Star Wars Official App released July 2015.
The newly released official Star Wars app keeps you up to date with the latest news and provide exclusive entertainment as it counts down to the Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens movie release on December 18, 2015. The app is sure to please Star Wars fans of any age. This fun app is packed with features like breaking news, games, trivia, selfies, video trailers and so much more. Disney has promised that the app will “grow, evolve, and become more powerful than you can possibly imagine.”
If you want to be informed instantly of trailer releases and movie news, you will want to download the app. You can also check out the countdown clock to see how many days, hours, minutes and seconds until the movie hits theaters.
Jedi Training Game
Your smartphone becomes a lightsaber so that you can practice your Jedi skills with the Force Trainer. Block shots from the training remote (droid sphere) featured in Star Wars: A New Hope. Work your way through Younglings, Padawan, and Jedi Knight levels before becoming a Jedi Master.
Selfies with Darth Vader
Take a picture of yourself dressed up as one of the characters such as Leia, Jedi, or in Han Solo’s carbon freeze. Then insert your desired Star Wars background and favorite character like Darth Vader, Yoda and R2-D2. Save and share the picture on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Breaking Star Wars News
Be the first to know about what is happening in the galaxies and beyond. You get the latest articles on Star Wars related events, news and trailers from the official Star Wars blog and app exclusive content such as interviews & more.
Trailers, Audio Sound Bites, Trivia
Watch key movie clips, trailers and behind-the-scenes videos. Spin the date wheel to get all kinds of behind-the-scenes fun facts with “This Day In Star Wars History”. You can also listen to iconic sound clips like “It’s a trap!” or “I got a bad feeling about this.” Play the famous sound effects from your favorite Star Wars characters, creatures and scenes. My favorites include Jabba’s laugh and the R2-D2 chirp.
Star Wars ID
You can use the app without signing in but if you wish to join the Star Wars fan community, create and ID, choose an avatar and create a handle and profile.
Social Star Wars
Watch what is being posted on official Star Wars Feeds from Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, etc. in a single aggregated feed. There is no need to check individual sites.
You can also share animated GIFs of memorable scenes and characters that show feelings of anger, confusion, frustration, laughter, romance, etc. If your feeling confused, copy one of the images of Han Solo looking confused and paste it into a text message (email or other files) to send to your friend, family or co-worker.
Other Features – Weather, Augmented Reality, Customize
You can customize the way your Star Wars app looks and feels by choosing Light Side, Dark Side, and Droids. You can also scan the Augmented Reality Star Wars poster to unlock 3D characters from the new movie. You can set weather locations which are automatically compared it to in-universe planets and locales such as Tatooine and Endor. Tap on the planet to get insight as to the history of the planet, its vegetation and its significance in the Galactic Empire.
Star Wars App Download Links
- iOS – https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/star-wars/id960108075?mt=8
- Android – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.disney.starwarshub_goo
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