Now Mark is back from Disneyland Paris he was present to be quizzed by Steve about the brand new Pirates and Princesses Festival and the Tower of Terror Annual Pass event. Speaking of which there's a Marvel Annual Pass event just been announced and FanDaze ticket only prices that have sent the online community into a tailspin, just for a change. There is buckets of merchandise news and some feedback from you lovely listeners.
Listen to the countdown of the top 10 rides at Disneyland Paris - are your favourites included, will you be shocked at the rides that are in the list, and what is at the number 1 spot? Plus Catherine Powell is leaving Disneyland Paris! But where is she going and is this good news?
The biggest news possibly since Disneyland Paris opened hit this week, as Disney announced a €2 Billion expansion plan for the Walt Disney Studios Park. A Marvel Land, Star Wars Land, Frozen Land and a Lake! In this episode we discuss all of that, as we study the concept art and come up with lots of theories as to what might be, including all your wonderful and enthusiastic feedback. There’s also some FanDaze and Pirates & Princesses music news to kick things off, with actual music!
I'm not sure we have ever discussed a more ridiculous sounding Disneyland Paris rumour than the Lake Show lunacy that main evented this 114th episode. Add in the new Art of Marvel Hotel room visuals, alarming Marvel Summer of Heroes character rumours, Tower of Terror chat, Extra Magic Time news, Cafe Mickey changes and it's fair to say this was an absolutely HUGE episode, full of Disneyland Paris news, rumours and your input.
I'm not sure there has ever been an episode with more official news from Disneyland Paris since this podcast started. Starting with the major announcement at the D23 Expo in Japan from the Walt Disney Company of a new Marvel attraction coming to Walt Disney Park, moving on to Bob Iger stating more popular IPs are on the way to Disneyland Paris, and there were some Annual Pass changes too. Of course what this meant was masses of feedback from all of you, which is the way we like it.
So last episode we discussed the latest news from Disney FanDaze in Disneyland Paris, and this week there is more, PLUS, feedback on what you lot think. We also have Disneyland Paris news and rumours about characters coming back to Cafe Mickey, Wi-Fi coming to the Parks at last and a very bizarre new app!
We are back, and when I say we, it's me Steve and Mark, together on the podcast again! What a mega episode we have too, as we dig deep into Disney FanDaze, the biggest thing on the Disneyland Paris calendar for 2018 and one that has had fans talking for months and will do for many more to come. We go through all the news, all the Disney FanDaze packages and all the exciting bits of entertainment being out on during the Disney FanDaze Inagrual Party on the 1st weekend in June.
Four whole days in Disneyland Paris to experience the 2017 Christmas season, and we podcasted the whole visit, well most of it anyway, Hear about all the new Christmas entertainments, lots of character meets, Big Thunder Mountain in the freezing cold and the new Star Tours scenes, in English. Steve's co-host is 9 year old Lucas, with the occasional appearance from Denise, age withheld.
Star Tours in Disneyland Paris hasn't been open much more than 6 months since it reopened after a major upgrade, but it's got new bits already! There's lots of non spoiler Christmas news that have me very excited and the 10th June is one for your diary. Then it's on to all the great questions you lot asked, from Dream trips to Moana rides, Lightsabers in it's a small world to blue Christmas Trees and much more!
While there is no doubt that this is a MARVELous episode, thanks to all the Super Hero news and rumours surrounding Disneyland Paris, there is also news from Disney FanDaze, an Annual Pass change, a new Princess and Pirates festival and the latest attmpt to combat smoking in the Parks.
This episode I am joined by Jane and we have a brand new Star Wars Season of the Force 2018 press release to discuss, plus Disneyland Paris cake news, Christmas spoilers we're avoiding and a big merchandise sale! Then it's the big topic of the week and all your great ideas on how to improve Disney Village and what is needed.
It's been a huge week for Disneyland Paris, with the brand new Halloween season, the much anticipated Disney FanDaze announcement event, and some very interesting Marvel rumours. Steve is joined by Geoff from DLP Town Square, as both of them have just recently returned from Disneyland Paris where they experienced both Halloween and Disney FanDaze, and a table fire!
What a week for actual OFFICIAL Disneyland Paris news, including a press release for what looks like the biggest Christmas seasons in Disneyland Paris history! We have final news on Halloween plus the mysterious Disney FanDaze - just what is it? There's a whole load of food and booze news too, with Oktoberfest and more Food and Wine chat.
With rumours about Halloween and Christmas in Disneyland Paris sending shockwaves through the fan comunity, we discuss, along with the massive sellection of feedback from all of you, what that means. The sides are drawn and people seem very passionate, one way or the other. There's Extra Magic Hours revelations, Food & Wine and new Cafe! This is a highly charged episode, to say the least!
After an amazing and quite revolutionary, for him, trip too Disneyland Paris, Steve talks to Mark about this epic trip to Disneyland Paris, the newly reopened Pirates of the Caribbean, a Big Thunder Mountain discovery and all of the 25th Anniversary celebrations. There are parts of this podcast that may shock you, but in a good way.
There are two topics that stirred up the Disneyland Paris community this past week - Extra Magic Hours and Surprise Character Tuesdays! They get discussed along with the returning Season of the Force, Forest of Enchantment, RFID turnstiles, merchandise sales, Pirates of the Caribbean and Disneyland Paris spoilers - do you love them or hate them?
This special 100th episode is all about you, as McFly once sung, as it's all of your amazing feedback that has filled this show with so many great questions, debate topics and magical memories. Thanks you to each and every one of you for listening to us chat Disneyland Paris and supporting Dedicated to DLP along the way. We couldn't do it without you.
It's a show of two halves this episode, as the first part sees Steve and Mark discuss all the latest news from Disneyland Paris - the brand new parade music CD, Forest of Enchantment is arriving, the big Pirates of the Caribbean event, Hyperspace Mountain and much more. Part 2 is where all of you gave us spectacular amounts of fun and sometimes bizarre answers to our challenge: come up with an idea for some merchandise that you would like Disneyland Paris to sell.
The Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary arrives, the news and rumours disappear and then BOOM! We have a date for Pirates of the Caribbean reopening, tons of Star Wars happening in both parks, a huge closure for Phantom Manor, Fastpass rumours and much more! We also at last to get read your feedback about the 25th Anniversary, and whether you liked it loved it or were indifferent.
So with Mark having come back from the Grand Celebration, and Steve present at the Disneyland Paris 25th Anniversary launch 4 weeks ago, plus a whole bunch of you having been over to experience it all, it's finally time for The Big 25th Anniversary Review. Disney Stars on Parade, Illuminations, stage shows, decorations, characters, Star Tours: L'Aventure Continue, merchandise, the big 12th April spectacular and more - this is a must listen show!