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The third option is to meet another star of The Force Awakens, the cheery, you want to spend $ on an authentically detailed Darth Vader costume (perfect. Like many of Disney's Hollywood Studios meet-and-greets this one is a little disappointed because you used to be able to meet Darth Vader. Chewbacca, Darth Vader, BB-8, Captain Phasma and more! Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge (Star Wars Land) section of Hollywood Studios nears. and here is a taste of what you can expect with the new BB-8 meet and greet.
Just like last time, for the purpose of this article we will only talk about characters in specific locations, with no character breakfasts or special access needed to meet them. Also, it should be noted not all characters here will sign autographs so make sure to take note before going.
The easiest way to find it is follow the massive amount of guests going to Toy Story Mania, and when you get there turn around and face thre windows behind you.
You will see the smiling faces of Buzz Lightyear and Woody. These characters are great. Outside you will also find the Green Army Men from the movie.
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They are busy having silly adventures but are really just waiting for you to stop them for a picture. There is never a wait, and you can just walk right up to them, but be warned… they can be really goofy. Old School Star Wars fan might be a little disappointed because you used to be able to meet Darth Vader here, but he is off doing other things for the time being.
Two fantastic characters every Star Wars fans should meet. Just note the lines can get long here… real long. Try to go when the park opens if you can. Sometimes you can also meet Stormtroopers here, but many times they are to busy on patrol to stop for photos.
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It should also be noted that no character here will sign an autograph. All these characters will sign an autograph as well.
The large central portion of the Star Wars Launch Bay building is dominated by three elaborate meet and greets. Visitors can chose between three queues: Chewbacca can move his mouth and growl in response to your questions, while Kylo Ren has a full vocabulary of sinister phrases to taunt you with.
BB-8 beeps and rolls around and is generally delightful. The queues are also carefully managed to prevent guests from seeing the encounter ahead of them, so your face-to-face really feels like an intimate experience. It located near the exhibit exit, and is open daily from 11 a. Beyond the meet and greets, the Launch Bay includes a small mock-up of the Mos Eisely cantina, where you may mingle with Jawas or other aliens.
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You can snap a selfie at the holochess table, but alas the blue milk on the bar is only for display. The room showcases weapons and vehicles like the new U-Wing as well as a Death Star model and the helmet worn by Imperial Death Troopers. After exploring the entire Launch Bay exhibit, guests exit into the new Launch Bay Cargo shop, which is stocked with high-end memorabilia aimed at well-heeled collectors.