From the announcement that both California's Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando will be getting Star Wars-themed parks to the revelation of the first cast photo from Star Wars: Rogue One, the past few days have been a whirlwind of news and excitement for Star Wars fans. But the biggest event on the near horizon is the release of the sci-fi saga's seventh episode, The Force Awakens, on December 18th. Because that may seem like a date far, far away, we've assembled some photos and trading cards from the upcoming film to tide you over.

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