Legacy: Bob Chapek

Former Disney CEO Bob Chapek has been called “The Worst CEO in Disney’s History” but is that fair? Could he have been THAT bad?

Dick Tracy: The Parks and a Secret Sequel

The movie fizzled, now what? Read About the Movie in Part One Here By the fall of 1990, it was clear that Dick Tracy was a dud. After the film’s tepid reception Disney removed the character from the parks; leaving behind only hints as to what could have been. Tracy-related shows, shops, and attractions were […]

Dick Tracy: Disney’s Next Big Thing That Never Was

Before Dick Tracy there was a Batman  Batman was the top-grossing movie of the 1989 besting the latest chapter in the Indiana Jones saga. The following year, in search of the next big thing, the Walt Disney Company copied every aspect of Batman and took a gamble on Dick Tracy; a 60-year-old gumshoe from the […]

Disney Name Changes

Disney has changed attraction names more than a contestant on RuPaul’s Drag Race changes costumes. Parkeology investigates what’s in a name.

The Virtual Parkeology Challenge Is About To Get Real

We are happy to introduce a brand new version of the Parkeology Challenge: The Virtual Parkeology Challenge! What is the Parkeology Challenge? It is the toughest theme park challenge ever created requiring participants to ride every single ride at Walt Disney World or the Disneyland Resort in one single day. What is the Virtual Parkeology […]