In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott return to Flynn’s Arcade to discuss the latest Lego video game for home consoles – Lego Marvel’s Avengers. In recognition of Valentine’s Day, they then tune into WWED for some Disney love songs. Our hosts return with a discussion of the new documentary “Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow: The Futurism of Walt Disney”, currently available on YouTube. They wrap up the episode with an announcement of their appearance on another podcast, as well as an upcoming book release by a recent guest.
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Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow: The Futurism of Walt Disney documentary:
Featuring interviews with various Disney Legends and Historians, Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow looks at the various technologies Walt Disney used and developed over the course of his life. From creating the first sync sound animation in 1928 to his unrealized dream of E.P.C.O.T., an experimental city that passed on with him in 1966, this film shows Walt Disney as the futurist he truly was.
In today’s episode, our hosts, Tracey and Scott revisit the Disney Infinity 3.0 console game with their thoughts on The Force Awakens playset. They then welcome Disney Infinity Senior Story Artist Adrian Ropp back to the Ink and Paint club to talk about both this playset and the Rise of the Empire, as well as some general Disney Infinity talk. Scott does some Armchair Imagineering of the game, after playing another toys-to-life game. They wrap things up with a call over to the Main Street Cinema and an update for an upcoming Disney TV special.
In today’s episode, our co-hosts kick off the 2016 monthly segment Forgotten Favorites with a look at the Walt Disney World version of Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride. They also share audio from the Disneyland version of the attraction, the attraction that replaced it in Fantasyland as well as a third Fantasyland dark ride. Tracey and Scott then discuss how they are revamping their Patreon program with new perks for supporters of the show, call over the the Main Street Cinema and wrap up the episode by giving listeners a heads-up on an upcoming Disneyland TV special.
Just the other day, in a theater not too far away, our hosts, Tracey and Scott went to see the newest installment in the Star Wars franchise – Episode 7: The Force Awakens. In today’s episode, they go through some production notes on the film, discuss its marketing and promotional tie-ins, examine the critical and popular response so far, as well as share their own thoughts. Our hosts also review the second Disney Infinity 3.0 playset – Rise Against the Empire, which is based around the events of the original Star Wars trilogy. They also tune into WWED for some holiday-themed Star Wars tunes, present the final installment of Star Wars and Me and wrap up the show with an update on a former Hollywood Studios fan favorite musical act.