Disney and Lucasfilm have given Entertainment Weekly
character cards for The Force Awakens
that reveal the names of several of the film's major characters.
Director J.J. Abrams told Entertainment Weekly
, "I'm only sorry we couldn't give everyone a stick of gum," referring to the legacy of these kinds of cards as Topps collectibles. He also hinted that the numbers on the cards have some significance.
Here are two of the cards, featuring John Boyega and Daisy Ridley's characters' names.
You can check out the character cards right here
, or check out the names below.
- BB-8, the ball droid
- Poe Dameron, the X-wing pilot (Oscar Isaac)
- Kylo Ren, the mystery wielder of the "broad-saber"
- Rey, the scavenger who was previously code-named "Kira" (Daisy Ridley)
- Finn, a man "on the run" (John Boyega)