Darth Vader Appears In The New ‘Star Wars’ Trailer And These People Are Having A Nerdgasm

The new trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has just landed and quite rightly, people are bloody loving it. It provides a deeper insight into the story of protagonist Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) and her father, Galen (Mads Mikkelsen), an Oppenheimer inventor figure whose talents are manipulated by the Empire into helping build the Death Star. It also shows more of the mission Jyn and her band of merry men embark on – but the thing people are really excited about seeing is Darth Vader striding through the smoke towards the villainous Director Orson Krennic (Ben Mendelsohn).

Take a look at the trailer and share your excitement with the fans below:

Grown adults are responding with childlike excitement to the prospect of the villain making his return to the Star Wars live action films for the first time since 1983:

They’re, like, goosebumps excited:

People are crying at school about it too:

They’re using the prospect of Vader’s return just to get through the next two months of uni:

And even kids are excited to see him return:

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And then there are those who are just really, really observant:

Good spot, man!