Saying Goodbye to Pixar Fest & a bug’s land – Sundays with DAPs

By |2018-09-03T15:32:14+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Media, Parks, Sundays with DAPs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://youtu.be/SU1e_SE2vMc The Disneyland Resort is pivoting from the summer celebration of Pixar Fest to Halloween Time festivities. This time of transition isn't just focused on seasonal changes though. This year, as the summer winds down, [...]

Universal Studios Hollywood Trip Report With One Last Jurassic Park Ride and Hogwarts Night Show

By |2018-07-13T14:53:30+00:00July 14th, 2018|Categories: Parks, Universal Studios|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t_mrkFsoGIQ Thanks to friends at SoCalThrills.com, I was able to spend a day at Universal Studios Hollywood.  Here’s all that I did... Studio Tour When going to Universal Hollywood it’s quintessential to go on the [...]

Pixar Pal-A-Round Turns Guests Around A Wheel of Fun at Pixar Pier

By |2018-06-22T20:16:45+00:00June 23rd, 2018|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Besides the Incredicoaster, Pixar Pier reopened a classic Disney California Adventure attraction that has gone through two transformations in its lifetime. The Pixar Pal-A-Round updates Mickey's Fun Wheel (before that the Sun Wheel) to include [...]

Lamplight Lounge: A Treasure Trove of Pixar Animation Gems

By |2018-06-22T19:22:10+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Lobby Entering Lamplight Lounge there are subtle homages to popular Pixar films. Around each frame of artwork are drawings that symbolize iconic elements of the great movies. This is just the check-in lobby for the [...]

Incredicoaster Brings Incredibles to Disney California Adventure in an Exciting Way

By |2018-07-23T09:51:54+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pixar Pier's Incredicoaster brings the Incredibles to Disney California Adventure.  It has actually been a long time coming.  Ever since the first Incredibles film, fans have been wanting an attraction with the superhero family.  Even [...]

Effects Supervisors & Art Director From Marvel and Star Trek Films Share Insights into Creating the Blockbusters

By |2018-03-26T19:40:24+00:00March 26th, 2018|Categories: Entertainment, Marvel, Star Trek|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

WonderCon has a wide variety of panels that highlight behind the scenes of comics and movies, and even when those are combined.  At the Sights and Sounds of Animation, CG, and VFX, panelists described work [...]

Highlights of WonderCon 2018 From the Show Floor to Panels

By |2018-03-25T22:00:52+00:00March 25th, 2018|Categories: DC, Disney, Entertainment, Marvel, Star Trek, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_w85dVu-BWc WonderCon is a great gathering of geekdom whether comic books, sci-fi, anime, or even some video games.  It's a great time to see what's new in these avenues and to check out something different. [...]