New Rogue One Trailer Reveals How the Rebels Find Out About the Death Star

By Germain Lussier on at

slightly different, international trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has hit the web. With it comes a few seconds of new footage and one very intriguing reveal.

Related: Everything We Spotted in the New Rogue One Trailer

Watch the reveal for yourself and we’ll discuss it after.

So it seems Galen Erso, Mads Mikkelsen’s character, is the one who let the Rebels know that the Empire is building the Death Star. This makes sense. Everything we’ve heard about the character suggests he built some kind of technology that the Empire is forcing him to use as a weapon. So it’s likely he’s a prisoner who somehow gets the plans out to the Rebels. Or maybe he’s an Imperial traitor.

For much more on the latest trailer, check out our coverage.

Rogue One opens December 16th. [SW News Net]