Step up John Knoll, Mohen Leo, Hal Hickel and Neil Corbould, your nomination is well deserved and must be a treat for Knoll who's pitch to Kathleen Kennedy directly led to the green light for Rogue One.
Those getting the ear of the Academy for Sound Mixing are: David Parker, Christopher Scarabosio and Stuart Wilson.
The Force Awakens was also nominated for the same categories last year (and a couple more!) but did not win.
The last Star Wars film to win an Oscar was Return of the Jedi, which won for Best Visual Effects.