In Case You Missed It: Disney News and Rumors – Week of July 8, 2016

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I think we’re all living on the sun. That’s how it feels out there. Yowza! I saw someone mention that they were thinking about baking cookies on their car’s dashboard!

This week, learn more about when you can pick up D23 Expo tickets, see what Universal has up their sleeves, and more.

In Case You Missed It – Disney and Universal Orlando News and Rumors


I love this heartwarming story. Captain America at Disney California Adventure shares a special moment with a Guest. You may want to grab some tissues, especially if you’re like me and tear up at the drop of a hat.

Are you ready? Tickets for the D23 Expo go on sale soon! Are you going?

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Sandtastic Weekends will bring the best of sand and sun together for two fun filled weekends! It sounds like fun!

So two cool things. One: There will be a special on ABC on July 15 called “Secrets of The Force Awakens: A Cinematic Journey”. Two: There will be a preview of Rogue One attached to it. This is a can’t miss show for those Star Wars fans out there!

Here are nine things you didn’t know about Finding Dory.

Why did The BFG miss at the box office this past week? Find out what the Washington Post thinks. (Also, what do you think? Did you see the film or not and why?)

Marvel is introducing a new Iron Man (Woman?) in the comic book series. What are your thoughts on this update?

Are you excited? The sequel to Wreck-It Ralph is on its way! This time Ralph is gonna wreck the internet! Sounds like it could be an interesting premise.

The Disney LOL app features GIFs, clips, jokes, and more fun stuff! Download it now and let the fun ensue!

Is Universal working on another hotel? It sure looks that way!

Are you going to see The Secret Life of Pets this weekend? The international market has already brought in some decent moolah. I think this film looks like a real winner.


In Case We Missed It

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Rikki Niblett

I am a co-host of the Be Our Guest Podcast and do lots of other fun Disney stuff all around the interwebs! You can follow me on Twitter or Instagram at @RikkiNibs or on Facebook at

One thought on “In Case You Missed It: Disney News and Rumors – Week of July 8, 2016

  • July 8, 2016 at 4:13 pm

    I saw The BFG in 3D this week with a friend (so two adults) and really enjoyed it. A good story, and I found the “motion capture” film so detailed, intriguing and beautiful.


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