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New ‘Star Wars’ footage reveals John Boyega’s familiar blue lightsaber

It's as incredible as we imagined.

 

Michelle Jaworski

Internet Culture

Published Aug 27, 2015   Updated May 28, 2021, 2:07 am CDT

The Star Wars Instagram account quickly took advantage of the app ditching its iconic square shape by posting a brand new trailer that pays off something Disney first revealed at D23.

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Like the Korean TV spot earlier this month, most of the footage is stuff we’ve seen before, along with some familiar faces. But this time, John Boyega is ready for a fight.

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That’s right. Finn has a lightsaber—and he (hopefully) knows how to use it.

Although the clips could very well be manipulated, it appears that Finn and Kylo Ren, who is seen once again operating a lightsaber in a snowy forest, might be in the same place and gearing up for a fight.

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And Boyega, who’s playing Finn, pretty much speaks for all of us right now.

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*First Published: Aug 27, 2015, 2:59 pm CDT