Not much is known about the first Star Wars Anthology film directed by Godzilla director Gareth Edwards. Except that it is going to be a War film set between Episodes III and IV about a group of rebels trying to steal the plans of the first Death Star.
JoBlo.com are reporting on a few new details about the new film. The site is claiming that the film will feature new Stormtroopers clad in all back who will be called Death Troopers. The film will also feature new Tie Fighter designs and an AT-AT.
The site also speculates that Alan Tudyk will be via mo-cap playing a droid who works with the rebels. The droid will be an old Empire droid who has been reprogrammed to join the team, the story also describes the character as a scene stealer. He is described as having “Long arms and legs and is very different than a typical protocol droid like C-3PO.”
JoBlo.com also claim that Darth Vader will indeed be in the new film and will have a much larger role than previously thought.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is set to be released December 16th.