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Behind The Scene Of The Upcoming AVATAR-Themed Park At Disney

Director James Cameron had this crazy idea known today as AVATAR as far back as 1995 but back then technology wasn’t available to make it without breaking the bank. Now, not only AVATAR was made and screened in 2009, already sequels (yes, sequel, as in more than one) have been planned. Fast forward 7 years and technology is available to allow a theme park based on James Cameron’s AVATAR to be created and it will be throwing its door open at Disney’s Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort in summer 2017. That’s just a few months down the road! Continue reading Behind The Scene Of The Upcoming AVATAR-Themed Park At Disney

Walt Disney World Cinderella Castle Gets Immortalized In LEGO Bricks

Arguably one of the most iconic structures in our lifetime, The Disney Castle finally gets immortalized in LEGO bricks. The LEGO 71040 The Disney Castle announced recently is made up of a whopping 4,080 pieces and comes with five delightful (or not, depending on your inclination) minifigs of equally iconic characters, including Donald Duck, Daisy Duck, Minnie Mouse, Mickey Mouse and Tinker Bell. This plastic brick model is a replica of the Walt Disney World Resort Cinderella Castle (funny how Cinderella isn’t part of the minifig entourage) and boasts accessible castle rooms across multiple levels accessible from the back. Continue reading Walt Disney World Cinderella Castle Gets Immortalized In LEGO Bricks

Disney’s Star Wars Experience Includes Piloting The Millennium Falcon

Star Wars is growing big with Disney and as some of you may have read, Disney is in the process of constructing Star Wars-themed additions to the two U.S. theme parks. However, little was known beyond it is doing something. Then on this past Sunday, Han Solo aka Harrison Ford, himself revealed what those intergalactic experiences consist during ABC Disneyland 60 Special. The revealing show off some of the concepts of the various lands that made up the entire Star Wars Experience, including two anchor theme park rides. Continue reading Disney’s Star Wars Experience Includes Piloting The Millennium Falcon

Disney’s Cars Land coming soon, gets previewed

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come summer 2012, theme park enthusiasts will have something to cheer about, especially if are a fan of Pixar animated film, Cars. dubbed the Cars Land, this 12-acre addition to the Disney California Adventure lets visitor relive the fictional town of Radiator Springs from the original animated film “Cars” and its 2011 sequel. three rides are offered for this new parcel, which includes Radiator Springs Racers, Luigi’s Flying Tires, and Mater’s Junkyard Jamboree, alongside these thrill rides are eateries and shops based on theme of a town along Route 66. personally, i am not so enticed by the latter but i am pretty doped by the prospect of the Radiator Springs Racers, which itself took up almost half of the new land. Continue reading Disney’s Cars Land coming soon, gets previewed

Video: Darth Vader goes to Disneyland for Star Tours promo

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(image credit: screenshot from Star Tours: Darth Vader goes to Disneyland video)

this one for is all Star Wars fans. the Dark Sith descends on to Disneyland to check out the newly opened Star Tours but it turns out that Star Tours isn’t ready, so what do Vader do? well, since he and his two stormtroopers are already there, they might as well check out the park. you know the drill, take a spin in the saucer cup and carousel, grab some popcorns et cetera, hoping when by the time they are done, the Star Tours will be ready for them… check out the light hearted moments of the Sith Lord in the video after the break. Star Wars fans won’t want to miss it. trust me. Continue reading Video: Darth Vader goes to Disneyland for Star Tours promo