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Dirk Wallen’s 10/27/13 WDW Photo Report

WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen visited Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and the All-Star Resorts last week and has a number of newsworthy photos to share with us from his trip, so let’s take a look:

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They are still testing Downtown Disney busses from Animal Kingdom daily

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In preparation for the new queue for Festival of the Lion King in Africa, Tusker House is getting some work done

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Work continues on the new Festival of the Lion King theater

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In the queue for Expedition Everest, the screens were finally turned on for this new display in the queue

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These should interact with MagicBands in the coming weeks

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The ads are pretty funny

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Frozen billboard outside Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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There are 4 new screens installed at the canner at Star Tours as well

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We assume these will interact with MagicBand as well at some point

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Frozen banners are now hanging in the animation courtyard

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There are construction walls up by PIXAR Place for some reason

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The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights is ready to premiere on November 8th

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At the All-Star Resorts, more of these trophy cases have been installed. This one is at Music.

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At Movies, the display changes between The Muppets and Star Wars

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Eventually, these displays may interact with your MagicBand as well

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Here is the Star Wars display

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MagicBand accessories are now available at most of the resorts