Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast - Covering Islands of Adventure, Universal Studios Florida, CityWalk, the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Halloween Horror Nights, Mardi Gras, Grinchmas and more.
In this episode of the Dead Man's Digest we discuss booking Unmasking the Horror tours, plug Mike Aiello's appearances on the Frequent Fear and Scare Zone podcasts, delve into the Halloween 2 announcement and answer your listener questions.
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On this episode we talk to Ron Schneider about his time as Creative Supervisor for Universal Studios Florida's Celebrity Look-A-Likes.

You can find Ron's book on:

AMAZON 

and

Bamboo Forest Publishing.

 

You can find out more about the Further Adventures of Walt's Frozen Head HERE

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On this episode we begin with some Producers Club birthdays and then a Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Meg.

We still want you to join in with the Great Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate.

If you want to be part of the debate, all you have to do is record us a message letting us know WHO you are, WHERE you are and which is your favorite Ice-Cream from the Diagon Alley flavor

- email them to us at podcast@uuopodcast.com 

or

go to SPEAKPIPE and leave them there.

In the NEWS we discuss the grand opening of Skull Island : Reign of Kong,

the announcement of the second house for Halloween Horror Nights 26, Halloween : Hell comes to Haddonfield and a Trip Advisor award for Islands of Adventure.

 

Hunter gives us his review of Reign of Kong and then we head in to Skull Island with Maureen for Autism at the Park

 

Planning a trip to Orlando?

Then why not let our sponsor, Fairy Godmother Travel take care of it for you. 

Head over to their WEBSITE to find out more and let them know you heard about them from us, every UUOP referral helps us continue to bring you the best coverage of the Universal Orlando Resort.

 

We then delve in to the mailbag to talk about a birthday trip to Universal Orlando Resort, tips for staying at Cabana Bay and what will the resort look like in 2017.

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Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast  #204 - The 5 Worst Queues at Universal Orlando Resort

On this episode we count down our 5 worst queues at Universal Orlando Resort.

We begin, though, with the first of Seth Kubersky's Little Things segments, in which he keeps us in touch with the smaller updates from Universal Orlando Resort.

Will anyone be controversial?

Take a listen and find out.

 

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Planning a trip to Orlando?

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Head over to their WEBSITE to find out more and let them know you heard about them from us, every UUOP referral helps us continue to bring you the best coverage of the Universal Orlando Resort.

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We would really appreciate it if you would head over to Itunes and subscribe to the show and leave us a review.

Even if you don't use Itunes, it will really help us build up the awareness of the podcast.

ITUNES

 

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STITCHER

 

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On this episode we begin with some Producers Club birthdays and then forgo the Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate, to hear a quick review of Skull Island : Reign of Kong and the infamous Kong Dog, from Kenneth.

We still want you to join in with the Great Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate.

If you want to be part of the debate, all you have to do is record us a message letting us know WHO you are, WHERE you are and which is your favorite Ice-Cream from the Diagon Alley flavor

- email them to us at podcast@uuopodcast.com 

or

go to SPEAKPIPE and leave them there.

In the NEWS we discuss the Fast & Furious : Supercharged time line change, , permits for Universal Orlando's sixth hotel and a new Hulk VR experience.

Our main news topic is the reveal of a lot of the details for Volcano Bay.

Check out more HERE

 

We then head in to Marvel Superhero Island with Maureen for Autism at the Park

 

Planning a trip to Orlando?

Then why not let our sponsor, Fairy Godmother Travel take care of it for you. 

Head over to their WEBSITE to find out more and let them know you heard about them from us, every UUOP referral helps us continue to bring you the best coverage of the Universal Orlando Resort.

Our feature topic this week is a blog post by Derek Burgan, for TouringPlans.com, titled: 

Movies and TV Shows That Were Filmed at the Universal Orlando Resort.

You can, of course, check out Derek's full blog post HERE

ENJOY!

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Don't forget to check out our friends DISAFTERDARK.

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On this episode we welcome Tiffany krstulich on to the show to talk about her time working costuming at Universal Orlando Resort.

In her time there, she worked on a lot of the costumes for most of the walk around characters in Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios Florida as well as some time at Halloween Horror Nights.

 

Please check out Tiffany's podcast :

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Planning a trip to Orlando?

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Head over to their WEBSITE to find out more and let them know you heard about them from us, every UUOP referral helps us continue to bring you the best coverage of the Universal Orlando Resort.

ALSO

We would really appreciate it if you would head over to Itunes and subscribe to the show and leave us a review.

Even if you don't use Itunes, it will really help us build up the awareness of the podcast.

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STITCHER

 

Don't forget to check out our friends DISAFTERDARK. 

 

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Don't forget to follow us on: 

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 See you next week.

 

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Welcome the the 1st episode of the Dead Man's Digest for HHN 26! On this show, Darren, Nina and Travis tackle ticket prices, discuss the announcements that have already taken place and talk about rumors for this year's event.

Be sure to follow @uuopdarren, @travisterrell12 and @nthompson91 on Twitter!

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On this episode we begin with some Producers Club birthdays and then another Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate, this time, from Kevin.

We still want you to join in with the Great Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate.

If you want to be part of the debate, all you have to do is record us a message letting us know WHO you are, WHERE you are and which is your favorite Ice-Cream from the Diagon Alley flavor

- email them to us at podcast@uuopodcast.com 

or

go to SPEAKPIPE and leave them there.

In the NEWS we discuss the Halloween Horror Nights Icon announcement.

Find out more HERE.

As well as some HHN ticket info.

and

An incident at Volcano Bay.

 

We then head in to Marvel Superhero Island with Maureen for Autism at the Park

 

Planning a trip to Orlando?

Then why not let our sponsor, Fairy Godmother Travel take care of it for you. 

Head over to their WEBSITE to find out more and let them know you heard about them from us, every UUOP referral helps us continue to bring you the best coverage of the Universal Orlando Resort.

Our feature topic this is week is Darren's review of Skull Island : Reign of Kong.

He got to ride it recently during technical rehearsals.

Warning!

Most of what Darren will talk about will be classed as spoilers, we do talk a little bit spoiler free, but not much.

If you want to see some pictures from the attraction, check out our recent PHOTO UPDATE

and also go and check out the video on our YOUTUBE channel.

Stay tuned after the outro for full audio of the ride itself.

Reign of Kong audio provided by : Travis Terrell

 

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Don't forget to check out our friends DISAFTERDARK.

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This our 200th episode, thank you so much for listening and here's to 200 more.

On this episode we ask each other our Listener Q&A Rapid Fire questions, interspersed with some listener submitted questions about Universal Orlando and some we answer some questions about our favorite parts of 200 episodes.

What has been your favorite episode?

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Planning a trip to Orlando?

Then why not let our sponsor, Fairy Godmother Travel take care of it for you.

 

Head over to their WEBSITE to find out more and let them know you heard about them from us, every UUOP referral helps us continue to bring you the best coverage of the Universal Orlando Resort.

ALSO

We would really appreciate it if you would head over to Itunes and subscribe to the show and leave us a review.

Even if you don't use Itunes, it will really help us build up the awareness of the podcast.

ITUNES

 

 or if you listen on Stitcher Radio, please leave us a review there too.

STITCHER

 

Don't forget to check out our friends DISAFTERDARK. 

 

Sound Effects by www.freesfx.com

 

Don't forget to follow us on: 

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AND

YOUTUBE

  Email us at podcast@uuopodcast.com 

 See you next week.

 

Direct download: UUOPodcastEpisode200.mp3
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On this episode we begin with some Producers Club birthdays and then another Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate, this time, from Nina.

We still want you to join in with the Great Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate.

If you want to be part of the debate, all you have to do is record us a message letting us know WHO you are, WHERE you are and which is your favorite Ice-Cream from the Diagon Alley flavor

- email them to us at podcast@uuopodcast.com 

or

go to SPEAKPIPE and leave them there.

In the NEWS we discuss another Halloween Horror Nights announcement.

Find out more HERE.

A new on ride photo available at Islands of Adventure.

A casting call for Toothsome Chocolate Emporium.

and we finish the news by talking about Team Member previews for Skull Island : Reign of Kong

We then head in to Marvel Superhero Island with Maureen for Autism at the Park

 

Planning a trip to Orlando?

Then why not let our sponsor, Fairy Godmother Travel take care of it for you. 

Head over to their WEBSITE to find out more and let them know you heard about them from us, every UUOP referral helps us continue to bring you the best coverage of the Universal Orlando Resort.

We then invite Tom Henson on to the show to talk about his attempt at the Kitchen Challenge at Universal's On-Site Hotel, the Hard Rock Hotel.

You can check out Tom's challenge video.

HERE

 

ENJOY!

We would really appreciate it if you would head over to Itunes and subscribe to the show and leave us a review.

Even if you don't use Itunes, it will really help us build up the awareness of the podcast.

 

 or if you listen on Stitcher Radio, please leave us a review there too.

 

Don't forget to check out our friends DISAFTERDARK.

Sound Effects by www.freesfx.com

Music: Dubstep - Bensound.com

 

 

Don't forget to follow us on twitter - @Uuopodcast

 

And Pinterest

 

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