MousePire Episode 81 :”Sourdough And Crackerjack ”
On this week’s episode it’s all about the aftermath of our Podcast Party. Why is Digs tired from a marathon when we know he never runs? Why did Shadow go missing immediately after and are his whereabouts still unknown? Why does Anthony even care and how come he never got another hot dog? Where the heck was Michael during all these shenanigans? All these burning questions will be answered plus Autopia changes, Soundsational returns, Tuskegee Airmen, and more on this eyesore episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 79 :”Podcast Party Part Deux”
On this week’s episode we’re celebrating the 50th anniversary of a beloved Disney classic and I’m not talking about The Jungle Book. Yes, Pirates of the Caribbean turned 50 this past weekend and what a scurvy party it was. From churros to beignets to pins Disney did what they do best and that’s cover everything with gold! Also Egg-Stravaganza, Matterhorn, Coco, and more on this collywobbles episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 79 :”One At A Time”
On this week’s episode we’re back on location after a week away and what a week it was! The Food & Wine Festival is back at DCA and it’s better than ever. From soft opening samples, to merchandise offerings and a festival sized edition of #FatTimeInTheParks, we’ve got all your first week coverage. Beauty and the Beast comes out this Friday, but we got to see it early. Also Pirates of the Caribbean, DuckTales, birthday shoutouts, and more on this gold dusted episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 78 :”Game Over Warren Beatty”
On this week’s episode we’re live from The Oscars!! Okay not really, but we’ll tell which Disney films came out on top, who came up short, and what we thought about that crazy ending. In an epic size Red Rose Taverne edition of #fattimeintheparks we tried the grey stuff and it’s definitely delicious! Find out why the lines got so long over the weekend and whether we expect that to continue. Also DCA Food & Wine, Rogue One, Bill Paxton, and more on this Oscar winning episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 77 :”Red Velvet Fast Passes”
On this week’s episode we’ve got breaking news about the possible future of Run Disney volunteers and how it may relate to upcoming conventions. AP Days is in full swing now but they can’t seem to keep merchandise in stock. Last week we told you about the upcoming Beauty and the Beast theming for Village Haus. Now we have a menu and I’ve got one word for you: Poutine. Also Lion King, Han Solo, Force Friday, and more on this plural episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 76 :”City of Disneyland”
On this week’s episode, FIRE!! Yes, there was another fire and this time it was at the Mickey & Friends parking structure. We’ve got all the current info plus a few choice words for the usual complainers. Speaking of complainers, Disneyland admission prices went up but not as much as you’d expect. AP Days has begun and we were there to check it out. More positive than negatives this time but always room for improvement. Also Beauty & the Beast, John Williams, Soundsational, and more on this smokey episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 75 :”Royal Brady Bunch”
On this week’s episode we’ve got breaking news and it’s the one we’ve been waiting for… Annual passes are going up in price!! Wait, that’s not it! Ohh, we now know when the Star Wars themed lands will be opening at Disney Parks and guess what, it’s not this year. The Remember fireworks show is coming this year though. Hey, it’s already here and it’s better than ever. Super Bowl was this past weekend and you know what that means: commercials! Also AP Days, Beauty & the Beast sneak preview, 21 Royal Street, and more on this Super episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 74 :”Off Means Off”
On this week’s episode we’re back on location at the Rebel base to bring you… Another AP Days! Okay, everybody don’t get all excited at once. Haha. But hey, it’s at Disneyland this time so we’ll see how it is. Valentine’s Day is coming and so is the special dining in the Parks. From lobster to ganache there’s plenty to choose from. Tangled is coming to TV and now we know when. Also Glow with Michael, Remember fireworks return, Rogue One, and more on this refurbished episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 73 :”The Last Jedi’s Balloon”
In this week’s episode we didn’t start the fire but the rain kept coming and the park was closing. We may not have started the fire but we were there for the return of The Main Street Electrical Parade last week. Hear our thoughts about this beloved attraction returning home, what’s different since last time, and how the rain made it a much more enjoyable experience. Also Oscar nominations, Star Wars Rebels music, Lunar New Year, and much more on this rained out episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 72 :”Tangled in Woody’s Fast Passes”
On this week’s episode we’ve got news about changes coming to a couple attractions as well as another useful way to use your Disneyland app. The Han Solo stand alone film has a new addition to the cast, just don’t call him a natural born killer. The Main Street Electrical Parade makes its triumphant return home this Friday and of course there’s new merchandise to go with it. Also Rogue One, Descendants, Season of the Force returns, and more on this hopeful episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 71 :”To Us, She’ll Always Be Royalty”
In this week’s episode we return for a New Year, new Disney parks events, and new security complaints. We pay tribute to the amazing Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds. Words do not express what the loss of these icons means to everyone. The Electrical Parade returns in just over a week and so does the lamest excuse for a Disneyland fireworks show ever. A new SoCal ticket offer has started and it’s a good one! Also Food & Wine Festival coming back, Star Tours turns 30, Zootopia wins an award, and more on this retro episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 70 :”I’m Roguing In The Rain!”
In this week’s episode Rogue One is released to much fanfare, great box office numbers, and stormy weather. You’ll have to wait for our special episode to hear more! Meanwhile, at Downtown Disney, Digs and Michael the Mail Guy have an awkward face to face encounter with Disneyland security that leaves them out in the cold. Toys r Us releases a poster prematurely and Saw Gerrera’s hair only looks slightly better. Also New Years Eve at the parks, DuckTales gets a Doctor, Michaelless Mail, and more on this heraldric episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 69 :”The Regal Beagle”
In this week’s episode it’s Rogue One week and the excitement in the air is palpable. We’ve got some news from the premiere in Hollywood including an X-Wing, Michael Giacchino, and The Backstreet Boys…? We’re a week late but the security checkpoints on west side of the Disneyland Resort are finally opening and we have some news about a kerfuffle regarding the future eastern gateway. Downtown Disney is getting a bowling alley with a bar. Speaking of bar, an alcoholic Dole Whip float has finally showed up. Also Lunar New Year news, New Years Eve eats, boat floats, and more on this bowled over episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 68 :”Acronym Troopers and Coffee Inconveniences”
On this week’s episode it was Anthony’s birthday this past weekend and we also had another edition of Michael’s Light vs Dark at Disneyland. We’ve got a #FatTimeInTheParks that’ll freshen your breath AND satisfy your craving for chocolate. Digs went to a Parks Blog meetup but didn’t meet anyone. Rogue One has an expanding presence at Launch Bay with more to come, just don’t check for spelling errors. Also security checkpoints, D23 Expo, Her Universe, and much more on this not death episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 67 :”Chicken Grease Lightning”
In this week’s episode we celebrate Thanksgiving the way it should be done, by going to the parks. Digs and Shadow had the traditional meal of… corn dogs and donuts? Eh, sure why not? Meanwhile the white hot chocolate machine broke, Moana invaded Adventureland, and we searched for fuel rods. MousePIRE’s Magical Memories kinda returns with the oft requested story of why Anthony won’t eat the Plaza Inn chicken. Also hand stamps, Rogue One tickets, metal detector madness, and more on this thankful episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 66 :”Hong Kong, Phooey!”
In this week’s episode it was the Mouse’s birthday at the parks last Friday. Mickey was turning the big eight-eight…wait, why are they celebrating again?? Paint the Night is back and it’s already screwing up. Digs and Shadow didn’t get to see Michael in his pajamas but they did fall in love with a loud rooster. Preferred parking is back and we clear up any misconceptions people might have. Also Cars 3, Star Tours, fuel rods, and more on this jammie-tastic episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 65 :”Anthony Knows His Meat”
In this week’s episode Christmas has come to the Disneyland Resort and as usual we were there to check it out. The Festival of Holidays at DCA is all about eating, drinking, and more eating. #FestivalofFatness. Be sure to check out the new Princess in town and party with some old friends in Viva Navidad! Over at Disneyland there’s still no garland on Main Street and apparently the Christmas Parade toy soldiers have been given a furlough. Also Mickey’s b-day, hand stamps, no ice rink, and more on this smashed episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 64: “Vacations and Elections”
In this week’s episode: we’re ba-ack!! After a two week hiatus we’ve returned with more news than you can shake a Trump at. The western security checkpoint is being moved back to include Downtown Disney. Find out what this entails, when it will open, and how it affects the Grand Californian. Christmastime and the Festival of Holidays has begun at the parks. What food are we dying to sample? (#FestivalofFatness) When are the fresh candy canes coming to Disneyland? When will we finally get to see garland on Main Street again? Hint: Not this year! Also Guardians vol. 2, hot dogs, donuts, and more on this recounted episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 63: “Elephants On Parade”
In this week’s episode it’s party time!! That’s right, our night for Mickey’s Halloween Party has finally come and gone. Awwww… Well, we’ve got our complete coverage of the event including all the music, monsters, and mayhem. Candy, candy, candy everywhere!! No craisins! Part time Michael the Mail Guy appearances. Good times had by all! From one sneak peek last week to another, this time it’s Moana! We definitely smell what The Rock is cooking. Also Rogue One trailer, Thrawn’s theme, Thanksgiving, and more on this spooky episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 62: “The Doctors Are In”
In this week’s episode we give our thoughts about the Doctor Strange sneak peek at DCA. How trippy is it? Does it need to be seen in 3-D? Do we even know who he is? After we’ve answered all those hard-hitting questions Digs gives us an update on the Mad T destruction and the Critter Country closures. Rumors are swirling that we’ll be bidding Big Head Kylo Ren an adieu from Launch Bay and a certain Dark Lord will be returning. We’re going down to Fraggle Rock again but it’s not a new show, yet. Also The Defenders, Ahsoka, food trucks, and more on this doctored episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 61: “Dead Men Tell No Tacos”
In this week’s episode we’ve got more news than you can shake a chimichanga at. Rogue Friday was this past weekend and rather large fellow has joined us in studio to talk about our purchases. We’ve got a jam packed edition of #FatTimeInTheParks that includes decadence, disappointment, and disgust. Mickey’s Halloween Party is SOLD OUT, so stop asking how you can get tickets! Also Doctor Strange, a Critter closure, a selfie stick story, and more on this reimagined episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 60: “Cannon Sprinkles”
In this week’s episode Michael’s back on the show again so he can give us his thoughts on frozen drinks, Tower of Terror Late Check-Out, and the return of the SoCal AP Pass. Mickey’s Halloween Party has started so we’ll be getting more info every week including new tips and tricks. More info has come out about the new upcoming holiday World of Color but beware of spoilers from Disney! Also Rogue Friday, Rebels Funko Pops, cupcakes, & more on this dirty episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 59: “No Pie For You!”
In this week’s episode we tell you all about the fun time we had at Disneyland for Digs’ birthday. Michael the Mail Guy was there to spy on cast members and make sure we went on rides. Funnel cake was had by all and controversy over onion rings has emerged. Doctor Strange is coming to DCA. Well, sort of… The Rock danced and a new Moana trailer was released. Also Rogue One composer shakeup, Mickey’s Halloween Party tips, refurbs, and more on this informative episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 58: “4:20 To Scarif”
In this week’s episode HalloweenTime at the Disneyland Resort has begun and we were there to check it out. Hear about all the tricks, treats, and even tikis that are in the parks for this scary time of year. Speaking of scary, those Mickey’s Halloween Party tickets are selling out faster than ever and you’ll be sorry if you miss out. Speaking of sorry, that’s how you’ll feel if you camp out for the “new” fireworks show. Too early to talk about Christmas? Disney doesn’t think so, but maybe Digs does. Also Rogue Friday, AP Days still stinks, costume guidelines, and more on this half baked episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 57: “Respect My Authoritah!”
In this week’s episode we salute the end of the 60th Anniversary at Disneyland Resort. Digs and Shadow were there on Labor Day to bid adieu to all the festivities. We’ll tell you our overall thoughts about the 472 day celebration including personal favorites. Hey! AP Days is here! Can we just please have the parties back now because this sucks big time! Anthony was in San Francisco this past weekend and had an audience with the Emperor! Well, not really, but he did get good sound bytes. Also #FatTimeAtTheParks, HalloweenTime, Rogue Friday, and more on this windowless episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 56: “Three Dollars?!”
In this week’s episode we’ve got some interesting news regarding Tower of Terror at DCA. Not only has the final day been announced but there will also be some cool promotions leading up until its closure. Mickey’s Halloween Party is getting closer, more dates are selling out every week, and a new spooky parade has us very excited for October. Elena of Avalor is coming to the parks sometime this year. We’re not sure when, but speculation has made us think about Christmas way too early. Also AP Days, goodbye 60th, refurbishments, and more on this shortchanged episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 55: “Security Disney Bounding”
In this week’s episode we’ve got the first details about the upcoming AP Days in September. Find out about the new locations and new promotions. Hopefully they’ll have plenty of buttons and especially recipes. Digs has the word about PhotoPass Day, and the word is lame. What was it about and where were the characters? Fantasmic may not be coming back til next year, but someone is stealing our terminology and it needs to stop!! Also Jungle Book, Costco, Descendants 2, and more on this guest starring episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 54: “ELO Returns & Michael’s Fired”
In this week’s episode we expand on the announcement from last week about Disneyland’s planned new parking structure and eastern gateway. Some intriguing questions have been answered, while others could’ve been avoided. As if that news wasn’t big enough, we got word this past week about something that will either make you very happy or it will ruin Christmas. Even better though is the news that an old favorite will be returning sometime early next year. Also the Rogue One Olympic trailer, Light vs. Dark, Halloween, and more on the lit up edition of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 53: “Don’t Drink Fluids”
In this week’s episode we’ve got news about something that was correctly speculated by us a year ago! Find out what it is and what’s the possible impact to the Disneyland Resort. Well we said it last year and we’ll say it again, it’s never too early to talk about Halloween. Hear about some of the early food and merchandise announcements with surely many more to come. Is park attendance up or down? We debate the official standing and who we think is to blame for spreading false info. Hint: It’s not us. Also Rebels premiere date, tv trailers, the bands, and more on this Olympic sized episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 52: “This is old news!”
In this week’s episode we’ve got a plethora of Disneyland Park news and most of it we already told you about. Find out what’s going away, what’s coming back, and if we think Paint the Night is gone forever. Hey, the bands are back in town! Oh wait, we also told you that already too. Geez, we’ve scooped everyone on this news! Also DCA Studio Store’s identity crisis, more bad news from Disney Infinity, Fantasmic 2.0, and more on this no duh episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 51: “What, no invite??”
In this week’s episode Anthony’s got a complete rundown of all the Disney and Marvel news from San Diego Comic-Con. Well, mostly Marvel actually. There were some casting announcements, special clips, one trailer, and a bunch of new logos. The big news of course, as far as the parks are concerned, is the retheming of Tower of Terror to fit Guardians of the Galaxy. Find out if anyone rants about it, who thinks it’s okay, and what we think of petitions yet again. Also Photo Pass+, Mickey’s Halloween Party, TLT bands, and more on this feeling left out episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 50: “Anthony’s Star Wars Celebration Hour”
In this week’s episode it’s time to pull the the old “I told you so” because info about Mickey’s Halloween Party is out and well, we called it! We’ll tell you when tickets go on sale, what attractions will be affected, and what’s new to the event. We’ll also tell you when we might be going so you can join us to party in the park. Star Wars Celebration Europe is now in the books and Anthony’s got a complete report on all the news, reveals, and even controversies. We go behind the scenes of Rogue One, see an new-old character introduced on Rebels, and learn who is playing young Han Solo. Wait, I thought we already knew that! Also another Starbucks, Indiana Jones, mail, and more on this galactic episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 44: “Secret Squirrel & The Tripod’s”
MousePire Episode 43: “Billy Dee Sings The Blues”
MousePire Episode 41: “Who’s that lady?”
MousePire Episode 40: “Bruce Wayne Day”
MousePire Episode 39: “We’ve gone purple”
MousePire Episode 38: “Road Trip!!”
MousePire Episode 34: “MousePIRE’s Magical Memories”
In this week’s episode we introduce a new segment that’s been teased for a while and we do it with our very special guest: Michael the Mail Guy. He joins us for conversations on #FatTimeInTheParks and his various Disneyland events. Speaking of fat time, we’ve got the menu for the upcoming Food & Wine Festival at DCA. Finally hear the story of who went to Disneyland jail and why. Also Zootopia, security, Jungle Book, and more on this star studded episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 33: “What truck?!”
In this week’s episode we talk about Egg-Stravaganza! Hear about our separate experiences looking for eggs, which ones were tough to find, and who didn’t participate at all. AP preview of the Jungle Book sneak peek is confirmed and we’ll be there to check it out. It’s time for March Madness! No, wait…I mean March Magic! We discuss the brackets, as well as our predictions. Also Star Wars: This is Madness, Captain America: Civil War, return of Indiana Jones, and more on this episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 32: “It’s getting crowded!”
In this week’s episode Disney’s California Adventure turns 15 and Digs was there to celebrate. We reminisce about our times at DCA over the years and the one place we miss the most. Hint: It’s food related. Peyton Manning just won the Super Bowl and yes, he went to Disneyland. Digs was also there for that and got a big thumbs up, supposedly. Speaking of the Super Bowl, we got a new Jungle Book trailer released in conjunction with it and we finally hear Baloo talk! Also the music of Star Wars Rebels, Tsum-Tsums, funnel cake, and more on this episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 24: “Tron, did we say Tron?!”
MousePire Episode 23: “Rant Free”
In this episode we talk about New Years Eve at Disneyland. We also preview the new Zootopia trailer. Check out Zootopia in DCA coming soon. We also talk about closures, and not just Star Wars Land related closures. Hasbro has caused an uproar in their latest Star Wars Monopoly game. Also runDisney, FATTIME in the Parks, all this in this episode of the MousePIRE podcast!!
MousePire: TFA SPOILERIFIC REVIEW
On this very special edition of our podcast we talk about Star Wars: The Force Awakens and there will be spoilers!! Hear our complete review of the film, including favorite scenes and characters. We’ve got a few listener emails that we’ll read, along with some questions they have. Also box office records, John Williams amazing score, cameos, and more on this special spoilerific episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 19: “Bring Some Tissue!!
In this week’s episode we give our thoughts and review of The Good Dinosaur. We’ve got some news on Marvel films coming in 2016. Digs has a #FatTimeInTheParks update and he clarifies some erroneous reports about a Disneyland dining location. Finally we answer an email about our prized Disney possessions. Also Disney Infinity, Zootopia, Christmas music, and more on this episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 18: It’s The Music, The Music!!
We’re back from a brief one week hiatus to bring you our complete coverage of Season Of The Force before Digs loses his voice. Space Mountain just got more awesome, Star Tours got a new scene, Tomorrowland Terrace got themed food, and the former Innoventions got a new occupant! So much going on!! We have some Star Wars themed deserts to discuss in a special edition of #FatTimeInTheParks. Plus Jedi Training Academy, an AP Party, Viva Navidad, and more on this episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
In this week’s jam packed episode we talk Star Wars. The Star Wars trailer, Star Wars poster, Star Wars tickets, and Star Wars rants. Star Wars!! We also tell you about our experience at Mickey’s Halloween Party. Hint: It was just okay. Our very first special guest is on the episode to talk about Star Wars and foods of Disneyland. Also the Star Wars Rebels season premiere, Jaws, Descendants, emails, and more on this extended episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 12: Get Your Own Show!
In this week’s episode we discuss all the big changes with Disneyland Annual Passes. Hear why we aren’t entirely against all the price increases and listen to another rant regarding those who complain online about them. We talk about the term capacity and how it relates to Disneyland attraction closures. Also Sarah Michelle Gellar on Star Wars Rebels, an ABC Family channel name change, New York Comic Con and more on this episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 11: I don’t Know You!
MousePire Episode 10: More Quail
In this week’s episode we tell you about our fun filled week that started on Wednesday with someone’s birthday and ended with a crazy road trip north. Digs has additional sold out Mickey’s Halloween Party dates and baked potato news. Plus a themed bar opens at Walt Disney World, Mark Hamill and more on this milestone tenth episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!
MousePire Episode 9: Petition This
In this week’s episode we talk about DCA’s Aladdin musical, Mary Poppins, and the newly released Jungle Book trailer. We tell you all about the new food at Disneyland and which ones we plan to try first. Plus Star Wars, Halloween, Christmas, and more on this ninth episode of the MousePIRE Podcast!!!