Rob Plays

Where Did the Orange Bird Come From?

The Orange Bird. What a cute little character. If you keep an eye open you can usually spot this bird over in Adventureland, and these days you can definitely spot the Orange Bird on countless pieces of Disney merchandise, from key-chains to magic bands to even dresses. That said many guests, especially younger ones, might […]

A Defense for IPCOT: The New Future World

D23 is right around the corner and with it we may be getting confirmed details about the upcoming changes to Epcot. The current rumors are heavily pointing towards Future World getting new rides based on Disney IPs, and people aren’t happy. They’ve taken to calling the concept IPCOT. I’m here to talk about why IPCOT […]

Five Great Disney History Books!

One of the more common questions I get is what books are behind me on this bookshelf, and what Disney books I recommend for people to read, so that’s exactly what we’re going to cover today. Check out the full list of books! 📚https://robplays.com/books New here? Be sure to subscribe! 🔷https://goo.gl/x17zTL My Patreon! ❤https://patreon.com/RobPlays My […]

The Time Disney Brought the Main Street Electrical Parade to New York City

The Main Street Electrical Parade is without a doubt a classic staple of the Disney parks. Many fans from all walks of life have fond memories of seeing those iconic floats roll by in Disneyland, Disney World, Tokyo Disneyland, Disneyland Paris, and… Manhattan? Thanks to Emre for the topic suggestion! New here? Be sure to […]

5 Failed & Abandoned Eisner-Era Disney Ideas

One aspect of Michael Eisner I admire when it comes to his time as Disney CEO was his insistence on brainstorming from all levels of the company.He felt that it was important to foster an environment where people weren’t afraid to voice their ideas. From that ethic came some ideas that changed the Disney company […]

The Magic Kingdom “Poop River”

Poop! In the Magic Kingdom! There’s a river of it, and if you’ve been to Disney World you’ve probably walked over it. Where is this river of poop I speak of? Well it’s in Liberty Square, and it’s not real human poop. Instead, it’s actually a design in the pavement in Liberty Square that’s meant […]

How Long Would It Take to Watch Every DCOM?

How long would it take to watch every Disney Channel original movie? 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 1 times, 1 visits today)

What is Walt Disney World’s Electric Bill?

If you’ve ever been to Walt Disney World, then you know first hand just how massive of a resort it is. The land, which is twice the size of Manhattan, is what allowed them to build the 20+ hotels, the 4 theme parks, the water parks, the shopping district, and all of the behind-the-scenes buildings […]

Goosebumps’ Short-Lived Show at Walt Disney World

It is now December and the holidays are right around the corner, and so naturally I think it’s time to talk about Goosebumps! More specifically, we’re going to look at the Goosebumps HorrorLand Fright Show and FunHouse which ran for just one year at Disney-MGM Studios in the late 1990’s! New here? Be sure to […]

How Disney Rides Know Our Names

Subscriber Dante Rodriguez asks “As the boat my Father and I were riding in approached the end scene of it’s a small world, the screen changed from goodbye in a foreign language to saying goodbye to my father and I. What struck me as strange was that we went through the normal queue. We never […]