Several Cantina members noticed that the official Star Wars site has started updating their databank, with information about characters and places from The Force Awakens. There are some really cool details that you don’t want to miss…
A member over at reddit made a thread, collecting all of the curious databank entries, check them out.
I am not sure if this info, posted on StarWars.com was meant for the general public, so be careful of
POTENTIAL SPOILERS AHEAD!
Guavian Death Gang Enforcers
The security soldiers of the Guavian Death Gang wear high impact armor that makes them stand out among other deadly criminals.
Tough and hard-working, B-U4D (Buford) is part of the ground crew that keeps the Resistance starfighters fueled and combat-ready.
Goss Toowers is part of the tireless technical crew that provides mechanical support to the Resistance’s fleet of starfighters.
Ello Asty is a skilled if occasionally reckless X-wing starfighter pilot for the Resistance.
A scavenger and trader who scours frontier worlds for riches, Sarco Plank must wear a specialized mask that keeps his native atmosphere circulating through his alien lungs.
The strong-armed bullies who work for junk dealer Unkar Plutt help keep his scavenging business running on the remote, lawless world of Jakku.
Known as Emmie by the unallied scoundrels on Takodana, ME-8D6 is a protocol droid that is often called upon to translate less-than-legal deals.
First Order Interrogator Droids
Prisoners of the First Order are compelled to divulge their deepest secrets when subjected to the terrible Interrogator Droid under the command of Kylo Ren.
An ice planet converted into a stronghold of the First Order and armed with a fiercely destructive new weapon capable of destroying entire star systems.
Tasu Leech leads the notorious Kanjiklub gang, an intergalactic criminal organization.
PZ-4CO is a constant fixture in Resistance base control rooms, offering tactical data and communications support during important operations.
A vigilant law officer on a mostly lawless world, the tough and humorless Constable Zuvio keeps order in a frontier trading post.
Teedo is a small, brutish scavenger that roams Jakku’s vast wasteland on his semi-mechanical Luggabeast.
Beasts of burden found on frontier worlds, Luggabeasts are semi-mechanical creatures with faces forever hidden behind heavy armor plating.
The modern incarnation of a classic design, the Incom T-70 X-wing fighter is the signature combat craft of the Resistance forces in their fight against the First Order. When missions call for it, ace Resistance pilot Poe Dameron becomes Black Leader, flying a dark-hulled T-70 X-wing starfighter into action.
FO Riot Control
Armed with specialized weapons, the First Order’s Riot Control Stormtroopers are trained to subdue crowds in the most ruthlessly efficient manner possible.
FO Star Destroyer ‘Finalizer’
With a dagger-shaped silhouette reminiscent of the Imperial battleships of yesteryear, the Finalizer is a First Order Star Destroyer.
Specialized Stormtroopers of the First Order, Flametroopers carry incendiary weapons that can transform any battlefield into an infernal blaze.
The First Order deploys these fast, maneuverable gunboats for combat in subzero climates.
Soldiers of the Resistance are well trained and well equipped, but must rely on hit-and-run tactics when faced with the overwhelming might of the First Order.
Special thanks to reddit user thatstarwarsdude for the list.