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Full Review of Walt Disney World’s New Be Our Guest Restaurant

October 27, 2012 at 5:04 am | 19 Comments

Be Our Guest is the newest Walt Disney World restaurant and is located in the newly expanded Fantasyland. Guests experience a unique, immersive, and innovative restaurant, but does the food live up to the environment?…


Disney Voice Artist Mark Silverman Tours the Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives at the Reagan Library

October 27, 2012 at 5:01 am | 6 Comments

Scarlett Stahl recently gave Disney voice artist Mark Silverman a special tour of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, including the Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives. Her photos and narrative describing the day are fascinating.…

Real Buildings that Inspired Disney-MGM Studios, Part 5

Echos at Echo Lake, Disney’s Hollywood Studios Inspirations

October 26, 2012 at 5:03 am | 5 Comments

It’s now Disney’s Hollywood Studios, but it was Disney-MGM Studios when it opened in 1989. Today, we’ll head into the Echo Park section of the park. Read the full YESTERLAND article HERE: Real Buildings that Inspired Disney-MGM…


Be Our Guest Tour, Magic Kingdom, and Disney Hollywood Studios News

October 26, 2012 at 5:02 am | 14 Comments

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we have more coverage of the New Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom, as well as some other Magic Kingdom and Disney’s Hollywood Studios news. Welcome to the…


Disneyland Hallow-Christmas

October 26, 2012 at 5:01 am | 35 Comments

The Disneyland Resort is celebrating refurbishmas.  No, perhaps Halloween. Wait, there are lights and Christmas decorations up. I’ve got it, it must be that beloved holiday . . . Christmaween.  We are now in that…


How to Lodge a Complaint or Give Praise at Disney World

October 25, 2012 at 5:01 am | 8 Comments

It’s a subtle thing, perhaps something that the average guest doesn’t notice, but part of what makes your experience in a Disney park so good is the cast members who go out of their way…


The Empty Grave in Anaheim Thrills with New Chills

October 25, 2012 at 5:00 am | 23 Comments

The Empty Grave in Anaheim’s Garden Walk has always been one of MiceChat’s favorite haunts.  Built new, from the ground up, every year, this independent haunted attraction has returned bigger and better tan ever for…

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Disney’s America Part 5 – The Story Comes To An End

October 25, 2012 at 5:00 am | 9 Comments

[Editor's Note] We have spent 4 weeks discovering the history behind the never built Disney’s America theme park in Virginia. Michael Eisner was determined to keep his dream alive through a barrage of hurdles, but…

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Disney News Update: Mermaids, Iron Man and Halloween

October 24, 2012 at 5:03 am | 4 Comments

Have you heard the wild news out of Walt Disney World this week? Mermaids have invaded the Pirates of the Caribbean and the Country Bear Jamboree has been shortened by half. Disneyland announced the awkwardly…


Emmy Award Winning Composer Jim Dooley

October 24, 2012 at 5:02 am | 3 Comments

This week’s From The Mouth Of The Mouse is a bit more musical than usual because we’re joined by Emmy-award winning composer Jim Dooley! Jim is probably best-known among gamers as the composer of the…


A New Monster comes to MiceChat and Knotts Scary Farm

October 24, 2012 at 5:00 am | 4 Comments

We are VERY proud to introduce you to our newest columnist, Nightshadow. Many of you will remember him from Los Angeles local television. He’s a haunt and horror expert and has interviewed just about everyone…

Posted in Knott's Scary Farm

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!…


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…


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…


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…


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,…


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…


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…