With the discharge of Rouge One: A Star Wars Story within the rearview mirror, all eyes are looking forward to Star Wars: Episode VIII. Particulars on the follow-up to Star Wars: The Drive Awakens have been scarce, however that appears like it’s about to alter quickly. The primary look can be coming appropriately by way of Mark Hamill on his present Pop Tradition Quest someday within the close to future.
The information comes courtesy of the official Twitter account for Pop Tradition Quest. They revealed that the primary, unique take a look at Star Wars eight could be occurring on Mark Hamill’s present “quickly,” however they did not get extra particular than that. Nonetheless, it’s thrilling to know we’ll lastly be getting a take a look at the subsequent entry within the Star Wars saga. Here’s what the tweet, which was accompanied by a Star Wars: Episode VIII brand, needed to say.
“EXCLUSIVE first take a look at #EpisodeVIII coming quickly… #PopCultureQuest”
Mark Hamill likes to have enjoyable together with his Twitter followers and usually teases them with reveals about Star Wars eight, however then rips the rug out. Final yr, he Tweeted that he could be revealing the “trailer” for the film after which truly tweeted out an image of his trailer from the set. However since that is coming from the precise Pop Tradition Quest account, this seems to be authentic. It’s a little unclear what “first look” means precisely, since Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy not too long ago said that the trailer for Star Wars: Episode VIII in all probability would not drop till spring. Here’s what she needed to say in a latest interview with journalist Lizo Mzimba.
“Fairly Quickly. We’re giving this a little bit of respiration room after which in all probability heading into spring you will begin to see issues.”
For individuals who might not know, Pop Tradition Quest is an internet present that Mark Hamill hosts for Comedian-Con HQ. The aim of the present is for him to take a look at individuals’s private collections and to hunt out uncommon popular culture collectibles, since Mark Hamill is kind of the collector himself. Sadly, it wasn’t made clear on what episode this primary take a look at Star Wars: Episode VIII would happen or when that episode could be made obtainable. Or, it may very well be that Mark Hamill can be doing a complete episode devoted to the new Star Wars film. Both manner, it’s on the horizon, which is nice, as a result of we do not actually have a title for the film but. It appears very doubtless the title will lastly be revealed throughout this primary look.
Anticipation was very excessive for Star Wars: Episode VIII already, however after Carrie Fisher‘s tragic passing final week on the age of 60, we now know that this can be her final look as Princess Leia. That makes this film all of the extra necessary to Star Wars followers as the discharge date approaches, however it has sophisticated issues shifting ahead, since she was purported to be an enormous a part of Star Wars 9 as nicely. Disney and Lucasfilm are at present having conferences to attempt to work out the very best plan of action to soak up regards to Princess Leia sooner or later.
In the meanwhile we all know proper subsequent to nothing about Star Wars: Episode VIII outdoors of the solid. The film is being directed by Rian Johnson and it stars Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Adam Driver, Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac, Carrie Fisher, Benicio Del Toro, Laura Dern, Gwendoline Christie, Andy Serkis, Lupita Nyong’O and Mark Hamill. Star Wars: Episode VIII it’s set for launch on December 15. Be looking out for the primary take a look at the film on Pop Tradition Quest. We are going to make sure to maintain you updated as extra data turns into obtainable.
— Pop Tradition Quest (@popculturequest) January 6, 2017