In less than a month Disney Interactive will pull the plug on three of its MMORPG online virtual worlds. Pixie Hollow, Pirates of the Caribbean Online, and Toontown Online will all close for good on September 19, 2013. If you have an account you can… Read More »Disney Interactive to Shutter Three Virtual Worlds
Chris is a 3D printing enthusiast out of Chicago and a big Disney fan. He’s on a quest to produce 3D printed versions of every Disney ride vehicle and he picked a perfect one to start with, the People Mover TTA car from Magic Kingdom.
He’s working on a second prototype and says the doors will even slide. More from Chris on his excellent blog The New Hobbyist including this build of Arduino powered Haunted Mansion singing busts for Halloween.Read More »3D Printed TTA Ride Vehicle
I’ve stated before that I was unhappy with Disney for making their official fan club pay membership only. If you’re a fan, you’re a fan. You shouldn’t have to pay to get access to the information, events, and discounts that the company should want its… Read More »Official Disney Fan Club D23 to Offer New Free Membership, Finally
The DisneyBound Tumblr is a wonderful effort by Leslie Kay. She puts together clothing and accessories that together make up the look of a popular Disney Character. She then provides links to where you can purchase these items to help you complete the look. She… Read More »Dress Like Disney, but Subtly.
From time to time, I like to stop and take the pulse of the community that has grown up around The Disney Blog. I get to know you better and you get to know your voice is being heard. Plus, having good statistics helps The Disney Blog do some of the things that are needed to keep the lights on around here.
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Finally, the Orlando Food Truck craze comes to Disney World. Well, not quite but practically there. A “Food Pod” (a group of 6 to 8 trucks) will be parking just a few miles north of Walt Disney World along Apoka Vineland at the Jewish Community… Read More »Orlando Food Trucks Stopping Near Disney, Finally
The family of Dawn Brancheau, the Killer Whale trainer tragically killed at SeaWorld Orlando earlier this year, has started a foundation in her memory. The Dawn Brancheau Foundation, as you might expect, supports the things that Brancheau was involved in in her life, organizations like… Read More »Dawn Brancheau Foundation
Disney fans are everywhere. No, she wasn’t driving the SUV that struck the Monorail support pillar, but Amanda Tinney (of DisneyEveryDay.com) was on the scene yesterday in the EPCOT Parking lot and took the above photo on her mobile phone. Those beams are pretty strong,… Read More »SUV strikes Monorail Pillar closes EPCOT loop for an hour