CONCEPT ART: New areas featuring Never Land, Arendelle, and Rapunzel’s Tower, plus new Hotel confirmed
Jun13

CONCEPT ART: New areas featuring Never Land, Arendelle, and Rapunzel’s Tower, plus new Hotel confirmed

Oriental Land Co., Ltd. confirmed expansion plans for a new themed port at Tokyo DisneySea which will include areas representing Arendelle, Never Land, and Rapunzel’s Tower. The expansion will be crested with a brand new Disney Hotel. The expansion at Tokyo DisneySea will create an eighth themed port that is inspired by a magical spring leading to a world of Disney fantasy and will include four new attractions, several...

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TIMELINE: A look back at the history of PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN
Jun12

TIMELINE: A look back at the history of PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN

Pirates of the Caribbean opened in 1967 at Disneyland Park and it was part of the dawning of a new era in theme park entertainment. It would go on to inspire similar attractions at Disney Parks around the world and eventually the popular film franchise. To celebrate the recent reopening of the attraction this past weekend, we have a great timeline of the attraction’s history, courtesy of Disney. January 3, 1965 Walt Disney talks...

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Mickey Mouse’s 90th birthday celebration this year is going to be HUGE
Mar01

Mickey Mouse’s 90th birthday celebration this year is going to be HUGE

He’s a shining star and his great bit heart is gold and this year… he’s turning 90 years old! That’s right, Mickey Mouse, the big cheese himself, is celebrating 90 years since his theatrical debut in “Steamboat Willie.” To commemorate the special guy, Disney is planning a gigantic GLOBAL celebration. At Disney Parks World’s Biggest Mouse Party will be taking place later this year with special...

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Could Disneyland Resort follow Tokyo Disneyland’s new tougher rules for Annual Passes?
Feb14

Could Disneyland Resort follow Tokyo Disneyland’s new tougher rules for Annual Passes?

OLC recently announced changes coming to its Annual Pass program for Tokyo Disneyland and they should definitely start to change traffic patterns at the popular parks. Disneyland Resort in California raised its prices last weekend on tickets and Annual Passes and amid speculation that more changes and restrictions could be coming, Tokyo confirmed the following changes to their Annual Pass program. The below changes will be effective...

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Disney Parks complete recap from #D23ExpoJapan; Disneyland, Walt Disney World, Paris, Hong Kong
Feb11

Disney Parks complete recap from #D23ExpoJapan; Disneyland, Walt Disney World, Paris, Hong Kong

At the D23 Expo Japan, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek lead a presentation to talk about big news and details for various projects occurring at Disney Parks all around the world. Walt Disney World takes the lion’s share of the news with updates also included for Disneyland Resort, Disneyland Paris, and even Adventures by Disney. See now an aggregation of all the news announced this weekend organized by...

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Mickey Mouse is doing another world tour to celebrate his birthday!
Nov02

Mickey Mouse is doing another world tour to celebrate his birthday!

To celebrate his upcoming birthday, Mickey Mouse is surprising some of his biggest fans in eight locations around the globe. Leading up to the big day on November 18. Mickey will take off to such exciting destinations as Japan, Chile, Canada, China, England and the United States. These magical moments will be captured and shared on Disney’s Mickey Mouse Facebook and Instagram pages. Mickey will bring a few more surprises when he...

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PICTORIAL: Get a full look at the #D23Expo Showfloor
Jul27

PICTORIAL: Get a full look at the #D23Expo Showfloor

Now that we’re (mostly) caught up with looking at everything from San Diego Comic-Con, we’re taking a look back at the D23 Expo 2017. Today we’re taking a look at the expansive Showfloor which offered experiences from various realms of the Disney empire including Disney Theatrical, Consumer Products and Interactive Media, Studios, Parks and Resorts, and more! It’s only been a few weeks but relive now the D23...

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What is Disney planning with this new Magic Bench technology??
Jul26

What is Disney planning with this new Magic Bench technology??

Disney Research released a video today showcasing some of the impressive advancements that they’ve made with augmented reality and overcoming some of the challenges that make its use mostly burdensome due to several limitations. It really awakens the imagination to envision all the different ways in which Disney may be planning to use the technology in future theme park uses including the new Galaxy’s Edge Star Wars themed...

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JULY, BIG TEE BLOWOUT! Find Disney-related tees and more on sale now at our TeePublic Store!
Jul20

JULY, BIG TEE BLOWOUT! Find Disney-related tees and more on sale now at our TeePublic Store!

If you’re into the geeky tee thing then this is a perfect opportunity for you to not only get some gear to represent your nerdom but also help your fellow geeks here at MouseInfo! From now through this weekend, everything in our MouseInfo Teepublic Store is on sale for up to 30%. Not only do you get some fancy new gear, but you help support our operation here to continue bringing you more info about the mouse. Here’s a few...

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Treasures in themselves, the Maps of the Disney Parks on display at #D23Expo were a true highlight
Jul19

Treasures in themselves, the Maps of the Disney Parks on display at #D23Expo were a true highlight

Author and Disney historian Jeff Kurti led a mellow but interesting panel at the D23 Expo 2017 taking a look at the very storied history of the Maps of the Disney Parks. He was joined Vanessa Hunt who helps curate the artwork in the collection at the Disney Archives. Two special panelists were also available for part of the panel including Imagineering Ambassador, Marty Sklar, and Imagineer (and son of legendary artist Sam...

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