This untethered multi-sensory VR experience will allow you to work together with buddies and Star Wars characters.
Lucasfilm, ILMxLAB and The VOID are opening Star Wars hyper-reality experience facilities this vacation season. Introduced as we speak, the Star Wars: Secrets and techniques of the Empire immersive experience facilities might be open to the general public at Downtown Disney (Disneyland Resort) and Disney Springs (Walt Disney World Resort) starting this vacation season.
In collaboration with The VOID and ILMxLAB, Lucasfilm’s immersive leisure division, the duo has created a primary of its type experience that may have you ever plunging instantly into the enduring Star Wars galaxy.
We already know The VOID has the chops to create some fairly killer hyper-reality experience facilities, combining the magic of illusions, sensory suggestions, and VR to move you into totally new worlds. So we are able to count on to see a Star Wars experience that may allow you to to freely roam in an untethered VR headset, the place you possibly can contact out and really feel virtual objects, stroll alongside your real-life buddies, and hopefully fend off Stormtroopers with a blaster.
The VOID combines bodily units with real-time interactive results, enjoying off all of your senses, and making company all energetic individuals inside an unfolding story experience—on this case Star Wars. And with companions like Lucasfilm, you possibly can make certain that the storytelling, imagery, and even immersive sound from the crew at Skywalker Sound will make this one experience followers will respect.
“A truly transformative experience is so much more than what you see with your eyes; it’s what you hear, feel, touch, and even smell,” mentioned Curtis Hickman, co-founder and chief inventive officer at The VOID in an announcement. “Through the power of The VOID, guests who step into Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire won’t just see this world, they’ll know that they are part of this amazing story.”
Final Summer time, The VOID opened its first public experience at Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum in NYC for Ghostbusters: Dimension, the place we discovered ourselves shoulder to shoulder with buddies, firing proton-packs at large winged ghouls flying overhead. Star Wars: Secrets and techniques of the Empire marks an necessary milestone within the enlargement of The VOID, which additionally joined the 2017 Disney Accelerator earlier this yr.
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