PHOTOS - Construction workers back at Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind

Jul 30, 2020 in "Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind"

Guardians of the Galaxy construction - July 29 2020
Posted: Thursday July 30, 2020 12:22pm ET by WDWMAGIC Staff

Construction workers are back at Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind in EPCOT as progress resumes after a lengthy shutdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Welders can be seen on the rooftop of the former Universe of Energy, which will be home to the queue and pre-show area of Cosmic Rewind.

As with all projects, it isn't clear how the COVID-19 closures have impacted timelines for completion or an opening. Disney had previously not committed to an opening date beyond a general timeframe of 2021.

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Movielover1 hour ago

It has, that's why they replaced the roof. ;)

DreamfinderGuy1 day ago

I’m more surprised nothing has leaked from Wonders. Not a floor plan, not a single photo from the inside, nothing. I haven’t seen a thing since interior demolition first started, seems like something would’ve leaked by now.

britain2 days ago

Not much to show in this screen filled coaster, at least not much to show that’s worth risking your job.

MaximumEd3 days ago

I may have missed a bit here and there, but this project has seemed to manage to stay under wraps pretty well. We’ve had a pic of the ride vehicle and a deliberately ambiguous sketch of the ride path. Seems more would have leaked by now.

montyz813 days ago

I would think someone would leak pictures if that were the case.

Dunston3 days ago

I wonder how true the rumors are that the interior of the building and ride are basically done and just need footage of the Guardians.

dmw3 days ago

Interesting item popped up in my social media feed yesterday... Guardians 3 is filming in the Atlanta/North Georgia area and they put out a casting call for extras. Filming dates are Nov 8, 2021 - March, 2022.

Squishy4 days ago

Racoons keep scratching up the roof

MisterPenguin4 days ago

No one knows. The roof of Energy keeps getting new layer after layer. The roof of WoL keeps getting replaced. No one who has knowledge has said why.

montyz814 days ago

Sorry, a bit late to the update party. So the roof is definitely not going to be solar panels?

Dunston5 days ago

I'd like it to be open by May 2022 but I won't get my hopes up.

witandwander6 days ago

We have a trip planned for the first week of May and I’m not thinking it will be open. Technically Spring doesn’t end until June 21 and I’ve seen them push those seasonal openings until the very last weekend. 😞

rle4lunch6 days ago

I read your tracker, but thought there might be something more firm. Planning the first week of May, so it should line up in guessing

MisterPenguin6 days ago