What is it about?
This is the ultimate companion for Star Wars fans. It provides you with movie news, trailers, and other essential updates. Plus, there are 15 Star Wars quotes you can use in everyday life, from Master Yoda to Admiral Ackbar. Decorate your photos with stickers, or take customizable selfies with you decked out like a Jedi Knight. You can even enjoy a Star Wars-themed weather forecast, and check out augmented reality features to bring the SW universe to your own.
Why we love it
Disney's official Star Wars app makes me as happy as a well-fed Sarlacc, since it's stuffed with movie news, trailers, and other updates. Plus, it offers me quotes to liven up my day and some great ways to show off my fandom.
App Store Description
The Star Wars app is your official mobile connection to a galaxy far, far away.
Winner of the 2016 People's Voice Webby Award, the Star Wars app immerses you in breaking news, rich media, social updates, special events, and interactive features. Here’s where the fun begins:
● Get instant notifications on big announcements, including trailer releases and movie news
● Theme your app with Light Side, Dark Side, or Droid interfaces, each containing different designs, sounds, and animations
● Immerse yourself in Jakku Spy, a first-of-its-kind serialized Google Cardboard Virtual Reality (VR) feature that ties directly to Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
● Unlock 3D characters from Star Wars: The Force Awakens using a special Augmented Reality camera feature
● Take and share a Star Wars “selfie” in various iconic costumes and settings, including Jedi, Princess Leia (with hair buns), Han Solo’s carbon freeze, and more
● Get Star Wars-themed weather and five-day forecasts, featuring original art and parallax effects of in-universe planets and locales
● Decorate photos with stickers featuring characters and stylized graphics
● Wield a lightsaber and hone your skills against a training remote, as seen in Star Wars: A New Hope
● Share Emojis and animated GIFs with your friends and family
● Discover behind-the-scenes fun facts with This Day In Star Wars History
● Play classic sound clips and sound effects from your favorite Star Wars characters, creatures, weapons, vehicles, and scenes
● Get quick updates with a snapshot news ticker
● Count down to major releases like Star Wars: The Force Awakens with an always-running timer
● Sign up for Star Wars ID and join the growing Star Wars fan community; choose an avatar, create your own handle, and build a connected profile
● Read official Star Wars news and blogs from StarWars.com, as well as app-exclusive content, including the latest on Star Wars: The Force Awakens, creator interviews, and more
● Follow official Star Wars social channels via aggregated, customizable feeds from Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Tumblr, Google+, and Twitter
● Watch official Star Wars videos, including movie trailers, behind-the-scenes featurettes, and more
● Discover the latest Star Wars digital apps, products and experiences from one central hub
Always in motion is the future. This app will continue to grow, evolve, and become more powerful than you can possibly imagine.
NOTE: For the best experience, we recommend using this app on an iPhone 5 or higher running iOS9.0 and above. Headphones are suggested, especially for Jakku Spy and Force Trainer. Use Wi-Fi if experiencing connection or loading difficulties. The Jakku Spy feature is not compatible with iPod Touch 5th Generation devices and lower.
This app contains advertising messages as well as advertising for The Walt Disney Family of Companies.
LEGAL DISCLAIMER: Before you download this experience, please consider that this app contains social media links and content, registration to create or sign in using a Star Wars ID account, and push notifications to let you know when have updates like breaking news, additional content or new features.
Please note that this is an English language app. Some versions include regional social feeds in the local language.