When making a movie as massive as Star Wars: The Force Awakens, it goes without saying that many of the ideas thrown around during the early stages of production don’t make it to the final cut. Below you can find many concept images from Industrial Light and Magic (ILM) for The Force Awakens. Some of these concepts made it into the film in some manner, while others were eliminated altogether and makes you wonder just how different that movie could have been. Check some of the images out below (via Collider) and the rest at ILM’s website.
You can see some other scrapped ideas in this related post about the Making of Star Wars: The Force Awakens book.