Hollywood Studios Braced For Major Changes

With firm rumours of a major overhaul of the Echo Lake area of Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Star Wars looks set to be expanding over the next 2, probably more years at Disney’s smallest theme park. Now that the Backlot Tours … Continue reading

Tomorrowland Movie – Preview And Effects On WDW

Due for release in the early summer of 2015, Brad Bird’s ‘Tomorrowland‘ shows all of the promising signs to become a rather special part of the on screen year. With that essential element of escapism, and of course, one incredibly … Continue reading

EPCOT Pavilion Rumours – Puerto Rico

On numerous occasions, Brazil had been rumoured to be heading to Epcot’s World Showcase.  The Fifa World Cup 2014, with its huge global reach would have been the perfect opportunity for sponsors to step forward with a deal to bring … Continue reading

Disney’s Studio Backlot Tour To Permanently Close

Unless you are really quick, the next time you visit Hollywood Studios, you will have only 5 rides to choose from! As of September 27th 2014, the Studio Backlot Tour will permanently close its doors forever. As one of the … Continue reading

Star Wars ‘Tatooine’ Hollywood Studios Rumours

Len Testa, the author of the Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World talks to Disney commentator Jim Hill about the long standing rumours about Star Wars Land coming to Hollywood Studios. Having listened to the podcast several times, we could … Continue reading

Move it, Shake It, Celebrate It! Street Party Update Rumour

News is flying around that an update to the Move it, Shake It, Celebrate It! Street Party at the Magic Kingdom will take place this fall. WDWMagic are predicting that the show will lose The Mad Hatter, Sebastian and Lumiere. This fabulous event … Continue reading

Frozen Ride At Epcot More Likely Than Ever!

UPDATE: SEPTEMBER 12th 2014 Disney have confirmed that Maelstrom will be transformed into a Frozen themed attraction.  No further details exist, but the timing does reflect a closure on October 5th 2014. A Frozen themed Cinderella Castle will also feature in … Continue reading

American Idol to Close in 2015

UPDATE Aug 26th 2014 Disney have confirmed that American Idol Experience will close on August 30th 2014 to make way for a Frozen Sing Along, but have also confirmed that the Indiana Jones Stunt Spectacular will not be closing as rumoured … Continue reading

Epcot’s Maelstrom looks doomed to become Frozen!

If the latest Epcot Maelstrom and Frozen Ride theme park rumours are true, and indeed they are looking very increasingly likely, those that are visiting Epcot in 2014 might want to make a recording of those chilling Norsk words; “You are not … Continue reading

Magic Kingdom Site has a Seven Dwarf Mine Train Teaser

  If you head over to the main page of the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train on the Magic Kingdom official website, you will see a fairly standard attraction page for New Fantasyland’s soon to open ride. With some nice descriptions … Continue reading

From MGM Studios to Hollywood Studios in 25 years!

Orlando’s 4th most popular theme park blows 25 candles out next month as it celebrates a quarter of a century of fun as a movie based theme park. It’s going to be one gorgeous celebration, with all of the usual … Continue reading

Epcot’s Soarin’ will include WDW Footage!

UPDATE April 25th 2014 A helicopter ‘Fly By’ is scheduled this weekend at WDW Epcot & Magic Kingdom areas Between 9:30am and 10:30am on Saturday April 27th Epcot & Magic Kingdom areas Between 5:30am and Midday on Sunday April 28th … Continue reading

Disney Bus from Downtown Disney to Animal Kingdom

When we first saw the news that a new trial bus service would be in operation between Downtown Disney and Animal Kingdom, we were excited and puzzled! Thoughts raced through our minds! Our first thought was; Wow!  Free parking for … Continue reading

Harry Potter Update – Hogwarts Express Train Arrives

Haha! At last, we are finding out a little more about Universal’s seemingly secret goings on in Diagon Alley at Universal Studios! Although not due to open until the Summer of 2014, the new attraction area is one of the … Continue reading

Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley Update for Universal Studios

We thought we would give  a little update on the progress over at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter: Diagon Alley. First things first! The latest rumoured opening date is July of 2014, just under 12 months to wait!  The … Continue reading

Willy Wonka Replaces the Lost Continent? (Early Rumours)

Rumours Suggest Willy Wonka Replaces Lost Continent at Some Point! The much trusted Orlandoinformer site always seemed to have big connections over at Universal Studios but things appeared to change a little around the time of the Transformers Ride launch.  I … Continue reading

Gwazi Lightning Strike Update – Busch Gardens 6th August 2013

 Gwazi Lightning Strike Update – The ride is back in operation! 8th August 2013 Following the recent reports that the $10m Gwazi over at Busch Gardens had suffered a lightning strike last Friday, we can confirm that repairs are now … Continue reading

Avatar Land Rumours – Animal Kingdom Update

Recent Delays to the Lion King Festival Move have Fuelled Avatar Land Rumours In the last week, Disney pushed the 2013 winter date for the new Lion King show move to the Tusker House area of the Animal Kingdom back … Continue reading

D23 Disney Rumours – Some To be Clearer at the D23 Expo in August

D23 will sort some Disney rumours out over the 9th-11th August Weekend Avatar Land, New Star Wars Attractions and Disney Springs are expected to be in the spotlight but there’s little news right now that anything more about other much … Continue reading

Busch Gardens Rumours Point to Restaurant Closures

It’s very sad to see one of your favorite theme parks making changes. Small upgrades in the Magic Kingdom for example can have guests taking angrily to forums and blogs. When it’s something like the rumoured Figment getting the axe … Continue reading