What's more, we know that for the entirety of The Force Awakens, Rey was consciously pretending to be someone else to protect herself from someone or something. Hamill was disappointed, too, when he discovered how small the role was in that flick, though as the actor admitted in a recent interview, he nearly turned down the chance to return to the role entirely.
The movie will pick up directly from where "The Force Awakens" left off, where Rey discovered the whereabouts of the legendary Jedi, Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill). Although he was only seen for a few seconds in that film, Hamill admits he was hesitant to reprise his iconic role after three decades. Build-A-Bear has revealed its new Star Wars Episode VII: The Last Jedi bears, forcing the cute-ometer all the way up to XI. We know that she's not just some poor scavenger girl from Jakku, but someone from a royal lineage. However, it also showcases C-3PO in the film, confirming that he will be at Leia's side as always while she and she and the rest of the Resistance try and avoid being wiped out by the First Order for good. Ironically, Hamill was the last of the three to agree to return to the franchise.
Hamill questioned whether he should have taken the new gig from the outside, recalling a meeting he had with George Lucas in 2012, after the creator told him that Disney was purchasing Lucasfilm to make a new trilogy.
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Multiple quests will be on offer, allowing players to take on monsters like the Great Jagras and Anjanath. Monster Hunter World is coming to the PC after its console release on January 26th.
Honestly, I think this may end up being far too on the nose and would garner even more criticism with people claiming that The Last Jedi is just a rip off of The Empire Strikes Back. "No one wants to see the 50-, 60-, 70-year-old versions of us, running around, bumping heads on the Death Star", Hamill said.
'I was holding my wife's hand, and she's like, "You're really cold". It seems Hamill is heeding Fisher's advice and embracing his Star Wars legacy for everything it's worth. Last Jedi-inspired accessories for pimping your own bear include a Praetorian Guard costume, a stormtrooper hoodie and a Rey costume.