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7 Things To Look Forward To From Star Wars In 2016

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1. And last but not least: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

The first of many Star Wars spinoff movies, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is a landmark event coming December 16th. Director Gareth Edwards (Godzilla) is putting the “wars” in Star Wars, with a battle for the first Death Star plans and a female Rebel soldier at the center of the plot (no Bothans will be involved, that’s the Second Death Star).

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Not only will Rogue One be the first live action Star Wars movie outside of the saga to premiere in theaters, but it will also see new characters, a new storyline, and a whole new genre. December 16th will truly be a day long remembered.

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2016 is going to be an amazing year for us Star Wars fans. Keep checking Dork Side for all the latest updates.