Fans concerned over what a modernized version of the Star Wars universe will look like in The Force Awakens were assuaged in a huge way with the new teaser released today.
Stormtroopers, X-Wings, TIE Fighters, Star Destroyers—there are dozens of iconic images from the Star Wars that define its continuum. These familiar shapes, uniforms, and objects provide continuity from movies to comic books to television shows. How The Force Awakens was going to update classic Star Wars designs into production values modernized for the 21st century was a major concern for Star Wars fans.
That concern, hopefully, has been put to rest today. Here are some of the key images from the new teaser for The Force Awakens, that define the new look. J. J. Abrams absolutely crushed it.
Han and Chewie seem none the worse for wear, for their age, and quite happy to be here.