For all you Star Wars geeks out there (myself included) Disney announced an upcoming Star Wars VR experience coming to some of their locations, including Disneyland Resort, Disney Springs and Walt Disney World. Lucasfilms and The Void have partnered to bring “Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire” which will be a unique untethered attraction that let’s you play with your friends while allowing you to move freely about. This type of interactive experience is absolutely massive for the VR industry as a whole and could bring a new chapter of virtual reality to Theme Parks. Let’s hope we get to swing a lightsaber!
For more details, read the full article by Arjun Kharpal at CNBC:
[…] projects like the film Ready Player One with Steven Spielberg at the helm and Disney’s Star Wars VR experience coming later in the year at their theme parks should help push mainstream vr adoption up a notch as […]