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May 5, 2013 7:19 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
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Good morning! This day in Disney history, May 5th, 2004. The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror has its official grand opening at DCA. While similar in concept & theme to the original attraction in Florida, this version has been redesigned in order to conserve space & money. The attraction features three elevator shafts. Each shaft, in theory, is its own separate ride w/ its own separate operating system. Doing this made it easier to repair individual areas of the attraction w/out causing the entire attraction to "go down" (pun intended). Each shaft has 2 vehicles & 2 loading levels. It is designed so that the lower vehicle can be in profile while the upper vehicle is loading, making the attraction much more efficient. The ride is about 2 minutes & 28 seconds long. When all the elevators are in use 1,543 people per hour can ride. Since each vehicle loads & unloads from the same point, it also saves space. Since this system works so much more efficiently, it is the system used in both the Paris & Tokyo versions of the attraction. To watch a short clip of the opening day ceremony: http://is.gd/r2jMX8 Have you tried any of the other versions? Perhaps in WDW? Which version do you prefer & why?

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😱😱 I have yet to ride this attraction. Very interesting about the operation and how this attraction is so efficient!! Thank you SMK! I always learn new and cool things from your Disney History!! You're awesome!! You still haven't gotten me on TOTπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MyPark  1295.7 #153 7:43AM
MyPark let's all go together at the reunion! We can do a ride takeover!πŸ˜ƒyou will looove it, and we could all support you! - piratelife4me  1089.2 #195 7:46AM
This ride is very intimidating and not for everyone.I prefer to not force anyone who does not want to or ready to ride this ride although my mini who turned five today has gone on it since he's 42" loves it => - pikaplaid  7274.1 #17 9:04AM
I would be honored if you would join me on this attraction someday sir! No pressure, but someday! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 9:12AM
Mypark still hasn't gotten on MonsterInc ride either!!! => - pikaplaid  7274.1 #17 9:17AM
Actually pikarich he has! ☺;) - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:23PM
I'm very sorry MyPark and pikarich, I certainly didn't mean what I said to sound like I was trying to force anyone, it was only to show support if you wanted to ride. - piratelife4me  1089.2 #195 7:35PM
Did you know that the actual Tower is one of the tallest buildings in Anaheim? Also, because of its height, it would have required a light on top for the pilots flying over if the height went over 200 feet. So, Disney made it 199 feet tall, thus not requiring a red light and to keep the tower in "show". - BaseballMickey  8621.5 #14 9:21AM
Thanks so much for adding that info! I had heard that but I had forgotten! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:27PM
I like the WDW better. You take a short ride Dow a track with Twilight Zone type effects before you come to a stop and then go through the rest of the story. It makes the ride a teeny bit longer and adds another neat element to it. Either way, they are both awesome! - chelebee  304.9 #992 7:56AM
I agree with you - DebbyMouse7531  549.3 #17 8:04AM
Hear it's very impressive, but I habent had the pleasure of enjoying it myself. ::sigh:: someday! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:24PM
I hate to admit it, but the WDW one is better. My first time ever riding ToT was there and I loved how you actually moved through the ride to hear the story. It made the drops really sneak up on you. I remember I was 10 (1997 ish) and it scared the living crap outta me. As soon as we got off we ran around and got in line again! It was really rainy the day we were there and so we rode it 4 times in a row with no line! I will always compare my ToT experience to the greatness of that day. I was so excited to hear it was coming to DL. I still love the ride, I look forward to it most when entering DCA. But nothing compares to WDW on this one! Thanks for sharing the info Duchess I enjoyed this blast from the past! - evilqueensmistress  285.1 #1124 8:26AM
Thank YOU for sharing all that with us! 4xs! RAD! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:26PM
Great info! I have not had the opportunity to ride this anywhere else except at DCA, but those are the best 2 minutes & 28 seconds of terror and giggles all at the same time :) - DisLUVney  649.6 #357 7:39AM
😊 I feel the same way! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:27PM
Awesome backstory! I love the more efficient redesign! - GibsonGirl87  462.4 #524 7:40AM
Imagineers =genius! πŸ‘πŸ‘ - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:29PM
Thanks hon! Very interesting. I've only been on two, DCA and WDW, both are great! I loved the idea of this attraction, and still think it is so fun. It's a must for my family every time!πŸ˜ƒ(thanks for the post and enjoy your sabbath!) - piratelife4me  1089.2 #195 7:43AM
Well hello sweetheart! Thank you so much! Wish my minis were brave enough to enjoy it. But I'm ok with them staying little forever. Lol - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:31PM
The version in WDW is odd! I fell in love with DL's version, and then when I rode it in Florida, my family and I just kept looking at each other saying "Whaaa?". Once you board the elevator and the doors close, the elevator detaches and moves along a track taking you through the basement/boiler room...then reattaches to the elevator shaft and the ride begins. - London-In-Wonderland  451.0 #541 7:44AM
Thanks for sharing that info!! I could imagine that whole thing in my head! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:32PM
I agree. I like the dca version better, I feel like it has a more cohesive theming, more retro, less weird. - bluefairy  643.8 #360 9:04PM
I love your posts! This one is so fun! The first time we rode this in 2004, it scared the living pee-wad-ins outta me and my then bf now husband. Serious heart checker!! I love the ride! He of course hates it! - PixiePirateMaid  355.6 #731 7:44AM
youre so sweet! Thank you! "Pee-wad-ins" that made me giggle! Does he still go on it with you?! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:34PM
9 years of not riding it! Here's to 9 more ;0) - tuesday737  1291.5 #156 7:58AM
Teehee! It's not for everyone! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:34PM
no. just no ;) - OhanaPhoto  6990.0 #20 8:06AM
lol cmon its a fun ride:) - Hendizl  2949.9 #55 8:11AM
::makes chicken noises:: πŸ˜‚πŸ˜˜ - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:34PM
I have been on the DCA and WDW versions. I felt that the WDW version was weird since you do move on a track and the view you see is of the building rockin roller coaster is in. DCA's version has a better view of the parks making you realize you really are up high. - McQueenGal  268.6 #1287 8:06AM
I think it's neat you were able to experience both! Thanks for sharing with us! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:35PM
I have not been to any other versions yet. But I know where I'll be going today if we make it to the parks. Thank you miss. - GrumpyPirateDad  1960.8 #96 8:18AM
SA-WEEEET! I hope you enjoy! Jelly!!! I'd love to be there today! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:36PM
This is such great info on the redesign! Its only 9 years old, it seems like it has been here so much longer! - adisneyfamily  1092.2 #194 8:23AM
Thanks! I agree! I don't remember the park without it! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:37PM
Great info, thank you! - BombFrogFormerCM  1086.7 #197 8:28AM
Thank YOU sir! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:37PM
Thanks for the great info as always. It kills me to watch little kids walk off this ride laughing and I'm always scared to death! I wish I could keep my eyes open on it just once...I'm a chicken! - MinnieMyLove  247.0 #1500 8:44AM
Awe! At least you try! So many won't even do that! ::pats you on the back:: - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:38PM
One if my favorite rides!! - JollyRoger5  4132.5 #43 8:50AM
and yet you won't ride with me anymore - pikaplaid  7274.1 #17 9:06AM
Me too! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:38PM
Just watched and thanks for posting it I also watched the making of tower of terror hosted by Kurt kameron from growing pains ad newsies - alphathedog4  156.3 #2763 8:57AM
Oh! I'll have to look for that! Thanks! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:39PM
Thanks Duchess you said it.our load version is better. Better setting on the twilight zone , Disney was playing with ideas for this attraction including having it be Mel brooks Frankenstein. The main difference between our tot and wdw is the elevator comes out of it's elevator shaft down a hallway then start its drop sequence but nobody beats our loading and shaft sequence , great job ca Disney version. Its also just shy of a few feet from having an airplane light on its roof but they decided to build it just under to keep the theme , imagine an annoying red flashing light on the top. They also used tot to install time lapse camera to record the building of carsland from the old pumba parking. This ride is fun and FOR THE RECORD I HAVE RIDDEN THIS RIDE FOUR TIMES IN FOUR YEARS,I MAY NOT LIKE AS MUCH BUT IT DOES NOT MEAN I HAVE NEVER RIDDEN IT!!!I just need to clear that up . I typically choose to ride this ride once a year. thank you for this awesome history lesson. - pikaplaid  7274.1 #17 9:01AM
This reads like you should be having a TOT meet up today/night. What better day than its anniversary for your yearly ride. - GrumpyPirateDad  1960.8 #96 9:20AM
^^^^ahahah your too funny - pikaplaid  7274.1 #17 9:30AM
Nice a year?! Awe! You need to update that! ASAP! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:39PM
One of our family's favorite rides! My 5 year old absolutely loves it. Thanks for the info - fab5  161.4 #2683 9:02AM
What a brave 5 year old you have!!! My 7 year old doesn't care for it! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:41PM
One of my faves! I've been on WDW's version as well and actually like theirs more because of the movement through the floor before getting to the elevator shaft. - LBChica  2550.2 #66 9:25AM
Hear it's a whole different experience. - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:40PM
Luv this ride! !!! As always duchess-THANKS! Ur awesome :) - missariel33  2115.6 #88 9:26AM
You're so welcome! And YOU'RE awesome!!! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:41PM
Love the TOT at night! Always a must do. I still scream my brains out even though I've been on it multiple times :) - Melli_mo  526.6 #446 9:27AM
Oooh so that's YOU that always hurts my ears! ::giggles:: - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:42PM
Such a great post! True confession - I have never been on this ride. No one in my family has ever wanted to go and I've always been too reluctant to go alone. - cmogo  74.4 #4273 11:38AM
Thanks! Awe!!you should try it with a big group of MWers!! - Duchess_SMK  6631.6 #22 2:44PM
Thank you for another great post ! I have been fortunate enough to ride both WDW and DCA versions . I like them both. I personally enjoy the queue part of TOT better than the actual elevator part. I like the creepiness factor and all there is to see and the back story. I would be content to walk through and then leave the line if I could :) lol - eviljules  1759.7 #112 11:59AM
My wife has been on both. Upon questioning her on which is better, her response was WDW. The reason, "just because it's better". :) - RapunzelledColey  145.4 #2936 1:07PM
LoL! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜„πŸ˜„"Just Because" Love it!!! - WaltSentMe  331.2 #829 1:26PM
I love this attraction. Can't wait until the little guy feels comfortable enough to go back on. This always makes me laugh. - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2983.4 #54 2:07PM
Thanks for the info! I love them both but prefer the WDW version. Awesome attraction. - CheshireCam  251.1 #1445 2:10PM
Thank you for the fun info! You are a font of wonderful Disney information!!! - Boundin  827.1 #261 3:13PM
I love the one in WDW... hooked from the start.. couldn't wait for the one in DCA to open and now I ride or every chance I get..!!! XXO - carminaire  1032.3 #213 5:01PM
Cool information. My son loves this ride. My wife hates it, so it is a father/son ride. - adventuremickey  285.3 #1121 5:49PM
I still remember the first ride on this. When the first drop occurred, I actually let out a little scream. I never scream on rides and this one caught me! One of my favorite ride pics ever is from this one too. My SIL decided to be brave and ride it. We randomly got the front row. At picture time I'm posing and my SIL looks like a deer in the headlights- eyes wide, mouth open in a scream. It's great! - LilSterner  5828.4 #25 6:00PM
Duchess thank you. Great info as always. I have been on both WDW & DCA and find the line area a different layout decor , the wait time seems longer in WDW but the ride itself seems identical to me. I think TOT is a brilliant ride in that no matter how many times you go on it you still get that same " why do I do this " feeling right before the drop. It's great - polo33  85.1 #4048 6:14PM
I love your informative post on TOTπŸ˜ƒ - E-Ticket  1619.3 #125 7:37PM
I do prefer WDW b/c of the movement through the floor before the drops...but I also love the DCA version! Such a fun attraction. Thanks for this great info Duchess!! 😊 - MinnieMousewife  928.2 #230 8:38PM
You always post such nice and really interesting things. Thank you very much! - april_december  301.4 #1007 9:43PM
I remember watching Howie Mandel on Regis and Kelly do a test run of the ride before it was open to the public. The camera was on him the whole ride. He was wearing a Goofy dreadlocks hat so every time he dropped the dreadlocks were straight up. So funny.... my daughter and husband have said they liked WDW version better. - HalfCaff  691.7 #335 11:14PM
I dislike rides with free fall, but I have ridden both ToTs and I certainly prefer WDW's! You move out of the elevator shaft and go through the hotel in WDW before moving into the drop shaft! It's such a cool and unexpected experience the first time you ride! - DisneyDreamer93  16.7 #8792 11:15PM
I have rode the one in WDW. I would agree that DCA is much more efficient and gets people in and out quicker. WDW is more like a "ride" where you travel through it for a bit before the actual drop. - mrstrmiller  527.3 #445 7:12AM
Thank you for the link and fun history. You find the best videos - Tealtownfan  1171.9 #178 7:41AM
I love this ride... - Apples2  651.0 #354 7:56AM

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This was helpful.. But I'm still having an issue posting to pics to the loungeπŸ˜‘ - 1Minnie58  7.9 #14189 10:12AM
I've had a lot of trouble with platinum version. It seems to "magically" close itself at random times. The most common random closes are: after updating ride or food times, after clicking on a different feature in the app, or immediately after opening. I generally have to re-open it 2-3 times, at which point it stays open until I've made my update, but if I stop using it for more than 5 minutes and go back to it I have to go through the magical closings again. πŸ˜“ - Mouse28  946.6 #227 9:06AM
I never had that issue with the free version.  - Mouse28  946.6 #227 9:06AM
I had the same issues more so in the park  - Plumiegirl  10796.6 #9 5:42PM

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Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Winnie111286
30957.9

2. Melody_CM
26802.9

3. Coaster
24659.6

4. Tom
15296.3

5. jacdanfan
14489.2

6. Dave
13876.3

7. ShariRenee
13463.9

8. goofygal
13428.6

9. Plumiegirl
10796.6

10. grumpypapa
10323


Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  10210.9 #11 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  2242.4 #82 8:50AM
- EvilqueenRS  704.9 #321 9:57PM
Very nice. I'll make It on the list one of these days! - larrywong318  214.3 #1931 11:09AM


Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.2 #2171 11:22PM
Hey I'm finally on this list πŸ˜„πŸ‘πŸŽ‰ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.9 #40 10:39PM
Your always on the list!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚list of what I don't know😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝. Jk - Fantasmicfan1  5387.0 #26 12:34PM
Fantasmicfan1 I just read that in the voice of Rodney Dangerfield from Back to School! - KennyV  1253.9 #158 3:48PM
Fantastic!! - Ilovegoofy  171.5 #2523 4:37PM
Note to self: When you see this comment a year from now, be sure to say something witty!!! - clawton  436.9 #559 9:03PM
- Grumpyfan  91.5 #3908 7:29PM

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Here are the upcoming MouseWait Events. You can post your event on mobile here, and on the web here. Thanks!

1. #MWMMEETUP - WELCOME BACK MSELP
Jan 20, 2017 03:00pm

2. MouseWait Rope Drop event
Feb 11, 2017 07:00am

3. It's a mex**** Michael bday meetups gotg we missed tot reopening
May 05, 2017 08:00am

MouseWait Meetups 2016
what is happening for one last time on aug 6? - MsTikiMermadam  1871.1 #106 12:31AM
It was January 8 I think but I left it as I think it's funnyπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ I'll have to delete it😭😭 - secretagentangel  10210.9 #11 7:55PM
ok,  last time for btr....  πŸ˜Ή - MsTikiMermadam  1871.1 #106 6:03AM
 I changed it to August 5πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - secretagentangel  10210.9 #11 11:07AM
I spy Christmas in July! - FrankenWeenieVelinee  4465.1 #38 12:44PM
Looks like July 22! More to follow!  - secretagentangel  10210.9 #11 9:52PM
Really hoping to make it to Christmas in July - Melody_CM  26802.9 #2 11:12AM
- FrankenWeenieVelinee  4465.1 #38 11:55AM
I'll add post tonight!  - secretagentangel  10210.9 #11 3:18PM
Next meetup us the #MW Christmas party Friday, December 9, 6pm at trader sams at the DLH! See you there! - secretagentangel  10210.9 #11 7:55PM
We'll be having a pre blockout Christmas get together next week too!  - secretagentangel  10210.9 #11 2:04PM
Planning on going Sunday the 18th ... - carminaire  1032.3 #213 8:32AM
Looks like we'll try a meetup. Meetup in the middle of the Giant crowd !😬😬😍😍 - secretagentangel  10210.9 #11 8:19PM

Here are the top 10 News Contributors:

1. BaseballMickey
8621.45

2. Stitch_Legacy
5143.16

3. RickChavez
3685.24

4. ScooterMike
1962.99

5. SPandEvLover
4842.55

6. caramiapoohluvsbb8
4487.7

7. DLKenCA
3330.9

8. secretagentangel
10210.9

9. IDVandalSkipperCM
2677.87

10. pikaplaid
7274.1



SEE TOP 50 NEWS CONTRIBUTORS

#Breaking news 🚨  This needs to be updated! - MadameLeota  4707.0 #34 3:40PM
Just a little...;) - ShariRenee  13463.9 #7 4:44PM
Okay, a little bit! Lol - MadameLeota  4707.0 #34 10:56PM
Not sure I understand the ranking here. Is this based on new math? Shouldn't the person with the most points be first? πŸ€” - redsoxcarlos  4891.4 #31 9:36PM
Based on new math! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ New math is #yuckporridge.  - SassafrasDavis  847.0 #254 11:29AM
It's based on News, not quality or points. Just posts that are labeled as news.  - phillip...rocks  1581.2 #127 8:15AM
Thanks phillip...rocks! Mystery solved! - redsoxcarlos  4891.4 #31 11:46AM
SassafrasDavis ' #yuckporridge' BAHAHAHA πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - misschurro  8678.8 #13 9:32PM

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- RetroDisneyPins2002  45.3 #5300 8:01AM
- CT4625  197.5 #2151 8:30PM
Now that looks like a good service. - MoChuck  194.8 #2193 11:24AM
I use this every time I'm at the parks now and llove it!!!!  Thanks Admin - leopardditz2000  1261.6 #157 7:44PM

Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends for FREE! See the list of TRIVILATOR usernames on this page. Play from any device with our new web version

I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  4435.0 #39 6:30PM
Still waiting. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  4244.2 #42 12:59PM
Cool admin. Hope I do better than the first one. Hope people that enter will be ready to play and the tournament moves along better - Goofytom  4132.0 #44 6:41PM
Yes, 1 question every 24 hrs was difficult to stick with.  - DisneyMom13  459.5 #529 6:28PM
Oh πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ just realized that post was 2+ years oldπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ well people are still taking turns very slowly. Maybe it's the app, not the players.  - DisneyMom13  459.5 #529 6:34PM
I end up deleting games while in progress due to opponents leaving me hanging FOR-EH-VER!!! - MommyandBash  433.7 #564 12:18PM
It happens, if you want start a game and I'll play you. I take a couple days off a week but I'll finish the games I start. - richiii3  1930.1 #99 2:20PM
Any chance of this coming to Android? - dsnylnd4me  396.6 #631 12:08PM

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- LaPearleNoir  2862.6 #56 7:22PM
- teapotsandteacups  3467.1 #50 3:50PM
- sunvalgifts  178.7 #2397 3:10PM
- SnowKitty  140.4 #3027 8:03PM

Download VOYAGEERS to your device today! Discover the VOYAGEERS Society, and the magical Main Street Realm in this action packed adventure for kids of ALL ages! Also available on iBooks and Kobo. Follow the VOYAGEERS on Facebook for more info and behind the scenes exclusives.

Like normal I am late to the party. Reading it now - Tealtownfan  1171.9 #178 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  2137.0 #87 10:53PM
Weeeeee - MommyandBash  433.7 #564 10:29PM
Just got a kindle so as soon as I figure out how to work it I'll be buying it. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  102.1 #3731 2:38PM

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Oh how we miss you MSEP... 😩😩😩 - DisneyBallers  57.3 #4785 10:05PM
what is MSEP? - markchop  108.4 #3619 9:35PM
Main Street Electrical Parade - sawman911  4435.0 #39 9:33AM
I miss the Electrical Parade.  My mom was actually covering a story about the Electrical Parade and got to ride in one of the vehicles.  - RetroDisneyPins2002  45.3 #5300 1:35PM
!!! - DisneyMom13  459.5 #529 7:43PM
!!!! That is soooo cool!!! - dizzneyfan  1116.9 #188 8:06AM
That's Barry and Jeb  - SportsMickey  1.6 #0 7:27PM
I went for it! Hoping the forecast will allow the inaugural run on the 19th!  I wish ap holders got a discount on those special event tix...  - theworthyhorse  45.9 #5268 8:55AM

DISNEYLAND PARK:

Fantasmic! Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Disneyland Railroad Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Mark Twain Riverboat Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Sailing Ship Columbia Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Davey Crocket Explorer Canoes Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Tom Sawyer Island Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Haunted Mansion REOPENS 1-20
Jungle Cruise REOPENS end of Jan
it's a small world closed 1-22 to 2-3
Pirates of the Caribbean closed 2-3 to 3-16

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

Grizzly River Run REOPENS 2-24
Redwood Creek Challenge Trail REOPENS 2-24

Were visiting during the diamond celebration.  I'm so excited because all of our favorite rides will be open! - Dsc1983  20.3 #7865 10:53PM
Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy_FU2Rcm  367.5 #687 8:33AM
Looks like TOT should be on that list as well  - DisneyDiane316  1750.1 #115 8:10AM
I think it should also say reopening on April 2nd since this is all just an early  right? [email protected] - grumpypapa  10323.0 #10 4:25PM
Pirates and Matterhorn at DL and the WOD and Grizzly River Run are closing the first week or so  of February. - AngiMouse  263.8 #1335 10:34AM

Thanked by:   Tom   carminaire   kimdis   106 More Thanks goducksgo   LaEstrella   tinkmagic  
Credits Hall of Fame. This real-time list honors the top Credits purchasers by showing the total number of Credits purchased. These MouseWaiters play an integral part in helping us maintain and innovate. Thank you to everyone who buys Credits in the MW iOS app, TRIVILATOR, and Goat Effect!

1. secretagentangel
142300

2. teapotsandteacups
135000

3. jacdanfan
115000

4. leopardditz2000
113000

5. iLOVELUCYnDISNEY
92500

6. disneygrandma1
78000

7. DarthFairy
68950

8. debbiev
67750

9. DisneyGrandma
65000

10. Melody_CM
65000

 

I finally made a list besides wait times.wait times has become almost impossible with the crowds,reception blows.but thank you for all you do@@@@Admin - DarthFairy  884.8 #238 7:43PM
!! CongratsπŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - SnowKitty  140.4 #3027 5:06PM
  Well done and congratulations.  Now I know how some people have so many stickers.  Keep up the good work:-) - beentoall  1432.8 #0 2:55AM
And they share - suzieq65  171.5 #2521 9:06PM
!!! And I thought working up to 73 credits was good lol - sunvalgifts  178.7 #2397 12:21PM
Great job - BadVibeGirl  7.8 #0 6:51PM

Easily manage the social side of MouseWait for Disneyland and Disney World with our new mousetopia app for iOS. Post to the DL or WDW side, use your Stickers, and utilize our new MouseWait Messenger. Optimized for iOS 8 and the iPhone 6! See what's new here


Here is the Overall Quality Top 10 real-time list. Follow these MouseWaiters for great content:

1. Winnie111286
8354

2. uscdisneyteacher
7196

3. misschurro
7179

4. CobbPR
6914

5. pikaplaid
6735

6. BaseballMickey
6287

7. Dave
6218

8. Plumiegirl
5887

9. Duchess_SMK
5587

10. Stitch_Legacy
4717



SEE THE TOP 100

This list needs to be updated! Just saying😬 - MadameLeota  4707.0 #34 9:51PM
is this just a standing thing? Never changes? - DarthFairy  884.8 #238 8:06PM
This is so true, it never changes, what's up with that lol - itsmyglassslipper  657.0 #351 12:28PM
I know and I'm still on itπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - Plumiegirl  10796.6 #9 5:56PM
I thought it was just me. Lol. Someone needs to hit the refresh button. :) - DeadliestPassholder  407.7 #610 2:10PM
It will stay the same until someone else gets enough points and quality to pass a couple more people. Even though two people on the list don't post much they still are ahead of the rest of us in quality points so they earned their spot. And Plumiegirl you post QC so you're qc score is high! πŸ˜„ - secretagentangel  10210.9 #11 8:33PM
when you are at the top you tend to move slower because its the same folks that frequent the parks most. So hence the top ten.. trolls ;) - Plumiegirl  10796.6 #9 9:55PM

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Love this tool - Chumash28  1902.9 #103 5:02PM
I use the search bar all the time! It's ! - DisneyDiane316  1750.1 #115 9:01AM
That search bar is so useful and I go to it often!  - grumpypapa  10323.0 #10 7:48PM

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