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[5 May 2013 | No Comment | ]
New Concept Art Released for Pixar’s ‘The Blue Umbrella’

While we can’t wait for the release of Monsters University in theaters this summer, we’re also incredibly excited for the Pixar Short that will air before it, The Blue Umbrella. This week, a new interview with filmmaker Saschka Unseld and IndieWire.com brought us some new information about the innovative short, as well as some new pieces of concept art.
The Blue Umbrella tells the story of two umbrellas — one red, one blue — who fall in love on a rainy night. The short is incredibly innovative in that it uses a photorealistic style …

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[15 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
First Image Released From Disney’s ‘Frozen’

With the release of Disney’s upcoming film Frozen now just under a year away, we’re starting to hear more about what to expect from this highly-anticipated animated film. This week, Disney gave us a look at the visual style of the film with the first release of a piece of concept art from the film.
Frozen, which is being produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios, is a computer animated film loosely based on Hans Christian Andersen’s tale The Snow Queen. Here’s the official synopsis:
When a prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, …

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[10 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]
New Concept Art Revealed for Revamped Test Track in Epcot

A few weeks ago, we gave you a look at what the exterior of the revamped Test Track attraction in Walt Disney World’s Epcot will look like when the attraction reopens December 6. Now, GM and Disney have released even more concept art for the attraction, giving us a look inside this futuristic renovation.
“The re-imagined Test Track portrays an optimistic view of the future, and reflects the deep collaboration between Disney and Chevrolet on both the design and the overall experience,” said Eric Jacobson, senior vice president, Walt Disney Imagineering. …

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[30 Sep 2012 | No Comment | ]
First Look: Concept Art for Magic Kingdom’s Princess Fairytale Hall

While the official opening of the Fantasyland Expansion in Walt Disney World will be taking place in just a few short months, the next phase of the expansion is still underway. This week, Disney released our first look at one of these future attractions, Princess Fairytale Hall, with a new piece of concept art.
Princess Fairytale Hall, which will be located in the former location of Snow White’s Scary Adventures, will be the park’s new home for the Disney Princesses. The location will feature stone walls and stained glass windows, a …

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[23 Jun 2012 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Monsters University’ Images and Concept Art Released

This week brought the exciting debut of the first Monsters University trailers, and we can’t wait to see more from this upcoming Disney/Pixar film. Luckily, Disney also released some concept art and images from the film this week as well, giving us a more detailed glimpse into Mike Wazowski and Sully’s college world.
Two concept art images were released for the film, which give a look at Mike and Sully on the Monsters University campus. While the school seems to maintain the look of a traditional college campus, it also adds in some …

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[15 Aug 2010 | No Comment | ]
Disney California Adventure Red Car Trolley Concept Art

Disney California Adventure, the second theme park in the Disneyland Resort complex, is undergoing a face-lift and renovation. The most recent addition of World of Color and the upcoming Cars Land are integral parts of this changeover, but some find the re-vamping of the park’s main entrance area to be the most important in terms of making the park really feel like a Disney original.
The entry to the park will be changed to represent a California town reminiscent of the era when Walt Disney first arrived in Los Angeles. A …

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[8 Aug 2010 | 5 Comments | ]
Disney World Considering Haunted Mansion and Royal Themed Rooms

According to WDWMagic, several Disney fans have been asked to fill out surveys about whether or not they’d consider staying in a Hunted Mansion themed room or a Royal themed room. This comes on the tail of a successful experiment with Pirate themed rooms in Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort.
The surveys even include concept art for the new room types! The Haunted Mansion room features beds that look like doombuggies, gargoyles holding sconces on the wall, mysterious footsteps on the ceiling, and bedspreads made to look like Haunted Mansion wallpaper! The …

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[30 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]
Concept Art for Mickey’s Soundsational Parade, Debuting 2011

Disneyland will be welcoming a new parade in 2011! Mickey’s Soundsational Parade will blast onto the scene with bright colors and incredible new music and sounds come next year.
The Disney Parks Blog revealed the concept art for the show today:
Percussion is clearly the name of the game in this parade, with many of the floats made to look like massive, stylized drums. Mickey plays along on a drum set in his own little snowglobe, the Three Caballeros (including Donald Duck, of course) shake their maracas, and even Rapunzel gets in …