Posts by David Mumpower

Disney Genie Suffers a Brutal Launch

Disney Genie suffered a rough Disneyland launch through no fault of Disney’s own. Also, the parks revealed several return engagements for 2022. Let’s talk through all these new updates. Blame Amazon The Happiest Place on Earth has remained a hotbed of activity for the past several weeks. Over the past few days, Disneyland confirmed some […]

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Goodbye, RCI, and DVC Points Chart Updates

The Disney Vacation Club has just added a new amenity for members, changed its 2023 Points Chart, revealed a Points Chart for a “new” property, and…did something unexpected. We’ve got plenty of DVC updates to cover today. So let’s get to it. The Minor Update Let’s enter on the shallow end of the pool with […]

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Disney Genie Arrives at Disneyland

The Happiest Place on Earth gets a little happier tomorrow, as Disney Genie will arrive at the parks. What does this mean for future visits? Let’s talk it through… The Debut of Disney Genie Walt Disney World unveiled its version of Disney Genie on October 19th. At the time, park officials confirmed that it’d debut […]

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Happy Walt Disney World Day! Why Is Everyone Fighting?

The Mayors of Orlando and Orange County have declared December 3rd as Walt Disney World Day. How are you celebrating? Well, Disney’s spending the week breaking up fistfights and putting out (possible) fires. Where There’s Smoke… Rock ‘N’ Roller Starring Aerosmith had a rough Wednesday. Cast members and guests noticed that smoke was emanating from […]

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Another Annual Pass Sells Out. What Is Going On?

We’ve got news on another annual pass selling out and some holiday vacation tidbits you should know. Another Annual Pass Sells Out Walt Disney World fans are still livid over the sellouts of three out of four annual passes at the parks. Currently, the only people who can buy annual passes are Floridians willing to […]

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Destination D23 Disneyland News

Saturday was the big day at Destination D23 2021, as Disney’s Contemporary Resort hosted Connections: A Look at the Future of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products. Josh D’Amaro, the recently installed Chairman of the Parks division, headed the event. Since this D23 wasn’t originally scheduled, nobody was quite sure what to expect. Thankfully, we did […]

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Walt Disney World Suspends Annual Passes

The Walt Disney Company has continued its recent run of puzzling decisions. Yes, your favorite company has suspended annual pass sales at Walt Disney World. I’ll explain what’s happening. Annual Passes on Pause Recently, Disneyland stirred up some fans when it announced that its top level of annual pass, the Dream Key, had sold out […]

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DVC Vacation Updates from Destination D23

Josh D’Amaro and a few of his co-workers took the stage at Destination D23 to tell the world about upcoming Disney projects. Here’s what we just learned on the DVC side. About the Disneyland Tower DVC Resort D’Amaro and his friends provided insights on future projects for one DVC resort and another pseudo-DVC property. For […]

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Five Reasons to Own at the Polynesian

Did you notice our Facebook post on Wednesday? DVC Resale Market received an influx of resales contracts at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort & Spa. You’re probably wondering whether one of these contracts would help you win Christmas. Here are five reasons to own at the Polynesian. The Great Ceremonial House When you enter the lobby […]

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DVC Loses Its Shadow. You Can Help Get It Back.

Would Disney ever fire a dog? The answer may surprise you… Yes, I’m click-baiting today, but it’s because loyal fans of a specific Disney resort are livid…and you can help. In better news, Disney has brought back another character greeting, and two DVC resorts are officially in holiday mode. Disney Fired Shadow. Yes, I’m Serious. […]

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