It looks like a new star effect is being tested for the upcoming rehab of Space Mountain. It has also been reported that the Space Mountain rehab is going to be used as one of the driving forces to combat the Universal Harry Potter addition.
...keep your eyes peeled in the darkness of Space Mountain, because you just may spot a few new “star” effects being tested for the upcoming rehab. While no one is saying exactly what will be approved on the final budget, I’ve been told we can expect a complete remodel of the stations and exit areas.
(7/26/07) Sources tell us that the planned Space Mountain upgrade is looking at a possible 12-18 month time frame to complete and that it will now involve far more than previously thought. If the rumors are true, Disney’s game plan is to use the re-launch of Space Mountain as one of their main weapons against Universal Orlando’s Harry Potter project.