WDWNT Weekly Recap: Potential FuelRod Swapping Fees, Automated PhotoPass Boxes Take Over, and The Muppets No More at the Magic Kingdom

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Every week is a busy week when it comes to Disney news. To help you keep up with all of the updates coming out of Walt Disney World and other Disney resorts, here’s WDWNT’s weekly recap of the Disney news from September 9-15!

Walt Disney World

Cast member previews have begun on the Skyliner at the Hollywood Studios station

Magic Kingdom

The Muppets’ “Great Moments in American History” show has been cancelled due to budget cuts

Animal Kingdom


Lots of new details have emerged recently for the Guardians of the Galaxy coaster, but sadly there’s still not much to see at the site!

Hollywood Studios

The impressive X-Wing from the Rise of the Resistance queue

Disney Springs

Fall has arrived at Disney Springs!

Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

All-Star Resorts

  • We reviewed the new, bright blue, Sulley cupcake from All-Star Music

Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

Disneyland Resort

Disneyland Park

The Jack Skellington Sipper

Downtown Disney District

Disneyland Paris

Frozen Land Disneyland Paris Walt Disney Studios Park
Beautiful new concept artwork for the upcoming Frozen land in Disneyland Paris

Tokyo Disney Resort

How adorable is this Pascal animatroic?! Just look at his happy little face.

Disney Vacation Club

  • A new ruling means that Disney Vacation Club owners must purchase a minimum of 100 points direct from DVC in order to qualify for Membership Extras

New Merchandise

Arendelle Aqua has sent flurries through the parks!
This super-snuggly Sleeping Pua has arrived!

Entertainment & Media

Other Disney News

That’s all of the Disney news for this past week! Make sure you check back at the end of each week for our weekly recaps!

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Madeleine is a languages student from England who spends more time watching Disney movies in foreign languages and calling it "revision" than actually doing the set work. She has a tendency to plan Disney holidays for other people, whether they asked or not, and loves talking about the parks to absolutely anyone who will listen. Get in touch - [email protected]

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The animal kingdom pin trading event could be pretty cool!!