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    Exclamation Pandora-World of Avatar: Sneak Peek Videos & Preview Rumours

    4/18/14

    Walt Disney World has released another 'behind the scenes' video for Pandora as the Grand Opening and Annual Passholder Previews draw near:


    The video shows a few new landscape views/perspectives:
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    The Video also gives first close-up glimpses of the Bioluminescent features of the Land:

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    3/6/17

    Walt Disney Imagineering has released a second video where Joe Rohde gives more sneak peeks into Pandora:

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    Do we have a narrower time frame yet, or is it just the year 2017?
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    Quote Originally Posted by PirateLover
    Do we have a narrower time frame yet, or is it just the year 2017?
    Sorry, missed that part of the quote; Summer 2017.
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    Has anyone heard if there is a definite date? We will be there mid May.
    I am really hoping. ���� I have not been able to travel as much with my health. So may will be my first trip in 2 years. It might be 2-3 years before we go again.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Here we go again...
    Has anyone heard if there is a definite date? We will be there mid May.
    There is a black-out period (for Disney's Animal Kingdom only) with a new Florida discount from May 27th through June 9th, 2017; so it is being strongly expected that this will be the opening week for Pandora.

    There could be some chance of previews ahead of May 27th, but the closer to that date the better the chances.
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    With new openings such as this, do they typically release FP's ahead of time? If so, how far in advance? I have to assume there is always the possibility that the opening could have delays, impacting FP's.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Figment! View Post
    There is a black-out period (for Disney's Animal Kingdom only) with a new Florida discount from May 27th through June 9th, 2017; so it is being strongly expected that this will be the opening week for Pandora.

    There could be some chance of previews ahead of May 27th, but the closer to that date the better the chances.
    Fingers crossed for a preview the days before Memorial Day weekend.

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    The river ride is going to be the crown jewel of this land, mark my words...
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    Walt Disney Imagineering has also released a preview video of the Na’vi Shaman Audio-Animatronic from the Na’vi River Journey finale scene:

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    I'm not a Pandora fan but if there's going to be a ride similar to Soarin' I'm in. I'm sure this will bring the masses to the park. I can't wait to hear reviews once it's open.

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    Love it. I ADORE the conservation message and that Disney is continuing to push the idea of valuing nature. Cannot wait to see this.
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    Walt Disney World has released a short sneak peak of the Na’vi River Journey:

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    2/21/17

    Walt Disney Imagineering has released a new video where Joe Rohde gives a few additional sneak peeks into Pandora and explains how the new land fits with the core theme of Disney's Animal Kingdom:

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    Well, it does sort of meet the representation of the dragons in the park signs.. The "beastly" realm sort of concept.
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    I hope that it delivers on all the potential and, more importantly, that it continues to do so into the future (built in a way that the company is willing and able to maintain).

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