Star Wars Trailer Debut Smashes Youtube Records


The first trailer for “Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens” arrives

A droid rolling along in the desert. Stormtroopers leaving a transport vehicle readying for battle. A Sith lord showing off his three-sided lightsaber. Those are the images that make up the first look at “Star Wars: Episode VII — The Force Awakens,” which debuted its first teaser trailer on Friday.

The first official teaser trailer for Disney’s Star Wars 7: The Force Awakens was released in theatres and online today, soaring into the afternoon with multi-million views on YouTube and generally being praised by the franchise’s huge fan base. To call it the most anticipated teaser of the year is an understatement.

Episode VII in the Star Wars Saga, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, opens in theaters December 18, 2015.