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Kang and Kodos Opens and Big Universal Orlando Update

August 13, 2013 at 2:00 am | 12 Comments

Springfield is finally complete with the grand opening of the Kang and Kodos’ Twirl N’ Hurl spinner attraction. We’ll take you for a look along with an update of the Universal Resort and big changes…

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East Of Kensington: The Darker Side of Peter Pan

August 13, 2013 at 12:01 am | 9 Comments

There is no question that it has become a popular trend in the film and television industry to adapt and modernize classic fairy tales. Films like Snow White & The Huntsman and the hit series…

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Blank: A Vinylmation love Story

August 12, 2013 at 3:00 am | 2 Comments

I was recently invited to Disney Interactive, which is housed in a small and unassuming business park  nestled between neighborhoods, schools and a freeway, Inside, it is a hive of frenetic creativity. This surprisingly intimate…

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Wakefield Report Episode 43

August 12, 2013 at 12:01 am | 3 Comments

What a great week this was for theme park and Disney news! With all of the D23 news and happenings this week, it was actually a bit of a challenge to get content for this…

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D23 Weekend Coverage

August 11, 2013 at 12:35 am | 18 Comments

It’s D23 Expo weekend folks!  Time to delve into the epicenter of all things Disney.  There has been much more to see and do at the Anaheim Convention center, just across the street from Disney…

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Cruising to Alaska on the Celebrity Century Day Two

August 11, 2013 at 12:01 am | 6 Comments

We have the second installment of BC_DisneyGeek’s report on his Alaska Cruise on the Celebrity Century, but before we do that, I would like to answer a question that may have been on some of…

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The Unofficial SeaWorld Podcast takes on BlackFish and goes behind the scenes at Antarctica

August 10, 2013 at 12:00 am | 18 Comments

Eric & Mike are back with Epsidoe 9 of the Unofficial SeaWorld Podcast, where they visit all 3 SeaWorld Resorts in Orlando, San Diego and San Antonio to bring you the latest SeaWorld news, rumors…

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In The Parks: Disneyland Prepares for D23 Weekend

August 09, 2013 at 4:00 am | 17 Comments

There is a huge buildup of anticipation for the big D23 convention among Disneyland cast and guests. The big event will take place just across the street from the park at the Anaheim convention center…

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Hollywood Studios News and Photos

August 09, 2013 at 1:00 am | 23 Comments

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we’ll take a look at what’s been going on over at Disney’s Hollywood Studios! It’s be a while since we last covered the park. Let’s see…

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Four Full Days of Disney: The First D23 Expo

August 08, 2013 at 9:41 pm | 2 Comments

The third biennial D23 Expo begins today in Anaheim, California. Werner Weiss rolls back the calendar to 2009 to take another look at the first D23 Expo. Read the full YESTERLAND article HERE: The First D23 Expo.…

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Top Ten Scenes at Tokyo DisneySea

August 08, 2013 at 3:00 am | 32 Comments

Tokyo DisneySea is the greatest Disney theme park in the world not just because of its impressive attraction lineup, but because of its amazing landscape that transports you from a theme park to numerous distant…

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The Great Disney Stroller Debate

August 08, 2013 at 1:00 am | 100 Comments

You see it over and over again on Disney forums across the internet.  The dreaded s-word.  STROLLERS!!!  It strikes fear in the hearts (and ankles) of pedestrians all over the theme parks.  But are they…

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DESIGN: Those Were The Times – No.15 Catastrophe Canyon EFX

August 07, 2013 at 3:00 am | 7 Comments

Let’s go way back in time with Disney Legend Bob Gurr as he takes us to that time of great music and terrible hair, 1987.  Disney was in the midst of creating their answer to…

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MiceAge Disney News Round Up: D23 Expo, Tomorrow Warsland

August 07, 2013 at 2:00 am | 1 Comment

Welcome to another installment of the MiceAge Disney News Round-up! This week we have MiceChat at D23 Expo giving away an iPad Mini and hosting a full list of special guests, Kevin Yee takes on…

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MiceAge Update: In A Tomorrowland Not So Far Away

August 06, 2013 at 3:00 am | 101 Comments

On Friday, almost every public-facing division of the Walt Disney Company will arrive in Anaheim to host the bi-annual open house known as D23 Expo. The Burbank teams will try and create buzz for the…

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Kevin Yee Takes On Universal’s Springfield

August 06, 2013 at 2:00 am | 21 Comments

This past weekend, the Springfield section of Universal Studio Orlando opened up additional new sections, revealing still more food and drink options, amid highly themed decorative elements. Universal has been on something of a streak…

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Universal Orlando Resort More Cash For Growth

August 06, 2013 at 12:01 am | 24 Comments

This week it is all about Springfield USA, as the construction walls have finally come down around this latest park improvement. But we also have a short update on Diagon Alley as well as news…

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Dateline Disneyland’s Guide to the 2013 D23 Expo, plus the latest news from Disneyland

August 05, 2013 at 5:05 am | 26 Comments

Disney’s big 2013 D23 Expo is this weekend! Are you ready for three days of Disney insanity? We’ve put together a guide with the Expo must-dos for Disney theme park, animation and history fans! We…

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Wakefield Report Episode 42

August 05, 2013 at 2:00 am | 2 Comments

Welcome back Nuggeteers, for another great week of Theme Park News with Attitude! There is so much to report on this week, and i’m sure you will find the show full of fun and interesting…

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Visit MiceChat at the D23 Expo Aug 9 – 11 for Extra Magic

August 04, 2013 at 1:48 am | 8 Comments

The D23 Expo is upon us. Whether you are making the trip to Anaheim for the big event or just following along from home, We want you to know what we’ve got planned. MiceChat will…