Lovable new ‘Star Wars’ droid proves it isn’t CGI
When the primary trailer for Star Wars: The Drive Awakens was launched, the web misplaced its collective thoughts. Not solely have been individuals up in arms over the truth that a stormtrooper could possibly be *gasp* black, but in addition no one might consider that this unimaginable rolling droid, dubbed the BB-eight, was truly actual. It have to be CGI, proper? Nicely, throughout as we speak’s Star Wars Celebration conference in Anaheim, California, the BB-eight made its first actual-life debut by rolling onstage to riotous applause from the gang. Take a look at the video under to see the BB-eight and the venerable R2-D2 interact in a beeping, tweeting chirp battle.