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Culture: Force Friday II Gets New AR App & Sweepstakes

Disney has just announced a new AR, augmented reality, app for Force Friday. The new AR app, Find the Force, will be let you scan in-store character displays to bring them to life. There is said to be five different display, that will bring to life 15 different characters such as Chewbacca, Ackbar, and Snoke’s Praetorian Guard. The app will be able to be used both in-store and online. Participating stores are:

In-Store:
AAFES/Navy
Bed, Bath and Beyond
Best Buy
Books-A-Million
Brookstone
Build-A-Bear
Disney Store
Fantasy Flight Games
Fred Meyer
FYE
Gamestop
Hallmark
Hot Topic
Hudson Bay Company
JCPenney
Kohl’s
LEGO
Meijer
Pendleton
Petco
Rooms To Go
Staples
Target
ThinkGeek
Toys“R”Us
Walmart
Online:
AAFES
Bed, Bath, and Beyond
Boxlunch
Brookstone
Build-A-Bear
Cufflinks
Fanatics
Fantasy Flight Games
Fathead
Fifth Sun
Fred Meyer
FYE
Gamestop
Hallmark
Hasbro
Her Universe
Hot Topic
JCPenney
Mattel/Hot Wheels
Party City
Petco
Pottery Barn Kids/Teen
Selk’Bag
Staples
Tee Turtle
ThinkGeek
Walmart
Wildcat Retro Brands

FIND THE FORCE //

To celebrate Force Friday II, fans can reveal new and favorite characters from Star Wars: The Last Jedi in augmented reality, and help the Resistance find information about key personnel:

  1. Download the Star Wars app (for iPhone® and Android™) and launch the “Find The Force” feature.
  2. Starting September 1, look for Star Wars graphics with the “Find The Force” logo at participating retail locations and websites. Click here for full list.
  3. Scan these graphics using the “Find The Force” feature to reveal AR character experiences.
  4. A data chip will be unlocked each time a new AR character experience is revealed. Unlock digital rewards as you collect more data chips!
  5. Each graphic reveals a different AR character experience every day from September 1-3.

Try it now! Download the Star Wars app, launch “Find The Force” and scan the image below to unlock an AR character early:

 

 

 

Source:

Engadget

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