2021 Attendance Index Suggests More Guests Visited Universal Orlando Theme Parks, Defeating 3 Walt Disney World Parks

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The Themed Entertainment Association has released their 2021 Index, which evaluates attendance at themed attractions around the world. The latest report indicates that Universal Studios Florida & Universal’s Islands of Adventure may have possibly surpassed three Walt Disney World theme parks in annual attendance. While the TEA Index is widely referenced within the industry, it … Read more

REVIEW: 50th Anniversary “it’s a small world” Berbere-Chickpea Flatbread & Brazil Nut Cake at Magic Kingdom

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On our most recent stop at Pinocchio Village Haus in Magic Kingdom, we noticed two new 50th anniversary menu items: an “it’s a small world”-themed berbere-chickpea flatbread and a Brazil nut cake. These replaced the Chicken Souvlaki Flatbread and Traditional Baklava. Berbere-Chickpea Flatbread – $12.29 Spiced Hummus, Tomato, and Red Onion drizzled with Coriander-Chutney Dressing … Read more

New Disney’s Riviera Resort Merchandise Arrives At Walt Disney World Resort

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We recently found some new chic merchandise at Disney’s Riviera Resort. With the European theme of the resort, this blue Corkcicle tumbler and Tommy Bahama pullover are nice additions to the merchandise collection. Disney’s Riviera Resort Corkcicle Tumbler – $39.99 This blue Corkcicle features the logo of Disney’s Riviera Resort in gold, along a dark … Read more

New EPCOT 40 Merchandise Available At Creations Shop

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On our most recent visit to Creations Shop, we noticed two new additions to the EPCOT 40 merchandise collection. We found a new toothpick holder, which can also be used a shot glass, as well as a lit figurine featuring Figment in front of Spaceship Earth. Figment and Spaceship Earth Light-Up Figure – $125 This … Read more

Mickey Mouse: The Main Attraction – Prince Charming Regal Carrousel Ears Now Available At Walt Disney World Resort

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While many items from the Mickey Mouse: The Main Attraction Prince Charming Regal Carrousel series have already arrived, fans can finally get the ears from the set. The ears feature a variety of touches that tie back into the classic Magic Kingdom attraction. Mickey Mouse: The Main Attraction – Prince Charming Regal Carrousel Ears – … Read more

Disney and Marvel Accused of Plagiarizing Art for “Werewolf By Night” Poster

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With the recent release of the “Werewolf By Night” poster, graphic designer Midiankai noticed uncanny similarities to their previous work with rock band Born From Pain. While plagiarism is a very subjective thing, many of the details seem to closely match the artist’s “Lone Wolf” design. While there are differences between Midiankai’s design (left) and … Read more

New Figment Imagination Institute Ear Headband Arrives at EPCOT

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Originally spotted at D23 Expo, these Figment and Imagination Institute inspired ears showcase everyone’s favorite purple dragon upon a purple triangle tiled background. Showing off the icons from Journey Into Imagination With Figment at EPCOT, this headband is the perfect way to show off your colorful imagination. Figment Imagination Institute Ear Headband – $34.99 The … Read more

New Haunted Mansion Loungefly Wallpaper Bag and ID Holder at Walt Disney World

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We recently found two ghoulish new items at Walt Disney World Resort, a new ID holder and a Haunted Mansion Loungefly bag inspired by the attraction’s signature wallpaper. Loungefly Haunted Mansion Wallpaper Bag – $70 This Loungefly bag is covered with the wallpaper used throughout the historic ride. The purple patterned wallpaper adorns the front … Read more

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge Welcomes Beni the Baby Okapi

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This morning Disney Parks announced on Twitter the birth of a baby Okapi named Beni. He is one of the newest additions to the variety of animals at Walt Disney World Resort, following the recent announcement of a baby Springbok joining the herd. Born on July 17, this endangered baby Okapi was born from two … Read more

Disney Genie+ Reaches Highest Price Ever at Walt Disney World Resort


Recent price increases have hit the Walt Disney World Resort, and the most recent casualty of this appears to be Disney Genie+. With the new variable pricing for Disney Genie+ having gone into effect, a new price increase is showing up within the parks. The price for Disney Genie+ has reached its highest so far, … Read more

REVIEW: New 50th Anniversary Pluto Dome Cake at Magic Kingdom

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As part of the newest batch of 50th anniversary treats, Gaston’s Tavern is now serving a Pluto Dome Cake. This has replaced the Goofy Dome Cake. Pluto Dome Cake – $8.29 Gluten-friendly Peanut Butter Mousse with a Chocolate Ganache Center on top of a Chocolate Flourless Cake This Pluto themed dome cake features chocolate ganache … Read more

New Apparel Featuring Mickey & Friends Now Available at Walt Disney World Resort

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On our most recent visit to Walt Disney World Resort, we found a large variety of new apparel featuring Mickey and his assorted friends. Mickey & Friends Crop Tie-Dye Hoodie – $54.99 This hoodie features a cropped bottom, as well as a purple and orange tie-dye background. Mickey & Friends are featured in the center. … Read more

REVIEW: 50th Anniversary ‘Twinkle Twinkle Little Bat’ Slush Arrives at Magic Kingdom

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This morning, we noticed a new slush at Magic Kingdom at the Cheshire Cafe. The Twinkle Twinkle Little Bat slush is part of the 50th anniversary celebrations. Twinkle Twinkle Little Bat Slush – $5.99 The “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Bat” name references the poem written by Louis Carroll. This poem was recited by The Dormouse in … Read more

New Price Increases on Rapid Fill Cups At Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

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On our most recent visit to Walt Disney World Resort, we noticed the Rapid Fill cups available to resort guests increased in price by $2.00. These cups allow refills for the entire length of your resort stay, with most standard non-alcoholic beverages being available. These refill stations are only available within resorts but can be … Read more

New Mickey & Minnie Apparel Available at Disneyland Resort

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At the Emporium in Disneyland Park, we noticed some new Mickey & Minnie apparel. Between shirts, jackets, and dresses, everything you need for a lovely outfit has appeared. Mickey & Minnie White Button Up Shirt – $69.99 This button up shirt fits the classical Disney style, featuring Mickey & Minnie in black and white form, … Read more

Marvel Delays Release Dates for ‘Blade,’ ‘Deadpool 3,’ ‘Avengers: Secret Wars’ And More

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Thanks to The Hollywood Reporter, we found out about this recent shift to the Marvel release schedule, affecting popular franchises such as Blade and Deadpool. “Deadpool 3” Has been moved from September 6, 2024, to November 8, 2024. “Blade” is being released on September 6, 2024, a large jump from the original September 3, 2023 … Read more