How Lucasfilm Announced The Force Awakens Final Trailer in 2015

With the final trailer and tickets expected for The Last Jedi on Monday, a lot of people are trying to remember how they revealed the final trailer for The Force Awakens two years ago.

While the trailer debuted on Monday Night Football at the beginning of halftime on October 19, 2015 Lucasfilm revealed both the trailer date and the final theatrical poster the day before on October 18th.

At 9:00am they sent out a Tweet with the final theatrical poster and the announcement to watch Monday Night Football the next day for the trailer:

So I’d turn on Twitter notifications for the official Star Wars account this weekend if I were you…

Jeremy has been active on the web since the 90s. He's written for sites such as IGN and Furious Fanboys and even once worked on Star Wars Galaxies (RIP). A long time ago in a galaxy far far away he used to Podcast about Star Wars with friends.