Disney’s DuckTales World Showcase Adventure Rumor Tracker

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    DuckTales will play host to a new entertainment offering at World Showcase in Epcot. Disney’s DuckTales World Showcase Adventure is the next evolution of the World Showcase interactive game and will feature characters from the recent DuckTales cartoon.

    An opening date has not been announced and this will replace Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure.

    Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure will have its last day of operation on February 16, 2020.

    RUMOR TIMELINE

    May 5, 2020: On Disney’s Quarter 2 Fiscal Year 2020 earnings call, Disney Chief Financial Officer Christine McCarthy stated the company’s plans to reduce capital expenditures during the Covid-19 pandemic. McCarthy stated that capital expenditures for the parks and resorts would be reduced by $900 million by way of pausing refurbishment and construction projects.

    Details of specific projects that may be subject to delay or cancellation were not stated, but construction on all ongoing Walt Disney World projects was suspended shortly after the park closure in March.

    February 14, 2020: Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure will have its last day of operation on February 16, 2020.

    December 3, 2019: At a press event held Tuesday, Disney Parks, Experiences and Products Chairman Bob Chapek announced that DuckTales will play host to a new entertainment offering at World Showcase in Epcot. Disney’s DuckTales World Showcase Adventure is the next evolution of the World Showcase interactive game and will feature characters from the recent DuckTales cartoon.

    An opening date has not been announced and this will replace Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure.

    April 4, 2019: WDWNT.com is reporting that Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure will be replaced with a similar experience based around Duck Tales.

    December 3, 2017: WDWMagic.com users MansionButler84 and Magic Feather have indicated Disney is considering a DuckTales overhaul to Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure.

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