About Murray the Bellhop

Chris Kitamura/Murray the Bellhop covers Knott's Berry Farm, Marvel, and also helps with DAPs Magic's Disneyland coverage. He also hosts DAPscast and helps produce Geeks Corner.

Disney Parks Get Upgraded – 2017 Top 5 Disney Stories – Number 1

By | 2017-12-31T07:58:17+00:00 December 31st, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic Rankings, Guides|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VxWAropRoPk For once the top story is not a Star Wars story, but a Disney parks story.  D23 Expo had a huge parks presentation on the future of parks, cruises, and more around the world. [...]

Disneyland FastPass and MaxPass Change – 2017 Top 5 Disney Stories – Number 3

By | 2017-12-28T15:34:57+00:00 December 29th, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic Rankings, Guides|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Disneyland saw a major change to its longtime FastPass system, and it became a big deal in 2017 though it was a long time coming. FastPass+ Disneyland's FastPass has been around for almost two decades, [...]

Star Wars and Avengers Trailer Hype – 2017 Top 5 Disney Stories – Number 5

By | 2017-12-26T14:23:55+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic Rankings, Guides|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

It’s top 5 Disney stories countdown time! Coming in at number 5 it’s all about the hype. And specifically it’s the hype around the Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Avengers: Infinity War trailers. Anticipation [...]

Disney in 360 – POV Ride Thrus For Your VR Headset

By | 2017-12-25T06:47:38+00:00 December 25th, 2017|Categories: Guides|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Have an Oculus Rift or PlayStation VR?  Have a headset compatible with Google Cardboard?  We have you covered!  We have several videos from around the world of attractions and walk thrus of the parks.  Some [...]

Which is the Best Hyperspace Mountain? – DAPs Magic Rankings

By | 2017-12-20T16:59:15+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic Rankings, Guides|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O13PhlQgayk&feature=youtu.be With Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge being still a couple years away, the Disney parks have still been riding on the popularity of the movie saga with an overlay of Space Mountain at several parks.  [...]

What Does Disney’s Fox Acquisition Mean For Marvel Films?

By | 2017-12-14T18:37:22+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment, Guides, Marvel, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It has been a big deal this week that Disney has acquired 21st Century Fox.  With it means that the last of the Marvel franchises are able to be in the Marvel Studios house.  But, [...]

It’s Official! Disney Acquires 21st Century Fox

By | 2017-12-14T17:12:03+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

December 14, 2017 Disney officially announced that they have come to a deal to acquire 21st Century Fox.  Disney have an agreement to acquire the company at $52.4 billion in stock.  Shareholders of 21st Century [...]

Galaxy’s Edge Model Lands at Star Wars Launch Bay in Disneyland

By | 2017-12-13T17:42:19+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=81bL6j74qSM At Tomorrowland's Star Wars Launch Bay in Disneyland, a part of the Galaxy's Edge model has taken up residence.  Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge will be the new themed land at Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood [...]