Goodbye Castle – Geeks Corner – Episode 608

By |2017-12-09T12:26:01-08:00November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Geeks Corner|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FUlfP7uv0Wc Welcome to Geeks Corner! This week, there is a lot of news going on ranging from Pixar to Hong Kong Disneyland to the magical world of Harry Potter! The show starts off with news that [...]

Marvel Attractions, Frozen Land, & New Castle Coming to Hong Kong Disneyland

By |2017-12-09T12:26:12-08:00November 22nd, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Hong Kong Disneyland|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Hong Kong Disneyland is about to get some substantial upgrades. Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek announced this week that Hong Kong Disneyland will be receiving $1.4 billion in upgrades. The upgrades will include [...]

Ground is Broken for Star Wars Expansions at Disneyland and Walt Disney World

By |2016-04-14T21:32:11-07:00April 14th, 2016|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Disneyland Resort, Lucasfilm, Star Wars, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Work has officially begun on the Star Wars expansions at both the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts. The announcement of the official groundbreaking at both resorts was made today via the Disney Parks Blog [...]

2015 Disney Stories Countdown #1 – A Year of Star Wars

By |2015-12-30T19:56:25-08:00December 31st, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Lucasfilm, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

You may be thinking "Isn't Force Awakens the biggest story of the year?"  Well, not quite.  The movie was highly anticipated and had a lot throughout the year.  But, the box office results are too [...]

2015 Disney Stories Countdown #5 – D23 Expo

By |2015-12-23T17:12:17-08:00December 27th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As the year comes to a close, it's nice to take time to reflect on 2015.  As always, here are the big stories that happened with Disney for 2015.  It was quite a big year, [...]

Combining Lands in Disneyland

By |2015-01-19T10:00:10-08:00January 19th, 2015|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Recently, the Disneyland Resort has started...or is it continuing...to make Disney California Adventure have a more concise story within all its "lands."  Condor Flats is going to give way to Grizzly Peak Airstrip, making it [...]

2014 Disney Stories Countdown #4 – Frozen Takes Over Disney Parks

By |2014-12-28T08:00:37-08:00December 28th, 2014|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As the countdown continues, here's another grouping of stories that fit one theme or category.  This year saw Frozen take over not one, not two, but three theme parks.  Well, at least with big announcements [...]

Frozen Fun Comes to Disneyland Resort – UPDATED

By |2014-12-20T21:31:07-08:00December 20th, 2014|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This weekend saw the premier of Frozen Fun (or as the resort was putting it: a Sneak Peek).  Both theme parks got in the mix by having certain attractions open for guests.  In Disneyland, Arendelle [...]

Animal Kingdom 2014 Picks and Tips

By |2014-07-06T14:42:43-07:00July 6th, 2014|Categories: Archive, DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Animal Kingdom is the youngest out of the theme parks in Walt Disney World. But, it's full of great experiences and scenery! This post is going to feel like a part one, where an experience [...]

Epcot 2014 Picks and Tips

By |2014-07-03T08:00:48-07:00July 3rd, 2014|Categories: DAPs Magic News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Epcot, in my opinion, is the flagship park for Walt Disney World. Yes, Magic Kingdom is popular, but Epcot is what Walt wanted for the Florida project. It was to be an experimental city. It [...]