The Void is a completely immersive virtual reality experience opening soon at The Rec Room at West Edmonton Mall. Star Wars fans in Edmonton are about to get a completely interactive experience with the opening of The VOID, an immersive virtual reality experience that takes fans into the franchise at The Rec Room at West Edmonton Mall.

‘Virtual reality airline’ vows in-flight experience without actually travelling The VOID’s Sarah Marsh said it’s a combination of storytelling mixed with extraordinary technology and sensory effects. “It’s location-based hyperreality,” Marsh said on Thursday.

“It’s more than [sight]. You hear, feel and smell what it’s like to be in a galaxy far, far away.” Inside The VOID, you move room to room wearing state–of–the-art virtual reality technology.

“You get to be a part of the story and you’re untethered. You walk through the spaces, sit down and pick up objects as you discover your place in the galaxy,” Marsh said.

“You believe you’re a part of Star Wars.” As a member of the rebellion, you travel to the planet of Mustafar where you must recover Imperial intelligence that is vital to the rebellion’s survival. Disguised as stormtroopers, and joined by the droid K-2SO, you must navigate through an enemy facility where you solve puzzles, fight giant lava monsters and use your blaster to complete your mission. Read more from globalnews.ca…

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