Star Wars: The Force Awakens 360 preview launches new Facebook feature


It’s a big day on Facebook today as they roll out their new 360-degree videos in the news feed. Disney and Lucasfilm partnered with Facebook to showoff the technology is an exclusive 360 experience from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. This clip takes you speeding on a skiff across the Jakku desert through the ruins of a galactic battle.

Speed across the Jakku desert from Star Wars: The Force Awakens with this immersive 360 experience created exclusively for Facebook.

Posted by Star Wars on Wednesday, September 23, 2015

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That’s a pretty incredible experience for Facebook. Almost like those old Apple Quicktime VR clips. Is this the future of movies or just a fun promotion? What do you think?