May 4 celebrates the famous Star Wars Day, (Star Wars Day) and the Disney + took the opportunity to launch some news and specials for fans in Latin America.
#StarWarsDay is an annual popular tradition started by fans and adopted by Lucasfilm that fuels fans' love for the franchise with global and local events, new content, parties and more. The message May the 4th be with you ™ connects fans around the world and comes from the English phonetic association “May the Force Be With You”.
The Force dominates Disney +
At Disney +, the celebrations extend throughout the month with a collection of thematic content, including the debut of Star Wars: The Bad Batch, a new original animated series that accompanies the journey through the galaxy of the “Force 99” clone squad, which is willing to fulfill its missions at any cost. The new series will premiere on Tuesday, May 4, in a 70-minute special and will launch new episodes every Friday starting May 7.
In addition, as a special gift for fans, Disney + launches Maggie Simpson in “Awakening With A Snooze Force”, a new short inspired by STAR WARS which brings characters from the galaxy to the fictional city of Springfield. This new short is the first in a series of content from The Simpsons that will debut at Disney + throughout the year to honor the brands and major titles of The Walt Disney Company's streaming service. Other than that, on May 4, another two new series of STAR WARS: Star Wars Biomesand Inside Star Wars Vehicles.
Subscribers can also now enjoy an unmissable artistic intervention on the platform, which consists of murals made by artists that depict the iconic characters of the universe STAR WARS and highlight the duality between good and evil.
Last but not least, subscribers can relive the full two seasons of The Mandalorian, Lucasfilm's original live-action series that accompanies The Mandalorian and Grogu on their journey through the galaxy, in the post-fall era of the Galactic Empire.