More Star Wars Episode VII reveals: robotic hand, familiar headgear

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Star Wars Episode VII

You have to hand it to J.J. Abrams.

The Star Wars Episode VII director, writer and co-produce tweeted his thanks to Force for Change charity campaign donors on Monday … and, as is his wont with such messages, he slipped us another look at his vision for the long-awaited sequel:

We also got a sketch of what a stormtrooper helmet looks like in the Far, Far Away future, courtesy of official Star Wars artist Tom Hodges on Facebook. The post appears to be private, so check it out at

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