STAR WARS REBELS to debut on WATCH DISNEY XD this Friday!

by Brian Curran on September 24, 2014

Via our friends at Disney: As the force grows stronger and Star Wars fans become more eager for the debut of the animated television movie “Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion,” Disney XD has moved up the debut by three days, to FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 26 for verified users of WATCHDisneyXD.com and the WATCH Disney XD app for smartphones, tablets and connected TVs.

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DLP Imagineering confirms Star Tours upgrade

by Kris Van de Sande on September 15, 2014

Earlier rumours gave us tidbits that the Star Tours: The Adventures Continue update is heading to Paris, but it seems there is much more on hand. An entire Star Wars land may very well be on the books again. Read the rest of this entry »

Tony Baxter and Tomorrowland Preview at D23 Destination D

by Brian Curran on September 10, 2014

D23 Destination D: Attraction Rewind has added Disney Legend Tony Baxter and a sneak peek at the upcoming film Tomorrowland to the event being held at the Walt Disney World Resort November 22-23. Continue reading for more details on the event.

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Adventure Trading Company 2.0

by David Yeh on August 28, 2014

Friday marks the final day of the Adventure Trading Company this summer at Disneyland Park, a fun new game that was playtested at the D23 Expo last year. This revised version of the game makes use of the very same Disney Jujus prizes used last year but with some modified game play that is still a very fun experience for all who partake in it.

There are nine different Disney Jujus to collect in standard game play ($5 each), with a tenth one we’ll tell you about below. Some jujus require a food purchase ($7.50) but you can do as much or as little as you’d like, as long as supplies last.

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Mary Blair Art Exhibit ends September 7 at The Walt Disney Family Museum

by Brian Curran on August 26, 2014

The exhibit of famed Disney artist, Mary Blair at The Walt Disney Family Museum will end on September 7. If you are in the San Francisco area in the next few weeks, please try to visit the museum located on the beautiful Presidio Main Post. I was able to visit the museum and over the summer and spent a good amount of time taking in this amazing exhibit, filled with beautiful art.

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Tony Baxter on the Season Pass Podcast

by David Yeh on August 21, 2014

If you haven’t yet listened to the Season Pass Podcast, here’s one to definitely get you started. Hosts Doug Barnes, Robert Coker, Brent Young, and Ryan Harmon spend a good amount of time talking with Disney Legend Tony Baxter about all things Disneyland past and present.

The podcast covers his thoughts on being awarded a window on Main Street, USA at Disneyland and also the updated Fantasyland in the 80s. What would really come of interest for our readers however are the stories about Indiana Jones and what might have been.

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Star Wars Rebels Series Premiere Date October 3rd

by Brian Curran on August 19, 2014

“Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion” will be available on the Watch Disney XD app, Monday September 29. With the premiere telecast on Disney Channels around the world on October 3rd. For more details continue reading the post below.

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RX droids to appear in Rebels?

by Kris Van de Sande on August 14, 2014

Our friends over at Yakface.com discovered a great new addition to Star Wars Rebels! In a new book titled Star Wars Rebels: Head-to-Head which matches up characters and vehicles from the new series. our beloved Captain REX makes a surprise appearance. We can only conclude that the RX series droids will make an appearance in the new animated series helmed by Dave Filoni. Question is .. will Paul Reubens reprise his role? Read the rest of this entry »

August 2014 Star Trader Update

by David Yeh on August 12, 2014

Over in Star Trader in Tomorrowland we spotted a few new Star Wars items available for purchase. From assorted candies to new plush to apparel, there’s plenty of things to get your Star Wars fandom on. There’s even something called Tagalong, a new magnetized toy that can sit on your shoulder. We’ll also give you a glimpse of some of the Star Tours pins still available for purchase.

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New Star Wars Rebels Preview Tonight

by Brian Curran on August 11, 2014

The first of four all-new “Star Wars Rebels” shorts will be airing tonight after “Gravity Falls” (9:00 PM ET/PT) on Disney XD.

A new “Star Wars Rebels” short will debut on Disney XD each Monday night over the next four weeks.

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