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Tour The Art Behind Seekers of the Weird Comic from Disney Kingdoms Series

Geek & Sundry is talking comics in a weekly video podcast hosted by Amy Dallen. Their most recent video looked at “Seekers of the Weird,” a comic series developed by Walt Disney’s Imagineers and artists from Marvel and based on … Continue reading

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Disney Imagineering Announces Winners of Student Design Competition

Every year since 1991 the Imagineers at Disney have launched a contest asked college students to send in their biggest, brightest, and most magical ideas for a new park, attraction, hotel, or other concept. The theme this year for the … Continue reading

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Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Cars Paint & Design with Walt Disney’s Imagineers

We’re very excited to receive this new video interview with Walt Disney Imagineers Ben Van Beusekon and Mary Mac Eachin who explain the creative process behind designing and producing themed cars for Seven Dwarfs Mine Train roller coaster. In the … Continue reading

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Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Construction Update from Disney World

Construction on the last attraction remaining to be completed for the New Fantasyland expansion at the Magic Kingdom has taken some exciting leaps since we last checked in. Although they weren’t testing on the day I was there, as you … Continue reading

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Magic Kingdom Meet & Greet Adds Extra Magic with Talking Mickey Mouse

Disney has been working on their “living character” initiative for over a dozen years. My first encounter with the technology was with an interactive Stitch in Disneyland’s Tomorrowland. Since then there has been Lucky the Dinosaur, Turtle Talk with Crush, … Continue reading

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