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Disney releases details of Mobile Magic application for Verizon Wireless subscribers

Disney has unveiled details of its Mobile Magic application, which will give Verizon Wireless subscribers access to information such as attraction wait times at Disneyland and Walt Disney World.

Also available through the application - which will run on a range of Verizon Wireless handsets -

Walt Disney World increases restaurant booking window to 180 days

Walt Disney World has increased the window for booking dining at its restaurants, as well as recreation and tours, to 180 days from the current 90 days.

The move means Disney has reverted back to the situation that had applied over the last few years, prior to it reducing the window to 90 days

Space Mountain refurbishment nears completion at Magic Kingdom

The refurbishment of Space Mountain at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom is nearing completion, with the rollercoaster set to reopen on November 22.

Disney has begun testing the updated ride, and the outside of the attraction is beginning to take shape. An updated color scheme (yellow and blue)

New Scarezone added to Universal Studios Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights

Universal Studios Orlando has announced that a new Scarezone will be added to its Halloween Horror Nights event this week.

The new Scarezone will be located in the New York Alley area towards the rear of the park, and will open from Thursday, October 29. It is being used to test out elements

SeaWorld's Aquatica water park to expand for 2010

The website of SeaWorld Orlando's Aquatica has confirmed that a new expansion will be added to the water park in Spring 2010.

The website states that the park's Whanau Way slide will be closed until October 30, in order for construction to take place on the new expansion. It is not yet known

Living with the Land reopens at Epcot

Walt Disney World's Epcot has reopened its Living with the Land attraction early after completing planned refurbishments.

The ride was originally scheduled to be closed until the end of October, but instead reopened at the start of October. Initial reports suggest that there are few visible

Display reveals details of 2010 Thomas Town expansion at Six Flags America

A display at Six Flags America has revealed official details of the Thomas Town expansion coming to the park for 2010.

The area, themed on the popular Thomas the Tank Engine characters, is set to open next Spring. Six Flags has previously claimed the new area will feature some 10 new

Universal Studios Singapore releases interactive park map

An interactive park map has been released of Universal Studios Singapore, which is set to open in early 2010.

The map is hosted on the website of the $4.2 billion Sentosa Resorts World property, where the new park is located. It shows off the seven themed zones that will make up the park when

Demon Drop to close on November 1 at Cedar Point

Cedar Point has announced that its Demon Drop ride will close on November 1, before moving to its new home at Knott's Berry Farm.

The park will hold a contest to select the final riders on Demon Drop, details of which have not yet been announced. Knott's Berry Farm is expected to begin

Rockit "valleys" at Universal Studios Orlando

Universal Studios Orlando's teething problems with its Hollywood Rip, Ride, Rockit rollercoaster continued as an empty car "valleyed" in the middle of the ride circuit.

The incident occurred on Sunday night, when the Rockit was undergoing testing as part of an ongoing process to add additional

"Stitch" coming to Pleasurewood Hills for Halloween event

Pleasurewood Hills in Suffolk, England has unveiled a teaser campaign for its upcoming Halloween event - revealing a mysterious main character called Stitch.

The Blair Witch Project-style teaser video, embedded below, suggests that the Halloween event may be targeted at teens and adults rather

Cliffhanger back open at Ghost Town in the Sky

Ghost Town in the Sky has confirmed that the park's Cliffhanger rollercoaster has now returned to operation.

The ride was closed in early July when state inspectors found a hairline crack on one of the its new trains. This occured just days after Cliffhanger's re-opening following 7 years out

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