Todd Fisher reveals never-before-released details of iconic character's swan song: She would have wielded a light saber against the First Order.
“We’re allowed to talk about lightsabers!” coos Daisy Ridley at the start of the above behind-the-scenes clip. And not only does she and co-star John Boyega talk about the iconic weapons, we get to see how they trained to get their swordplay on in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
The Force is strong with this ‘Doctor Who’ inspired lightsaber. Designed for Time Lords who show a certain attunement to the Force, this awesome custom lightsaber was designed by Hampton’s Hand-Crafted Lightsabers… and combines some of the best sci-fi prop design we’ve seen in a long time. - Star Wars: Rogue One Script Re-Written?
A Sith lightsaber, of course! Sith lightsabers are red, which are so much more visually striking than the regular Jedi lightsabers. It’s no wonder that everyone wants to be a Sith Lord when it comes to lightsaber battles. The Sith are also much more creative with their lightsabers, what with double-bladed lightsabers, lightsabers with twisted hilts, and now a lightsaber with bladed hilts.
It’s one of the most controversial elements of ‘Star Wars 7’… and now it seems we have an official explanation for Kylo Ren’s lightsaber. Appearing on display at Disneyland’s ‘Star Wars Launch Bay’ exhibit, a replica of Kylo Ren’s divisive lightsaber gives us a bit more insight into the new blade. “Kylo Ren’s unusual lightsaber is an ancient design,” reads the plaque (via Collider).