Tag Archives: Toy Story

Disney Releases Five New Pixar-Themed MagicBands


This morning in the Shop Parks app, five brand new Pixar film-themed MagicBands have been released. The movies featured are Toy Story, Monsters University, Up, Cars, and Wall-E! The brand new designs are the open-edition, MagicBand 2 and, for the first time, two of them have designs on the center icon that is not the […]


Wheezy Added to Toy Story Land at Hollywood Studios


With the opening of Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios just a few months away, all of Andy’s toys are beginning to appear. Jessie, Rex, and Slinky Dog have already shown up, and now Wheezy, the crooning penguin, has joined in the fun. In addition to Toy Story Mania, Toy Story Land will featuring […]


Disneyland Reveals Special Food and Merchandise for Pixar Fest


In addition to the treats we showed you earlier, the Disneyland Resort has revealed a look at some of the special food items and a hint at the merchandise items that are headed into the parks for Pixar Fest! The special celebration of all things Pixar begins April 13th in both Disneyland Park and Disney […]


Bud Luckey, Disney Pixar Animator and Designer of Toy Story’s Woody, Passes Away at 83


Oscar-nominated animator Bud Luckey, known for designing the look of ‘Woody’ from Pixar’s adored Toy Story films, has sadly passed away at the age of 83. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Luckey died over the weekend after an extended illness. His son, Andy Luckey, shared the following statement on his Facebook page: Luckey’s work also […]


Stephany Folsom Takes Screenwriter Position for Disney Pixar’s ‘Toy Story 4’


Stephany Folsom has been hired by Disney Pixar as the screenwriter for the upcoming Toy Story 4 which is set to be released on June 21, 2019. Folsom is reportedly taking over for Rashida Jones and her writing partner Will McCormack from when they parted ways with the Toy Story 4 project back in November.  You […]


5 Movies to Watch Before Your Next (or First) Trip to Walt Disney World


For many of us, our days are spent looking forward to our next trip to the “Happiest Place on Earth.” You’ve booked the trip, the countdown has begun…now what?  Life, of course, continues on — sometimes at what feels like a glacial pace — as we get closer and closer to the next piece of magic.  […]


The Best Walt Disney World Meet & Greets


The Walt Disney World Resort has a great amount of meet and greet opportunities featuring tons of fan favorite characters for all guests’ enjoyment. This list is compiled from characters who have a set location, meaning walk-around characters or character dining won’t be included. So without any further ado, I will run down the best […]


Toy Story Land in Disney’s Hollywood Studios Installs Jessie and Rex


Walt Disney World’s upcoming Toy Story Land has just received its first characters, as Jessie and Rex have been hoisted up to their positions. Below is the video showing their grand entrances from the Disney Parks Blog, which explained their placement in the new land’s story. “According to their storyline, Rex and Jessie decided to […]


Will Toy Story Land Be Any Good? A Sneak Preview from Hong Kong Disneyland


When I heard the D23 Expo announcement that Hollywood Studios‘ Toy Story Land would be opening in the summer of 2018 (only 3 years after it was first announced), it impacted me in a way that might be different from other folks.  Instead of being excited, I started to get very worried.  That’s because I have experienced Hong […]


Inside Look at Toy Story Land Model on Display Now at Walt Disney Presents


The much-anticipated Toy Story Land is set to open to guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in the Summer of 2018 and for the first time, a model of this exciting new land is on display now at Walt Disney Presents! Toy Story Land will shrink its guests down to the size of a toy allowing […]