This week in 'Star Wars' News: Darth Vader at home and a LEGO trailer!

John Boyega as Finn in the upcoming "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." (2015 Lucasfilm Ltd)

We're less than a month away from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but fan excitement for the movie is still at intergalactic heights. With new footage from the film, funny fan trailers and even a Star Wars themed jumbo jet, this week was definitely a busy one in that galaxy far, far away.

Here's what happened this week in Star Wars:

  • Finn (played by John Boyega) showed of his lightsaber moves and talks with Han Solo in this TV spot featuring new footage from the film.



  • WIRED unveiled its Star Wars cover for their new issue, featuring the glorious Millennium Falcon flying over Jakku. WIRED is also chock full of Star Wars goodies, including a great interview with legendary Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan.



  • Crew on the USS Dwight D Eisenhower made their own Navy-fied version of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens teaser.



  • Harrison Ford surprised fans during a live video chat to promote a new charity initiative with Omaze. The actor even told one Chewbacca-loving fan that he would introduce her to his wookie pal.



  • Polish photographer Pawel Kadysz imagined what the daily, normal life of Darth Vader would look like in a funny new photo series.


  • A long, long time ago in a cardboard galaxy far, far away, Star Wars superfans created a funny, low-budget version of the new trailer.



  • The trailer also got the LEGO treatment, with Finn, Rey and Han Solo all channeling their best brick personalities.



  • Star Wars took to the skies in this intergalactic-themed flight. An All Nippon Airways aircraft was decorated like R2-D2 and styled with plenty of Star Wars goodies for a promotional event for the movie on Nov. 12. It's unclear though if the plane can make the kessel run in less than 12 parsecs.

    A Boeing 787 aircraft, painted in special livery of "Star Wars" character R2-D2, is seen at the Changi International airport in Singapore on November 12, 2015.

    Yoda is seen on board an All Nippon Airways (ANA) Boeing 787 aircraft during its stopover to the Changi International airport in Singapore on November 12, 2015.

    A promotional event for "Star Wars" was held at Singapore's Changi airport as part of the arrival of an All Nippon Airways (ANA) aircraft painted in special "Star Wars" livery.



Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits theaters on December 18.

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