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Disney Storied Places is a Collection of Original Comics Featuring Your Favorite Disney Places

Dark Horse invites you to take a tour through the magical places you know and love—from the castles of the Disney Princesses to the diverse cities across the Disney and Pixar film worlds inDisney Storied Places. This beautiful hardcover anthology features a fun assortment of stories written by Rhona Cleary, Eduardo Jauregui, Tea Orsi, Antonia Reed, and others with art by Valeria Orlando, Michela Cacciatore, Giuseppe Di Maio, and many more. 

Disney Storied Places is a collection of original comics stories set around the magical locations of animated features from Disney and Pixar. Run wild through the jungle, then dive deep into the ocean, cross the warm savannah, and drop into amazing cities in Disney Storied Places! This hardcover collection includes tales from Disney Frozen, classic Disney animated films such as Peter Pan, 101 Dalmatians, The Lion King, Robin Hood, andZootopia, beloved Pixar films such as Monsters, Inc., Finding Nemo, Up, and Wall-E, and stories featuring each of the Disney Princesses and the places they call home! Choose your stops and take a moment to enjoy the sights around you in the wonderful worlds of Disney.

Disney Storied Places goes on sale September 4, 2019 in comic shops and will be available in book stores on September 17, 2019. This 152-page collection retails for $24.99.

Disney Storied Places

Preview: Disney Afternoon Giant #4

Disney Afternoon Giant #4

Ian Brill, Warren Spector (w) • Leonel Castellani, Jose Massaroli, and Ruben Torreiro (a) • Leonel Castellani (c)

Get ready for two more stories featuring your favorite Disney Afternoon characters! First up is Chip ‘n’ Dale in “Stranger Danger,” followed by Part Four of “Rightful Owners” as Uncle Scrooge and company conclude their epic mission across the globe!

FC • 48 pages • $5.99

Disney Afternoon Giant #4

Pop! Disney: The Lion King are Coming Soon

Bring home a piece of Disney with a Pop! Simba, Pop! Timon, Pop! Pumbaa, Pop! Scar and Pop! Rafiki.

Pop! Disney: The Lion King are coming soon from Funko!

An adorable flocked Pop! Simba is available as a BoxLunch exclusive.

A wise-looking flocked Pop! Rafiki is available as a Funko shop exclusive.

An ominous flocked Pop! Scar is available as an FYE exclusive.

A playful flocked Pop! Timon is available as a Barnes and Noble exclusive.

Marvel’s What If…? Is Coming to Disney+

Not only are we getting three post Avengers: Endgame series, WandaVision, The Falcon and Winter Soldier, and Loki, for Disney‘s streaming service Disney+, Marvel Studios is also bringing an animated series to the digital platform.

Marvel’s What If…? takes inspiration from the comic series that explores different scenarios and stories than what we know happened in the Marvel Universe. An example is “What if Peggy Carter was the one who became a super soldier?” Each comic was told by Uatu, the Watcher, an alien being whose job it is to observe what happens, never interfere, and lives on the moon.

Each episode explores a pivotal moment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige has said the first episode would explore Peggy Carter getting the super soldier serum while Steve Rogers remained a scrawny kid and joined the fight in an armored suit designed by Howard Stark.

Disney+ launches November 12 for $6.99 a month or $69.99 for the year.

Disney+ Launching November 12 for $6.99 a month or $69.99 per year

Disney+

The anticipation for Disney+, Disney‘s digital streaming service, has been growing. Rumors have been running rampant about shows that we might see, how much it will cost, and when will it launch. Now, we know the details as Disney has pulled back the curtain showing us what we can expect.

Disney+ launches November 12 costing $6.99 per month or an annual price of $69.99. It will include brand new original series exclusive to the ad-free subscription service. Here’s what they’ve announced.

The Technical

The service will allow downloading of content so it can be accessed offline. There will be individual profiles and that includes custom avatars.

It will launch over each major region of the world over a two year time frame due to expiring contracts in specific territories. The United States will be up first.

In the presentation, images of televisions, computers, Apple TV, Playstation, X-BOX, and the Switch were all shown indicating the service will be available to watch on those and more.

Disney and Pixar

The entire Signature Collection will be available on launch. Rumors had indicated Disney’s complete movie library would be available. All Pixar films will be available in the first year of launch. All Pixar theatrical shorts will be available at launch.

One of the original series to debut in the first year is Unknown: Making Frozen 2 which is a documentary series exploring the behind the scenes creation of the animated film.

The new Toy Story character Forky will get a series of Pixar shorts with Forky Asks a Question. Toy Story’s Bo Peep will also get a short entitled Lamp Life.

5,000 episodes of Disney Channel contet and 100 original movies will be available to stream on lucnh.

On top of that, more than 7,500 episodes and 500 films will come to the library.

Marvel

Captain Marvel will be available on the service on the first day. Disney announced two original series. Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany will star as Wanda Maximoff and The Vision in the series WandaVision. Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan will team up in The Falcon and Winter Soldier. Tom Hiddleston will play Loki in a series of the same name.

According to other reports, only four Marvel films will come to the service within the launch window.

Star Wars

All Star Wars films will be available on the platform within the first year of its launch. Diego Luna and Alan Tudyk will join forces for a series based on Cassian Andor. The Mandolorian, Jon Favreau‘s live-action series will premiere on launch.

More Originals

Anna Kendrick and Bill Hader will star in Noelle. Director Tom McCarthy will have an original film, Timmy Failure that will release in the first year. An adaptation of the best selling book Star Girl will come to the platform. William DaFoe will star in the original film Togo about a man’s real-life story about his and his sled dog’s journey through the Alaskan tundra. That will be out in the first year. A live-action Lady and the Tramp will come to the service.

The Phineas and Ferb Movie, a new animated adventure will come to the service.

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series is coming to the service.

And More!

More than 250 hours from National Geographic will come to the service and that includes the film Free Solo. The World According to Jeff Goldblum, from National Geographic, will premiere on the channel.

The Simpsons!

Disney+ will be the exclusive home for streaming The Simpsons starting at launch. That’s all 30 seasons on the first day of launch.

Preview: Uncle Scrooge #43

Uncle Scrooge #43

Vito Stabile, Carlo Panaro (w) • Francesco Guerrini, Paolo Campinoto (a) • Marco Mazzarello (c)

What happens when Uncle Scrooge gets his greedy hands on Donald Duck’s magical hammock? Nothing simple and easy, that’s for sure! While Donald just wants a well-earned nap, Uncle Scrooge has other ideas in mind… See the hilarious results in “The Helpful Hammock!”

FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Uncle Scrooge #43

Preview: Walt Disney’s Donald Duck: The Daily Newspaper Comics, Vol. 5

Walt Disney’s Donald Duck: The Daily Newspaper Comics, Vol. 5

Bob Karp (w) • Al Taliaferro (a, c)

From the Disney Vaults! The original Donald Duck daily strips, collected for the first time ever! This fifth volume includes 750 sequential daily comic strips from January 1, 1948, through the middle of 1950 drawn by Al Taliaferro and reproduced from original material in the Disney files! It’s time to laugh again with Donald, Daisy, and those impetuous nephews: Huey, Dewey, and Louie.

Walt Disney’s Donald Duck: The Daily Newspaper Comics, Vol. 5
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