at what’s happened to the galaxy far, far away in the thirty years since the destruction of the second Death Star in Return of the Jedi.
After dissecting the new footage, we’ve come away with 8 key takeaways and things to look out for as the journey to Episode VII continues. Check them out on the following pages.