Author Archives: T.K. Bosacki

Disney Spent $1 Billion to Cancel Contracts, Get Content to Disney+ Faster

Disney Streaming

As part of its Q2 2022 earnings results webcast, The Walt Disney Company disclosed that they have been hard at work reacquiring content still licensed out to a third-party customer and that they were more than willing to pay the price to get out of the contracts. According to its press release, Disney announced a $1-billion reduction in revenue “for ...

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‘Percy Jackson’ Author Defends Casting Choice, Accuses Objectors of ‘Racism’

Percy Jackson Casting

Recently, the showrunners at Disney Plus announced their casting choices for the upcoming series based on the young adult book series Percy Jackson and the Olympians, and fans were quick to react. We at Disney Fanatic previously shared the casting news, but it appears that one particular casting choice has sparked some controversy and backlash among the fanbase. Actress Leah Jeffries ...

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Judge DISMISSED Lawsuit Against DeSantis’ Termination of Disney World District

DeSantis Disney World

A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit from Central Florida residents against Governor Ron DeSantis over his signing of legislation that terminated Disney’s special Reedy Creek Improvement District. According to the Orlando Sentinel,  The complaint claimed Florida was violating a state law called the Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights, as well as a contractual obligation with Reedy Creek’s bondholders and Disney’s First ...

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OpEd: After ‘Guardians,’ I Am Ready for a Space Mountain Revamp

Space Mountain

To quote one wise Disney monkey, “It is time.” Space Mountain is a Disney Parks icon. Pioneering the roller coaster industry like the Matterhorn before it, the indoor roller coaster is an Imagineering marvel. But it is time to bring the ride of the future into the 21st century. On May 9, I got to experience Guardians of the Galaxy: ...

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Disney Stock Continues Drop, Completely Eliminates 5-Year Gains

Disney Stock Price

2022 has not been kind to The Walt Disney Company’s stock price. For a variety of reasons still debated among the spectrum of onlookers, from stockbrokers to die-hard fans, DIS has been in a downward slide for the entirety of the year and has officially dipped so low that all of its gains over the past five years have been ...

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Honest Review: Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind

Guardians of the Galaxy Ride Review

WARNING: THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS SECOND WARNING LAST WARNING On Monday, May 9, I arrived at EPCOT for a special preview of the new “Wonders of Xandar” pavilion and the all-new roller coaster, Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind. It is by far the coolest roller coaster Walt Disney World has ever created. Imagine if Space Mountain and Rock ‘n’ ...

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OpEd: Disney’s Animal Kingdom is the Best Disney World Park

Starlight Safari

One can never go too long in a conversation with another Disney Fanatic when this all-important question comes up: “Which Park is your favorite?” For me, that Park is Disney’s Animal Kingdom. While the Magic Kingdom will always hold a place of honor above the rest of the Walt Disney World Resort, nothing at Disney World–or Disneyland, for that matter–can ...

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America Chavez, Scarlet Witch Meet and Greets Debut at Avengers Campus

Scarlet Witch Meet and Greet

As the world gets ready for the release of Marvel’s Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, it appears that a few new faces are appearing at Avengers Campus at Disney California Adventure. On Friday, May 6, Disney Parks Blog shared a picture of Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch and America Chavez in their new meet and greet spot in the new immersive interactive ...

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