Star Wars Reveals Episode VII Name - The Force Awakens

Star Wars Episode VII will be titled The Force Awakens, according to a new teaser image released by the Star Wars twitter account.

The title was revealed without fanfare as part of a tweet that official announced that principal photography on the film has wrapped.

Check it out below:

It's also worth noting that the domain names for and were registered today.


We’re still waiting on an official plot synopsis, but The Force Awakens takes place 30 years after the events of Return of the Jedi. The film sees original cast members Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, and Harrison Ford returning to their respective roles as Luke Skywalker, Leia Organa, and Han Solo, while introducing an entire new generation of Star Wars characters.

Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens opens December 18, 2015.