Star Wars Movie Title Prompts Fan Delight, Speculation

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May we have a drum roll, please?

Walt Disney Studios has made a major announcement: Star Wars Episode VIII will be titled... THE LAST JEDI!

Wrote the company in a press release:

We have the greatest fans in this or any other galaxy. In appreciation of the fans, we wanted them to be the first to know the title of the next chapter in the Skywalker saga: STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI.

As you might expect, it didn't take long for fans to react to this name. In a mostly positive manner!

Scroll around below for a look at some of the responses and questions spurred on by The Last Jedi revelation...

1. Where's the Trailer?!?

Where's the Trailer?!?
"Omg Star wars episode 8: the last jedi! I can’t wait for the first trailer." - @Jedi_RP

2. A Logistical Evolution

A Logistical Evolution
"Love how Ep.VII and Ep.VIII titles make a sentence: The Force awakens the last Jedi." - @BrushYourTeeth

3. Hmmm...

"Jedi is both singular and plural. So this title could have multiple meanings. That makes it even more intriguing. And that red color…" - @StarWarsNewsNet

4. It's Rey... Right?

It's Rey... Right?
"Who is the last jedi? is Rey the last jedi? but the plural for jedi is also jedi so this can refer to more than one jedi." - @wakandaho

5. No, It's Finn!

No, It's Finn!
"listen: The Last Jedi Is Finn, The Boy, The Force Sensitive Ex-Stormtrooper. We All Know This. Finn. The Hero. That Boy, Finn." - @reysolorgana

6. Is It Really the Last?!?

Is It Really the Last?!?
"the last jedi. at last a name! but is this one of those he's not the last cause he had a kid and then the avatar opens a portal…" - @sophietalia

7. LOL!

"cant believe they’re already on the last jedi when the force JUST awakened." - @jobeeart

8. ROFL!

"Episode 6: Return of the Jedi Episode 8: The Last Jedi DAMN DUDE THE JEDI DON’T HAVE MUCH STAYING POWER DO THEY." - @_tyrfing

9. The Complaints Begin

The Complaints Begin
"Star Wars: the Last Jedi is the most generic title they could come up with." - @Clovis_93

10. You Call This a Title?!?

You Call This a Title?!?
"Was curious if anyone else thinks maybe the titles of the new trilogy will tell a story. The force awakens The last Jedi and he is annoyed." - @pelvislives

11. Yes, Josh Gad Calls This a Title!

Yes, Josh Gad Calls This a Title!
"May be my favorite title since The Empire Strikes Back because of how loaded it is. One? Multiple? The end? Tickets now. NOW!!!" - Josh Gad

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