Disney’s Epic Mickey Game News

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The cover of November's issue of gameinformer I am not going to go into detail on how awesome the game is going to be, but what I am going to do is hook you up with some links I found on the web. This game looks so awesome! Game Informer coverage of Epic Mickey is great. First link is an exclusive video interview with Warren Spector about his relationship with Mickey Mouse, including a portion of his giant Disney memorabilia collection that is housed at Junction Point. We will also have a … [Read more...]





Rich Ross to Run Disney’s Movie Studio

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The Walt Disney Company has hired one of its star TV executives to overhaul its struggling motion picture studio.Rich Ross, president of Disney Channels Worldwide, will immediately take over the top job at Walt Disney Studios, according to people who were briefed on the matter but asked for anonymity because they were not authorized to speak to the media. The studio has had a leadership void since its former chairman, Dick Cook, resigned under pressure on Sept. 18. Disney has no immediate … [Read more...]





Disney worker taken to hospital after fall

A Disneyland Resort construction subcontractor this morning was taken to the hospital for back pain after falling into a trench in an employee-only area inside Disneyland, fire officials said.The man was working on a trench, which was up to 5-feet deep, when he fell in this morning before the park opened, said Maria Sabol, an Anaheim Fire Department spokeswoman.About 14 firefighters responded to the scene after the call came in about 8:41 a.m. The man was conscious, but complained about … [Read more...]





Disney World Raises Parking Price

If your plans this week include a trip to Walt Disney World, get ready to shell out more money to park. Starting Sunday, it will cost drivers $14 to park at any of the resort’s four theme parks, a two-dollar increase from the previous $12 parking price.According to the Orlando Sentinel, Disney said it needed the rate hike to help make up for increased transportation costs. The park has put more workers on duty following July’s deadly monorail crash.However, a Disney … [Read more...]





Buzz Lightyear returns from space to the Magic Kingdom

Disney Parks and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) today celebrated Buzz Lightyear's cosmic achievement as the longest tenured crew member in space with a ticker-tape parade down Main Street, U.S.A. in Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort. Some of Buzz's new friends, including astronaut Buzz Aldrin and International Space Station Expedition 18 astronaut Michael Fincke, attended.After living his dream of space travel, Buzz Lightyear returned to Earth aboard Space … [Read more...]