“Darth Vader has chosen you.
When ILMxLAB’s Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series debuts on Oculus Quest headsets this spring, fans will get the chance to sneak through the halls of Vader’s castle on Mustafar and even meet some of the native aliens that inhabit the treacherous lava planet.
On Friday , David S. Goyer, writer and executive producer, was joined by Ben Snow, director, Mohen Leo, narrative designer, Lucasfilm Story Group Creative Executive Matt Martin, and Colum Slevin, Head of Media, AR/VR Experiences Group at Oculus,”, to give fans at Star Wars Celebration Chicago a first look at a new trailer for the experience and insights into the creation and story we’ll soon get to experience. Here are seven things we learned at the panel, hosted by Amy Ratcliffe. […]
5. You’ll get to interact with Mustafarians! Although we’ve glimpsed these aliens before, exploring their culture is new to Star Wars, “which is always exciting,” said Martin.
6. You’ll be let in on some of Vader’s secrets. “On one hand it’s an Imperial base, but it is also very much Vader’s home,” Leo said. In the game, you play a smuggler who gets taken in by Imperial Forces and taken to Vader’s castle for a very important mission. “The story is about why Vader has chosen you,” Goyer said. It also explores the man behind the mask. “There’s a mournfulness, a sadness beneath the helmet,” he added, and players will get to see that side of the Dark Lord in an intimate and surprisingly emotional way, the creators promise. […]
Fans attending the panel also got to take home an exclusive new poster – check it out below!