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Watch the Final Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Trailer Right Now

The final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is here, and it's clear that Lucasfilm saved the best footage for last. Just have a tissue or two handy.

The trailer opens with Rey running through a forest, knocking over what looks like an old Resistance/Rebel Alliance helmet. Soon after, we get some shots of what's left of The Resistance, followed by the sunken ruins of the Death Star. It's here where we get a tiny glimpse of a lightsaber battle (or perhaps training session?) between Rey and Kylo Ren.

Other highlights include a shot of TIE Fighters approaching an absolutely stunning island of ice, a Star Destroyer rising out of the ocean, and an epic space battle between Resistance and First Order ships.

Now for the tearjerkers. C-3PO tells Poe, Finn, Rey and Chewie that he's taking "one last look at his friends" after being hooked up to some sort of machine, which is followed by a crushingly goosebump-inducing version of the iconic main Star Wars theme. We see Rey embrace Leia, some more Resistance vs First Order combat, a look at Rey and Kylo destroying some sort of… thing together and another tease of what could be Emperor Palpatine in the flesh (or in a vision). 

Finally, a voice over of Mark Hamill's Luke Skywalker saying "the Force will be with you," followed by Carrie Fisher's voice saying, "always." Total goosebumps.

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker arrives on Dec. 20. You can get your Rise of Skywalker tickets right now.

Michael Andronico

Mike Andronico is Senior Writer at CNNUnderscored and was formerly Managing Editor at Tom's Guide. When not at work, you can usually catch him playing Street Fighter, devouring Twitch streams and trying to convince people that Hawkeye is the best Avenger.