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Brian Krosnick


Columbus, Ohio


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Just your friendly neighborhood fan of tropical hideaways, Victorian boardwalks, mid-century tomorrows, ancient temples, and cursed forests! In between dreaming of Dole Whips, I'm a museum experience developer. I'm also the researcher behind Theme Park Tourist's Legend Library – filled with stories of Lost Legends, Modern Marvels, Declassified Disasters, and more.

Articles by Brian Krosnick:

11 Disney Parks Music Loops That Will INSTANTLY Bring Back Memories

Friday, July 26, 2019
"Here you leave today and enter the worlds of yesterday, tomorrow, and fantasy."

Disney Parks Quiz: Which Resort is MISSING Each of These 8 Classic Rides?

Friday, July 19, 2019
For most Disney Parks and Imagineering fans, explaining the differences between Disney's resorts is like an art. Disneyland is quaint and charming and naive; Walt Disney World is grand and organized; Disneyland Paris is elegant and rich and romantic...

16 Incredible Must-See New Attractions of 2019 from Around the U.S.

Saturday, July 13, 2019
From cartoon carousels to intergalactic adventures; trippy dark rides to adrenaline-packing thrills, 2019 was another banner year for theme parks across the United States.

DISNEY’S AMERICA: Eisner's Announced-Then-Abandoned Patriotic Theme Park

Thursday, July 4, 2019
POSSIBILITYLAND: Disney's America Theme Park: Seeing Civil War re-enactments, learning 1800s farming techniques, setting sail for Ellis Island... Even if history has always played a part in the story of Disney Parks, there's never been anything quite like Disney's America. Disney's first-ever regional theme park would've been a living history experience set near the real battlefields of Virginia... It never opened. This is why...

DIRTY DISNEY: 6 Rides That Look WORSE After Refurbishments!

Friday, June 28, 2019
In fact, peeling away the characters and attractions completely, there's something exceptionally simple about what makes Disney's theme parks different: their commitment to cleanliness, order, and beauty.

The REAL History of 6 Hollywood Icons Brought to Life in Disney Parks

Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Today, we're going to investigate the real histories of six iconic structures at Disney Parks that sprung not from the minds of Imagineers, but from real landmarks of Tinseltown.

CURSED: The Inside Story of Thirteen – The Biggest Coaster Let-Down EVER

Monday, June 24, 2019
DECLASSIFIED DISASTER: TH13TEEN: Would you be in line to tackle the world’s first “psychoaster?” And if so, how might you feel if your multi-hour wait leads to a ride about as extreme as Big Thunder Mountain? That's the reality faced by hoardes of thrillseekers who followed the viral marketing campaign around Thirteen – a ride promised to be so intense, it was said that riders would be limited to one ride per day... Spoiler: it wasn't.

Are Disney Parks FULL? Where We Think Each Park is Growing Next...

Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Below, we've taken a look at the six Disney Parks in the U.S. from above to highlight their opportunities for expansion.

10 Gasps-and-Goosebumps-Inducing BIG Scenic Reveals in Disney Parks

Monday, May 27, 2019
Almost every successful Disney ride has at least one moment where sets, sounds, lighting, and music crescendo to create an epic, emotional reveal that leaves audiences breathless

8 "What Were They Thinking?" Disney Parks Mistakes We're Happy to Forget

Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Check out these eight massive features that we're glad to have seen removed in our lifetime.

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