Disney Reports More Record Profits

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MyMagic+ is finally turning a big profit for Disney. Even though they say the cost of the program has still not totally been recouped.According to Disney about three-quarters of their guests stay in a Disney Resort, and only one quarter of the guests have only just started using Fastpass+ last month."We are pleased with some of the changes in guest behavior and park dynamics we are already seeing," Walt Disney Co. Chief Financial Officer Jay Rasulo told analysts during a conference call … [Read more...]




Big Fastpass+ Changes coming next week to Walt Disney World

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I am sure you know, but 2 of the most requested changes for Fastpass+ would be the ability to get more Fastpasses and to have an option to park hop, well that will be happening on April 28th.Here is how it will work, for now:When you have used all of your 3 allowed fastpasses than you can go to an in-park kiosk and add one more. When you use up that one then you can get another one and so on.You will have the ability to pick a fastpass for another park, after you have used your … [Read more...]




Magicbands and Fastpass+ Available For Offsite Guests next week!

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As early as March 31, 2014 Disney World off site guests will be able to get your very own Magicband and access Disney's Fastpass+. You will have to buy the Magicbands but you are not required to have them for the use of Fastpass+, the RFID enabled ticket that you get can also give you access to Fastpass+.Offsite guests will be able to make Fastpass+ reservations 30 days out.Offsite guests will also have access to the My Disney Experience app and the website. You can also use the kiosks … [Read more...]




What’s New Around the Walt Disney World, Disneyland and Universal Orlando Resorts

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New things pop up at Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort and Universal Orlando Resort daily.  Join us each week to read about "What's New" around the Disney resorts and Universal Orlando!Walt Disney World Resort in FloridaSeahawks Linebacker & MVP Malcolm Smith 'Going to Disney World' to Celebrate Super Bowl XLVIII Victory: A magical tradition continued Sunday night following the Seahawks 43-8 win over the Broncos when Malcolm Smith of the Seattle Seahawks  beamed into … [Read more...]




MyMagic+ News for Annual Passholders

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Finally MyMagic+ is now being tested for Annual Passholders. This will be happening over the next couple of months.Disney is selecting a certain number of Passholders at random to select and customize their very own Magicband. They will have the ability to schedule 3 Fastpasses in advance, for one park per day. They will be able to select 7 days of Fastpass+ selections for a 60 day period.  Those participating in the test will be able to make their FastPass+ selections by using  the My … [Read more...]