To celebrate May 4, Walt disney world revealed new details about their highly anticipated Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser, confirming the introduction of an all-new lightsaber created by Walt Disney Imagineering Research and Development. Originally slated to launch in 2021, the Star Wars-themed luxury hotel is set to make its long-awaited launch in 2022 at Walt Disney World Resort.
Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser is described as an immersive two-night vacation experience that goes beyond anything Disney has ever created before. From 2022, guests of the Galactic Starcruiser will be the first to see the new lightsaber in action as part of the many perks fans can enjoy on their two-day Star Wars adventure.
Check out the video below, featuring Rey wielding the new type of lightsaber!
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First announced in 2017 at Expo D23, Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser is a luxury hotel disguised as a cruise, except that the cruise leaves in space. Guests will enter a terminal where they will board the Launch Pods, which will take them to the Halcyon Starcruiser, a glamorous starcruiser known for its exotic expeditions to a galaxy far, far away. Inside the Halcyon, guests will find the Atrium, the welcoming place where crew and passengers congregate, including interactions with an eclectic group of characters both familiar and new, possibly including the strong and charismatic captain of the starcruiser, the mechanics of a brave ship and a galactic superstar. that can captivate an entire room with the hollow of a jeweled purple Twi’lek finger.
Guests will also be able to explore the deck, where they can use the ship’s navigation and defense systems under the direction of the crew. In addition, they will also have the chance to experience the traditional art of wielding a lightsaber. Other amenities include the Passenger Cabin, Sublight Lounge and Crown of Corellia Dining Room, which is described as a bright and welcoming room that will provide breakfast and lunch to passengers before moving on to a sumptuous menu each evening. several dishes at once from another world. and familiar origins.
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It was previously reported that the immersive experience would resemble a living role-playing game, as various ‘passengers’ on board are equipped with side quests and stories that guests can take part in. Part of the trip will also include an excursion to Batuu, the star. Wars: Planet Galaxy’s Edge at Disney World, where guests can take part in the all-new Rise of the Resistance race or pilot the Millennium Falcon on the Smuggler’s Run experience.