PHOTOS, VIDEO: Rise of the Resistance Reopens with Distancing, Plexiglass and No Briefing Pre-Show in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland

We’re checking in on all of our favorite rides at Disneyland, which finally reopened today. In Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, we visited Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, which is utilizing a virtual queue. Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance was only open for two months before Disneyland Resort closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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With the virtual queue, guests can try to snag a boarding group at 7:00 AM or 12:00 PM via the Disneyland app. The app will then inform you of when your boarding group has been called and you can head to the ride.

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Once you arrive, Cast Members will check your boarding pass as you line up.

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Markers help keep the queue physically distanced.

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Unfortunately, the pre-show room with Rey and BB-8 is skipped entirely. The experience begins with boarding the Resistance ship, where parties are assigned their own marker to remain distanced.

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There are Plexiglass barriers inside the ship where guests are closer together.

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Cast Members are of course wearing masks.

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There is more Plexiglass aboard the Star Destroyer.

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In the prison cell, guests are once again sent to a specific circular marker.

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The prison transport vehicles have Plexiglass dividers between the two rows, so multiple small parties can board one vehicle.

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After the queue and pre-shows, the ride itself remains largely the same.

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Watch our video POV of Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance below.

Have you had the chance to ride Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance at Disneyland? Let us know in the comments.