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[20 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
Revamped ‘Habit Heroes’ Attraction Opens at Epcot’s Innoventions

A few months ago, we let you know about Habit Heroes, a new attraction in Epcot’s Innoventions that drew intense criticism for its portrayal of those who are overweight as “villains” that must be defeated. In response to the controversy, Disney quickly closed the attraction. This week, Habit Heroes reopened, and Disney has completely revamped the attraction to make it friendlier to all guests.
To update Habit Heroes, Disney Imagineers gathered input from national experts in weight, nutrition, and children’s health, including specialists from Stanford and Cornell University. In Habit Heroes …