It wasn’t only empty boxes but they made up a chunk of it.
Yes, somehow I’m still in Chicago.
Damn, sorry for the delay. Day four was busy - The Mandalorian looks incredible and I hope our footage description gave you a tiny taste. The Clone Wars panel was excellent and, if you look at James’ post below, you can find out more about that too.
Hello again from the Celebration Stage. I think people here are still pumped over the Mandalorian footage and, rumor has it, maybe it’ll be online later? That’s unconfirmed but it’s being buzzed about.
It’s currently snowing here in Chicago. Not a good sign for people flying out today, or, well, anyone really. It’s been cold all festival.
Okay so - Saturday.
There was a little tribute video to the entire series before Colbert came out. Had new Episode 9 stuff in it. But really focused on Lucas, Hamill, Fisher, etc talking about the 9 film saga. Thats what made me cry
I’m already crying.
The pre-show schtick is starting to wind down. It’s almost time to learn a title we’ll live with for the rest of our lives, and see some footage too.
The scene inside. It’s trivia time.
Now they are showing this.
Hey all - I am in the room where it happens. Warwick Davis just finished answering some questions being generally awesome. Now the long-time Celebration DJ, DJ Elliot, and his partner are doing some crowd work. The room is definitely buzzing in anticipation.
Great moment. Awesome story.
Myself and the other reporters hammered everyone on this kind of stuff but they just said that operations was working on it. That they were aware of demand and would make it a great experience for everyone. I mean, I think they were probably annoyed we kept bringing it up by the end. Seems like when these decisions…
No but the line areas are ridiculously long and mostly indoors so that will help. These were the main questions Disney was very coy about over the course of this trip.
I have a very, very specific answer to this in my second article!
Wait till you see the animatronics. Luckily they don’t walk around...yet.
Don’t forget about Snap Wexley!
Seems like you’re right. I did mention that “they need to be well-prepared for the repercussions” of destroying the New Republic but I didn’t remember this specific line. It’s a weird anomaly though. It’s part of the movies but also...not? Cause it’s mentioned briefly then never shown or discussed in the film itself. …