Rob Plays

Why was Disney-MGM Studios Renamed?

“It’ll always be MGM Studios to me!” It’s a common phrase we often hear from longtime Disney World fans who remember the days when Disney World’s third park, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, was called Disney-MGM Studios. But why was that it’s name to begin with, and why did it change? New here? Be sure to subscribe! […]

How Can Disney Improve Their Lines?

Lines! The worst part of a Walt Disney World experience! Nobody likes standing around for forty-five minutes just so they can ride a two minute ride. So how can Disney make the line experience better? New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Patreon! ❤https://patreon.com/RobPlays My Disney Podcast! 🎧http://ttapodcast.com Follow me on Twitter! 📱http://www.Twitter.com/RobPlays (Visited […]

4 Unusual Disney Book Recommendations

I love Disney books. Normally when people suggest Disney books you end up hearing about stuff like Walt’s biography or some of the Disney published books on rides like the Haunted Mansion. On the fiction end the go to people keep bringing up is Kingdom Keepers. However today I want to talk about a few […]

Barbie at Epcot: The Magical World of Barbie

In 1993 and 1994 Disney fans were given an unusual pairing of brands when Mattel and Disney teamed up to bring The Magical World of Barbie to Epcot 94′, of all places. Why Barbie, and why Epcot? New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Patreon! ❤https://patreon.com/RobPlays My Disney History Book List! 📚https://www.robplays.com/books/ My Disney […]

Where Did Club 33 Come From?

Club 33. The not-so-secret secret club at Disneyland celebrated it’s 50th anniversary this year. It’s a cool little place that rests within Disney’s history, and today I want to talk about where it came from. Believe it or not, the birth of Club 33 came out of a business disagreement. In Service to the Mouse […]

Why isn’t the Matterhorn in Disney World?

Disneyland and Walt Disney World share every mountain except for one, the Matterhorn. Why is that? Well the answer doesn’t just have to do with the Matterhorn, but Space Mountain as well! New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Disney Podcast! 🎧http://ttapodcast.com Follow me on Twitter! 📱http://www.Twitter.com/RobPlays (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)

How Much Would Every Pressed Penny at Disney World Cost?

Earlier this week I made a video about the history of the pressed penny. Towards the end of that video I mention that there are currently over 750 pressed coins in Walt Disney World today. There are 770 to be exact, spread across 204 machines on property. Thinking about that number, I started to wonder […]

What If_ Disney Still Used Ticket Books?

Today I’m taking a break from the history videos to explore a fun little “what if” look at the Disney parks. From the opening of Disneyland in 1955 until the early 1980’s, Disney employed the use of ticket books. The finite tickets not only limited how many rides you could ride, but the A through […]

Why Are Disney Traffic Signs Purple?

Subscriber Philip asks “Can you do a video about the colors of the Walt Disney World traffic signs? Are they special colors that relate to colors from particular characters or movies?” Great question Philip! Let’s talk about those famous purple signs at Walt Disney World! This week’s video was sponsored by Ye Olde Proppe Shoppe! […]

The “Avengers” of Disney World Rides

I think it’s about time that Disney build the Avengers of Walt Disney World rides! I don’t mean a ride themed on the Avengers, I mean a series of rides with an underlying story that culminates in one shared story! New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Disney Podcast! 🎧http://ttapodcast.com Follow me on Twitter! […]