Does the epic new Rogue One poster hint at Jyn Erso’s dark side?

Before the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer drops today, we already have a few questions about Felicity Jones's character


Take a deep Vader-esque breath, we’ve got big news for you: the poster for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has been released. And there’s plenty to dissect before the new trailer drops later TODAY.


You’ve definitely already scrolled down below before reading any of this, but, without further adieu, here’s the new poster:


From the band of rebels, to the TIE strikers, TIE fighters, U-wings, and X-wings flying above the of waters of new planet Scarif, it’s an impressive glimpse into the Imperial war machine.

And it’s a poster that makes one thing clear: Felicity Jones is the main the star of this film. But does Jones’s massive face, intertwined with Darth Vader’s mug across the Death Star, hint at something more? Could her character, Jyn Erso, have links the Dark Side? Or does this artwork merely symbolise her need to steal the Death Star plans?

Hopefully we’ll get more answers when the new trailer comes out. But before that, you better remind yourself of the first…


Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is released in UK cinemas on 16th December