When the original Star Tours debut in 1987, it had replaced the cult classic attraction ADVENTURE THRU INNER SPACE. The ‘Mighty Microscope’ lived on in Star Tours with a brief cameo in the space terminal as our bumbling Captain Rex veered us to “safety”.
Now with the all-new Star Tours: The Adventure Continues, the mighty microscope lives on once again. You can find this bit of Disney history within the Death Star orbiting Geonosis.
The microscope in Star Tours I:
The microscope in the original ride: