• The teaser trailer for Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker confirms Rey’s new lightsaber. 1 / 9

  • But it’s not the standard green, blue, red or purple. It’s white. 2 / 9

    Daisy Ridley as Rey in Star Wars the Force Awakens Poster
  • The color choice holds huge significance for Rey’s final arc. 3 / 9

    Rey in Star Wars The Last Jedi
  • We’ve seen it used in Star Wars Rebels by Ahsoka Tano. 4 / 9

    Darth Vader's close-up in Rogue One.
  • The former Jedi purified red Sith kyber crystals to create her white blades. 5 / 9

    Kylo Ren in Star Wars the Force Awakens Poster
  • The showrunner said the color symbolized her status as neither Sith or Jedi. 6 / 9

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  • Rey has access to a crystal via Luke’s necklace, as well as the Sacred Texts. 7 / 9

  • An imbalanced Force could benefit from Rey as an agent of neutrality. 8 / 9

    Rey and BB-8 in Star Wars the Force Awakens
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