‘Star Tours’ – The Adventures Continue Fact Sheet

Overview:

The power of the Force and the magic of Disney have combined to create “Star Tours – The Adventures Continue” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme park. With an eye-popping digital presentation leveraging Dolby 3-D to deliver a vivid and realistic experience, a dramatic musical score and motion simulator-based technology, guests are immersed in the Star Wars galaxy like never before on a theme park attraction. More than 50 story combinations are possible for guests to experience aboard Star Tours, so guests can enjoy the attraction multiple times without ever experiencing the same adventure.  In fact they never know where the Force will take them!

Opening Dates:

May 20, 2011 (Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla)

June 3, 2011 (Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, Calif.)

Attraction Locations:

Walt Disney World Resort:  Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme park

Disneyland Resort: Tomorrowland, inside Disneyland park

Attraction Experience Time:

Approximately 7 minutes (including boarding at Starspeeder gate).

Actual show is approximately 5 minutes.

Height Requirement:

40 inches (102 cm) or taller

Attraction Designers, Writers and Creators:

Walt Disney Imagineering, working with Lucasfilm Ltd. and Industrial Light & Magic.

Some famous Star Wars film characters guests can encounter (depending on which story they experience):

R2-D2

C-3PO

Darth Vader

Boba Fett

Yoda

Sebulba

Admiral Ackbar

Chewbacca

Jar Jar Binks

Princess Leia

Some famous Star Wars film planets and destinations guests can encounter (depending on which story they experience):

Kashyyyk

Hoth

Naboo

Coruscant

Tatooine

The Death Star (above the planet Geonosis)

 

STAR WARS™ and related properties are trademarks and/or copyrights, in the United States and other countries, of Lucasfilm Ltd. and/or its affiliates. TM & © Lucasfilm Ltd. All rights reserved. All other trademarks and trade names are properties of their respective owners.

 

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