Star Wars now has an official app for iOS and Android

Star Wars now has an official app for iOS and Android
How would you like to train yourself to become a Jedi fighter? Imagine all of the things you could do with the ability to use Jedi mind tricks. "Yes, Mr. Teller. My bank balance does read $1 million dollars." Why, you'd be able to walk into any physical store belonging to your carrier and make the rep believe that you have an upgrade available.

Jedi training is one of the new features available on the very first Star Wars app. That's right; up until now there has never been an official app for the hugely popular franchise. Now, with The Force Awakens set to open on December 18th, a Star Wars app is available for iOS and Android users. Besides offering information and news about the upcoming film, there is also a countdown timer that will hit 0:00 when the movie premiers.

Learning to become a full-fledged Jedi means that you must learn to become adept at using a lightsaber. To help you learn how to safely wield such a lethal weapon, the app will have you swinging your phone around as though you were engaged in a battle for your life (or at least your hand). And with the app, you can snap selfies as Star Wars characters.

With the new Star Wars app, you will receive notifications when big news hits. Check out Star Wars themed weather forecasts for your area, and listen to classic audio clips and sound effects. You can click on the appropriate link below to add the new Star Wars app to your iOS or Android device. It's a free download. By the way, anyone still rockin' their Motorola DROID R2-D2 Special Edition?




source: StarWars (iOS|Android) via Engadget

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11 Comments

1. gaming64 unregistered

Star Wars. The Best Series of all Time!

6. waddup121 unregistered

YEAHHHHHHH!

11. trustory

Posts: 132; Member since: Jan 23, 2013

Nah that's One Piece and Hunter x Hunter

2. nghtwng68

Posts: 108; Member since: Nov 26, 2009

Excellent! The Force Will Be With Us...ALWAYS!

3. darkkjedii

Posts: 30836; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Bring back the classic arcade game from the 80's. Hurry up 12-18-15

4. palmguy

Posts: 965; Member since: Mar 22, 2011

What happens12-18-15? That's my bday.

5. palmguy

Posts: 965; Member since: Mar 22, 2011

Oh when the movie comes out.

8. darkkjedii

Posts: 30836; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Yep yep

9. Martin_Cooper

Posts: 1774; Member since: Jul 30, 2013

The earth rotation might get reversed by the fangasm's worldwide. I don't know how many times I might see it but probably at least 3 in cinema

7. mio15

Posts: 38; Member since: Mar 21, 2011

This app is not compatible :( Why Play Store why? Seems a little bit odd since i am using a Note 3 (Snapdragon) Anyone else having problems installing?

10. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

App seems like it might be all right.

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