The VOID, in partnership with Lucasfilm and ILMxLAB has announced that they’ll be launching a brand new Star Wars: Secrets and techniques of the Empire hyper-reality experience. This new experience and facility will open to the general public at two new VOID Expertise Facilities at Downtown Disney at Disneyland Resort and Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort starting this vacation season. Guests of the resort might be given a possibility to step past reality and right into a galaxy far, distant.
“At The VOID, we combine the magic of illusions, advanced technology and virtual reality to create fully immersive social experiences that take guests to new worlds,” mentioned Curtis Hickman, co-founder and chief artistic officer at The VOID. “A very transformative experience is a lot greater than what you see along with your eyes; it’s what you hear, really feel, contact, and even odor. Via the power of The VOID, friends who step into Star Wars: Secrets and techniques of the Empire received’t simply see this world, they’ll know that they’re a part of this superb story.”
ILMxLAB, Lucasfilm’s Immersive Leisure division, might be creating this primary of a form experience, in collaboration with The VOID. Titled Star Wars: Secrets and techniques of the Empire, the hyper reality experience will plunge friends immediately into the long-lasting Star Wars galaxy. Company will transfer freely all through the untethered, social, and multi-sensory experience as they work together and have interaction with buddies, household and Star Wars characters.
“At ILMxLAB, we want people to step inside the worlds of our stories,” defined Vicki Dobbs Beck, government answerable for the division. “Via our collaboration with The VOID, we are able to make this occur as friends turn out to be lively contributors in an unfolding Star Wars journey. By combining Lucasfilm’s storytelling experience with cutting-edge imagery, and immersive sound from the workforce at Skywalker Sound, whereas invoking all of the senses, we hope to actually transport all those that experience Star Wars: Secrets and techniques of the Empire to a galaxy far, distant.”
Star Wars: Secrets and techniques of the Empire marks an essential milestone within the continued growth of The VOID, which additionally joined the 2017 Disney Accelerator earlier this 12 months.