Communicore Weekly – Halloween – Phantom Manor, Phantom Mayor, Haunted Mansion Book, Leota’s Book

Written by Jeff Heimbuch. Posted in Communicore Weekly, Disney, Disney Parks, Disneyland Paris, Disneyland Resort, Features, Fun, Magic Kingdom, Podcasts, Videos, Walt Disney World

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Published on October 29, 2013 at 8:00 am with 3 Comments

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It’s our 2nd annual Halloween episode! Ooooh! Spooky!

Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about Phantom Manor, Phantom Canyon Mayor, Haunted Mansion Book, and Madame Leota’s Book!

DISNEY HISTORY! – We take a look at the story of Phantom Manor in Disneyland Paris in this weeks Disney History!

FIVE LEGGED GOAT! - We throw a Five Legged Goat at you early on this week and teach you about the Mayor of Phantom Canyon!

BOOK OF THE WEEK! – George cracks open the revised and expanded The Haunted Mansion: From the Magic Kingdom to the Movies — Updated for his Book of the Week!

FIVE LEGGED GOAT! - And finally, our second Five Legged Goat looks at a book that Madame Leota uses!

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About Jeff Heimbuch

Jeff has been in love with all things Disney since a very early age. He writes From The Mouth Of The Mouse and The 626 every week for MiceChat. He also collaborates on The Disney Review every weekend. Aside from that, he is one half of the devastatingly good looking duo of the weekly vid/podcast Communicore Weekly (the other half being fellow MiceChat columnist George Taylor), which you can find at Jeff is also writing a book with former Imagineer and Disney Legend, Rolly Crump. You can find out more about the book at

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  • DaveDizney

    Great show, guys! You MUST do Phantom Manor sometime! The thing that stands out in my memory of it is actually the rich soundtrack and the deep colors of the graveyard. And that Phantom is unsettling! It’s a great attraction. I’d love to do Mystic Point someday.

    …and TWO Five-legged goats? Does that make a 10-legged goat? Bonus legs!

  • George Taylor

    Thanks, DaveDizney! Internally, we referred to the second one as a Five Legged Ghost! ;)

    And Jeff and I are happy to take a research trip. Just need the funding…

  • jdmdisney99

    Phantom Manor has always stood out to me as one of the better Mansions in the world. It’s just so different and it’s a good thing they didn’t just cop the regular Mansion. If only OLC had taken that into account when they built WDW’s Mansion in Fantasyland…