This May the 4th, celebrate Star Wars Day with ILMxLAB! To help bring a galaxy far, far away to all of you at home, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best ways you can celebrate with a few of our fan-favorite experiences. We’re also sharing a look beyond the spires at the making of Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge – Enhanced Edition, as well as what Star Wars means to our colleagues across the studio here at ILMxLAB.
Come face-to-face with Lord Vader
Venture to Mustafar and stand up against the Lord of the Sith himself in Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series. The three-part episodic experience lets you live out your own Star Wars cinematic adventure when you must uncover an ancient mystery at the behest of Darth Vader. The series also includes the ever-popular Lightsaber Dojo modes, where you can perfect your own lightsaber skills within Vader’s training dojo.
Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series – now on sale for Meta Quest for up to 50% off until May 5th and PlayStationVR for up to 50% off until May 8.
See how your mixology skills stack up against SeezelslakSeezelslak is known for his…unique bartending skills. Luckily for you, we got our hands on a recipe for one of his secret – and thankfully moderately delicious – concoctions. Behold: the Terateak Punch! This spin on Seezelslak’s infamous mocktail will be sure to wet your whistle, and you can check out how to make it below.
- 1/4 cup raspberries
- 1/4 cup blackberries
- 1/4 cup water
- 1 tbsp. lemon juice
- 1 tbsp. lime juice
- sparkling water
- fresh mint (optional)
- liquid sweetener (optional)
1. Blend berries and water in food processor, blender, or bowl
2. Drain berry mixture into glass 3/4 full of sparkling water & ice
3. Mix in lemon & lime juice
4. (Optional) Add a sprig of mint and/or liquid sweetener of choice to taste
Learn how the virtual Batuu came to beEver wondered how Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge was brought into virtual reality with Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge – Enhanced Edition? For this May the 4th, our friends at Disney Parks spoke with Jose Perez III, Director of the experience, and Scott Trowbridge, the Portfolio Creative Executive at Walt Disney Imagineering, to learn more about how our teams worked together to virtually expand upon the truly incredible storytelling at the Parks. You can read all about it on the Disney Parks Blog.
Beyond the Spires: Designing “The Bounty of Boggs Triff”
Beyond the Spires: Engineering a Galaxy Far, Far Away in VR
Beyond the Spires: Bringing a First Order Facility to VR
Celebrate the holiday with members at the studio
In a special May the 4th edition of Inside the Studio, our ongoing spotlight series where we shine a light on some of our many talented colleagues, we asked folks about Star Wars and how they celebrate the holiday.