Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge will include new tales, characters, as well as areas to explore.
As if Disney’s Star Wars-inspired theme park Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge had not been popular sufficient as it was, Lucasfilms’ ILMxLAB (Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series, Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire) today revealed a new Virtual Reality journey set within the fabulous Star Wars cosmos featuring an original story set throughout a previously-unexplored section of the far-away galaxy.
“We are so ecstatic for followers to step into Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge later this year,” stated Vicki Dobbs Beck, ILMxLAB Executive-in-Charge, in a main launch. “This action-packed journey not just speaks with the guarantee of linked as well as complementary experiences by extending the lore around Black Spire Outpost, it represents another significant action in ILMxLAB’s quest to change from storytelling– one-way interaction– to storyLIVING, where you’re inside a globe making substantial options that drive your experience onward.”
Available exclusively at Galaxy’s Edge later this year, Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge will have visitors navigating the outskirts of Black Spire Outpost on the planet of Batuu. Taking place at some time between the occasions of Star Wars: The Last Jedi and also Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, players will meet up with Star Wars personalities both old and brand-new as they triggered on an all new journey designed from the ground-up for the Virtual Reality format.
“The abundant narration in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge has redefined what a Disney park experience can be, as well as we are delighted followers will certainly have a possibility to find new tales, meet brand-new characters and also explore new areas of the world Batuu in Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge,” added Scott Trowbridge, Walt Disney Imagineering Creative Executive. “Now our guests can immerse themselves in these stories both inside and also outside our parks.”
Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge will certainly be open to the general public later this year at Disneyland Resort in California and also Disneyland Resort in Florida. While little info concerning the story is available right now, ILMxLAB assures the experience will feature a selection of gameplay alternatives and problem settings for a vast array of site visitors, whether they be enthusiastic players or highly uneducated.
“We’re extremely happy to collaborate with ILMxLAB once more on Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge. VR is an extremely effective narration tool; this experience will certainly immerse followers in a deep as well as exhilarating adventure within the Star Wars galaxy, as they are transferred to impossible locations through the power of online fact,” stated Mike Verdu, VP of Content, AR/VR at Facebook.
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