'Star Wars' really is from 'a long time ago...'

The official trailer for “Star Wars: The Final Jedi” debuted throughout halftime of the Monday evening match up between the Chicago Bears and Minnesota Vikings.

The brand new trailer offers us our newest have a look at probably the most anticipated movie of the yr, which brings us again to the galaxy far, distant.

It targeted on the 2 new foremost characters of the sequence in Adam Driver’s Kylo Ren and Daisy Ridley’s Rey in addition to outdated favorites like Mark Hamill’s Luke Skywalker and Carrie Fisher’s Princess Leia.

“I’ve seen this uncooked energy solely as soon as earlier than. It did not scare me sufficient then,” Skywalker says as photographs of Rey utilizing the Power are proven. “It does now.”

The trailer additionally consists of photographs of battles going down on new planets and in area, and ends with the evil Ren seemingly reaching out his hand to Rey.

“I would like somebody to indicate me my place in all this,” Rey says because the trailer closes.

The trailer garnered an enormous response on social media and racked up greater than 300,000 views on YouTube in roughly 30 minutes.

Tickets to “Final Jedi” went on sale following the trailer’s debut, leaving followers scrambling to nab a ticket to the movie — which opens on December 15.

Earlier than the trailer’s premiere, Disney launched a brand new poster for the movie. The print had a crimson hue and included characters like Rey wielding a blue lightsaber in addition to a bearded Skywalker shrouded in a black hood within the heart.

“Final Jedi” is the eighth episode within the “Star Wars” saga and is a direct sequel to the 2015 blockbuster, “Star Wars: The Power Awakens.”

It stars Ridley, John Boyega and Hamill. It is usually the final movie position of Fisher, who died final yr.

Disney acquired Lucasfilm and the “Star Wars” franchise from creator George Lucas in 2012 for $4 billion.

The corporate has already seen a windfall on the field workplace with “Power Awakens” bringing in additional than $2 billion worldwide and “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” the franchise’s first spinoff, which made greater than $1 billion.

CNNMoney (New York) First revealed October 9, 2017: 10:06 PM ET