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The caretakers

These Ahch-To natives serve as the local maintenance crew, tending to the temple and frowning upon interlopers like Luke and Rey. (Photo: Lucasfilm)

Everything you need to know before seeing 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi': A visual guide

The Last Jedi has finally arrived. And, based on the box-office projections, everyone in galaxies near and far, far away will be seeing the latest Star Wars sequel. Before you brave the cineplex, we want to get you up to speed with this spoiler-free who’s-who/what’s-what guide to Episode VIII. Strap in and click through to get reacquainted with returning characters, meet the newcomers, see the latest vehicles and planets, and snuggle up close to a porg.

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