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!

Earth to Ned Brings Quirky and Fun to Disney+ – Mr. DAPs Review

By |2020-09-02T22:47:13-07:00September 3rd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Earth to Ned arrives on Disney+ on Friday, September 4th. This new improv show from the Jim Henson Company focuses on an alien named Ned that was sent to earth to destroy it. However, upon [...]

More Dining Options Returning to Magic Kingdom Park and Disney’s Hollywood Studios

By |2020-09-02T15:50:11-07:00September 2nd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Food News, Geek Eats, Guides, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Walt Disney World continues its phased reopening, and that means even more dining locations are set to reopen in two theme parks. On September 24, Guests can once again enjoy dining in the enchanted, fairytale [...]

Ahsoka Tano Lightsaber Hilts Coming to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge this Fall

By |2020-09-01T11:41:58-07:00September 1st, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , |

Yesterday, Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge in Walt Disney World celebrated one year of being open to guests! To celebrate, Ashley Eckstein, the voice of Ahsoka Tano, took over the Disney Parks Blog Instagram to share [...]

From Walt Disney Family Museum’s WWII Series – Willie Ito Discusses Internment and In-Betweening

By |2020-08-29T16:05:41-07:00August 30th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum had a presentation with Willie Ito, a Japanese-American former Disney and Hanna-Barbera animator who was interned in the US internment camps during WWII.  The presentation was hosted by Mindy Johnson [...]

A Chat with Erin Lefler, Artist and Host of The Drawing Board

By |2020-08-29T14:41:09-07:00August 30th, 2020|Categories: DAPS MAGIC Live!, DAPs Magic News, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPZCo6J9BGQ Many people have taken time during quarantine to tap into their creative side and start new projects. The last few months have been no exception for artist Erin Lefler. Erin is a licensed [...]

Goodbye Chadwick Boseman – DISNEY Reporter

By |2020-08-29T14:29:44-07:00August 29th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DISNEY Reporter|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Welcome to another weekly edition of the DISNEY Reporter. Each week we take a look at the top five stories from the Disney and geek communities. This week starts off with incredibly sad news. Chadwick [...]

The Sims 4 Announces New Galaxy’s Edge Inspired Expansion

By |2020-08-27T14:36:41-07:00August 27th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Parks, Star Wars, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Sims 4 is getting a big Star Wars expansion next month with The Sims 4: Journey to Batuu. Inspired by Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge at Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood Studios, Journey to Batuu will [...]

Josh D’Amaro Talks About Disney Parks Reopening, Including A Possible Disneyland Reopening

By |2020-08-26T15:17:30-07:00August 26th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disneyland Resort, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Josh D'Amaro, Chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences, and Products, was interviewed by Roger Dow of The Dow Report about lessons learned during the reopening of its theme parks and resorts. D'Amaro said that reopening the [...]

Disney Parks & DAPS MAGIC Celebrate International Dog Day!

By |2020-08-25T23:23:29-07:00August 26th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort, Entertainment, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Today is International Dog Day! To celebrate the day, Disney Parks is going all out and celebrating "man's best friend." Throughout the day, the Disney Parks Blog will be sharing a bunch of fun ideas [...]

Looking Back: Seven Years with the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

By |2020-08-24T23:22:14-07:00August 25th, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic Reviews, Entertainment, Marvel|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Please be advised that this article may contain spoilers for the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. TV show, including the final season and recent series finale. The Beginning Seven years ago, in late September, I was told [...]

A Recap of Walt Disney Family Museum’s Happily Ever After Hours with Imagineer Ray Spencer

By |2020-08-22T13:31:51-07:00August 22nd, 2020|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Walt Disney Family Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Family Museum hosted a Happily Ever After Hours with Imagineer, Ray Spencer.  Spencer has been a Creative Director with Walt Disney Imagineer tackling such projects as Trader Sam's at the Disneyland Hotel, [...]