This Data Visualization Shows You Facebook’s Hottest Topics From October

Infographic bodes well for Star Wars

Below, you'll see the third edition of Facebook Hot Topics, a new partnership between Facebook IQ and Adweek to keep our readers up to speed every month on the latest social buzz.

While Halloween and the Chicago Cubs were huge in October, you can see that Star Wars: The Force Awakens was already getting folks' attention even though its theatrical release isn't until Dec. 18. About 30 other subjects hit a nerve with Americans as well.

Check them out below—click on the image to enlarge it and see how Facebook chatter played out in terms of demographics and timing.