Some Incredible Ways To Celebrate Galaxy’s Edge 1 Year Anniversary At Home
If you’ve been following along with us here at MickeyBlog over the last few days then you know that we are celebrate one fantastic year of adventure at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World. But we want to make it clear, you don’t have to be at the theme parks to celebrate all things Star Wars and Disney.
With that in mind, here’s some of the awesome fun Disney has been sharing. Each offers fun ways to engage while at home so get prepared to journey to a galaxy far, far away…
D23 Inside Disney: The Official Disney Podcast
If you’re anything like me, working from home means always having a podcast running in the background. We’ve got the perfect on for celebrating Galaxy’s Edge. The D23 Inside Disney, the official Disney podcast, sat down with Walt Disney Imagineering’s Scott Trowbridge who was the Creative Portfolio Executive for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. Listen in as Scott shares some exciting announcements about brand new ways that Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge is continually evolving!. Listen in.
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Trading Post @ Target
Yup. You heard that right! A few weeks ago, Disney announced that the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Trading Post was coming to Target. You’ll want to head over to your local store and start checking those shelves! Kicking off yesterday (August 30th) guests can head to Target to purchase never-bef0re-seen toys, stellar fashion and collectibles. Its the perfect way to rediscover your favorite Star Wars moments with friends and family at home!
Star Wars: Galaxy of Adventures- Smuggler’s Run
Lucasfilm Animation recent released a series of awesome short films called “Galaxy of Adventures.” What makes this episodes so special is that each of them takes place in Galaxy’s Edge! You’ll find these fun episodes on the Star Wars Kids YouTube channel. And to give you a taste, we’ve included an episode above where you can follow Chewbacca through Black Spire Outpost!
Journey To Batuu Sims4
Confession. I have just a teeny tiny Sims4 addiction. That’s why I was over the moon this week when Lucasfilm announced that a brand new adventure was coming to the game. Titled “The Sims 4: Journey to Batuu” the game pack is coming PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in just a few more days (September 8th.) In the game, players will have the ability to play with life and create your own unique Star Wars adventure. You’ll experience the authentic sights and sounds of Batuu including the Millennium Falcon and DJ R-3X’s tunes at Oga’s Cantina. The content also includes exciting missions with iconic characters like Rey, Kylo Ren and more! Oh and did we mention that you can even acquire your very own lightsaber and droid!?
Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge VR
Disney has been collaborating with ILMxLAB and Lucasfilm on a brand new VR project. Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge will bring Lucasfilm’s award-winning immersive entertainment to Oculus Quest. In this new experience, you’ll play a droid repair technician who crash lands on Batuu after a pirate attack and before you know it, you’re quickly swept up in a grand adventure. As the title suggests, the experience takes place on the outskirts of Black Spire Outpost and into the wilds of Batuu. It was created to seamlessly match the feeling of being at Galaxy’s Edge at Hollywood Studios!
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge: Adventure Awaits
If you really want a feel for what its like to be at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge then head over to Disney’s streaming network and check out this television special featuring Neil Patrick Harris, Kaley Cuoco and more as they explore Galaxy’s Edge for the very first time.
Readers are also encouraged to keep following along with MickeyBlog for further Galaxy’s Edge news and updates!
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