Luke Skywalker making his first ever appearance at Star Wars Weekends

Mark Hamill

If you are a Star Wars fan this will make your day, or possibly your year, maybe even your life. Are you ready for this? Are you sitting down?  Luke Skywalker himself will make his first ever appearance at Star Wars Weekends, this year at Hollywood Studios.This will be Mark Hamill's first ever appearance at this popular event. He will be one the celebrity guests to appear on Weekend IV, which is June 6-8, 2014. You can see him in the daily “Legends of the Force” Star Wars themed motorcade … [Read more...]



New Disney Developments – Star Wars Land & Marvel Land coming to Disneyland?

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 Recently in the Walt Disney Shareholder meeting our friend Bob Iger released some interesting details on some of the changes coming to the Disney theme parks. Star Wars land is probably one of the hottest items out there along with adding Marvel to the theme parks. We are going to take a look at some of the highlights from the shareholders meeting.First off Disney CEO Bob Iger discussed that there is room for a "Star Wars Land" at Disneyland. I know many of you feared that they … [Read more...]



Star Wars 10k and Half Marathon Coming in 2015

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Hey there guys and gals Anonymouse here. I have some interesting Disney Gossip for those Marathon runners out there.I have heard these are not the droids you are looking for... Just kidding what I heard was Disney is going to be bringing a new Marathon to Walt Disney World in May 2015 to coincide with Star Wars Weekend. They will be hosting a Star Wars themed 10k & Half Marathon for all you Star Wars Nerds. Not sure if a 5k is attached to this event so far all I have heard are the … [Read more...]



Disney adds an Extra Weekend to Star Wars Weekends

The Rebel Alliance

Darth Sidious, has issued a new galactic decree. When the Rebel Alliance heard about the Emperor’s plans, which came in the form of a hidden message, they decided to extend Star Wars Weekends to 1 more weekend this year.Here are the new dates by order of galactic decree:Weekend I: May 16 – 18, 2014Weekend II: May 23 – 25, 2014Weekend III: May 30 – June 1, 2014Weekend IV: June 6 – 8, 2014Weekend V: June 13 – 15, 2014Disney announced that James Arnold … [Read more...]



New Disney Consumer Products Ready to Hit the Shelves Soon

Planes Fire &  Rescue Toys

At the 2014 American International Toy Fair, Disney Consumer Products unveiled its new product lines that will dominate boys toy aisles this year with toys inspired by: Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue, Star Wars Rebels, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy and The Amazing Spider-Man 2.Special guests Dane Cook, voice of “Dusty Crophopper” in Planes: Fire & Rescue, Freddie Prinze, Jr., voice of “Kanan” in Star Wars Rebels, and Andrew Garfield and Jorge Vega of Amazing Spider-Man 2 … [Read more...]