Disney has lastly revealed particulars of the upcoming Star Wars resort, the Galactic Starcruiser, a digital house cruise expertise that can ship friends from Disney World in Orlando, Florida to a galaxy far, distant aboard a ship referred to as The Halcyon.
The expertise will final two nights and two days, and is designed for all intents and functions really feel such as you’re on a cruise ship in house. Of course, anybody who’s truly been on a cruise and stayed inside an inside room with no view of the ocean exterior might be questioning about one characteristic particularly: Yes, each cabin aboard the Halcyon has a view of house exterior your window.
During the Sunday morning D23 panel centered on Disney parks, Walt Disney Imagineering EP and artistic director Ann Morrow Johnson took the stage to introduce attendees to the Galactic Starcruiser resort.
She described an immersive expertise that begins earlier than friends even board the “ship.” They’ll start in a launch pod boarding vessel that can journey up into orbit and dock with the Halcyon, then emerge into the vessel’s atrium, the place they will be proven to their cabin. The crew and workers will all be in character as varied aliens, and there might be acquainted characters on board, together with Rey and Chewie–plus some extra nefarious characters, as Kylo Ren and a few Stormtroopers have been additionally teased.
During the “cruise,” friends will make decisions that decide the course of their story, and happen in varied onboard actions, together with coaching with a lightsaber in opposition to a distant droid like Luke Skywalker in A New Hope. Guests can even go to the star cruiser’s bridge and take a flip steering the ship themselves, or sneak away to the engine room to seek out rebels plotting the resistance.
The ship will even cease on Batuu, the planet that homes Disney World’s Galaxy’s Edge is predicated in. In different phrases, friends will depart the resort and head over to the Blackspire Outpost in Galaxy’s Edge as if happening a shore tour whereas on an actual cruise.
There are nonetheless just a few key particulars we do not but find out about Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser–most importantly, the opening date and pricing.
It’s been an eventful D23. Throughout the weekend, we discovered about extra returning MCU characters in WandaVision’s cast, the reveal of Disney Plus’s Ms. Marvel, She-Hulk, and Moon Knight exhibits, extra particulars concerning the Lokiand Falcon and Winter Soldier exhibits, Black Panther 2’s release date, and extra about Disney+ and the MCU phase 4.
On the Star Wars aspect, Disney confirmed that Ewan McGregor is returning to the role of Obi-Wan Kenobi, introduced the release date for Star Wars Clone Wars Season 7, and revealed a Disney+ present starring very dead Rogue One characters.