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[25 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
‘Star Wars’ Day at Sea Returning to Disney Cruise Line in 2018

The popular Star Wars Day at Sea is returning in 2018 on the Disney Fantasy.
This year’s Star Wars Day at Sea has ended for the season but guests can start planning for their 2018 adventures now.
In 2018 the Disney Fantasy will host 15 special cruises from January through April.
During Star Wars Day at Sea guests can hang out with characters from the Star Wars universe, enjoy specialty themed food, find special themed merchandise, and much more.
The special day at sea also includes viewing parties for Star Wars films, guest speakers, …

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[17 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
More Details Announced for Star Wars Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Fans at last week’s Star Wars Celebration heard some additional details about the Star Wars-themed lands coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland.
During a panel discussion, cast members from Walt Disney Imagineering and others from Lucasfilm discussed the partnership and details about the lands.
Fans learned that the lands will be based on a “mysterious destination” that is in the Outer Rim, “lying on the edge of Unknown Regions.” As the story goes, the village was once a bustling crossroads on the trade routes but it now home to those “who …

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[14 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Star Wars’ Products Launching at Select Locations in the Disney Parks

Disney has announced a new slate of Star Wars merchandise launching at this week’s Star Wars Celebration in Orlando and at the Disney Parks.
A limited release boxed set of Astromech droid action figures debuts this month. The figures are inspired by characters from the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars.
Three limited-release action figures are also debuting this month including C1-10P “Chopper” from Star Wars Rebels; a two-pack with R2-D2 and C-3P0 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Star Wars: A New Hope; and R-3D0, the red protocol droid from …

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[3 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
‘LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures’ Get Second Season on Disney XD

The popular animated series, LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures, is returning for a second season this summer on Disney XD.
“The series creators expertly deliver an equal amount of comedy and signature Star Wars adventure into their storytelling,” said Marc Buhaj, senior vice president, programming and general manager, Disney XD. “We’re looking forward to bringing our viewers a brand new season of galactic adventures with the Freemaker family throughout summer.”
So far in the series, the Freemaker family has found a new home with the Rebel fleet, which brings them face …

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[30 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Merchandise for ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Coming to Disney Parks for Star Wars: Force For Change

The Disney Parks have once again partnered with Lucasfilm to sell specially designed products to support the Star Wars: Force For Change initiative that supports the U.S. Fund for UNICEF.
Force for Change “harnesses the strength of Star Wars to empower and improve the lives of children around the world.”
New items are arriving this spring at the Disney Parks in support of the initiative.
The merchandise includes T-shirts for adults and kids, plus a pin featuring the logo and characters from Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Twenty-five percent of the sale prices from …

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[17 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Shares Update on Progress of ‘Star Wars’ Lands

Disney Parks has recently shared an update on the progress of the Star Wars-themed lands at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland.
Each 14-acre construction site sounds like a hotbed of activity with new attractions being built.
One new attraction will give guests the chance to pilot the Millennium Falcon on a secret mission, while the other attraction puts guests in the middle of a battle between the First Order and the Resistance.
Disney also released a photo of life-size AT-ATs being built!
Check out this quick preview video:

The Star Wars-themed lands are slated to …

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[10 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Releases More Information about ‘Star Wars’ Galactic Nights Event

The Star Wars Galactic Nights events is planned for April 14 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disney has just released more information about this one-night event.
The host of the Inside the Saga: Celebrity Chat Show is Vanessa Marshall, the voice of Hera Syndulla from Disney XD’s Star Wars Rebels. This special “chat show” will take guests behind the scenes of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
Guests can also take part in the Seize the Saga Interactive Scavenger Hunt where they’ll stop into “immersive and iconic” scenes from the films while …

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[8 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney XD’s ‘Star Wars Rebels’ to Return for Fourth Season this Fall

Disney XD’s Star Wars Rebels is returning for a fourth season this fall on the network. Production is underway on the new season of the hit animated series.
Star Wars Rebels tells the story of the Star Wars saga with new galaxies, characters, and adventures.
Fans will soon learn more details about what season four has in store for the characters when new details are revealed at the Star Wars Celebration in Orlando next month.
The voice cast for season three currently includes Freddie Prinze Jr. as Kanan, Vanessa Marshall as Hera, Steve …

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[1 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
‘Star Wars’ Force Friday II Announced for September 1

Disney and Lucasfilm recently announced the date for Star Wars Force Friday II – the global fan event that celebrates the launch of the new products inspired by Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
The date is September 1 – that’s when toys, collectibles, books, apparel, and more will go on sale as of 12:01 a.m.
The first Force Friday event in 2015 was a global event, uniting fans across five continents during a global unboxing event.
During the 2015 Force Friday event, merchandise inspired by Star Wars: The Force Awakens was revealed in …

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[20 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
BB-8 to Meet Guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Starting this Spring

BB-8, everyone’s favorite droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
The droid will begin meeting guests at Star Wars Launch Bay alongside Kylo Ren and Chewbacca later this spring.
Star Wars Launch Bay is home to character meet-and-greets, galleries of memorabilia from the Star Wars galaxy, replicas of Star Wars artifacts, and more. Guests will find some items from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story too.
In addition to the new BB-8 meet-and-greet, guests can also enjoy other Star Wars-themed offerings at the Studios including Star Wars: …