New ‘Rogue One’ Empire Cover Spotlights The Death Star Plans

In addition to the onslaught of trailers, international trailers, and TV spots part of the marketing campaign for the upcoming Star Wars spin-off Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Empire Magazine has revealed a new cover that is exclusive to its subscribers ahead of it’s second Rogue One issue set to hit newsstands next week. The cover puts the spotlight on the films McGuffin itself, the death star plans. The blueprint reveals the complete technical specifications for the superweapon though you’ll have to be able to read aurebesh as well as understand the science of the Star Wars universe. Good luck!

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story hits theaters December 16, 2016.

Produced by Lucasfilm, the film stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Mads Mikkelson, Donnie Yen, Alan Tudyk, Jiang Wen and Forest Whitaker with a script penned by Chris Weitz and Tony Gilroy. Directed by Garreth Edwards.

From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves. In theaters December 2016.



Author: Michael Mistroff

I like movies.

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