Crowds were so big for opening of Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance that the "virtual boarding group" had reached capacity for the day before the park officially opened.
Members of the media are giving glowing reviews to Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance at Disney World, calling it among the best theme park rides ever.
Rise of the Resistance has been promoted as the premier attraction of the 14-acre Galaxy's Edge and hyped as one of the most advanced rides Disney has ever built.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios has arguably been as much of a construction site as a working theme park over the past several years.
“Those two lands have been far more successful than have been reported,” Iger said, noting that 5 million guests have experienced the Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run attraction.
As part of the media preview for Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, reporters were given a tour of the larger and more ambitious of the 14-acre land’s two rides.