Duff new friends

5 Things to Know About Duffy’s New Friends (and Yours), ‘Olu and Cookie

By Beth Deitchman

The circle of friends continues to grow for Mickey’s favorite bear, Duffy, who has not one but two new friends you may have yet to meet: The curious and inventive Cookie, an adorable puppy who loves coming up with new recipes, is greeting guests at Hong Kong Disneyland; while the tenderhearted turtle ‘Olu (pronounced “Oh-loo”) can now be…

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Ant-Man and the Wasp: Nano Battle!

Big News About Ant-Man and The Wasp-themed Attraction at Hong Kong Disneyland

By Beth Deitchman

At D23 Expo Japan 2018, we first learned that Marvel’s tiniest Super Heroes will be bringing big new thrills to Hong Kong Disneyland in an attraction featuring Ant-Man and The Wasp, and today its name was revealed. Ant-Man and The Wasp: Nano Battle! is scheduled to open in 2019 as part of the resort’s multi-year expansion, which, when complete…

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news briefs 7/11

Life-Size 2 is Shining Bright This Christmas—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Mark your calendars for Life-Size 2 on Freeform; get ready to test your Disney knowledge; and prepare for Christopher Robin’s debut next month… Read more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!
Freeform’s Life Size 2 is Now in Production
No, your eyes aren’t deceiving you—there’s going to be a sequel…

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news briefs 5/29

Maleficent II and Disneyland Paris’ Mouse Party—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

The story of Maleficent and Princess Aurora continues, and there’s a new TV spot for Ant-Man and The Wasp… See more, along with other news from around Disney, in this week’s news briefs!

The Fairy Tale Continues: Maleficent II Goes into Production

In 2014, audiences learned the unique origin story of Sleeping Beauty’s eerily…

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Mystic Point

Explore 5 Mysterious Years of Mystic Point at Hong Kong Disneyland

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Lord Henry Mystic was deep in his adventures when he rescued an adorable monkey from the web of a monstrous spider. Instantly smitten with the peculiar primate, Henry decided to remain in this tropical locale with his new companion, who he named Albert. Thanks to that bond between man and monkey, Mystic Point was born.

This popular location at…

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Disney Parks announcements from D23 Expo Japan 2018

Breaking News About Disney Parks and Resorts from D23 Expo Japan 2018

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Super (Hero) surprises, sneak peeks from a far-off galaxy, and a “Year of Pixar.” Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek just shared with guests at D23 Expo Japan 2018 exciting updates and new details about these and more experiences coming to every Disney theme park all around the globe. Fans can look forward to reimagined…

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D23 Expo Japan 2018

FULL RECAP: D23 Expo Japan 2018 Delights Fans with Disney Magic

By Jeffrey Epstein

Day Three Brings D23 Expo Japan to an Unforgettable Finish

Day three of D23 Expo Japan continued the cascade of the pixie dust that fell upon Tokyo Disney Resort over the long weekend in Japan.

The day opened with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek taking to the Maihama Amphitheater stage to outline some of the thrilling…

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Peter Pan

Fly Around Disney Parks with Peter Pan

By Megan Deppe

Faith, trust, and a little bit of pixie dust was all it took for audiences to fall in love with the boy from Never Land who didn’t want to grow up. Peter Pan has been one of Disney’s most beloved characters for years, both on screen and in Disney parks. Here are some of the many ways that Peter and his faithful companion, Tinker Bell, spread…

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