If you thought a worldwide pandemic might save us all from one other Star Wars Holiday Special, assume once more.
A brand new Star Wars Holiday Special is coming solely to Disney Plus on Nov. 17, Lucasfilm and Disney introduced Thursday. But in contrast to the earlier Life Day celebration, this one will happen on the planet of Lego. Enter the Lego Star Wars Holiday Special, and maybe some solutions to some questions from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.
The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special picks up instantly after the top of The Rise of Skywalker. Rey and BB-8 have already left their mates to “gain a deeper knowledge of the Force,” Lucasfilm and Disney mentioned in a information launch. The two will locate a Jedi Temple, and go on a sort of time-spanning journey via Star Wars’ previous. Rey will apparently encounter many iconic Star Wars heroes and villains, together with Darth Vader, Luke, and Yoda. Rey will ultimately try and make her method again to Kashyyyk so she will be able to spend Life Day along with her mates.
The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special could have some particular Lego tie-ins as nicely, with the Lego Star Wars Advent Calendar that includes vacation variations of characters from the particular. There will even be a Lego Star Wars Holiday sticker guide for followers who need to additional beautify their holiday-themed heroes.
The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special and Life Day are a callback to the notorious Star Wars Holiday Special from 1978. This really horrible made-for-TV manufacturing showcases Chewbacca, his household, and the unique forged of Star Wars singing songs and celebrating “Life Day,” the Wookiee equal to Christmas.
This new CG-animated vacation particular comes courtesy of Atomic Cartoons, the Lego Group, and Lucasfilm. It’s directed by Ken Cunningham. It’s presently unclear if the particular will function any voice expertise from the Star Wars movies.