Tag Archives: Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Disneyland’s Star Wars Launch Bay Adds Piece of Galaxy’s Edge Model

The Star Wars Launch Bay at Disneyland Park recently added a piece of the model for the upcoming Star Wars: Galaxy Edge land that is currently under construction. The full model was presented at last summer’s D23 Expo, and another piece has been on display at Disney’s Hollywood Studios for several months. In addition, while […]

New Permits Show Progress for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in Hollywood Studios

Three new permits filed Decembers 21st by Walt Disney Imagineering give us a glimpse at how construction is speeding along for the new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge addition slated to open in 2019. Notices of Commencement were filed with Orange County that describe the work being done as the interior fit-out for Project D. It […]

Disney Parks Reveals Merchandise for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

At last weekend’s special Star Wars: Galactic Nights event, the first pieces of merchandise were revealed for the upcoming Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland park in 2019. These new pieces are the first ones inspired by the new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge lands that “will allow guests to visit […]

Disney Shares More Details and Photos of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

If you attended the Star Wars: Galactic Nights event that was held this past Saturday night at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, you may have seen and heard some exciting news that came from a special panel which included Disney Imagineers Scott Trowbridge, Robin Reardon, and Chris Beatty as well as Doug Chiang from Lucasfilm. The panel […]

Disney Reveals a Look Inside Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Disney Parks & Resorts has just dropped a random Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge picture on their Twitter account. There are no details along with the picture, but the caption indicates that it could be from inside the upcoming Millennium Falcon attraction. “We’re home.” #starwars #galaxys edge  – Learn more this Saturday at Star Wars: Galactic […]

Disney Rumor Round Up November 2017

  Welcome to another edition of Disney Rumor Round Up! You can check out the October 2017 installment here. Disclaimer: any rumors mentioned in this article are not confirmed by Disney and may not ever happen. Magic Kingdom The first permits were filed with the South Florida Water Management District for both the Tron Coaster and […]

Blueprints for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland Show More Details

The Orange County Register has taken a look at the blueprints filed with the city of Anaheim for the Disneyland Park version of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge and has revealed some of the details. The Register says that the land, which we now know will be called Batuu, will have a hub at its center, […]

BREAKING: New Details Released on Planet Batuu Inside Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

This morning, guests on Star Tours – The Adventures Continue were invited to board Starspeeders at both Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland park and discovered a brand new journey that took them to the farthest limits of space where they unexpectedly landed on a planet in the outer rim of the Star Wars galaxy – a planet known to C-3PO, and now to […]

Breaking: Name For Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Planet Is Batuu and Guests Will See It on Star Tours

This morning, Disney finally revealed that the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge planet’s name is Batuu. This is the first of many Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge announcements we can expect in the next couple months. Guest riding the Star Tours attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios will now end their journey on the Galaxy’s new planet. During the Star […]

6 Reasons Star Wars Deserves a Large Disney Presence

The devoted population of Disney theme park fans, who are passionate about maintaining each park’s original vision, have been uneasy since The Walt Disney Company purchased Lucasfilm in 2012. Many do not approve of the expanded Star Wars presence in the parks, fearing it will lessen the nostalgic Disney feeling. While their devotion is understandable, it is unreasonable as […]