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Return of the Blanton! – SWR #171

Disney Magic, Star Wars Weekends, and The Star Wars Report!

In this week’s episode, Bethany returns! Which lead to us having a blast discussing a range of topics. We discuss some of the similarities of Star Wars Weekends to Celebrations past, as well as the ‘Magic’ that is the Disney experience of Disneyland and Disney World Parks, and how it speaks to the child inside us all.Bethany THOSE ARE CANIBALS

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Is ‘Star Wars Land’ Coming to Disney World?

Ever since the announcement that Disney purchased Lucasfilm in October, one thing on the minds of fans of both companies has been, when will Disney expand the Star Wars presence in their parks? Now we may have our answer.

According to Theme Park Insider┬ámultiple inside sources are indicating that Disney is moving ahead with plans to add a “Star Wars Land” to their Hollywood Studios park in Walt Disney World Florida. The location comes as no surprise because Hollywood Studios already has the ride Star Tours, the shop Tatooine Traders, and a not so life size AT-AT Walker, which already make up a mini Star Wars section of the park. Chances are they will use this existing footprint and expand out, taking out some older attractions.

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