New Behind-the-Scenes Video Looks at Star Wars Weekends 2012

The 2012 edition of Star Wars Weekends takes place at Disney’s Hollywood Studios every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 18-June 10. (And yes, we know that we add an extra day to the official definition of “weekend,” but when Darth Vader requests a three-day weekend, we don’t argue.)Today, we are pleased to debut two new videos that will take you behind the scenes a bit to show some of the fun we have putting the event together. Conceptualized by the talented team at Disney’s Yellow Shoes … [Read more...]

“Carbon-Freeze Me” Experience at Star Wars Weekends 2012


Coming this year to Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios, you'll have the opportunity to relive the famous carbon freezing scene from The Empire Strikes Back with the "Carbon-Freeze Me" experience. This new experience was created especially for Disney Parks, and is part of our "D-Tech Me" line that uses technology to take personalization to a whole new level.Using state-of-the-art imaging technology, this experience casts your likeness as a three-dimensional, eight-inch figurine. … [Read more...]

Star Wars Weekends TV – Now Arriving at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Star Wars Weekends returns to the Walt Disney World Resort during May and June 2012, as Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The annual special event, included in regular theme park admission, will be held every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 18-June 10, 2012.Related articlesTop 5 Hollywood Studios Traditions ( Celebrities, Details and Tips Announced for Star Wars Weekends 2012 ( … [Read more...]

Disney Publishing Celebrates ‘Free Comic Book Day’

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With the Avengers movie out today and this weekend’s “Free Comic Book Day,” Disney Publishing is offering up a few ways for comic fans to celebrate for the whole week!1.     Disney Comics App – FreeAvailable for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch, the Disney Comics app gives readers instant access to one of the most extensive collections of comics, short stories and graphic novels ever created, ranging from classic adventures starring Mickey Mouse to brand new stories like Cars 2 and Toy … [Read more...]

Show Your Friends That You Are Strong with the Force with Star Wars Day Facebook Cover Photos

Star Wars Day Facebook Cover

It's "Star Wars Day!" Spread the word! Share and use these sets of "May the 4th Be With You" Facebook cover and profile photos. Or, take your own profile pic and match it to visually interact with one of the cover photos.The Force is strong with these: May the 4th Profile & Cover Photo Album Related articlesStar Wars Day: Sexy Jedi Bubblebath! Saber 2: Return of the Body Wash (video) ( Star Wars Day: May the 4th Star Wars E-cards … [Read more...]