Tag Archives: disney

  • ESPN Plus: Upcoming New Streaming Service Announced

    ESPN Plus: Upcoming New Streaming Service Announced

    In the spring of next year, sports fans will have yet another way to enjoy ESPN, with the launch of a new proprietary streaming service under the ESPN brand umbrella. It will be called ESPN Plus, and according to Disney CEO Bob Iger users of the service will be able to “stream our channels on […]

  • Magic Bench: Disney’s New Mixed Reality Toy (Video)

    Magic Bench: Disney’s New Mixed Reality Toy (Video)

    The Disney R&D people may have finally lost it. I say that because they have spent millions of dollars on a new project called Magic Bench, which I’m pretty sure is just a gussied-up version of the ghost-in-the-car gag at the end of The Haunted Mansion ride. That’s probably being a little harsh on it, […]

  • ‘Kingdom Hearts III': Upcoming Sequel Has New Trailer (Video)

    ‘Kingdom Hearts III': Upcoming Sequel Has New Trailer (Video)

    It’s been more than ten years since the release of Kingdom Hearts II, and fans of the franchise now have direct confirmation that the third installment is on the way. It’s an “orchestra trailer” for Kingdom Hearts III, which according to the trailer itself is officially in development, with more details on its release to […]

  • ‘Cars 3′: New Trailer for Upcoming Pixar Sequel (Video)

    ‘Cars 3′: New Trailer for Upcoming Pixar Sequel (Video)

    Children all over the world were reported to be horrified by early teasers for Cars 3, which appeared to hint that Lightning McQueen might finally pass on to the great used car lot in the sky. Disney has evidently backpedaled (so to speak) on this point, promising youngsters and their emotionally involved parents that Lightning […]

  • ‘The Disney Afternoon Collection’ of Classic NES Games Coming Soon (Video)

    ‘The Disney Afternoon Collection’ of Classic NES Games Coming Soon (Video)

    Another concentrated blast of 90s nostalgia is coming from Disney and Capcom. It’s The Disney Afternoon Collection, which bundles together six games based on that classic animated programming block that originally appeared on the NES for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC. The six games that make up The Disney Afternoon Collection are Chip ‘n […]

  • ‘Why Cartoon Characters Wear Gloves’ From Vox (Video)

    ‘Why Cartoon Characters Wear Gloves’ From Vox (Video)

    It’s Friday afternoon, which for many of us means it’s time to think about something, anything, other than work. If you’re looking for a suggestion, how’s this for a topic: Those weird white gloves classic cartoon characters like Mickey Mouse, Bugs Bunny, Goofy, and even some renderings of Pac-Man are always wearing. Believe it or […]

  • ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Live-Action Remake Gets New Teaser (Video)

    ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Live-Action Remake Gets New Teaser (Video)

    If you love stories about vicious beasts falling in love with beautiful women (and vice-versa), the upcoming live-action remake of Disney‘s animated classic Beauty and the Beast is almost certainly already on your radar. But nevertheless, Disney has released a new teaser for the film, which is set to premiere in a couple of months. […]