JJ Abrams Teases Controversial New Force Powers in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker - IGN Now

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker director J.J. Abrams has revealed Episode 9 features previously unknown Force powers that could potentially divide fans. In an interview with Vanity Fair, Abrams vocalized his reasoning for adding these new elements to the Star Wars saga, as he addressed the importance of evolving the franchise to stretch “beyond what you’ve seen before.” We break down what Abrams said and theorize on what this potentially controversial new Force power may be, and what it could have to do with the return of Emperor Palpatine.


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