As part of the promotion for the new Star Wars film, Google, in collaboration with Disney, Lucasfilm and Industrial Light & Magic, has unleashed a magical piece of time-wasting technology upon the world. Welcome to The Lightsaber Escape.
To turn your phone into a lightsaber and start your adventure, first visit The Lightsaber Escape website on Chrome. There, you’ll receive a link to plug into your phone’s browser. After a brief calibration, you’re ready to start hacking and slashing your way through an onslaught of Stormtroopers. Take a brief minute to enjoy this little diversion, and appreciate the new frontier of web and mobile technology.