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Lucasfilm + Anime Expo Lite: STAR WARS: VISIONS Panel & Sneak Peak

Anime Expo announced that Lucasfilm will bring a galaxy far, far away to Anime Expo Lite this July with Star Wars: Visions – Sneak Preview panel!

Join host Chastity Vicencio and Lucasfilm executive producers, Jacqui Lopez, James Waugh Josh Rimes and Qubic Pictures’ Co-Executive Producer, Justin Leach and Kanako Shirasaki for an inside look at Star Wars: Visions before the series debuts on Disney+ later this year.

Star Wars: Visions is an upcoming anthology of animated shorts celebrating
Star Wars through the lens of the world’s best anime creators and storytellers.

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According to Kathleen Kennedy, President of Lucasfilm Ltd, Star Wars: Visions[is an] anthology collection [that] will bring ten fantastic visions from several of the leading Japanese anime studios, offering a fresh and diverse cultural perspective to Star Wars.

The upcoming novel Ronin written by Emma Mieko Candon, will tie into one of the shorts. Ronin is set to release on October 12, 2021. There is no current release date for Star Wars: Visions.

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Full Panel Details:

Star Wars: Visions – Sneak Preview
Date: July 3, 2021 / 3:00PM PST
Duration: 30 minutes

Where:  Anime Expo Lite

Tickets to access this year’s Anime Expo Lite programming are $5 each, with all proceeds benefiting the Hate Is A Virus commUNITY Action Fund. After the stream concludes on July 4th, ticketholders can re-watch the content, as well as access additional programming, on a VOD basis from July 5th -16th, 2021.

Star Wars Battle: Los Angeles 2015

Hosted by The Lightsaber Battle, over 6 cities across the nation participated in this once in a time, Star Wars celebration!

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Its needless to say that the new Star Wars movie, erupted several fan gatherings, but nothing compared to the Star Wars Battle: Los Angeles 2015! Held at Pershing square, Los Angeles; Over 1,000 Star Wars fans attended to celebrate Star Wars VII’s premiere.

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Fans, with or without cosplay, gathered to ‘duel’ with each other. According to the Facebook event page,  professional lightsaber demonstrations were held all day by LightsaberAcademy.com‘s local team the Forcestorm Entertainment!

Watch our video on the event:

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Did you join a Star Wars Battle in your town? Post your experience below!