Kylo Renn Lightsaber

When the first teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens debuted nearly a year ago this month, one of the most talked about new elements of the forthcoming sci-fi sequel was the new lightsaber being carried by the villain. It’s called a crossguard lightsaber, and we don’t know why Kylo Ren is carrying this unique version of the elegant weapon for a more civilized age, but there have been plenty of theories. But today an explanation as to why the Kylo Ren lightsaber is designed this way has been revealed to settle the matter.

Plus, a new The Force Awakens TV spot has surfaced with some new footage, along with an extended version of that Disney XD behind the scenes featurette that debuted before the weekend. Get all the details below! Read More »