DAPs Magic News provides daily news from across the Walt Disney Company including Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm’s Star Wars and more. It also includes Geek News. Check back regularly for updates!

New Leadership, More Reopening – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-05-23T12:38:45-07:00May 23rd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another edition of DISNEY Reporter! This week, there are some fairly large stories that DAPS MAGIC covered. The week began with the announcement that Josh D'Amaro had been promoted to Chairman Disney Parks, [...]

A Tale as Old as Time: Paige O’Hara Shares Memories during Happily Ever After Hours with the Walt Disney Family Museum

By |2020-05-22T23:24:31-07:00May 23rd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , |

As the Walt Disney Family Museum remains closed, it continues to provide some amazing virtual experiences for members and guests alike. I have now participated in a few of the “Happily Ever After Hours” events, [...]

Disney Parks Update From Disney Guest Relations

By |2020-05-22T10:54:34-07:00May 22nd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disneyland Resort, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , |

We are all anticipating the reopening of Disneyland and Walt Disney World. News is changing minute by minute, and each state has its own reopening process. This makes it extremely difficult to plan a return [...]

Funko Unveils All-New Marvel Offering with Micro Collectible Battling Game & Original Short-Form Animation Storytelling

By |2020-05-21T08:56:56-07:00May 21st, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Entertainment, Marvel, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , |

(EVERETT, WA)— May 20, 2020 – Funko (“Funko” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: FNKO), a leading pop culture consumer products company, brings new innovation and play to kids and families with Marvel Battleworld: Mystery of the Thanostones, [...]

New Disney Parks Leadership Announced

By |2020-05-19T10:09:41-07:00May 18th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://youtu.be/BknaOxyaoj4 Bob Chapek, Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company, has announced a new Disney Parks, Experiences and Products leadership team that will be led by Josh D’Amaro, who has been named Chairman, Disney [...]

On to Disney Springs – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-05-16T13:04:39-07:00May 16th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to the weekly edition of DISNEY Reporter! This week the show leads off with news on reopenings at Shanghai Disneyland and Disney Springs. It continues on unfortunately with the permanent closure of Frozen the [...]

Important Information Regarding the Phased Reopening of Disney Springs

By |2020-05-16T10:35:49-07:00May 16th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Matt Simon, Vice President of Disney Springs at Walt Disney World, has released a statement on the phased reopening of the shopping and dining complex. Wednesday, May 20, will be a great first step in [...]

Captain Pike, Spock, and Enterprise Returning to CBS All Access in Star Trek: Strange New Worlds

By |2020-05-15T10:04:24-07:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Entertainment, Geek News, Star Trek|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

"You asked, we listened. It's happening" Ethan Peck, who portrays Science Officer Spock said in a video released by CBS All Access. This is part of an announcement of a new Star Trek show based [...]

Disney+ to Premiere Inspirational Drama ‘Clouds’

By |2020-05-14T20:55:31-07:00May 15th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, PRESS RELEASE|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Justin Baldoni Directs Disney+ Original Film From Wayfarer Studios based on the true story of Zach Sobiech Stellar Cast Featuring Fin Argus, Sabrina Carpenter, Madison Iseman, Thomas Everett Scott and Neve Campbell BURBANK, Calif. (May [...]