HELLO KITTY IS COMING TO UNIVERSAL ORLANDO!

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I remember when I was growing up every little girl in my class just had to have Hello Kitty stuff from notebooks to my favorite a pink little backpack. Every chance I got I would visit the Sanrio store in our local mall for all of the new items.Yes, even though I am going on 40 years old I am still a fan of Hello Kitty, Shhhhhh don’t tell my teenagers! You can imagine my excitement when I heard the news that Universal Orlando is opening an all new Hello Kitty store a little later this … [Read more...]


Possible Opening Date for the New “Frozen” Attraction – Frozen Ever After

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Hiya guys and gals it is I Anonymouse your Gossip Queen! Let me get straight to the point, because I know this is a controversial topic for some of you. We may or may not have an opening date for the new "Frozen" attraction coming to Epcot Frozen Ever After. I say may or may not because we all know that nothing is official until the head mouse over at Disney announces it.My sources tell me that the unofficial opening date will be May 1, 2016. So we have a little less than a year to enjoy all … [Read more...]


New Disney Short “Lava” Coming To Theaters

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Pixar Animation Studios' new movie preview, Inside Out,  was held a few days ago at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank.   As I sat down and checked in on Instagram with our fellow addicts, the Disney rep shared that we would be starting the evening's entertainment with the new short - LAVA.  I was curious to see what it was about as I had heard a few bits and pieces of a Hawaiian themed short about a volcano.The short started and the romantic in me was instantly swept away.  Only seven … [Read more...]


Have a Little Extra Fun with Disney Characters on your Next Vacation!

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I'm sure many of you have seen the picture going around Facebook that shows if you yell "Andy's coming" in front of any of the Toy Story characters, they will fall down. Which is untrue. Disney put a stop to that as it was scaring small children. Not to mention for the cast members in the costume getting up and down is hard work.Having said that did you know there are phrases you can say to other Disney Characters at the Disney World and Disneyland theme parks to elicit a fun … [Read more...]


Inside Out Trailer Gives Us A Look At Our Emotions

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Disney Pixar's original new movie "Inside Out" is coming to theaters later this month.  To make the wait easier, Disney has shared a new trailer where we can get a glimpse inside Headquarters and meet the emotions who live there.   Eleven year old Riley is your typical tween who's family has just moved to San Francisco causing a bit of emotional upheaval.   To keep things in control, Riley's 5 emotions work hard to try to keep things under control at Headquarters (the control center inside … [Read more...]


Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition: Star Wars Rise Against the Empire

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Disney Interactive released new information and assets for Star Wars™ Rise Against the Empire, one of three Star Wars Play Sets to be released for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition this year. Developed by Studio Gobo, in partnership with Avalanche Software, the game takes iconic moments inspired by the original Star Wars trilogy, Episodes IV-VI.Star Wars Rise Against the Empire will take players on galaxy-spanning missions with legendary Jedi Luke Skywalker, Rebel leader Princess Leia Organa, … [Read more...]


Disney World’s Policy Regarding Character Confidentiality is Being Questioned

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A Union rep from Disney World Performers is challenging a policy they have in place that forbids the characters performers from saying what character they portray online and in print media.They have always not been a fan of a character performer revealing what character they play in the parks. Disney is very big on not killing the magic. When you work there they make sure that it is very well known that under no circumstances are you to ruin the magic for any reason.They have now put in … [Read more...]


Theme Park Attendance Goes Up at Universal, Plummets at SeaWorld

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Last year's Theme Park attendance numbers have been released. Disney did great, of course. Universal's numbers also went up. SeaWorld's number went down.These numbers are according to the 2014 TEA/AECOM Theme and Museum Index report.Universal Studios attendance went up 17% from 2013 to 2014 SeaWorld Orlando attendance went down by 8% The Magic Kingdom had a 4% attendance gain. Magic Kingdom is still number 1 in the world! Hollywood Studios, Epcot, and Animal Kingdom had a 2% … [Read more...]


Make the most of your Character interactions at Walt Disney World

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Disney if full of adorable, lovable and just have to meet Characters. Let's be honest, if you're going one of the Disney parks, there is a character you want to meet. There are multiple ways to make your experience more memorable, and for the Cast Members and other guests around you as well. If we all do a few little things while in line and during the Meet & Greets, it can make it just a little more Magical for everyone!Wait lines can be long (If you don't have a FP), especially when … [Read more...]


Bitstrips Announces Bitmoji Theme Pack Celebrating “Inside Out”

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Bitmoji is the app that gives everyone their own personalized emoji – was inspired by Disney•Pixar’s original new movie “Inside Out” to create its first movie theme pack. In an exclusive entertainment tie-in, 15 new bitmojis are being released to celebrate the inventive new film, which takes place inside the mind of Riley, an 11-year-old girl guided by five Emotions: Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith). “Inside Out” opens … [Read more...]