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Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens is finally upon us, and to celebrate the return of the force we've decided to compile some of the best Star Wars articles published since the film's release. Here you will find a compilation of fan theories, break downs, fan art and quizzes from Moviepilot Creators who are taking the latest Lucasfilm adventure to new heights. If you're still geeking out over the new Star Wars flick, this is exactly where you want to be right now.

WARNING THIS POST IS ABSOLUTELY LITTERED WITH SPOILERS: If you have not yet seen The Force Awakens do not go any further. I mean it, close the window right now. STAHHP!!

I. The Force Awakens: Who are Rey & Snoke? My Theory

by ROGUE SPEEDSTER

Rey on Jakku
Rey on Jakku

One of the greatest feats of Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens is the fact that it lived up to expectations yet still left us wanting MORE. There are so many questions that remain unanswered, questions that will only receive explanation (hopefully) a year and a half from now when Episode VIII reveals itself. Still, in the meantime we have just enough information to speculate about the origins of certain character such as Rey and Supreme Leader Snoke. Luckily, Rogue Speedster has wasted no time at all, and turned what was speculation into a solid theory that's definitely worth talking about. So let's discuss, who are Rey and Snoke, really?

II. Speed Drawing BB-8, The Droid That Will Steal Your Heart!

by Caroline Ryan

BB-8: "Bleep blorp beep."
BB-8: "Bleep blorp beep."

The Force is strong with new Creator and artist Caroline Ryan, she has been killing it with her recent speed drawing videos of characters form The Force Awakens. The most popular of which has been of the newest and most adorable droid of the Star Wars universe, BB-8. Check out the rest of her work and show some love to this talented fan artist!

III. QUIZ: Which Character From 'The Force Awakens' Are You?

by David Espinosa

The Force Awakens: Cast meeting
The Force Awakens: Cast meeting

The Force Awakens was absolutely jam-packed with fantastic characters both new and old. Take this quiz and find out which face from Episode 7 you resonate with most. Are you a traitor? Have you given in to the dark side? Your destiny awaits in this highly accurate quiz, which is not so far, far away.

IV. Star Wars: The Flat Awakens

by Filipe de Carvalho

The Force Awakens, minimalist illustrations
The Force Awakens, minimalist illustrations

The Flat Awakens is a passion project created by Portugese artist Filipe de Carvalho. The series features the 15 more important characters from Star Wars: Episode VII, and brings everyone from BB-8 to Maz Kanata to life in colorful, minimalist style.

V. Why THAT 'Force Awakens' Scene Was The Most Necessary Scene In The Movie!

by Adonis Gonzalez

General Leia and Han Solo
General Leia and Han Solo

If you've seen The Force Awakens, then you know which scene we're talking about. It was brutal, it was shocking, but most importantly, it was completely necessary. It's definitely going to be a defining moment in this new trilogy and that makes me love it all the more. If you have not seen the movie, consider this your spoiler warning!

VI. Force Awakens: What's With R2-D2 And Rey?

by Calen Bergren

"My father has it. I have it..."
"My father has it. I have it..."

Along with all the fresh faces and new adventures that The Force Awakens gave us, we were also left with some important and unanswered questions. Creator Calen Bergren offers a theory on Rey's heritage that might also explain R2-D2's small yet significant actions in the movie. Check it out and let us know your thoughts on the possibilities of this theory!

VII. 7 Ways The Force Awakens Incorporated the Prequel Star Wars Trilogy

by Trevor Norkey

Star Wars: The Original Trilogy
Star Wars: The Original Trilogy

The Force Awakens has received high praise for its nostalgic qualities and many nods to the original trilogy, but did you spot anything from the prequel trilogy in the franchise's latest installment? Creator Trevor Norkey has compiled a list of great examples that show The Force Awakens playing homage to Episodes I to III.

Honorable mentions

Before Star Wars: A Look At Who Daisy Ridley Really Is

by Viktorio Serdarov

Daisy Ridley
Daisy Ridley

The Force Awakens is the rare kind of movie that defines a generation. Whereas Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford went on to be loved by millions of people, then so will Oscar Isaac, John Boyega and, most importantly, Daisy Ridley. There's a lot more to this actress that meets the eye, and if our hunch is right, she's about to take over Hollywood.

The 12 Best Star Wars VII Cameo Appearances! Did You Spot Them All?

by James Buxton

It's Simon Pegg!
It's Simon Pegg!

There are plenty of us that have dreamed of being in a Star Wars film, luckily for some, they have access to the movers and shakers behind the camera and can wrangle their own cameo. The Force Awakens contained a plethora of celebrities who indulged their geekdom in blink and you'll miss it cameos - but did you catch them all? Luckily, Creator James Buxton has complied all of them in one post!

How Star Wars Fans Think

by Galactic Imagery

Galactic Imagery
Galactic Imagery

Star Wars fans have been waiting patiently for The Force Awakens for what seems like forever. Before the film's release hardcore fans around the world did everything and anything they could to pass the time. Take up a new hobby, play ping-pong, and engage in casual lightsaber fights. Join Luke and Mike from Galactic Imagery as they show off their lightsaber skills, nearly tearing each other to shreds in this well choreographed tribute to their favorite franchise.

So, what did YOU think of Star Wars: The Force Awakens? If you've got an interesting theory, idea, piece of fan art or just want to tell everyone how much you loved the film we want to hear what you have to say!

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