Monsters Inc., Ride & Go Seek!

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Tokyo Disneyland’s Monster’s Inc., Ride & Go Seek!

By Mark Schirmer

Ten years ago, Imagineering Executive Creative Producer Mark Schirmer told Disney twenty-three how he and fellow Imagineers brought their Monsters, Inc. Ride & Go Seek! dark ride to light at Tokyo Disneyland. In honor of the 10-year anniversary of this innovative attraction, we look back at the story Schirmer wrote for the publication.

Our…

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2319 day

Happy 2319 from the D23 Team!

By Justin Arthur

On February 3, 2019 (get it? 2/3/19?), D23 is declaring it 2319 Day, in honor of one of our favorite Monster’s Inc. moments. So break out the snow cones!

Artist Jerrod Maruyama scared up this incredible image to celebrate the day with us. Check out more of his amazing work at the WonderGround Gallery and at the Epcot International Festival of…

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kingdom hearts 3

Kingdom Hearts III Opens the Door to the World of Monsters, Inc.

By Jocelyn Buhlman

If you’ve been keeping up with all the magic from D23 Expo Japan 2018, you know that there was a much-anticipated announcement that is very dear to many fans’ hearts. Fans were thrilled when SQUARE ENIX® and Disney announced a new Disney•Pixar world inspired by Monsters, Inc. in Kingdom Hearts III.

Two new trailers were…

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disney fantasy football

Our Fantasy Disney Football Dream Team

By Megan Deppe

From first down to touchdown, there’s nothing quite like gathering in front of the TV with endless snacks to watch two football teams battle it out for the ultimate title. While we’re pondering our pick for the big game title, we can’t help but think about what a Disney football team might look like. We’ve gone through the roster to find…

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Dr. Facilier

7 Disney Movies to Get You in the Spooky Spirit

By Megan Deppe

You’ve carved your pumpkin and lit your jack-o-lantern, setting the perfect Halloween mood. It’s a little early to dig into the candy bowl, so why not dig into your movie collection instead? Whether you’ve come for the tricks, the treats—or both!—there’s a movie on this list for everyone this Halloween!

1. Pirates of the Caribbean:…

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Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor

5 Jokes That Would be an Absolute Scream at Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor

Monsters, Inc. Laugh Floor has been serving up some serious laughs at Magic Kingdom park for 10 years today! These “Monsters of Comedy” ask the entertaining audience to come up with jokes to use during the show, so we thought we’d celebrate the attraction’s anniversary with some of your best jokes. Download your favorite, below, and share with a funny…

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Disney location postcards

5 Dream Disney Spots for Spring Break

By D23 Team

The spring season is newly in bloom and that means it’s almost time for spring break!

Here at D23 we’re dreaming up spring break locales with a little extra pixie dust––download your favorite (below) and share your dream Disney destination with a friend.

Motunui, Moana
Exploring Motunui with our favorite wayfinder is our idea of…

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Monsters Inc.

Celebrate a Monster of an Anniversary with 15 Things We Love About Monsters, Inc.

By Jocelyn Buhlman

1. The Friendships
On its surface, Monster’s, Inc. is a story about the monsters who hide in our closets. But at its heart, Monsters, Inc. celebrates the bond of friendship and how we can find it even in the strangest places. Not only do we watch the heartwarming longtime friendship of Mike and Sulley continue to grow throughout the film,…

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Creepy Disney characters

13 Disney Characters that Make Our Spines Tingle

By Courtney Potter

When you think of Disney, what comes to mind? Well, if you’re anything like us, it’s laughter… heart… and a whole lot of “happily ever after.” But sometimes we forget there can be a spookier side to all things Disney. Halloween is the perfect time of year to remember some of the creepy characters that have faced off against our…

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All Kinds of Valentines

Valentine’s Day isn’t just about romance. It’s also a time to celebrate the love that surrounds us every day—between parents and children; between brothers and sisters; and between the best of friends.

We took a look through Disney past and present to find 14 examples of friends and families that truly care for one another.

Flora, Fauna, and…

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