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  • August 20, 2014: The long awaited MiceChat Knott's Scary Farm event tickets are now available. And don't miss out on the upcoming MiceChat Invasion, coming to Orlando October 22nd through 29th (which includes a Walt Disney World Gumball Rally!).
    • MICECHAT WDW INVASION:  Find out more about the WDW Gumball Rally, Epcot Food and Wine Festival Sip and Nibble, MiceChat Wizarding World and Horror Nights events as well as Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, dinners, meets, Cirque and more here: MiceChat Invasion and Gumball Rally Info
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Communicore Weekly – Fantasmic, Building A Better Mouse, Monsieur Toad, Phil Holmes

October 23, 2012 at 4:12 pm | 2 Comments

This week on Communicore Weekly… IT’S TIME FOR DISNEY HISTORY! – Mickey’s got some imagination, huh? Find out all about it when Jeff and George take a look at Fantasmic! GEORGE’S BOOK OF THE WEEK!…

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Disney World’s New Le Fou’s Brew at Gaston’s Tavern

October 23, 2012 at 5:03 am | 17 Comments

Please welcome MiceChat’s newest contributor, Kandy Sparkles, and her column, Mice Munchies. She’ll be focusing on the delicious side of Disney World. Today, she examines Disney’s answer to Universal’s Butter Beer. Drink up! The newly…

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Universal Studios Orlando Transforms

October 23, 2012 at 5:03 am | 22 Comments

It seems that there really isn’t a dull week at the Universal Orlando Resort anymore.  More news leaked from Universal Orlando this week and we will fill you in on what happened.  In a related…

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Mermaids and Bears at Disney World

October 23, 2012 at 4:59 am | 22 Comments

Mermaids and Bears, oh my! Last week, Disney World quietly unveiled two quiet new changes in the Magic Kingdom, The Country Bear Jamboree reopened after a several-week refurbishment, and Pirates of the Caribbean debuted a new…

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Disneyland refurbishments start to wrap up as the holidays approach

October 22, 2012 at 2:47 am | 29 Comments

Halloween hasn’t even passed yet, but Disney has announced its 2013 promotion dubbed “Limited Time Magic” as Christmas preparation gets underway across the Resort. Holiday merchandise is hitting the shelves as Christmas lights and decorations…

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Epcot’s Spaceship Earth with the Lights On

October 22, 2012 at 2:46 am | 17 Comments

On September 29, 2012, Communicore Weekly celebrated the 30th Anniversary of Epcot and their 38th Episode by performing a live show in the VIP Lounge of the Norway Pavilion. After the show, we all watched…

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Knotts Scary Farm Entertainment Hits and Misses

October 22, 2012 at 2:45 am | 8 Comments

Knotts Scary Farm is in the middle of celebrating its 40th year of Haunt. They have certainly attempted to scare as well as entertain this season. With 13 mazes, 4 scare zones and 9 shows,…

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Disney World Country Bear Jamboree Revised, Recut and Revived?

October 21, 2012 at 5:05 am | 18 Comments

Walt Disney World unveiled a cut and paired down Country Bear Jamboree on Wednesday October 17th, 2012.  It opened to immediate fan criticism. We sent some of our staff to the park to view the…

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Disney College Program with Kevin: The Think About Guests

October 21, 2012 at 5:04 am | 7 Comments

Hello again everyone, it’s been a few weeks since I wrote my last article, but there’s quite a bit about my Disney College Program experience for me to get you caught up on. Cast members…

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Walt Disney World Travel Guides

October 21, 2012 at 5:03 am | 2 Comments

Planning a Walt Disney World vacation can be a stressful task. There are thousands of websites, a plethora of books and a ton of Disney podcasts dedicated to helping you research a Disney vacation. So,…

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Disney Blu-Ray Review: The Santa Clause Trilogy

October 20, 2012 at 8:30 am | 3 Comments

Though it’s a few months early, Disney has decided to get us into the holiday mood by releasing The Santa Clause Trilogy on Blu-Ray this past week. The trilogy is the story of toy company…

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Australia MovieWorld Fright Nights

October 19, 2012 at 11:21 pm | 2 Comments

Halloween has been embraced by theme parks all over the world and Australia’s MovieWorld joins in the fun with their very own Fright Nights event. Rya86n has some incredible photographic coverage of this Halloween treat.…

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New Fantasyland revealed, shorter Bears, and Epcot news

October 19, 2012 at 5:03 am | 32 Comments

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we have a very detailed look at the New Fantasyland that just soft opened at the Magic Kingdom. To go along with that, we have news…

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Disneyland and the Future of Tomorrowland

October 19, 2012 at 5:01 am | 70 Comments

  The message boards lit up this week as a load of news was broken by Al Lutz regarding huge changes coming to the Disneyland resort.  It seems that Tomorrowland as we know it will…

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EPCOT Under Glass? Fact or Fiction?

October 19, 2012 at 5:00 am | 5 Comments

The Claim: EPCOT—the Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow, envisioned by Walt Disney before his death in 1966—was supposed to be enclosed by an immense dome. Is the claim true or false? What is the real…

In The Hot Seat – Horizons: Resurrected’s Chris Wallace

October 18, 2012 at 1:11 pm | No Comments

In this special interview segment, George and Jeff put Chris Wallace in the Hot Seat to talk about Horizons: Resurrected, which is a computer generated recreation of the beloved (and missed!) EPCOT ride. Chris has…

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New Fantasyland: What to expect… and then ask about

October 18, 2012 at 5:01 am | 23 Comments

Starting last Friday, all of new Fantasyland began operating during a soft opening phase, which this time they are calling a “dress rehearsal.” Except for the unfinished Seven Dwarfs Mine Coaster, the land is fully…

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The Story of Disneys America Part 4

October 18, 2012 at 4:31 am | 9 Comments

[Editor's Note] Last week, we took a look at the details and concept art for Disney’s America theme park in Virginia. That was how the park would have looked, and it was a long and…

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Childproofing Your Disney Hotel Room

October 18, 2012 at 4:30 am | 1 Comment

It probably won’t occur to you until you’re chasing your two-year old down the hallway, but hotel room doors are remarkably easy to open. If you have young children, your own home is probably locked…

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All In A Day’s Work At The Indiana Jones Stunt Spectacular

October 17, 2012 at 6:29 am | 2 Comments

The whip cracks out in front of him, trying to keep the bad guys at bay. Unfortunately, his efforts are futile, as they continue to advance. It looks like all may be lost, until he…