Test Your Knowledge to See If You’re an Ultimate D23 Fan

By Karina Schink

This year marks our 10 year anniversary of being the official Disney fan club, and to celebrate, we wanted to test you on your D23 trivia knowledge. Take our quiz to find out where you rank. Make sure to scroll down for the answers, and to see how big of a D23 fan you are!

1. What does D23 stand for?
A) D stands for Disney and 23 for 1923, the…

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Everywhere You Can Adventure with Indiana Jones at Disney Parks

By Jocelyn Buhlman

We’re celebrating the 35th anniversary of Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom this month as part of our year-long FAN-niversary celebration! Of course, whenever we want to celebrate something big, there’s only one place to go—Disney parks! To help wish a happy 35 years to Indy’s second cinematic adventure, we’ve rounded up our favorite…

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Every Digital Disney twenty-three Article to Celebrate 10 Years of D23

By D23 Team

Our 10-year FANniversary celebration encompasses all things D23: 10 years of amazing events, 10 years of unbelievable D23 Expos, 10 years of stunning member gifts, and—of course—10 years of the Disney twenty-three publication! All D23 Gold Members receive a one-year subscription to our collectible publication, filled with stunning photography,…

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The Love Bug

Did You Know? 5 High-Speed Facts About The Love Bug

By Jim Fanning

Shifting for himself against all odds, that scrappy little speedster Herbie first sped into view 50 years ago when The Love Bug was released on March 13, 1969. This high-octane comedy hit about a Volkswagen “Beetle” with a mind—and heart—of its own is one of Disney’s most popular hits. Through the magic of Disney special effects, the lovable…

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D23 Memories

10 FAN-tastic Memories from 10 D23 Team Members

By the D23 Team

Today marks our 10th anniversary since D23: The Official Disney Fan Club was founded, and since we’ve been sharing magical Disney moments with Disney fans. We love celebrating Disney with fans because we’re Disney fans, too! To help celebrate our milestone anniversary, we asked 10 of our team members to share their favorite moments from when we…

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So Much Swag! Unboxing 10 Years of D23 Gold Member Gifts

By Zach Johnson

In celebration of D23’s 10th anniversary, we’re unboxing the magic once again by taking a closer look at all the exclusive goodies our Gold Members have received over the years. From limited-edition lithographs to rare reproductions, D23 Gold Members have amassed quite a collection!

Without further ado, here is the complete list of annual D23…

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Test Your Disney Knowledge with The Ultimate Anniversary Quiz

By Karina Schink

This year is our 10th anniversary! That’s right—10 years ago today D23 became the first Official Disney Fan Club, and each year, it’s only gotten better. We’re honoring our first decade by testing your own Disney knowledge with a trivia quiz! But, this isn’t just any trivia quiz. Our Anniversary Quiz is filled with questions honoring each…

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Which Chip ‘n’ Dale Rescue Rangers Character Are You Most Like?

By Jocelyn Buhlman

This year marks the 30th anniversary of our favorite two gumshoes who are picking up the slack. That’s right, Chip ‘n’ Dale: Rescue Rangers first debuted in 1989, and 30 years later we are still marathoning this Disney Afternoon classic (and getting the theme song stuck in our head). Whether you fell in love with the team of daring…

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Sleeping Beauty

11 Royal Facts You Might Not Know About Sleeping Beauty

By Jim Fanning

Released on January 29, 1959, Walt Disney’s Sleeping Beauty is celebrating 60 years of timeless characters, magnificent music of the classical kind, and dazzling animated artistry. One of the most elaborate animated features ever produced, this enchanting epic tells the spellbinding tale of a lovely princess cursed by an evil fairy to fall into a…

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How Eyvind Earle’s Stunning Art Made Sleeping Beauty a “Moving Illustration”

By Charles Solomon

The amazing artwork of Sleeping Beauty has now become iconic for its unique detail and shape, but how did the stunning designs of this animated classic come to be?

The day Walt Disney put the first scenes from Sleeping Beauty into production, he told sequence director Eric Larson, “What we want out of this is a moving illustration. I don’t…

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