If you’ve never woken up before 8am and rushed over to the Magic Kingdom to catch the opening of the park, well, then you’re missing out on one of the coolest Disney traditions. The park opening is loads of fun, particularly for little kids, because it gives you that rare opportunity to experience the park… Read More Walt Disney World: Open The Gates!
Find the right gift for dad this Father’s Day… Read More Father’s Day: Give Us Stuff We Want
My girls are officially Disneyphiles. “Frozen” was the gateway drug that has them jonesing for more. Which has me struggling with a dilemma — trying to determine the proper viewing order of the Disney canon for Alexia and her little sister Talia. Alexia is dying to see “Finding Dory” when it opens this weekend, even… Read More The Disney Dilemma
DC’s Super Hero Girls is one of the best ideas from any comic book company in years. Look, I have no idea if the line’s merchandise is selling well or what the viewing #s are for the digital shorts that debut online. But judging from the excitement from my own personal focus group – Alexia… Read More DC Super Hero Girls: An Absurdly Great — And Long Overdue — Idea
Big news on the 80’s nostalgia front. Transformers – The Movie, the 1986 animated feature that took the Transformers franchise up a few notches thanks to amped-up animation and an INSANE voice cast, is finally getting a Blu-ray release (check out the key art for the release above). The Dad Encyclopedia is quite jazzed by this… Read More Hi-Def Rollout! Transformers – The Movie To Make Blu-ray Debut
It’s Wednesday, which can only mean one thing — no, nothing to do with a camel. It’s New Comic Book Day, when comics shops display their weekly fresh stacks of four-color goodness. Of course, the big guns of comics, Marvel, DC, Image & IDW, will have plenty of good new stuff to read. But… Read More #NCBD – Buy Indie!
These are the things that catch my attention when browsing the coupons in the Sunday paper: Two things I loved as a child: Cereal and the fun freebies buried inside underneath a mountain of processed sugar and artificial coloring. From Pac-Man stickers to really flimsy Star Wars cut-out masks, each little surprise was like discovering… Read More Sunday Morning Swag