Bobby Moynihan in STAR WARS: TALES FROM THE GALAXY’S EDGE VR Experience Press Conference
Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge coming to the Downtown Disney® District at the Disneyland® Resort in Anaheim, California from Friday, November 21, 2021! This VR experience features a new character Seezelslak. He is an Azumel bartender who runs Seezelslak’s Cantina located in Batuu, and the character is voiced by Bobby Moynihan!
Above you can watch a Press Conference featuring Bobby as he chats all about the VR experience and his character. The panel is moderated by Holly Frey (@surliestgirl, Full of Sith, Stuff You Missed in History) and she also speaks with Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge Producer Alyssa Finley.
We were able to submit questions in advance, and at 20 minutes you will hear some great answers to my question about the musical score.
Where: Downtown Disney® District at the Disneyland® Resort
When: Available daily, November 21, 2021 – January 5, 2022
Hours: Noon to 8:00 pm
Cost: FREE. You will also receive a $25 gift card to use at the Oculus Quest store.
From the Press Release:
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, – November 5, 2021 — Today, Meta Quest and ILMxLAB, Lucasfilm’s award-winning immersive entertainment studio, announced a limited-time, special preview of Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge coming to the Downtown Disney® District at the Disneyland® Resort in Anaheim, California from Friday, November 21, 2021 – January 5, 2022. The experience will be located at the western side of the district, near Star WarsTM Trading Post. Additionally, a specially produced segment of Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge experience will be featured during Disney Parks Magical Christmas Day Parade on ABC, Saturday, December 25, 10am ET/9am PT.
“We are excited for guests to virtually experience Seezelslak’s Cantina and meet Mubo (Owner of the Droid Depot!) at the Downtown Disney® District activation,” said Jose Perez III, Director. “ILMxLAB worked diligently expanding the story of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and we all hope our guests have a wonderful time visiting the strange and beautiful planet of Batuu in VR.”
The hands-on preview will showcase a short version of ILMxLAB’s virtual reality experience Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge, which expands the world of Batuu like never before. Once inside the Quest 2 headset you will be immersed within sweeping 360 views of the Star Wars galaxy. Be prepared to meet some of your favorite Star Wars characters, new and old, as you take on new adventures throughout the wilds of Batuu! This a complimentary experience, based upon space availability.
The full adventure of Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge is available now on the Oculus Quest Store.