The striking image of Darth Vader, taken from a 10-page preview of the official visual guide, confirms the Sith Lord's appearance in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
Here is the official book synopsis:
The official companion book to fall’s most anticipated release of Star Wars Rogue One. Never-before-seen interviews, images and teasers from this major motion picture. Detailed, in-depth character profiles, iconic vehicles, weaponry and droids. Lucasfilm proudly presents the official companion book to this fall’s most anticipated release of Star Wars Rogue One. Featuring never-before-seen interviews, images and teasers from this major motion picture. Experience all the thrills with detailed, in-depth character profiles, iconic vehicles, weaponry and droids you’ve been looking for. Featuring 160 pages of action-packed photos and content, this official Lucasfilm collector’s book is a must-have for every Star Wars fan.
Aside from tantalising images (not final). Several character names are revealed, too.
*Felicity Jones is Jyn Erso, a highly skilled soldier and warrior
*Diego Luna is Captain Cassian Andor, an officer in the Rebel Alliance
*Jiang Wen is Baze, a freelance assassin
*Alan Tudyk is K-250, an enforcer droid who teams up with the Rebels
*Riz Ahmed is Bodhi, a rebel soldier
*Donnie Yen is Chirrut, a spiritual warrior
*Ben Mendelsohn is Director Krennic, the military director of the Empire
The new book is released on 24th January and is available for pre-order on Amazon.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is shaping up to be Disney's prequel to the original trilogy this December.