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Join Defunctland creator Kevin Perjurer and guests as they discuss theme park attractions of the past, present, and future.

Join Defunctland creator Kevin Perjurer and guests as they discuss theme park attractions of the past, present, and future.
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United States

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Join Defunctland creator Kevin Perjurer and guests as they discuss theme park attractions of the past, present, and future.

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English


Episodes

Defunctland vs. RobPlays 4: On the Galaxy's Edge of Glory

8/3/2019
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Rob and Kevin both went to Cast Member previews of Galaxy's Edge at Walt Disney World, and they have some thoughts. The two go head to head in the fourth installment of their debate series.

Duration:02:17:33

Interview w/ Stephanie D'Abruzzo and Craig Shemin: "Working in a Wubbulous World"

3/16/2019
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On this episode of the Defunctland Podcast, puppeteer and actress Stephanie D'Abruzzo and writer Craig Shemin join Kevin to talk all about the Wubbulous World of Dr. Seuss.

Duration:01:06:23

Interview w/ Jake Williams of Bright Sun Films: "Top 5 Abandoned Tangents of This Podcast"

2/13/2019
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Kevin is finally joined by Jake Williams of Bright Sun Films to discuss everything YouTube documentaries and discuss the huge success of Abandoned, Cancelled, and Bankrupt, even if Jake wasn't aware beforehand.

Duration:01:06:05

Interview w/ Former Imagineer Trader Brandon: Digging Through Disney's Trash

1/21/2019
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Former Imagineer Trader Brandon joins the Defunctland Podcast to surprise Disney Dan and Kevin with his vast knowledge on the creation of Trader Sam's, the Hatbox Ghost in the Haunted Mansion, and broken animatronics of purple dragons. Get Trader Brandon's book! https://www.traderbrandon.com/collections/pins/products/the-field-guide-to-tiki-decorating

Duration:01:28:43

Interview w/ Hank Green: An Absolutely Remarkable Thing: The Ride

12/2/2018
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Hank Green joins the Defunctland podcast to discuss a lot of everything and discuss what his new book would look like if it were a theme park ride!

Duration:01:14:20

Interview w/ Director of 'Walt's Frozen Head' Ben Lancaster: "Making a Film Inside of Disney World"

11/6/2018
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Ben Lancaster joins the Defunctland podcast to discuss his new film "The Further Adventures of Walt's Frozen Head," a film shot on location at Walt Disney World. A battle of the egos ensues between Kevin and Ben as they discuss a variety of topics.

Duration:01:11:14

Interview w/ Imagineer Rick Rothschild "ExtraTERRORestrial, Pleasure Island, and More!"

10/15/2018
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Imagineer Rick Rothschild joins the podcast to discuss his time at Imagineering, directing projects such as Pleasure Island, ExtraTERRORestrial: Alien Encounter, Honey I Shrunk the Audience, Captain EO, Disney's America, and more!

Duration:01:27:47

Interview w/ WWE Superstar Zack Ryder: "Theme Park Smackdown"

9/26/2018
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WWE Superstar Zack Ryder joins Kevin on the podcast to discuss everything theme parks, and Zack has some... controversial opinions to say the least. Has Kevin finally met his match?

Duration:01:04:33

Interview w/ Urban Explorer Matt Sonswa: "The Craziest Stories You've Ever Heard"

9/26/2018
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Kevin sits down with Matt Sonswa, the bravest urban explorer out there. He discusses his exploration of DisneyQuest, River Country, Discovery Island, and Wonders of Life.

Duration:01:22:49

Interview w/ Brian Hull: "Great First Impression"

8/29/2018
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Voice Actor and YouTuber Brian Hull joins the Defunctland Podcast, bringing many of his beloved impersonations with him.

Duration:01:10:10

Interview w/ Former Club Disney Employee Sean "Captaining a Sinking Steamboat"

8/21/2018
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On this episode of the Defunctland Podcast, former Club Disney employee Sean joins Kevin to discuss everything about Disney's failed Chuck E. Cheese/Discovery Zone concept, as well as the ESPN Zone and Disney Store.

Duration:01:08:13

Interview w/ Former Nick Hotel Manager: "Not the Best Day Ever"

8/7/2018
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Former manager of the Nickelodeon Family Suites Resort Kate joins Kevin to discuss her time at the hotel. Check out Kate's YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/KateWDWCP

Duration:01:15:32

Interview w/ Jenny Nicholson: "Intellectual Property Challenge"

7/12/2018
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Jenny Nicholson joins Kevin on the Defunctland Podcast to discuss everything theme parks. Kevin also challenges Jenny to the first ever Intellectual Property Challenge. Check out Jenny's channel! https://www.youtube.com/user/JennyENicholson

Duration:01:20:08

Interview w/ Puppeteer Noel MacNeal: "Being Bear"

6/14/2018
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Puppeteer Noel MacNeal joins the Defunctland Podcast to discuss his work on Bear in the Big Blue House and many other projects! Check out Noel's Show Me Show: http://www.theshowmeshow.com/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIua1WtZvLsl9s5mSmAAyvQ Find Noel on Twitter: @Noelyourhost

Duration:01:01:36

Interview w/ Imagineer Tim Delaney: Designing for Disney

5/17/2018
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Imagineer Tim Delaney, designer of the Living Seas pavilion, Paradise Pier, Space Mountain: From the Earth to the Moon, Discoveryland at Euro Disney, and much much more, joins Kevin to discuss his 34 year career with Walt Disney Imagineering. For a bonus episode, go to patreon.com/defunctland.

Duration:01:23:45

Interview w/ Mitchel and Marc Musso: Disney Stars in Disney Parks

4/23/2018
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Mitchel and Marc Musso join the Defunctland Podcast to discuss what it was like being a Disney child star wanting to go to Disneyland and Disney World. The conversation also drifts into commentary on the history of the shows on Disney Channel.

Duration:01:03:54

Ep. 20: The Reboot of the Defunctland Podcast

4/13/2018
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Debunkedland editor Heath Jinkins joins Kevin to announce the changes coming to the Defunctland Podcast.

Duration:00:23:55

Ep. 19: Kevin vs. RobPlays Round 2

4/13/2018
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RobPlays returns to debate Kevin over the future of the theme park industry, with special guests Disney Dan, Noah Randall, and Park Ride History.

Duration:01:50:09

Ep. 18: DisneySea, DisneyDo

4/5/2018
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Scott Yuken, YouTuber, theme park nerd, and Japanese resident, comes on the Defunctland podcast to chat about the theme park heaven that is Japan!

Duration:00:54:16

Ep. 17: Jungle Schmooze

3/26/2018
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Kevin is joined by former Jungle Cruise skipper and Alfred Hitchcock: The Art of Making Movies attraction lover Ty Andreaco. They discuss Ty's experiences as a skipper and his favorite trip to Universal.

Duration:00:39:55