• Epcot
    Closures Confirmed at Innoventions West & East

    Disney Parks have confirmed that all three exhibits in Innoventions West will close and one exhibit in Innoventions East will also close for refurbishment. A Disney spokeswoman said Friday, “The last day of operation for the exhibits in Innoventions West has been changed to April 29 , 2015 including THINK presented by IBM, The Great […]

  • Disneyland
    THOR: TREASURES OF ASGARD -- In the new 'Thor: Treasures of Asgard' experience, opening November 1, Disneyland park guests are magically transported to the home world of Thor, the Mighty Avenger?star of the big-screen epic adventure Thor: The Dark World, in theaters November 8. (Paul Hiffmeyer/Disneyland Resort)
    Thor: Treasures of Asgard at Disneland Innoventions

    Starting next Friday, Nov. 1, at Innoventions in Disneyland Park, “Thor: Treasures of Asgard” will enable Disneyland park guests to enter the Bifrost, a cosmic bridge between the realms of Earth and Asgard. The Bifrost will magically transport guests to the throne room of Odin where they will meet Thor, the Mighty Avenger – star […]

  • ABC
    Scuttlebutt – Quick Bits

    It has been a slow Disney news day… looks like everyone is taking the weekend off! The Disneyland Resort’s three hotels and 33 other Orange County hotels and bed and breakfasts are part of Clean the World, which takes used soaps, sanitizes them and sends bars to 67 countries. The Disneyland Resort was recently honored for recycling the […]

  • Attractions
    Meet Asimo

    A couple of months ago I took some time to explore the Innoventions pavilion at Disneyland. Housed in the old Carousel of Progress building, it is a hodge-podge of exhibits about living in a smart home. All-in-all it’s quite disappointing and should be replaced by anything, even a restroom (of the future!). One exhibit that I did find enjoyable was Say […]

  • Epcot
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    Habit Heroes Reopens at Epcot

    Remember Epcot’s Habit Heroes? That was the attraction that opened with such fanfare, only to be closed down several weeks later. Well, it has been reopened with a completely new show. Back in February 2012, DbM reported on the ups and downs of this Innovations attraction based on helping kids make good decisions about their diet. […]

  • Welcome to Your Future #3

    “Doctor” Mark goes snowboarding and sets a broken arm at an interactive kiosk at Disneyland’s Innoventions! You can see different versions of this program recorded at Disneyland’s Innoventions, HERE (11-27-11) and at EPCOT’s Spaceship Earth post show HERE (4-23-12)! Tweet

  • Habit Heroes Closes Indefinitely

    Habit Heroes, an attraction at Innoventions East closed today. Disney says the promoted opening several weeks ago was just in a “soft opening” meant to collect feedback from visitors. The attraction will be closed indefinitely while “refinements” to the experience are implemented. Our story on its opening can be found here: Innoventions Newest Attraction “Habit Heroes” On the flip […]

  • Innoventions Newest Attraction “Habit Heroes”

    Epcot guests can now join Will Power and his partner Callie Stenics in an interactive journey to fight off bad habits and become a Habit Hero. Located at Innoventions East, the brand-new health and wellness experience allows guests to target unhealthy habits and battle such villains as Control Freak, Sweet Tooth, The Snacker, and Lead Bottom. Upon […]

  • Walt Disney World
    Sum of all Thrills

    This very cool attraction lets park guests custom design their own thrill ride using mathematical tools, an innovative touch-screen table and a robotic simulator. This is the first ride to be located within a Innoventions facility at EPCOT. The Sum of all Thrills was produced by Raytheon Corporation to help educate and inspire young students about […]

  • Disneyland
    Welcome to Your Future

    Computer video featuring the face of yours truly made at Innoventions at Disneyland. Its silly cause my face is rather dark and my hair is cut-off. The same program can be found at EPCOT’s Spaceship Earth ride and post show. Tweet