Other than that I just have to laugh at all the Frozen overlay in Epcot defenders. Of course, the projection consists of various famous scenes themed around Anna and Elsa's childhood and family ties from the Disney movie 'Frozen'. At the plaza in front of Cinderella's Castle, you can take photos with Anna and Elsa in the background and there is also the spot where you can take a photo with Sven getting aboard his sleigh in the Fantasy Land. All information and images from the … See The Water Show At Tokyo DisneySea! For updates on Disney, the latest news, and tips, sign up for our free monthly newsletter! Self-Introduction In Japanese! Tokyo Disneyland badly needs people eaters, and I think just about every addition that is part of this expansion will have high-capacity. The coverage here can’t be found anywhere else and you get delightful photography as well. This truly was a no-brainer, and I see almost no way to criticize the changes being made here. Try to find me Disney fans who have been and consider it a “one and done” for them. For me, there’s a lot less to say of interest about New Fantasyland. Note that I have absolutely no inside information on anything, so this is all simply speculation and conjecture on my part. Action! This site is not affiliated with, endorsed by, or in any other way associated with The Walt Disney Company. Japanese culture seems to have a pretty strong affinity for Scandinavia, interestingly — Scandinavian aesthetic styles are pretty popular, and there’s even a Swedish-style village named Sweden Hills on Hokkaido (it’s adorable). Fortunately, the Oriental Land Company has gone to great lengths to ensure that all additions are carefully made, and aren’t just shoehorned in with some tenuous (or no) justification. ラプンツェルとフリン・ライダーがバザールに出てきました #TDR_now pic.twitter.com/J5OTx2A9sM, Related: Cinderella Makes Socially Distanced Appearance at Princess Fairytale Hall. -Excited for the Jungle Cruise Restaurant; I’ll be honest, everyone I know is excited for this. The ‘World of Frozen‘ area would be akin to Mermaid Lagoon’s King Triton’s Castle, which is a large indoor area, with multiple attractions that are all set underwater. It now appears that these two projects are where a good chunk of that money is being spent, and a post-fiscal year 2017 completion date means an aggressive construction timeline given the scale of the projects and the earthquake code in Japan that makes construction there more challenging. A Guide To Garbage Disposal In Japan. Even though I am apprehensive about how it will balance IP with the real Scandinavia, I am not at all concerned that it will be built with lavish detail and an incredible budget. Even aside from the massive investment in astonishing attractions, it’s the details at Tokyo that makes it the most Disney of all parks. However, the Scandinavia port has been cancelled in favor of expanding the Mediterranean Harbor with Soaring: Fantastic Flight as well as New Fantasyland in Tokyo Disneyland. Concept art shows a recreation of Elsa and Anna's castle and the port town. Ride information Just a thought when I saw the rendering. 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Not so much the width, but just the fact that the walkways for the most parts have no pavement/sidewalk and are just green or red concrete with no themeing. Third, as for the Frozen theming, for some reason I’m not as worried. Frozen Forever ' is a castle projection onto Cinderella's Castle that is only possible in Tokyo Disneyland. In an ideal world (and I wouldn’t be surprised if this is the case), the bulk of the exterior areas will be real-world Scandinavia. Japan Autumn Leaves Calendar 2020 - Seasonal Forecast And Famous Spots! I could be completely wrong though, as this is not an area I’m familiar with. Hopefully this supports the notion that the new area will be Scandinavian first and Frozen second? Elsewhere, there are Snowgies, little snowmen from the short movie around the park. Insert images: Tokyo Disneyland (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6) On the other hand, the walkways DO get massively busy, even in the low season, and I don’t see any evidence that the guests really care at all. Elsa uses her powers to make a … Less than two weeks from now, on September 28, Tokyo Disneyland will open a new 47,000-square meter (505,903-square foot) area that straddles the Fantasyland, Tomorrowland, and Toontown sections of the park, adding new attractions to each. The land will be the fourth expansion that will open as part of the park's multi-year expansion from 2018 to 2023. For me, nothing is sacred. If you look at areas of the park that were built subsequent to the park’s opening (Critter Country, tropical area in Adventureland), the environments are much better designed, and have a certain warmth to them. In my view one of the rare misses in Tokyo is Fantasyland and its concrete jungle appearance. Implicit in the idea of treating things sacred is the notion that those things are above reproach. This is the highlight of the night. Really, the only reason to read this blog. Further investment in both parks will continue after 2021. This is not all the development planned for both Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea. ❤️ ・ ・ ・ ・ #marypoppins #bart #tokyodisneyland #tokyodisneyresort #disney #disneyland #disneygram #disneyphoto #tdl #tdr #メリーポピンズ #バート #東京ディズニーランド #東京ディズニーリゾート #ディズニーランド #ディズニー写真部 #ディズニー好きな人と繋がりたい, A post shared by HINA (@cocoa___alice) on Oct 12, 2020 at 8:20am PDT, 日付変わってしまったけど会えて良かった ・ ・ ・ #marypoppins #bart #disney #disneyland #tokyodisneyland #tokyodisneyresort #disneygram #disneyphoto #disneylove #tdl #メリーポピンズ #バート #ワールドバザール #東京ディズニーランド #東京ディズニーリゾート #ディズニー好きな人と繋がりたい #ディズニー写真部, A post shared by HINA (@cocoa___alice) on Oct 12, 2020 at 8:25am PDT. Frozen II: Lieutenant Mattias • Northuldra • Yelana • Honeymaren • Ryder • The Nokk • Bruni • Gale • Earth Giants • King Runeard, Frozen Fever: Making Today a Perfect Day Frozen Fan Fest Will Be Virtual This Year! The rough outline of this plan was actually unveiled last October, albeit only with the vague plan to expand Fantasyland and add a new, thematically undecided port to Tokyo DisneySea. Just the cost of plane tickets has me pausing. I think much more likely is a high-capacity dark ride of some sort. That certainly has some upsides, but it has downsides as well. I think when all is said and done, New Fantasyland is going to be a jaw-dropping area that makes Walt Disney World fans feel robbed (well, besides the ones with their heads in the sand who think that ‘everything Disney does is magical’) over the version of New Fantasyland we received in the Magic Kingdom. It goes without saying that the TDS Scandinavia port will trounce the Norway re-theme. According to Oriental Land Co., the overall theme will be Scandinavia, with a portion of the area specifically devoted to Frozen. My family and I are just finishing up a vacation in Tokyo that included four days at the resort. So my hope is that this Scandinavia Land is Scandinavia with just a small mention of Frozen, and I hope the Frozen ride at EPCOT is just Olaf traveling around Norway (I will confess that I too find Olaf adorable). Another Twitter user @disney_blue11 shared a brief video of Flynn and Rapunzel socializing with Guests in Tokyo Disneyland’s World Bazaar area. Musical: Let the Sun Shine On • A Little Bit of You • Hidden Folk • Hans of the Southern Isles • Queen Anointed • Dangerous to Dream • What Do You Know About Love? The new development will include a transformation of the Walt Disney Studios Park, adding three new areas: Avengers Campus Paris, Arendelle: World of Frozen, and Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, along with multiple new attractions and live entertainment experiences. Summer: Frozen Summer Fun! This project should further address those downsides. , On February 27, 2018, the chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company Bob Iger announced plans for a 2 billion euro and multi-year expansion for Disneyland Paris alongside French President Emmanuel Macron at the Palais de l'Elysée in Paris. What are you most excited for? • Disneyland Forever • Frozen Forever • Happily Ever After • HarmonioUS • Ignite the Dream: A Nighttime Spectacular of Magic and Light • Mickey's Mix Magic • Once Upon a Time • Wonderful World of Animation • World of Color: Celebrate!  Inspired by myths and legends of the sea, the new port is themed around magical springs that lead to a world of Disney fantasy, and it will include four new attractions. There will be a scene where everybody dances singing 'Let It Go' together, so you can enjoy this parade more if you practice the dance before you visit. My Seinfeld and Jurassic Park references are on point. If you’re thinking of visiting Japan for the first time and are overwhelmed with planning, definitely check out our Tokyo Disney Resort Planning Guide. In my opinion, Tokyo Disney Resort is how Disney should be. These are exciting announcements for both Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea! The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached, or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Inside the Magic. Suffice to say, I hope the ghost of Dreamfinder is haunting every executive who played a part in bastardizing that park’s wonderful concept. The more Americans and Europeans who realise what they’re missing out on, the more chance we have of convincing Disney to up their game. , On February 27, 2018, Chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company Robert A. Iger announced plans for a 2 billion euro, multi-year expansion for Disneyland Paris alongside French President Emmanuel Macron at the Palais de l’Elysée in Paris. I would be much more concerned about what’s happening at Epcot than what’s happening at Tokyo DisneySea. There are a lot of amazing things about all of the Disney parks, so why do you constantly focus on all of it’s “inferiority”? The multi-year expansion will also include the transformation of the Walt Disney Studios Park. This land is currently being developed by Walt Disney Imagineering at Hong Kong Disneyland, Tokyo DisneySea, and Walt Disney Studios Park in Paris.. 今日からスタートのメリーポピンズとバートのソーシャルディスタンスグリ！ pic.twitter.com/AhTJ9SrHpz. I think what bothers me the most is that you’re so matter-of-fact when you bash Disney. The Frozen Fantasy Parade can only be seen at Tokyo Disneyland, and arrives to delight guests after Anna makes a wish to play with everyone in the snow. I’d rather focus on commentary than parroting a press release that you can read for yourself. Like the rest of them, Tokyo Disneyland’s Tomorrowland is a thematic hodgepodge, and much of it is still stuck in the 1980s.