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Walt Disney World Park Maps To Get a Makeover on March 3rd

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

Starting on March 3rd, 2013, new Walt Disney World Resort park maps are coming… This will be the first major change made to the WDW park maps since the late-1990′s. The new maps are designed to align in look and feel with the My Disney Experience app. You’ll even notice that there is a QR [...]

Goodbye Paper Tickets! RFID Tickets Now Rolling Out at Walt Disney World

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

Disney has issued a formal statement to cast members about the roll-out of new RFID tickets this week as they prepare for the launch of MyMagic+: As we convert our theme park entrances to touch points, single or multi-day tickets purchased at Vacation Planning and Guest Relations locations beginning Jan. 30 will be enabled with [...]

New “Next-Gen” Finale Scene Debuts at “it’s a small world”

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

Just last week, we showed you that Imagineers were working on a new finale scene inside “it’s a small world” at the Magic Kingdom. Well, for the most part, their work is done: As you can see, the scene has been freshened up a bit. All 22 goodbye phrases are still there, but new accents [...]

Dirk Wallen’s 1/11/13 Magic Kingdom Photo Report

Friday, January 11th, 2013

WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen visited the Magic Kingdom earlier today and has some great newsworthy photos to share with us (including our first look at the Big Thunder Mountain interactive queue), so let’s take a look: More RFID entrances being installed at the Magic Kingdom Kodak references still up at Town Square Theater Plenty of [...]

Dirk Wallen’s 1/9/13 Hollywood Studios Photo Report

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen made a quick trip over to Disney’s Hollywood Studios earlier today and has a couple of newsworthy photos to share with us from his trip. Let’s take a look: Peter Pan blu-ray billboard in the parking lot We’re still letting the memories begin… More RFID entrances are being installed in preparation [...]

From Pirates, to Princesses, to Cars, Guest “MagicBands” Will Be Fully Customizable

Monday, January 7th, 2013

Disney released a few MagicBand press pictures not too long ago, and if you look closely, you can see guests using bands of various designs and colors If you look really closely, you can even see one child has a Pirates of the Caribbean themed MagicBand This is really just the beginning of the customization [...]

“MyMagic+” and “MagicBand” Are About to Change the Way You Visit Walt Disney World

Sunday, January 6th, 2013

We’ve been keeping you updated on tests of FastPass+ and “Order Ahead” dining over the last few months, well, now we have the official word from Disney on how all of this “Next-Gen” technology will tie together to change the way guests experience Walt Disney World. If you have been following this site and our [...]