Disney Magic Kingdoms Adds New Star Wars Expansion, Introduces Limited-Time “The Rise of Skywalker” Event
Disney Magic Kingdoms is getting some new additions from a galaxy far, far away with the addition of Star Wars content, including attractions and characters from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.
Gameloft, a leader in the mobile games industry, is thrilled to announce today the introduction of Star Wars characters and locationsin Disney Magic Kingdoms, with more coming in a brand new limited-time event celebrating the international release of Star Wars™: The Rise of Skywalker, making it the biggest update to the game yet. In addition to a brand new park expansion, this update introduces some of the most iconic heroes and villains of the latest Star Wars trilogy and brings them to the Kingdom.
Starting today, players can welcome C3PO and R2-D2 to their park and populate the new Star Wars themed area inspired by famed destinations like Hoth, Endor, Jakku and more with new attractions, concessions, and decorations. Players can make their park more magical by adding attractions like the X-wing Simulator or the Resistance Speeder and by opening shops for their guests to purchase new items such as Lightsaber Stands and a Blue Milk Stand.
Additionally, the limited-time Star Wars event will take place from December 19th, 2019 through January 14th, 2020, allowing players to bring seven additional characters to their parks: Rey, Poe, Finn, BB-8, General Hux, a First Order Stormtrooper, and Kylo Ren. During this new event, players will complete quests to help the Resistance to fight Kylo Ren and the First Order.
“It is a dream to welcome Star Wars to Disney Magic Kingdoms,” said Jennifer Gale, Game Manager for Disney Magic Kingdoms. “Working with Disney to bring their latest installment of the Star Wars galaxy to our game has been a magical experience. We hope players will enjoy this amazing addition for Disney Magic Kingdoms – I have a good feeling about this!”
Gameloft also provided us with these screenshots from the event! (The screenshots are from the iPad version of the game.)
Who are you excited to see in the game? Let us know in the comments below!