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Cory Doctorow Says Goodbye to the Racist Past of Splash Mountain

Cory Doctorow Says Goodbye to the Racist Past of Splash Mountain

This episode of Castle Talk, Jason Henderson chats with futurist and author Cory Doctorow on Disney's decision to rebrand the Disneyland and Walt Disney World attraction Splash Mountain to move the flume ride away from the problematic politics of the 1946 film Song of the South. The decision, which Doctorow predicted shortly before the announcement came […]

7 Magical Walt Disney World Resort Essentials for your Next Trip

7 Magical Walt Disney World Resort Essentials for your Next Trip!

With Walt Disney World Resort opening in a few short weeks, many of you might be looking to take a summer vacation at one of the world's most popular theme parks. I can't say I don't blame you — right now we all need that Disney magic. These 7 items are perfect for a long […]

Disneys Jungle Cruise Adventure Game By Ravensburger: A Review

Disney's Jungle Cruise Adventure Game By Ravensburger: A Review

Walt Disney's empire extends far beyond films, television shows, and amusement parks. Ravensburger has gotten to create the all-new Disney Jungle Cruise Adventure Game, based on a Disney theme park attraction of the same name. We have gotten the chance to review it, and here's what we think! At a preliminary glance, this board game […]

Disneyland Has Officially Delayed Their July Reopening

Disneyland Has Officially Delayed Their July Reopening

The happiest place on Earth is going to stay empty for a while longer and that is probably a good thing. Disney sent out a statement today that while Shanghai Disney Resort, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, and Walt Disney World Resort have all been approved to reopen after closing down due to the ongoing COVID-19 […]

6 Unique and Magical Gifts Perfect for Dad on Fathers Day

6 Unique and Magical Gifts Perfect for Dad on Father's Day!

Can you believe Father's Day is here? If it weren't for my dad, I wouldn't be into comics or pinball. These unique and magical gifts are perfect for your father, father-like figure, or the person you may call daddy (we don't judge).  Sugarpova Candy Prices vary  Created by tennis superstar Maria Sharapova, this whimsical candy […]

5 of the Cutest Disney Picnic Items for the Summer

5 of the Cutest Disney Picnic Items for the Summer

Warm weather can only mean one thing; outdoor dining. I love going on picnics during the summer and enjoying all the summer fruits and veggies. Picnics are a safe way to maintaining social distancing from people, plus they won't break the bank since you're making and packing your food. Need some new picnic gear? We […]

Star Wars x Igloo is the Perfect Summer Accessory

Star Wars x Igloo is the Perfect Summer Accessory!

As we approach the warmer months, many of you will likely be planning some time in the great outdoors. Be it in your backyard, or practicing safe social distancing at your favorite lake or beach, you're going to need to bring a few snacks with you. I've talked about some of my favorite drinks in […]

Wearing a Mask in Disney Parks Isnt the End of the World

Wearing a Mask in Disney Parks Isn't the End of the World

By now, you've heard the news that Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, is aiming to reopen by July. This comes off the heels of Universal Studio's announcement that they would be opening to guests on June 5. Shanghai Disneyland has also opened up to guests as well — but in a lower capacity, and […]

5 Items from shopDisney to Show Your Pride Mickey Style

5 Items from shopDisney to Show Your Pride, Mickey Style!

Happy Pride Month! While celebrations across the world have been canceled due to the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic, that doesn't mean you can't treat yourself or throw your own party for you at home. These awesome items at shopDisney are fun, trendy, and the perfect accessory for any outfit! Disney Parks Rainbow Belt Bag  $24.99 […]

Stormtroopers are at Disney Springs Enforcing Social Distancing

Stormtroopers are at Disney Springs Enforcing Social Distancing

Disney fans looking for their magic fix have flocked to Disney Springs at the Walt Disney World Resort since it's reopening. People took to Twitter and YouTube to document what it was like to be at Disney Springs during the COVID-19 pandemic. For the most part, people seem to be following the rules and minding […]

Walt Disney World Resort to Begin Phased Park Opening in July

Walt Disney World Resort to Begin Phased Park Opening in July

After Closing in March due to the ongoing global COVID-19 pandemic, the Walt Disney World Resort theme parks will begin a phased reopening starting this July. This comes after the reopening of Shanghai Disneyland earlier this month, followed by the phased reopening of Disney Springs — the popular shopping district inside the Walt Disney World […]

Nerd Food: Totchos from Woodys Lunch Box in Hollywood Studios

Nerd Food: Totchos from Woody's Lunch Box in Hollywood Studios!

Welcome back to another magical Nerd Food — my favorite column to write (aside from deep dives on old books). Today the Disney Parks Blog as released another Disney Parks recipe, this time the delicious totchos from Woody's Lunch Box inside Disney's Hollywood Studios. I've enjoyed this meal several times in the park, as I […]

Nerd Food: The Recipe for Disneys Peanut Butter and Jelly Milkshake

Nerd Food: The Recipe for Disney's Peanut Butter and Jelly Milkshake

The Disney Parks Blog has blessed our taste buds with yet another indulgent recipe, this time straight from the 50's Prime Time Cafe inside of Disney's Hollywood Studios. The Primetime Cafe is one of my absolute favorite places to eat within the Walt Disney World resort in Orlando, Florida. The cafe is pure nostalgia, and […]

Become the Mistress of all Naps with this Maleficent Sleep Mask

Become the Mistress of all Naps with this Maleficent Sleep Mask

Maleficent is, without a doubt, the Mistress of all Evil. After all, she cursed a baby to fall into an endless sleep on her 16th birthday — all because the parents of said baby didn't invite Maleficent to a party. That's pretty bold, cruel, but also so petty that we have no choice but to […]

Nerd Food: Make Your Breakfast Magical With These Pumpkin Pancakes

Nerd Food: Make Your Breakfast Magical With These Pumpkin Pancakes

We're halfway to Halloween, and the Disney Parks Blog is celebrating all things spooky! We recently shared with you their adorably fun Jack Skellington cookies, but now we're going to look at a recipe that's a little more traditionally fall. Now, pumpkin is out of season — but that doesn't mean you still can't enjoy […]

Nerd Food: Disneys Halfway to Halloween Jack Skellington Cookies

Nerd Food: Disney's Halfway to Halloween Jack Skellington Cookies

Can you believe we're halfway to Halloween? Disney is ready to celebrate one of the best holidays with their Halfway To Halloween online celebration. Activities include dressing up, arts and crafts, and my favorite — food! I love Disney food, and I've been making a lot of Disney food at home during the quarantine. Each […]

Nerd Food: The Grey Stuff from Beauty and the Beast is Delicious

Nerd Food: The Grey Stuff from Beauty and the Beast is Delicious

One of the most iconic dishes in Disney animation lore is the grey stuff. First noted in the 1991 film Beauty and the Beast, the weird grey mush looking food captured the imagination of Disney fans immediately. What is the grey stuff? Well, at the time, we had no idea. But according to Lumiere, it […]

8 Items to Recreate the Magic of Disney Parks in Your Home

8 Items to Recreate the Magic of Disney Parks in Your Home

There's something uniquely magical about the Disney Parks. Millions of people visit their respective parks year after year — sometimes multiple times per year! But right now, no one's heading to a Disney Park for a little bit longer (that is unless you're heading to Shanghai Disneyland on May 11th). So what's a person to […]

Details Emerge for Shanghai Disneylands May 11th Reopning

Details Emerge for Shanghai Disneyland's May 11th Reopning

After months of being shuttered to the public, Shanghai Disneyland will reopen Monday, May 11th. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Senior vice president Andrew Bolstein spoke with reporters Saturday, showing the changes the park has put in place for both guest and cast member safety. Bolstein started the tour at the area where guests will […]

Disney Springs at Disney World to Have a Phased Reopening May 20th

Disney Springs at Disney World to Have a Phased Reopening May 20th

Following the exciting news that Shanghai Disneyland is set to reopen May 11th, Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort will have a phased reopening to begin May 20th. In accordance with local government and health officials, Disney will be opening a limited number of stores and restaurants owned by third-party operating participants. This will […]