PHOTO - First look inside Alien Swirling Saucers in the upcoming Toy Story Land

May 02, 2018 in "Alien Swirling Saucers"

Alien Swirling Saucers overview
Posted: Wednesday May 2, 2018 8:57am ET by WDWMAGIC Staff

Disney has today released the first image shot inside the upcoming Alien Swirling Saucers attraction in Toy Story Land.

At Alien Swirling Saucers, which is an attraction that’s been designed to look like a toy from Pizza Planet and placed in his backyard next to his Buzz Lightyear’s Star Command playset, Aliens fly around in their toy flying saucers while “The Claw” appears overhead. As you whirl around the toy planets and space stations as part of the game, you’ll swirl to the beat of a fun electronic space music soundtrack that includes eight songs that may sound familiar, but will be heard in a quirky way you’ve never experienced before. Guests will also see pizza details throughout the attraction, including pizza columns, a pizza space station and the Planet Pepperonia.

Toy Story Land opens June 30 2018 at Disney's Hollywood Studios.

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WondersOfLife21 days ago

That’s not what I meant. What I meant was I like the cartoony one for fun. And I like The overhead realistic one for logistics.

lazyboy97o21 days ago

You’re claim that published art is used for “logistics” is not really true.

WondersOfLife21 days ago

I’m not sure what you’re getting at but ok

lazyboy97o22 days ago

Nobody uses concept art for "logistics". More and more published art is not even all that conceptual, being created on top of the "blueprints" if they're not just the "blueprints" like we have seen with the recent hotels at Walt Disney World.

WondersOfLife22 days ago

One is realism, the other imaginative. I wish they'd use both styles. One is fun, the other is for logistics.

cookiee_munster23 days ago

His concept art is waaaaaaaay better than whoever does that horrible cartoon style rubbish. EDIT - Rubbish is slightly harsh, it's just not a particular style I like (example below)

Rambozo27 days ago

I'd love it if we eventually got the western town and Big Al's.

Disone30 days ago

Give it time.... Disnet has not yet bought universal;)

Squishy30 days ago

He's also the concept artist of New Fantasyland, Epcot Ratatouille area, play pavilion, the Disneyland Rivers of America remake, Disneyland's 50th castle decor & MK's 50th castle decor.

gerarar30 days ago

The original concept artist for TSL (among other projects) revealed himself on Twitter recently. An interesting tidbit is that someone asked about the lack of shade and acknowledged it. Regardless, still sad we didn’t get the full land as originally visioned with the bridge over SDD and the western-Town and barn gift shop. Original tweet:

EagleScout610Apr 14, 2020

So you wouldn't want the video of me shining a strobe light at a passing sasquatch while recreating Everest?

MovieloverApr 14, 2020

Yeah... day 100... *shoves socks back into drawer :cautious:

MisterPenguinApr 14, 2020

Just wait until day 100 of your confinement: you'll be putting on a sock puppet version of Great Moments in History from the windows of your house!

JenniferSApr 14, 2020

It beats the homemade recreations of favourite rides. Please, no more. How many times can you film people going down the stairs in a laundry basket and call it Splash, Pirates, Frozenstrom ...?