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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Gives Your Google Apps A Light Or Dark Side Makeover

23/11/2015 12:14 GMT | Updated 23/11/2015 12:59 GMT

In case you've been living in a bubble for the last year, there's a new Star Wars film coming. To make sure you absolutely know though, Google and Star Wars are letting you transform your Gmail, Google Maps and YouTube apps into dark or light sided versions.

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Called 'Awaken The Force Within', head to this link and the app will ask you to choose either the light side or the dark side. Once you've chosen Google will transform each of its apps with themed content from wallpapers, to little easter eggs.

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These include transforming Google Maps to include either Tie Fighters or the iconic Millennium Falcon. Your Gmail is given a Star Wars makeover as well dependent on which side you chose.

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There's also, and this will come as a surprise we're sure, a makeover for Google Calendar which adds in the dates of all the showings so you'll be able to go see the film asap.

In case you're wondering, here's how the world is choosing right now...

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