ABC Emmy nominations 2016

ABC’s Big Emmy Nominations—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

ABC Celebrates 2016 Primetime Emmy Nominations

Earlier this morning, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences announced the nominees for the 68th Primetime Emmy® Awards—and ABC has raked in an impressive 35 nominations! (With all the great shows and stars we have, it’s no surprise!) Take a look at the truly outstanding rundown,…

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Tokyo Disneyland Gets Frozen Forever—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Get Frozen Forever at Tokyo Disneyland This Winter

Feel that? There’s a chill on the horizon, and it’s coming from Tokyo Disney Resort! Our pals in Japan just announced Frozen Forever, a brand-new nighttime entertainment offering to be presented at Tokyo Disneyland Park for a limited time starting January 13, 2017.

Using state-of-the-art…

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Disney Tsum Tsum

Zoom into Disney’s Tsum Tsums

By Courtney Potter

They’re cute, cuddly, and quite collectible: You may already be a fan of Disney’s Tsum Tsum—round plush toys of varying sizes that feature faces of popular Disney characters… But do you know how they first began delighting admirers of all ages? Introduced at Disney Stores in Japan in October 2013, Tsum Tsum (pronounced “soom-soom”)…

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Frozen Fever As Told By Emoji

Short and Sweet: The Story Behind As Told By Emoji

In this digital day and age, folks often prefer texting over making a phone call. It’s quicker, sure—but you also have the option of getting your message across with, well, symbols. They’re called emoji, which means “picture character” in Japanese. Open the texting app in your smartphone of choice and you have hundreds of adorable, hilarious, and sometimes…

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Whistle While They Work—Spotlight on Dream Disney Jobs

Some kids grow up drawing Disney characters and know they want to be Disney animators. Sometimes a first visit to a Disney park is all it takes to spark a young guest toward a career as a Disney Imagineer. But the world of Disney is as vast as fans’ imaginations, and we’ve uncovered some jobs that most people wouldn’t even think existed, from overseeing all of…

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Disney Interactive Is Bringing “Infinite” Gaming Possibilities to D23 EXPO 2015

Whether you like video games that take you to that Galaxy Far, Far Away or entertain you via the mobile device that’s closest at hand, Disney Interactive will be showcasing a game for you at D23 EXPO 2015. The possibilities are, shall we say, infinite!

D23 EXPO 2015 will feature the biggest Star Wars™ and Disney video games in a special presentation in the…

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Disney Infinity Tron

Tron Characters Now Available on Disney Infinity Toy Box 2.0 iOS App

Sam Flynn and Quorra from Tron: Legacy have just joined the Disney Infinity Toy Box 2.0 digital character lineup, exclusively on the iOS app! The characters are now available as digital exclusives for Disney Infinity (2.0 Edition) via the Disney Infinity: Toy Box 2.0 iOS app for $2.99 each, and will be available for PC in March 2015. Both will join all of the…

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Disney Mobile Apps

Disney Announces Disney Infinity and MagicBand Team Up, Plus Imagicademy And Disney Technology Updates At Mobile Product Showcase

Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger and leaders from across The Walt Disney Company revealed new updates on interactive technology from Disney Consumer Products, ABC, Walt Disney Studios, ESPN, Disney Parks, Maker Studios and Disney Interactive in a mobile showcase event at the Walt Disney Studios on Friday, November 14.

Here’s a recap on some of the biggest…

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