More exciting news for those Star Wars fans planning to be in attendance at Celebration Europe. Apparently those lucky enough to secure a seat will be treated to a special screening of the Darth maul story arc from Clone Wars season five…wait for it, wait for it…with the episodes cut together into a theatrical movie! The episodes that will be cut together are “Revival”, “Eminence”, “Shades of Reason” and “The Lawless”. This special story arc will screen on the Celebration Digital Stage in Halle Essen in the Congress Center Ost. This stage was especially created for an optimal viewing experience, with Barco digital projection and 5.1-surround sound.
Fans can also learn more about the making of the series during the Secrets of Star Wars: The Clone Wars panel on the Behind-The-Scenes Stage, hosted by Lucasfilm’s resident Star Wars expert Pablo Hidalgo. Supervising Director Dave Filoni will share behind-the-scenes stories and answer your questions about the groundbreaking production.
Currently the Darth Maul story arc is set for 17:00 (5:00pm) on both Friday and Saturday on the Digital Stage. Secrets of Star Wars: The Clone Wars is scheduled for 15:00 (3:00pm) Friday on the Behind-The-Scenes Stage. Schedules might change, so check the online schedule and the Celebration Europe mobile app for the latest updates.
Wow! If there wasn’t reason enough for me to be jealous and hate all of you lucky enough to go! Following The Nerd will however be there, disguised as our Star Wars podcast The Empire Talks Back. Tune in for all the latest news on Episode VII as well as news from all corners of the Star Wars galaxy.