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Rogue One might have come out months ago, but Industrial Light and Magic just released a new highlights reel that shows how the post-production team used special effects to create the film’s fantastic space battles, cityscapes, and characters.

The company released a pair of special effects reels earlier this year, one that showed off the Death Star blowing up planets, and another that showcased the Scarif space battle. This new video reveals even more of the work that earned the studio an Academy Award nomination.

While Disney’s Star Wars films place a greater emphasis on real sets and props than the Prequel trilogy, there’s still plenty of computer trickery on the screen. Sweeping cityscape like Jedha City or the massive interiors of…

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