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Instapic: Star Wars Bandits. All the cool kids will be wearing them at Star Wars Weekends

from Instagram Are you part of the rebellion or the galactic empire? Disney is pushing the MyMagic+ enabled MagicBands hard. There are a ton of accessories you can add to yours. Above are a few of the Star Wars themed … Continue reading

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Would You Pay $12.95 for a Magic Band?

This post brought to you by Christina Wood of Pixie Vacations, the preferred Disney vacation travel planner of The Disney Blog. Offsite guests can now buy MagicBands for use in the parks. You’ll pay $12.95 for each band, which will … Continue reading

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FastPass+ and MagicBands Takeover Walt Disney World – Part 2: Challenges and Solutions Ahead

The switch from Legacy Fastpass (where select attractions were able to be reserved on a day-of basis as many times as you could according to the rules) to the Next-Gen technology driven Fastpass+ (where most major attractions and many minor … Continue reading

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FastPass+ and MagicBands Takeover Walt Disney World – Part I: My Magic Kingdom Experience

Update: Welcome to NY Times readers. Please find the latest news on MyMagic+ and Fastpass+ here. See all of our coverage here. I went to the Magic Kingdom on Sunday to test how the FastPass+ (FP+) experience would work for … Continue reading

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Staying Off Site? How The New Fastpass+ May Change That.

Editors Note: Disney has never said or implied that Fastpass+ and MagicBands would only be available to on-site guests only. As it stands, that is the current state of the program however. This is an interesting speculation if Disney decides … Continue reading

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