Thoughts About Star Trek Ahead of the Return of Jean-Luc Picard

By |2020-01-20T11:28:58-08:00January 20th, 2020|Categories: Blogs, DAPs Featured, Entertainment, Guides, Mr. DAPs, Mr. DAPs Desk, Op Ed/Opinion, Star Trek|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Since the announcement that Captain (apparently now an Admiral) Picard would be returning to the small screen, I have found myself getting increasingly excited about the return of the Captain that, in many ways, I [...]

The Magic of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – An Observation

By |2019-08-18T22:43:59-07:00August 18th, 2019|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge is now several months into operation at the Disneyland Resort and will soon be open at the Walt Disney World Resort. Since opening on the West Coast, there has been a [...]

The Best Star Wars Character (…Is Not What You Think)

By |2019-08-05T18:24:04-07:00August 5th, 2019|Categories: *, DAPs Magic News, Entertainment, Op Ed/Opinion, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , |

Star Wars fans, it it time. Time we lift the veil of uncertainty, and declare, once and for all, the best character from that galaxy far, far away. I’m talking prequels, sequels, holiday specials… The [...]

Marvel Would You Rather…?

By |2019-08-05T16:36:09-07:00March 20th, 2019|Categories: *, Entertainment, Geeks Corner, Marvel, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

At this point, the Marvel Cinematic Universe is stuffed to the gills with unique and interesting characters. Without fail, every capital “g” Geek can and will find something to identify with and love. As Geeks [...]

The Best (and Worst) From EVERY Star Wars Film

By |2019-08-05T14:35:20-07:00September 26th, 2018|Categories: *, Entertainment, Geeks Corner, Op Ed/Opinion, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Star Wars fans. A unique breed of geek, capable of doing two things better than anyone else:     Rapturously debating finite details about the Star Wars universe     Making lightsaber wooshy noises at the drop of a [...]

Adult Beverages Coming to Galaxy’s Edge at the Disneyland Resort – Thoughts by Mr. DAPs

By |2019-03-11T16:06:05-07:00August 31st, 2018|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge will be arriving at the Disneyland Resort in 2019. With it, comes new experiences, entertainment, and probably things we haven't even considered yet. This will be the ultimate immersive Disney experience [...]

Why “The Last Jedi” is the Most Star Wars Movie to Date: A Defense

By |2018-06-28T09:31:42-07:00June 28th, 2018|Categories: Disney, Guides, Lucasfilm, Op Ed/Opinion, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Okay, first, a content warning: This write-up is 100% a direct response to the extreme outpouring of hate certain “fans” have had, and continue to have about Rian Johnson’s addition to the episodic story of [...]

10 Even More Under-Appreciated Disney Songs

By |2019-08-05T14:35:20-07:00June 26th, 2018|Categories: *, Disney, Entertainment, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

That’s right- there’s still a TON of great Disney music not getting the credit it deserves! Obscurity is one thing, but sometimes just being in proximity to other great material can make even the best [...]

GEEKS Against Bullying – We Stand With Kelly Marie Tran

By |2018-07-23T09:53:31-07:00June 6th, 2018|Categories: Guides, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , | “That’s how we’re gonna win. Not fighting what we hate, saving what we love.” - Rose Tico This week Star Wars actor Kelly Marie Tran has deleted all of her Instagram posted after being harassed mercilessly. DAPS [...]

Alfresco Tasting Terrace: Hidden Disney by Caitie & Cam

By |2019-08-05T16:48:29-07:00March 21st, 2018|Categories: *, DAPs Tips, Disneyland Resort, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Hidden Disney is a series celebrating the lesser-known corners of the Disney Parks, written by two avid crowd-avoiders and secret-enthusiasts. We will be delving in to tips & tricks we’ve learned from personal experience frequenting [...]

Disney After Dark: Throwback Nite Gives Guests the Present of the Past

By |2018-02-09T11:48:31-08:00January 19th, 2018|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | On January 18th Disneyland hosted a special ticketed event Disney After Dark: Throwback Nite. This event was a blast to the past as it celebrated the history and magic of Disneyland in the 1950s [...]

Walls of Change – Why The Disneyland Resort Only Gets Better With Them

By |2018-03-26T17:11:43-07:00January 15th, 2018|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Wall where father showed son that The Incredibles are coming to Disney California Adventure. A child walks into Disney California Adventure with his family. He is excited to see Mickey and Minnie on [...]