BREAKING: New Details of Rise of the Resistance Ride Emerge, Including Partial Synopsis for Star Wars – Galaxy’s Edge

900w 600h 022719 galaxys edge announcements 1 17

One of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge’s centerpieces will be Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, and thanks to reports from D23 and Entertainment Weekly, we now have a better look than ever at the new attraction. Entertainment Weekly‘s Anthony Breznican got an first look at the attraction, and provided a detailed description of this new … Read more

BREAKING: Every Shop and New Merchandise Revealed for Star Wars – Galaxy’s Edge; Droid Depot, Resistance Supply, and More!

Screen Shot 2019 02 28 at 1.43.57 AM

The following information comes to us from D23.com: Droid Depot: The Droid Depot is located in the market, inviting patrons to pick parts and pieces off a conveyor belt, then build and customize their astromech droids (R-series or BB-series); the droids are capable of interacting with elements in the land, responding to guests’ behaviors. Additional … Read more

BREAKING: Docking Bay 7, Ronto’s Roasters, Kat Sakas’s Kettle Restaurants Revealed, Full Food & Drink Menus for Star Wars – Galaxy’s Edge

900w 600h 022719 galaxys edge announcements 3 6

The following information was released on D23.com: Oga’s Cantina If you’re like C-3PO, who thinks “space travel sounds rather perilous”—or if you simply want to unwind after a daring day of wandering through Black Spire Outpost—look no further than Oga’s Cantina, where even the blaster-bolt scorches on the walls tell a story. Run by an … Read more

BREAKING: Sneak Peek of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Released, Including Full Menus, Merchandise, and Ride Walkthroughs

SWGE Rise of the Resistance Hallway

With the opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland park edging ever closer, lots of news is brewing. Disneyland Park Cast Members recently got a unique preview of what the costumes across Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will look like. Designs for the costumes will vary throughout the Village, Smuggler’s Run, and Rise Of The Resistance areas … Read more

BREAKING: Star Wars – Galaxy’s Edge Cast Costumes and Nametags Revealed UPDATE

star wars galaxys edge costumes 1

Cast Members at Disneyland got a sneak peek at what the costumes across Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge will look like, and they have taken to the internet to share these details! It looks like Cast Members will have over 20 different costume looks, and have the option to mix and match pieces as they like … Read more

PHOTOS: Star Wars – Galaxy’s Edge Construction Progress at Disneyland Park

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Construction

With the opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge just a few months away, we decided to share some updated photos of the construction. It is really starting to take shape and is visible from many locations in the park. The first spot is Mickey & Friends Parking Structure. This has long been the place to … Read more

WDWNT Weekly Recap: Big Epcot Plans, Speedy Skyliner Gondolas, and Lots More Character-Themed Treats

weekly recap 224 featured

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 this week’s Disney news from February 18-24! Walt Disney World We were very excited to see that the gondolas for … Read more

PHOTO REPORT: Disney’s Hollywood Studios 2/23/19 (Bus Loop Nears Completion, Galaxy’s Edge Construction, ETC.)

HS 2 19 19 10

We’re about two months into 2019 now, which means we’re inching ever closer to the ultimate opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The goal post is within sight, and Disney is rushing to get all the infrastructure in place to handle the incoming crowds. Let’s see how it’s coming along. Bus … Read more

BREAKING: Height Requirement Revealed for Rise of the Resistance, Ride Features “A Swift Drop” for Guests in Star Wars – Galaxy’s Edge

Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

Due to the ride reportedly ending with a “swift drop”, Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance will have a minimum height requirement when Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens later this year at Disneyland and Disney’s Hollywood Studios.   The information comes to us from the ride’s warning sign which will be located outside of the … Read more

Guests Will Be Required To Stay in Oga’s Cantina While Consuming Alcoholic Beverages at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in Disneyland Park

59188865 3D28 4247 9339 0CFD2E35F271

You’ll have to scarf down that pint of Galaxy’s Edge Ale if you want to go for a spin on the Millennium Falcon. Guests are getting curious about the galactic rules and regulations that will be in place once Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens, and it appears that Oga’s Cantina won’t exactly be the lawless … Read more

PHOTOS: Star Wars Speeder Bike Photo-Op Removed from Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Star Wars Speeder Photo

The much loved Star Wars Speeder Bike photo-op near Star Tours in Hollywood Studios has been completely removed. Last week, we reported that the photo op was behind walls as the park worked on new paths for the upcoming opening of Galaxy’s Edge. At that time, the fate of the speeder bike was unknown, as … Read more

More Details on the Planet Batuu, Oga’s Cantina, and Millennium Falcon Ride Revealed in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Novel

Flight of falcon map

Yesterday, we shared the announcement of new books, comics, and fables to come surrounding the planet Batuu and the village of Black Spire Outpost in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. One of the books already released was Star Wars: Pirate’s Price by Lou Anders. (Click here for an excerpt!) It follows Han Solo and Chewbacca and their adventures in … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Disney Releases New Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Preview, Interview with Construction Manager from Imagineering

Screen Shot 2019 01 31 at 4.19.42 PM

Want a sneak peek at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge? Find out how Batuu is taking shape, and just what it takes to create a planet. As a Construction Manager at Walt Disney Imagineering for the last 10 years, Kristina Dewberry takes us behind the scenes on one of the coolest jobs in any galaxy in … Read more

“Star Wars” Cookbook, Comics, and Novels Featuring Ties To Galaxy’s Edge Theme Park Land Coming Soon

galaxys edge novels 1

With Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opening at Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort later this year, publishers are providing us with a literary step into the new land of Batuu with new books, comics, and fables surrounding the fringes of Wild Space. These new books and comics intersect with the Star Wars characters we know … Read more

Millennium Falcon: Smuggler’s Run Will Have a Single Rider Line in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

DDFA6E94 6DC5 4784 A67C 631DA844E2E2

Those who wish to travel without anyone else they know aboard the Millennium Falcon will be in luck when Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens later this year at Disneyland and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Thanks to the rather odd seating configuration and the need for there to be guests in each seat to operate certain tasks (we … Read more

PHOTOS: New Arrival, Bag Check Structure Erected at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

vertical construction hollywood studios

Disney’s Hollywood Studios is experiencing a major renovation for the upcoming opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. Not only does it have to streamline aesthetics for the incorporation of the Skyliner, it also has to change its overall infrastructure to accommodate for the sheer masses that will be streaming through its gates come Fall. The newest … Read more