1. Matt N

    Your favourite "Disney rip-off" attraction?

    Hi guys. Disney are quite arguably one of the main trailblazers within the theme park industry, with them having invented many of the most popular ride concepts over the years. Naturally, this high status has meant that other parks have tried building attractions that emulate Disney's classic...
  2. Matt N

    Will VelociCoaster push Disney to build more thrilling rides?

    Hi guys. Disney and Universal are arguably the two biggest names in the theme park industry, and their brand of park is quite a different product to any others on Earth. While many parks seem to have the big coasters as their main selling point, the big 2 aim for a more holistic experience, with...
  3. Matt N

    Would the theme park industry be different if Disney had gotten their hands on the Harry Potter IP instead of Universal?

    Hi guys. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando is quite arguably one of the most influential and successful theme park investments of all-time; prior to COVID, attendance at Universal Orlando had practically doubled compared to the pre-Potter days, and Universal felt like...
  4. Matt N

    Walt Disney World announces permanent closures of 2 attractions and Rivers of Light

    Hi guys. Disney has apparently announced in a memo to its cast members that Rivers of Light, the nighttime show at Animal Kingdom, has permanently closed, as well as Primeval Whirl in the same park and Stitch’s Great Escape at Magic Kingdom (which I thought had already closed)...
  5. Coaster Chall YouTube

    Disneyland Resort Paris Announces Frozen Celebration In 2020

    https://www.parkerlebnis.de/disneyland-paris-frozen-celebration-2020_97506.html?onpage_ref=home_topnews_pos1 Well... I guess this is prep for the area in the Walt Disney Studios Park expansion from 2021 onwards!
  6. astead04

    Does anyone else see this?

  7. astead04

    What theme park's entrance is your favourite?

    For me, the parks with the best entrances are: •Islands of Adventure ('The Adventure Begins/Lives On' ? Also the music is great) •Alton Towers (I absolutely love the entrance music here and Towers Street always gets me excited) •PortAventura World (Mediterranìa is a brilliant and beautiful...
  8. Matt N

    Which WDW theme park is your favourite?

    Hi guys. Even though Disneyland in California was the one that started it all, Walt Disney World in Florida is arguably the flagship Disney resort. It has 4 theme parks, each one offering something different. But I'd be intrigued to know; how would you rank Walt Disney World's theme parks? I had...
  9. Coaster Chall YouTube

    Rumour: Epcot Closes The Land and The Sea Pavilions For Phase Two Park Overhaul

    https://wdwnt.com/2019/05/rumor-epcots-the-seas-and-the-land-future-world-pavilions-set-to-be-demolished/ Well, early signs for phase two in Epcot's long term redevelopment/overhaul! Could be great...
  10. Coaster Chall YouTube

    Mickey and Minnie's Runaway Railway Confirmed for Disneyland In 2022

    This looks like a fantastic investment! https://wdwnt.com/2019/04/confirmed-mickey-and-minnies-runaway-railway-is-coming-to-toontown-at-disneyland-park/
  11. MrRC

    [Seaching for pictures] Big Grizzly Mountain Disney Hongkong

    Hi all, I'm looking for pictures / video of the Single Riders Line (the red colored part of the layout) Even pictures from the normal que-line where the Single Rider Line is visbible are welcome. Maybe someone can drawn it in paint, is even welcome.
  12. kenny cook

    Disney California Adventure Hits Capacity- Trip Report!

    Howdy y'all! I was lucky enough to get to go to DCA last week, so here's my trip report from my adventure! It was a blast, even though the park hit capacity several times throughout the day, so please enjoy "Disney California Adventure Hits Capacity- a Trip Report" ---- Incredicoaster (2x): A...
  13. C

    Best Superhero Universe

    With 3 major superhero universes which one is best?
  14. Matt N

    Disney or Universal?

    Hi guys. Sorry if there's already a thread like this, but I'd be interested to know where you guys' preferences lie with regards to arguably the two most major theme park operators in the world; Disney and Universal. I know of many who prefer Disney because of the magic that their parks...
  15. Peet

    Walt Disney Studios Park | Unknown | Rock 'n' Roller Coaster retheme | 2022

    Disney have announced that the Aerosmith Rock 'n' Rollercoaster at Walt Disney Studios, Disneyland Paris, will be rethemed to Marvel characters. https://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2018/02/d23j-japan-rock-n-roller-coaster/ Personally I prefer the Aerosmith theme but I think Iron Man and his...
  16. Bradly105YT

    Is it safe to record videos without park's permission?

    Should I continue recording without permission because I've been recording POVs (mainly Disney POVs) and recently did one for Battle For Metropolis at Great Adventure?
  17. Edward M

    Short Disney World Trip, or how I learned to stop worrying and love Animal Kingdom (Day 1)

    This is long and unedited, like all my reports. I had an amazing visit to Animal Kingdom though, and I’m excited to share my opinions. Hope you guys enjoy it! Well, my father got a last minute work trip to Orlando, and he let me come along. It seemed like the perfect time to go see the new...
  18. Edward M

    Asia Trip 2017: Tokyo Disney Resort Day 3

    Culture and Creds Disney is the title I wanted but, alas, no strike through. This is a rough draft that I decided to just post. I haven't read through it so please try your best to ignore the typos. Anyway, I hope you enjoy the report, and there is plenty more to come! I have been in Japan for...
  19. J

    Where will the next Disney theme park be built?

    With the newest park opening in Shanghai last year and no current announcements of any more, where do you think the next Disney theme park is most likely to be built?
  20. zombieface

    Best Disney Coaster

    Disney coasters are often overlooked, but many are really underrated and fun rides and often offer stunning theming. Which is your favorite (does not have to be one you've ridden)? Coasters that are essentially the same ride even if there are different layouts have been grouped together, and...