Nissan: Nissan Rogue stars in immersive Star Wars-themed 360-degree practical existence knowledge accessible now

Posted on 04. Apr, 2017 by in Nissan Canada

  • Nissan’s top-selling Rogue stars in a Apr 3 launch of “Battle Test: A Nissan 360-degree Virtual Reality Experience”
  • Free practical existence knowledge facilities several Nissan Intelligent Safety Shield® Technologies in a unnatural terrain from “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”
  • Virtual existence knowledge constructed in team-work with Lucasfilm Ltd. and Skywalker Sound

 

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Nissan continues to precedence a partnership with Lucasfilm Ltd. with a launch of a new immersive knowledge titled, “Battle Test: A Nissan 360-Degree Virtual Reality Experience.” The knowledge will be accessible for download by a far-reaching accumulation of platforms starting Apr 3, coinciding with a most expected home party recover of “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” on Apr 4.

The knowledge places fans in a core of a unnatural terrain from “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” where they’ll be means to knowledge a discretionary apartment of Nissan Intelligent Safety Shield® Technologies in an immersive environment. Users will knowledge modernized reserve facilities such as Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection* and pushing aids such as Blind Spot Warning** and Around View® Monitor with Moving Object Detection***.

“With this experience, we’re putting fans right in a center of a action,” pronounced Jeremy Tucker, clamp president, Marketing Communications Media, Nissan North America, Inc. “One of a many goals we set out to accomplish by this extravagantly successful partnership was to rivet stream and intensity customers, and we’ve finished that by a accumulation of opportunities including radio commercials, automobile shows and in dealerships.”


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Star Wars and practical existence fans comparison will knowledge cinema-quality visible effects from Industrial Light Magic and tradition sound pattern from Skywalker Sound. Filming for a knowledge happened on-set with a Nissan “Battle Tested” radio commercial that debuted in October.

 

“Battle Test: A Nissan Rogue 360-Degree Virtual Reality Experience” is accessible on Oculus, Steam, Samsung VR, Discovery VR, Jaunt, Daydream and Littlstar. It will also be accessible on Nissan’s Facebook and YouTube accounts. 

“Since a proclamation of a attribute with Lucasfilm and a Star Wars code final August, we’ve successfully softened recognition for a Nissan Rogue, and a Nissan code too,” combined Tucker. “Rogue sales have done a burst to hyperspace, adult scarcely 50 percent in 2017 from this time final year, and we’re not formulation on vouchsafing adult anytime soon.”

The Nissan Rogue surpassed Altima to spin a brand’s number-one offered car in Dec 2016. Later this year, a renouned Rogue will be joined by a Rogue Sport, giving business a sportier chronicle of a crossover.

About Nissan North America
In North America, Nissan’s operations embody automotive styling, engineering, consumer and corporate financing, sales and marketing, placement and manufacturing. Nissan is dedicated to improving a sourroundings underneath a Nissan Green Program and has been famous annually by a U.S Environmental Protection Agency as an ENERGY STAR® Partner of a Year given 2010. More information on Nissan in North America and a finish line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online during www.NissanUSA.com and www.InfinitiUSA.com, or revisit a U.S. media sites NissanNews.com and InfinitiNews.com.

About Nissan Motor, Co., Ltd.
Nissan is a tellurian full-line car manufacturer that sells some-more than 60 models underneath a Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. In mercantile year 2015, a association sole some-more than 5.4 million vehicles globally, generating income of 12.2 trillion yen. Nissan engineers, manufactures and markets a world’s best-selling all-electric car in history, a Nissan LEAF. Nissan’s tellurian domicile in Yokohama, Japan manages operations in 6 regions: ASEAN Oceania; Africa, Middle East India; China; Europe; Latin America and North America. Nissan has been partnered with French manufacturer Renault given 1999 and Mitsubishi Motors given 2016 underneath a Renault-Nissan Alliance. For some-more information on a products, services and joining to tolerable mobility, revisit a website during http://www.nissan-global.com/EN/. You can also follow @NissanMotor on Twitter.

About “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story”
From Lucasfilm comes a initial of a Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a organisation of doubtful heroes rope together on a goal to take a skeleton to a Death Star, a Empire’s ultimate arms of destruction. This pivotal eventuality in a Star Wars timeline brings together typical people who select to do unusual things, and in doing so, spin partial of something larger than themselves.

“Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” is destined by Gareth Edwards and stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, with Jiang Wen and Forest Whitaker. Kathleen Kennedy, Allison Shearmur and Simon Emanuel are producing, with John Knoll and Jason McGatlin portion as executive producers. “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” is accessible on Digital on Mar 24, and Blu-ray on Apr 4.

* Forward Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection is not a deputy for obliged driving. May not yield warning or braking in certain conditions. Limitations apply. See Owner’s Manual for details.
**Blind Spot Warning: Blind Spot Warning is not a surrogate for correct line change procedures. The complement will not forestall hit with other vehicles or accidents. It might not detect each car or intent around you.
*** AVM with MOD can't totally discharge blind spots and might not detect each object. MOD operates during vehicles speeds next 5 mph. Always check vicinity before relocating vehicle. Not a surrogate for correct subsidy procedures. Always spin to check what is behind we before subsidy up.

 

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Contact

Nissan Brand Communications
Jeannie Whited
jeannie.whited@nissan-usa.com

Lucasfilm Publicity
Christopher J. Argyropoulos
chris.argyropoulos@lucasfilm.com

Walt Disney Studios Global Publicity, In-Home
Liz West
Liz.West@Disney.com

Maria Barraza
Maria.Barraza@Disney.com

 

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