TimeStream Software Releases “Walt Disney World Secrets Gold!” App for Android

TimeStream Software announces the release of its new “Walt Disney World Secrets Gold!” Notescast app for Android powered smartphones.Revealing over 200 magical and surprising secrets of Walt Disney World® Resort, the new “Walt Disney World Secrets Gold!” Notescast App for Android works as an innovative new guidebook taking guests on a tour of Walt Disney World Resort with their Android device in hand as they journey from one new secret to the next in the Magic Kingdom®, Epcot®, … [Read more...]

The Magic Behind The Scenes – Follow The Architecture And Timeline

The Imagineers never seem to miss a trick. There is a bit of a unique flow in the Magic Kingdom that starts at Peter Pan's Flight and flows through Liberty Square and into Frontierland. The flow is both architectural and chronological and is quite neatly woven together with one minor exception.Those of us who have ridden Peter Pan's Flight (is there anyone who has not?) realize that it is focused on life in early London and as we move from there towards Liberty Square we first encounter the … [Read more...]

Spooky!!!! Haunted Mansion provides frightful fun to Magic Kingdom guests

The Haunted Mansion at the Magic Kingdom is one of the most beloved attractions at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.Pictured: Ginger, one of the "friendly faces" guests encounter along the way, stands in front of the 18th-century colonial manor that sits along the eastern banks of the Rivers of America in Liberty Square.Touring the home in a "Doom Buggy," guests find themselves amidst a paranormal party with 999 "Happy Haunts." More fun than fright, the Haunted … [Read more...]

Disneyland set to close 2 rides for upgrades

This article comes to us from Sarah Tully from the OC Register.Two Disney park rides are set to close Monday to undergo improvements.Toy Story Mania in Disney California Adventure is set to close for more than a month to undergo routine rehabilitation, said John McClintock, a Disneyland Resort spokesman.The interactive ride is expected to reopen Oct. 10.Toy Story Mania, which opened in 2008, takes visitors in a carriage in front of a series of 4D video games based on the movie … [Read more...]

Come Celebrate Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort

From Sept. 17 through Oct. 31, families will celebrate Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort as they interact with some of Disney's most beloved characters decked out in seasonal costumes. Some of Disney’s more sinister characters – the Disney villains – also get into the "spirit" of the celebration at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure parks.Guests will also enjoy Haunted Mansion Holiday and a scary adventure at Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy. Mickey's Halloween Party, a … [Read more...]

Disneyworld Quick Tips – Hollywood Studios & Toy Story Mania

Today's quick tip is kind of a hybrid tip/tour plan in one. Hollywood Studios has some great rides like Rock 'n' Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith and Tower of Terror. I think both of those rides handle lines and people beautifully. While they are targeted at an older they probably don't see quite the numbers as Toy Story Mania does.Every time I have been at Hollywood Studios Toy Story Mania fast passes have run out before lunch time. I am not sure if its the length or popularity of the … [Read more...]

Disney Steals the Show at San Diego’s Comic Con

Angelina Jolie flew in to promote her new spy movie "Salt", Johnny Depp greeted fans by video from the set of the fourth "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie, and Jeff Bridges and Olivia Wilde turned up to chat about their hotly-anticipated sci-fi thriller sequel "TRON: Legacy".Around 126,000 fans of comics, movies, video games and TV series are expected to descend on the San Dieo Convention Center for the show, which started life as a gathering of comic book fans but has now become a key … [Read more...]

Disney to make film on Haunted Mansion attraction

In case you missed this news from yesterday.Hoping to take a page from its wildly successful "Pirates of the Caribbean" franchise, Walt Disney Co  said on Thursday it was developing a film based on its popular Haunted Mansion theme park attraction.Filmmaker Guillermo del Toro will write and produce the film based on the landmark Disney ride that features a plantation-style mansion with ghosts, creepy creatures, secret passages and all the related sounds.Disney said each year millions … [Read more...]

New Retro Inspired Tees Have Landed at Disney Parks

If you’ve been to the park lately then you’ve probably seen some of the attraction t-shirts currently available in our stores, including the Jungle Cruise, Haunted Mansion and Space Mountain. As we gear up for our 55th anniversary, our Product Development team headed to the vault to pay tribute to some of the attractions seen throughout the years. Just this week we added the Matterhorn Bobsleds and Flying Saucers to the list of available attraction tees.Associate Product Developer … [Read more...]

Dark Days at Disney..Is this the future Walt Disney wanted?

Has anyone else noticed how dark things are getting at Disney?For example I can't tell you how many news articles I have seen roll in my inbox the past week talking about Alice in Wonderland clothes that are for sale at Hot Topic. Most articles have catchy buzz words in it like Dark or Gothic in the titles. Previously I have seen some of the clothing on Amazon. While they are very cool, they are very different than any of the other clothing Disney has released in the past.I posted an … [Read more...]