Sidious is disintegrated by his own Force lightning, which triggers a massive wave of energy that destroys the throne of the Sith and the auditorium, crushing and killing numerous followers. Meanwhile, Finn and Jannah cling on to dear life as the stricken Steadfast descends into the atmosphere. The surviving members of the resistance face the First Order once again, and the legendary conflict between the Jedi and the Sith reaches its peak bringing the Skywalker saga to its end. [49] Kennedy and Rejwan gave them certain narrative beats that had to be hit. [166]) Roblox also featured tie-in elements with the film. [182], Dark Rey's hinged double-bladed lightsaber prop. Using Force healing, Rey manages to heal the creature, which tunnels through the rock to create an escape for the team. Finn and Jannah, who have arrived, witness the lightsaber duel. Zorii tries to collect a bounty on Rey, leading to a skirmish between the two sides. The two embrace before Rey kisses him. Despite seemingly "losing" Chewbacca, Rey and her team gained a new ally in the form of the droid D-O. Finn convinces a female starfighter commander to give the Resistance troop carrier covering fire while they attack the Steadfast. Among these machines, bound by innumerable tubes and wires to machines of support and sustenance, is the emaciated and decaying figure of Darth Sidious, the true identity of the former Emperor Palpatine, himself. Luke tells her that confronting fear is the destiny of the Jedi and encourages Rey to face Sidious as he faced Darth Vader. Seeing Rey running down the hill, Finn sends Chewbcca after her. Back at the Resistance base, Temmin Wexley informs General Organa that they have received reports of a raid at the Festival of the Ancestors. Before they can find the others, Kylo Ren returns in his shuttle. Sensing that Ochi's dagger is on the ship, Rey splits off from the group to retrieve the relic. As Finn prepares for the action and heads to the gunner cockpit, Boolio tells him to win the war before heading off. [28] Certain aspects of the story changed significantly during pre-production,[57] and the film had frequent dialogue changes from day to day. Given that her character had featured prominently in Trevorrow's script,[31][32] the filmmaker met with Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy in January 2017 to discuss possible story solutions. However, Pryde is not fooled and shoots Hux dead for treason against the First Order. Ren asks the Dark Lord who Rey is as thunder crackles. [62] Fisher's brother Todd said that he and Billie Lourd had granted Lucasfilm rights to use footage of her. Budget Luminara and Adi Gallia encourage Rey to rise while Qui-Gon tells her that they stand behind her. At the same time, Leia breathes her last with R2-D2 mourning over his fallen master. Finn helps Rey up the gangplank. However, they are followed by another ship. As Ren approaches Rey in his new TIE whisper, Rey runs into a leap. Imprisoned on the planet Sakaar, Thor must race against time to return to Asgard and stop Ragnarök, the destruction of his world, at the hands of the powerful and ruthless villain Hela. Watch the final trailer for #StarWars: #TheRiseOfSkywalker in theaters December 20. "[179], Audiences polled at random by CinemaScore gave the film a "B+" grade on average, on an "A+" to "F" scale. Poe's reunion with Zorii Bliss on Kijimi. Rey asks if Babu Frik can help them. Star Wars 9 ends the entire Skywalker Saga, but that doesn't rule out further episodic adventures in a galaxy far, far away. There's less pressure for it to be right. Rey is pursued by the jet troopers and two treadspeeders while Poe takes the skiff speeder through a narrow canyon. He invites her to become Empress of the new Sith Empire and command the fleet.