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A weekly podcast bringing you news, interviews and discussion about the Universal Orlando, Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal Studios Singapore and Universal Studios Japan.

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UUOP #491 - Universal Orlando 2022 & Beyond

January 25th, 2022

1:05:19

On this episode we are joined by Mr Seth Kubersky to discuss what to expect from Universal Orlando in 2022 and beyond.

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UUOP #490 - Mardi Gras 2022 & Rock the Universe with Matthew West

January 19th, 2022

1:14:01

On this episode we hear a huge amount of Little Things from Seth, we discuss the Mardi Gras announcements, a Rate My Crepe from Natalie, Lee is then joined by Jon Self to talk to musician Matthew West about his …

UUOP #489 - The Big fat Universal Orlando Quiz of the Year 2021

January 6th, 2022

1:40:38

On this episode we look back at what happened at Universal Orlando in 2021, but in quiz form.

How many can you get right?

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UUOP #488 - 10 Year Anniversary Celebration of the Closure of Jaws The Ride

January 4th, 2022

1:00:16

On this episode we are joined by Thomas and Dustin to pay homage to Jaws the Ride for the ten year anniversary of its closure at Universal Orlando.

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UUOP #487 - Ranking Islands of Adventures Islands

December 28th, 2021

52:56

On this episode we rank the 8 "Islands" at Universal's Islands Of Adventure.

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UUOP #486 - The Holidays at Universal Orlando On Location

December 21st, 2021

1:04:23

On this episode join Chris and Alexa as they take you along to Universal Orlando to check out the food, drink, shows and more at this years Holidays …

UUOP #485 - Marvel Superhero Island Versus Jurassic Park

December 14th, 2021

1:13:19

On this episode we debate which is overall better, Marvel Superhero Island or Jurassic Park. 

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UUOP #484 - Ride Closures & Hidden Holiday Decoration Ride References

December 7th, 2021

1:10:02

On this episode Seth brings us the last Little Things of 2021, we discuss next years ride closures and a few re-openings, we have a Rate My Crepe from Christina and then we go through Alicia's list of hidden former …

UUOP #483 - A Tribute to Fear Factor Live with Stephen Krstulich & Patrick Braillard

November 29th, 2021

1:08:52

On this episode we pay tribute to Fear Factor Live by welcoming the shows former Video Technician, Stephen Krstulich and former Host/Host Trainer, …

UUOP #482 - New CEO & The Complete Guide to the Holidays

November 23rd, 2021

50:50

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Seth, we discuss the incoming new CEO of Universal Parks & Resorts and then go through the …

UUOP #481 - Universal Beijing with Creatives Andy & Kathrynn Digenova

November 16th, 2021

1:29:42

On this episode we welcome Andy & Kathrynn, two members of Universal Creative to discuss the recently opened Universal Beijing.

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Rush Of Fear #15 - Halloween Horror Nights 30 Wrap Up

November 13th, 2021

59:51

On this episode we wrap up this years Halloween Horror Nights 30

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UUOP #480 - Holiday Tour & Listener HHN House Rankings

November 9th, 2021

1:06:05

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Seth, we discuss the Holiday Tours return, we have a Rate My Crepe from Jill, next up we read …

UUOP #479 - The Signature Drinks of Islands of Adventure

November 2nd, 2021

1:14:12

On this episode we take a look at the signature alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks available at Universals' Islands of Adventure.

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UUOP #478 - Fear Factor Live Closes & Disney Genie +

October 26th, 2021

1:11:10

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Seth and then discuss the closure of Fear Factor : Live and some Rock the Universe news, a Rate my Crepe from Xavier & Luke and Michelle tells us about the new …

UUOP #477 - What Is So Special About Halloween Horror Nights : Part 2

October 19th, 2021

1:35:42

On this episode we are joined by 7 guests to continue our discussion about what it is about Halloween Horror Nights, that makes it such a huge part of its fans lives.

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Freaks of HHN

UUOP #476 - Shrek Closing & Mummy Refurb

October 12th, 2021

57:53

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Seth, we then discuss the recent news about Shrek and the Mummy, plus some rumors we've heard, …

UUOP #475 - What Is So Special About Halloween Horror Nights : Part 1

October 5th, 2021

1:00:00

On this episode we are joined by 7 guests to discuss what it is about Halloween Horror Nights, that makes it such a huge part of its fans lives.

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Freaks of HHN

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UUOP #474 - The Holidays return & Halloween Horror Nights 30 with Lora Sauls

September 28th, 2021

1:13:54

On this episode we catch up on the latest Little Things with Seth, we discuss the Holidays and Rock The Universe and then welcome Sr. Manager, …

Rush Of Fear #14 - HHN 30 House Rankings

September 26th, 2021

2:05:16

On this episode the guys are joined by Chris from the Unofficial Universal Orlando podcast, to list their Halloween Horror Nights 30 house rankings …

UUOP #473 - Halloween Horror Nights 30 Review

September 21st, 2021

1:32:00

On this episode Chris and Michelle review the houses, scarezones and shows from Halloween Horror Nights 30.

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Rush Of Fear #13- HHN 30 Scarezones & Shows Review

September 19th, 2021

1:14:23

On this second episode of 3, we discuss our opening weekend reactions to ALL 5 of this years Scarezones and both shows.

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UUOP #472 - VelociCoaster & HHN

September 14th, 2021

1:16:02

On this episode we discuss the Dark Arts returning, the Golden Ticket Awards and the Horror Night Headliners, we have a rate My Crepe from Brian and …

Rush Of Fear #12 - HHN Opening Weekend House Review

September 13th, 2021

1:31:29

On this first episode of 3, we discuss our opening weekend reactions to ALL 10 of this years HHN houses.

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UUOP #471 - Extra Ordinary Everyday Magic with Timmy Britt

September 7th, 2021

1:05:29

On this episode we welcome Orlando Scenic Artist Timmy Britt on to the show to talk about his work at Universal Orlando and his new book.

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UUOP #470 - HHN Screens & Dr Doom's Fearfall

August 31st, 2021

59:06

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Seth, we then discuss the HHN plexiglass news and this years HHN food, we then have a Rate My Crepe from Sonia and we delve in to the complete guide to Dr Doom's …

Rush Of Fear #11 - Event Guide & Hype Lists

August 28th, 2021

1:33:06

On this episode we run down everything you need to know about this years Halloween Horror Nights event and we wrap up with our hype lists.

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UUOP #469 - The Third Unit : Tales from the Production Crew of Universal's Revenge of the Mummy with Author Mike Mangione

August 24th, 2021

1:11:21

On this episode we welcome Michael Mangione, former opening day Team Member for Revenge of the Mummy & Author of The Third Unit : Tales from the Production Crew of Universal's Revenge of the Mummy, to discuss the …

Rush Of Fear Bonus - Halloween Horror Nights History : 1992 With Julie Zimmerman

August 21st, 2021

57:10

On this episode we take a look back at the history of Halloween Horror Nights by looking at the second year which took place in 1992 and we're joined …

UUOP #468 - Passholder Appreciation Days & HHN 30

August 17th, 2021

1:05:55

On this episode Seth brings us the latest Little Things, we discuss some of the perks of passholder Appreciation Days, Tom brings us a Rate My Crepe …

Rush Of Fear #10 - Shows, Scarezones & The Rest Of The Houses

August 13th, 2021

1:18:06

On this episode we discuss the announcements of the final 5 houses, the 5 scarezones and the two shows for Halloween Horror Nights 30.

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Rush Of Fear #9 - Icons, Tickets & Scarezones Update

August 12th, 2021

1:16:50

On this episode the crew discuss the announcement of the HHN Icons : Captured house, multi night tickets and the appearance of props in the …

UUOP #467 - Universal Orlando Tenable

August 10th, 2021

42:07

On this episode we bring you a Universal Orlando version of the UK Gameshow Tenable.

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UUOP #466 - VelociCoaster with Show Director Greg Hall

August 3rd, 2021

55:55

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Seth, we discuss mobile ordering, Port of Entry characters, the return of masks & we are joined by Show Director Greg Hall to discuss his work on the …

Rush of Fear Bonus - Halloween Horror Nights History : 1991

August 1st, 2021

37:42

On this episode we take a look back at the history of Halloween Horror Nights, starting with the very first year in 1991.

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UUOP #465 - WDW & UOR Pandemic Roundtable

July 27th, 2021

1:15:52

On this episode we are joined by Robin and Michelle from Mouse and Muggle Travel Company, Seth Kubersky from the Unofficial Guides and Robert niles from Theme park Insider to dicsuss how Walt Disney World and Universal …

Rush Of Fear #8 - Bride of Frankenstein, Texas Chainsaw & Spec Map 3

July 22nd, 2021

41:59

On this episode the crew discuss the recent announcements  of The Bride of Frankenstein Lives and Texas Chainsaw Massacre, aswell as the newly updated Spec map from HNNightmares.

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UUOP #464 - Motion Sickness Cure & More HHN News

July 20th, 2021

1:00:49

On this episode we discuss some more VelociCoaster details, and some Little Things we have noticed, as Seth is away, we then discuss the recent motion sickness patent, we hear from Austin on Rate My Crepe and Michelle …

UUOP #463 - VelociCoaster Producers Club Roundtable

July 13th, 2021

1:03:53

On this episode we are joined by four members of the Producers Club to discuss their experiences of the newly opened Jurassic World VelociCoaster.

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Rush Of Fear #7 - The Haunting Of Hill House

July 12th, 2021

42:01

On this episode the crew discuss the recent announcement that The Haunting of Hill House will be part of HHN 30.

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UUOP #462 - Chris Rides VelociCoaster & The Holidays Are Coming

July 6th, 2021

1:06:21

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Seth, we discuss the Holidays announcement and the Olympics coming to the resort, Nicole and …

UUOP #461 - The Signature Drinks of Universal Studios Florida

June 29th, 2021

1:07:10

On this episode we discuss the signature drinks that can be found inside Universal Studios Florida.

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UUOP #460 - VelociCoaster, Bend the Bao and Jack's Back!

June 22nd, 2021

1:05:27

On this episode we here the latest Little Things from Seth, then we discuss the new CityWalk quick service Bend the Bao, the opening of the VelociCoaster and the recent HHN announcements & we have a Rate My Crepe …

Rush Of Fear #6 - Jack's Back!

June 20th, 2021

48:43

On this episode the crew discuss the most recent HHN announcements of tickets and JACK!!!

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UUOP #459 - Our Top 5 Views at Universal Orlando

June 15th, 2021

1:07:57

On this episode we discuss our top views from around the Universal Orlando Resort.

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Rush Of Fear #5 - HHN 30 Spec Map V2.0

June 14th, 2021

52:54

On this episode the crew discuss how covid could impact Halloween Horror Nights 30 & and then go through Version 2.0 of HNNightmares HHN 30 …

UUOP #458 - No Masks! & Bilge-Rat Barges

June 8th, 2021

1:02:59

On this episode we hear LOT of Little Things from Seth, we discuss the relaxing of mask rules and the new base wage for Team Members, we have a Rate …

Rush Of Fear #4 - Halloween Horror Nights : The Disney Files

June 6th, 2021

53:25

On this episode, the team are joined by Robin Woodmansee and they each have to come up with a 2 HHN houses & 1 scarezone, based on a Disney …

HHN@HOME - Halloween Horror Nights Music & Memories

June 5th, 2021

29:42

On this HHN@HOME bonus episode the UUOP and Rush of Fear teams discuss the one piece of music that reminds them of Halloween Horror Nights and why.

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UUOP #457 - A tribute to A Day in the Park with Barney

June 1st, 2021

35:56

On this episode we pay homage to the now closed Universal Studios Florida attraction, A Day in the Park with Barney, by looking at its history, preshow, show, post show and discussing its replacement.

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UUOP #456 - Dreamworks Destination & Summer Food Festival

May 25th, 2021

59:16

On this episode we discuss the new DreamWorks Destination show, Universal's new COVID policies and the Summer Food Festival, as well as hearing a …

UUOP #455 - The Rides That Made Me with Patrick Braillard

May 18th, 2021

1:04:17

On this episode we welcome former Universal Orlando show director, Patrick Braillard on to discuss the three attractions that have had the biggest influence on him and his career in the themed entertainment industry.

UUOP #454 - Jurassic World VelociCoaster Previews

May 11th, 2021

1:27:11

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Universal Orlando from Seth also his review of the Velocicoaster, we then discuss Universal recent Velocicoaster blog post and share some audio reviews of the new …

Rush of Fear #3 - Universal Hollywood's HHN Spec Map V1 with the Theme Park Duo

May 8th, 2021

54:37

On this episode the crew welcome Nikki and Gabe from the Theme Park Duo to look at HNNightmares 1st spec map for Universal Studios Hollywood's …

UUOP #453 - Fast & Furious 6 and Fast & Furious : Supercharged

May 4th, 2021

1:16:10

On this episode we take a look at Fast & Furious 6 and the ride it inspired, Fast & Furious : Supercharged.

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This Month In Universal Orlando History - May

May 1st, 2021

3:12

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of May.

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UUOP #452 - VelociCoaster Preview & Secret Life of Pets

April 27th, 2021

53:09

On this episode we discuss the announced dates for Grad Bash and Gradventure 2022, the AP preview of Velocicoaster,Seth brings us more Little Things, we have a Rate My Crêpe from Bill and we talk about the Universal …

UUOP #451 - Former Universal Entertainment Manager - Michael Ferris

April 20th, 2021

1:12:21

On this episode we welcome Glenn Michael Ferris on to the podcast to talk about his 16 year career at Universal Orlando.

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UUOP #450 - Velocicoaster Opening & New Universal Stores

April 13th, 2021

50:20

On this episode we discuss the opening date of the Velocicoaster, Seth brings us more Little Things, we have an other Rate My Crêpe and we finish up talking about Sapphire Falls reopening and the two new Universal …

UUOP #449 - Ten Years of UUOP & Universal Orlando

April 7th, 2021

2:02:41

On this episode we celebrate 10 years of The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast by discussing the past 10 years of Universal Orlando Resort with a selection of former host, contributors and guests.

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This Month in Universal orlando - April

March 31st, 2021

2:09

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of April.

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UUOP #448 - Complete Guide to Transformers & HHN Spec Map 1.0

March 30th, 2021

1:03:04

On this episode Seth brings us more Little Things from Universal Orlando, we break down the complete guide to Transformers The Ride 3D & go through HNNightmares first spec map for this year.

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Rush Of Fear #2 - HHN Spec Map V1.0

March 26th, 2021

1:19:45

On this episode the crew cover the first Spec Map for Halloween Horror Nights 30 by Horror Night Nightmares.

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UUOP #447 - Revenge of the Mummy Versus Escape from Gringotts

March 22nd, 2021

57:43

On this episode we break two attractions down in to their core elements and debate which is better - Revenge of the Mummy or Escape from Gringotts.

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Rush Of Fear #1 - Dates, Beetlejuice & Intros

March 18th, 2021

44:20

On this episode we introduce you to the Rush of Fear team and then discuss the recent Halloween Horror Nights dates and house announcements for 2021and how we think covid may impact this years event.

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UUOP #446 - Beetlejuice & Epic Universe

March 16th, 2021

57:50

On this episode we hear from Seth for the latest Little Things from the resort, we discuss the Dr Seuss controversy, Halloween Horror Nights & Epic Universe & hear our very first Rate My Crêpe.

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UUOP #445 - The Complete Guide to Universal Orlando

March 9th, 2021

1:41:23

On this episode we update our complete guide to Universal Orlando.

Giving you all the information you need to know about the parks, hotels, events, dining and more.

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UUOP #444 - Dockside Inn Review & Mardi Gras 2021

March 2nd, 2021

1:03:08

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Seth, Michelle reviews her stay at the Dockside Inn & Suites, we have a SPEW from Michael and Michelle reviews this years Mardi Gras.

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This Month in Universal Orlando History - March

March 1st, 2021

2:28

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of March.

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UUOP #443 - Super Nintendo World with Chris from TDR Explorer

February 23rd, 2021

1:03:56

On this episode we welcome Chris Nilghe from TDR Explorer to talk us through his trips the Universal Studios Japan's Super Nintendo World.

We discuss the land, the interactive elements, the merchandise, the food and …

UUOP #442 - Barney Closes & Volcano Bay Opening

February 16th, 2021

56:09

On this episode we discuss the closure of Barney, the re-opening of Volcano Bay, we bring you our latest listener debate and we hear from Seth about …

UUOP #441 - 20 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do at Universal Orlando

February 9th, 2021

45:48

On this episode we take a look at Universal Orlando's recent blog post titled " 20 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do at Universal Orlando".

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UUOP #440 - Velocicoaster & 100 Million Men In Black

February 2nd, 2021

1:05:59

On this episode Seth brings us the latest Little Things from around Universal Orlando, we discuss the new Military pass, a Men In Black milestone, healthy food options, the Velocicoaster and more.

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This Month in Universal Orlando History - February

February 1st, 2021

1:12

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of February.

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UUOP #439 - Universal Orlando 2021 & Beyond with Seth Kubersky

January 26th, 2021

50:28

On this episode we welcome Seth Kubersky on to the show to discuss what's coming to Universal Orlando in 2021 and beyond.

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UUOP #438 - Mardi Gras 2021 & Annual Passes

January 19th, 2021

56:32

On this episode Seth brings us more Little Things from Universal Orlando, we answer a listener question about annual passes, Michelle brings us a S.P.E.W and we discuss this years Mardi Gras celebrations.

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UUOP #437 - The Big Fat Universal Quiz of the Year 2020

January 12th, 2021

48:06

On this episode we take a look back at what happened at Universal Orlando in 2020, quiz style with The Big Fat Universal Quiz of the Year.

 

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UUOP #436 - Super Nintendo World & Dockside Inn

January 5th, 2021

57:03

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Seth, brielfy discuss the current crowd levels at the park and the opening of the Dockside Inn & Suites.

We then give our commentary on the recent sneak peak of …

This Month In Universal Orlando History - January

January 1st, 2021

3:09

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of January.

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UUOP Bonus - Darren Schmidt : This Is Your UUOP Life

December 31st, 2020

1:18:39

On this bonus episode we take a look back at Darren's time on the podcast as we bidd farewell to him.

UUOP #435 - Deathly Hallows Part 2 & Escape from Gringotts

December 29th, 2020

44:59

On this episode we take a look at Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts and the movie that inpsired it, Harry potter and the Deathly Hallows.

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UUOP #434 - Hogsmeade Versus Diagon Alley

December 22nd, 2020

56:45

On this episode we break them down in to their core elements and debate Hogsmeade versus Diagon Alley.

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UUOP #433 - Top 5 Elements of the Wizarding World at Universal Orlando

December 15th, 2020

55:38

On this episode we discuss our top 5 elements of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando.

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UUOP #432 - Universal Orlando Death Row Final Meals

December 8th, 2020

44:10

On this episode we pick the three courses and a beverage that we would choose for our last meal from Universal Orlando, should we find ourselves on …

UUOP #431 - Velocicoaster Details & The Holidays Tour

December 1st, 2020

1:02:37

On this episode we bring you the last look at the Little Things at Universal Orlando with Seth, we discuss some details about the Velocicoaster, we …

This Month In Universal Orlando History - December

November 29th, 2020

1:17

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of December.

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UUOP #430 - Universal Orlando ****, Marry, Kill The Finale

November 24th, 2020

46:06

On this episode we wrap up our listener submitted Universal Orlando choices for us to decide which we would ****, Marry, Kill.

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UUOP #429 - The Holidays & Dockside Inn

November 17th, 2020

1:01:57

On this episode we hear all about the Little Things at Universal with Seth, we then delve in to the Holiday offerings for this year and the Dockside …

UUOP #428 - Dr Seuss Raps with Nurse Raptitioner Wes Tank

November 10th, 2020

57:25

On this episode we welcome the Nurse Raptitioner, Wes Tank on to the podcast.

We discuss him and his recent series of raps featuring Dr Seuss stories and Dr Dre beats.

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UUOP #427 - Puppet Theatre & Tunnel of the Damned

November 3rd, 2020

1:02:30

On this episode Seth brings us a big Little Things, we discuss an HHN 2021 announcement, the Beetlejuice house and two hotel reopenings.

Chris reviews the Tunnel of the Damned attraction and listener Jeff talks about …

This Month In Universal Orlando History - November

November 1st, 2020

2:38

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of November.

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UUOP #426 - Horror Nights Roundtable

October 27th, 2020

1:04:39

On this episode we talk about our first visits, our memories and what we love about Halloween Horror Nights, as well as discussing our favorite houses and those of some of our listeners.

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UUOP #425 - BlooLoop's Top 25 Attractions & An Excellent Halloween Reunion

October 20th, 2020

50:59

On this episode we have a Which Loo Gets Your Poo from Stephanie, we then discuss BlooLoops Top 25 theme park attractions of 2020 and wrap up by inviting Jason Surrell on to talk about We Party On : Bill and Ted's …

HHN Bonus Charles Gray

October 16th, 2020

25:39

On this bonus episode we talk to Universal Orlando Sr Show Director Charles Gray about this years Halloween offerings. 

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UUOP #424 - HHN 25 Vs HHN 29

October 13th, 2020

1:14:50

On this episode we debate which was better Halloween Horror Nights 25 or Halloween Horror Nights 29, by breaking them down in to different elements and voting on each.

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UUOP #423 - Horrors Daily & The VelociCoaster

October 6th, 2020

54:44

On this episode we discuss the full roll out of Halloween at Universal Orlando, the house names for what would have been HHN 30, Volcano Bay closing, …

This Month In Universal Orlando History - October

October 1st, 2020

1:53

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of October.

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UUOP #422 - Katina Eats Kilos & The Kitchen Sink Challenge

September 29th, 2020

49:48

On this episode we welcome Katina from katina Eats Kilos, to talk to us about her visits to Universal Orlando, but most importantly, her recent attempt of the Hard Rock Hotel, Kitchen restaurant's Kitchen Sink Challenge.

UUOP #421 - Halloween at Universal Orlando & Crepes

September 22nd, 2020

1:02:11

On this episode we discuss a new character meet at Toothsome, Halloween coming to Universal Orlando, Seth brings us Little Things and Chris talks about his recent trip as well as reviewing the new Central Park Crêpes.

UUOP #420 - Former Universal Orlando Show Director Patrick Braillard

September 15th, 2020

50:35

On this episode we welcome former Universal Creative member Patrick Braillard on to the show to talk about his time at Universal Orlando and Halloween Horror Nights.

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UUOP #419 - Hotel Layoffs & Wraptors

September 8th, 2020

1:03:22

On this episode we discuss the recent hotel and park layoffs, Seth brings us more Little Things, we have a S.P.E.W from Joni and we wrap up …

UUOP #418 - Universal Orlando ****, Marry, Kill : Part 2

September 1st, 2020

49:02

On this episode we continue to debate the listener submitted Universal Orlando trios for part 2 of our Universal Orlando ****, Marry, Kill.

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This Month In Universal Orlando History - September

September 1st, 2020

2:59

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of September.

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UUOP #417 - Premier Passholder Perks & Volcano Bay Closing

August 25th, 2020

55:23

On this episode we discuss the news about some Onsite hotels and Volcano Bay closing, Universal's new date based tickets, Seth brings us Little …

UUOP #416 - HHN Map - What Would Have Been Halloween Horror Nights 30

August 17th, 2020

1:02:55

On this episode we discuss Horror Night Nightmares final spec map for Halloween Horror Nights 30, the event that would have been.

 

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UUOP #415 - Epic Universe Paused & HHN Tribute Store

August 11th, 2020

1:08:11

On this episode we discuss the news about the Epic Universe construction being paused, the Halloween Horror Nights Tribute Store, we have Little Things from Seth, we tallk about the updates to Universal's face covering …

UUOP #414 - The Rides That Made Me with Rick West

August 4th, 2020

1:06:17

On this episode we welcome Rick West to the show, to discuss the three attractions that have had the biggest impact on him and his career in the themed entertainment industry.

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This Month In Universal Orlando History - August

July 31st, 2020

1:51

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of August.

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UUOP #413 - HHN Cancellation & New UOAP Dining Area

July 28th, 2020

43:53

On this episode we discuss the cancellation of Halloween Horror Nights 30, we hear from Seth as he covers all the Little Things new at Universal Orlando, we have a SPEW from Mark and a new UOAP dining location.

Check …

UUOP #412 - Top 5 Universal Orlando Attraction PreShows

July 21st, 2020

50:10

On this episode we count down our top 5 Universal Orlando attraction preshows.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

UUOP #411 - The Navigators Club & Halloween Horror Nights

July 14th, 2020

47:33

On this episode we hear from Seth about the Little Things going on at Universal Orlando, we discuss the recent news about The Navigators Club, hear a SPEW from Kevin and a Which Loo Gets Your Poo? from Grace and wrap up …

UUOP #410 - Universal Orlando with The Despicable Three

July 7th, 2020

1:19:40

On this episode we are joined by Steph and Jim from the vlogging trio, The Despicable Three, to talk about their vlogs and Universal Orlando.

Catch them on youtube : The Despicable Three

Check out all we have to offer.

This Month in Universal Orlando History - July

June 30th, 2020

3:00

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of July.

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #409 - HHN30, Michelle's Trip & The Bourne Stuntacular

June 30th, 2020

1:06:14

On this episode we answer two questions from listener Abi, we discuss the version of the HHN 30 Spec Map and whether we think the event will go ahead.

Then Michelle tells us about her recent trip to Universal Orlando …

UUOP #408 - Universal Orlando ****, Marry, Kill

June 23rd, 2020

58:26

On this episode we respond to the listeners trio of Universal Orlando "things" which ones would we ****, Marry and Kill.

Check out all we have to …

UUOP #407 - UOAP Perks & Re-Opening Experience wtih Seth Kubersky

June 16th, 2020

57:26

On this episode we discuss the recently released UOAP perks for 2020 and then Seth Kubersky joins us to discuss the Bourne Stuntacular and his …

UUOP #406 - Universal Orlando Through a Walt Disney World Fans Eyes Part 3

June 9th, 2020

1:21:37

On this episode we welcome back our 6 guests to compare and contrast Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort, but from a more Disney biased …

Bonus : Producers Club Roundtable Re-Opening Week

June 8th, 2020

1:07:34

On this bonus episode we welcome Brittney, Jack, Maddy and Tom on to talk about their experience of visiting Universal Orlando during the week of Re-Opening.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP #405 - Universal Orlando Through a Walt Disney World Fans Eyes Part 2

June 3rd, 2020

55:27

On this episode we welcome back our 6 guests to compare and contrast Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort, but from a more Disney biased …

UUOP Bonus - Universal Orlando Re-opening FAQ

June 1st, 2020

21:21

On this bonus episode we go through the Frequently Asked Questions Universal have posted on their site about the re-opening of the parks.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

This Month in Universal Orlando History - June

May 31st, 2020

3:46

On this bonus episode, we bring you a look at what happened in Universal Orlando history in the month of June.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You can listen to us on the …

UUOP #404 - Universal Orlando Through a Walt Disney World Fans Eyes Part 1

May 26th, 2020

1:09:08

On this episode we welcome 6 guests on to the podcast to compare and contrast Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort, but from a more Disney …

UUOP Bonus : Universal Orlando Re-opening Date.

May 21st, 2020

25:43

Seth joins us for an impromptu episode to discuss the submitted plans for Universal Orlando to re-open their parks and the proposed date.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

UUOP #403 - CityWalk Re-Opens

May 19th, 2020

1:09:59

On this episode we discuss the recent re-opening of Universal Orlando's CityWalk, hear from Seth as brings us Little Things from the opening day& friend of the show Connie shares her thoughts on her visit too.

We …

UUOP #402 - The Rides That Made Me with Kathrynn Cobbs

May 12th, 2020

45:21

On this episode we welcome Themed Entertainment Designer Kathrynn Cobbs on to discuss the 3 attractions that have had the biggest influence on her and her career.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #401 - Guidelines & Mandates for Park Re-Opening

May 5th, 2020

1:13:09

On this episode we begin by inviting members of The Producers Club to share the three things that they would like to see implemented in the parsk to …

UUOP #400 - MIB & Marathon Of Mayhem Composer Andy Garfield

April 28th, 2020

1:01:34

On this episode we talk to music composer Andy Garfield about his work on Men In Black : Alien Attack and HHN 29's Marathon Of Mayhem.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You …

UUOP #399 - Park Closure Extended & HHN 30 Spec Map V 2.0

April 21st, 2020

56:46

On this episode we discuss the recent extension to the closure of the park due to Covid-19, the recent survey sent out by Universal Orlando regarding safety measures that may be put in place once the parks reopen and V …

UUOP #398 - Universal Studios Florida Versus Islands of Adventure

April 14th, 2020

1:28:27

On this episode we debate which theme park is better, Universal Studios Florida or Islands of Adventure?

We break the parks down and vote on theming, rides, shows, food and drink, character meets and background music.

UUOP #397 - Extended Closure & HHN Spec Map V 1.0

April 7th, 2020

1:02:22

On this episode we discuss the extension of the closure of Universal Orlando, we have a Which Loo Gets Your Poo? from Brian, we have a S.P.E.W from …

UUOP #396 - Universal Orlando Mardi Gras 2020 Review

March 31st, 2020

51:02

On this episode we discuss this years Mardi Gras celebrations at Universal Orlando.

We discuss the street performers, the tribute store, the music, the food and the parade.

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #395 - Universal Orlando Closure & Ride Breakdowns

March 24th, 2020

55:27

On this episode we discuss the closure of Universal Orlando Resort due to Covid 19, we have a SPEW/Which Loo Gets Your Poo? combo from Nicole and we …

UUOP #394 - February trip to Universal Orlando In Review

March 17th, 2020

1:09:24

On this episode Lee, Tracey, Darren & Chris discuss their recent trip to Universal Orlando, reviewing, Cabana Bay, Strong Water Tavern, riding a parade float and recording in the broadcast centre, among other things.

UUOP #393 - Bourne Stuntacular & Horror Nights Rumors

March 10th, 2020

1:08:28

On this episode we discuss new details of the Endless Summer Resorts Dockside Inn & Suites, Seth brings us Little Things, we talk about the …

UUOP #392 - Our Week at Universal Orlando for Mardi Gras & More

March 3rd, 2020

42:04

On this episode we take you along for our trip to Orlando in February 2020.

We tackle Tater Tots, Mardi Gras and more.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You can listen to …

UUOP #391 - Mardi Gras with Blake Braswell from the Universal Orlando Radio Broadcast Studio

February 25th, 2020

28:51

We bring you this Mardi Gras episode recorded live in the Radio Broadcast Centre at Universal Studios Florida.

We talk to Show Director Blake Braswell about this years event.

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #390 - The Theme Park Duo's Guide To Universal Studios Hollywood

February 18th, 2020

1:00:18

On this episode Nikki and Gabe of The Theme Park Duo, bring you all the information you need to tackle a trip to Universal Studios Hollywood .

Check …

UUOP #389 - The Complete Guide to Universal Orlando 2020

February 11th, 2020

1:11:39

On this episode we update our Complete Guide to Universal Orlando Resort.

This is your pocket audio guide to everything you need to know about Universal Orlando, for those that haven't been in a while OR are heading out …

UUOP #388 - Mardi Gras Food & Confisco Grille New Menu

February 4th, 2020

1:03:25

On this episode we delve in to the food and drink that will be part of this years Mardi Gras event at Universal Orlando, we have another Which Loo Get's Your Poo?, Seth brings us more Little Things and Confisco Grille …

UUOP #387 - The Big Fat Universal Quiz of the Year

January 28th, 2020

46:27

On this weeks episode we invite you to play along in :

The Big Fat Universal Quiz of the Year.

The quiz is split in to 4 sections, each sections …

UUOP #386 - Mardi gras & Nintendo Power Up Bands

January 21st, 2020

1:01:17

On this episode we bring you the dates for the next UUOP The Weekender, Little Things from Seth, we discuss this years Mardi Gras concerts, parade theme and food, we have our first Which Loo Gets Your Poo? and we …

UUOP #385 - 2020 & Beyond at Universal Orlando With Seth Kubersky

January 14th, 2020

1:08:39

On this episode we are joined by Seth Kubersky to discuss what is happening at Universal Orlando Resort this year and beyond.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You can …

UUOP #384 - Green Eggs & Ham Review & More Halloween Horror Nights

January 7th, 2020

52:54

On this, our first episode of 2020 we give you this years Podcast Debate details, news about extra Halloween Horror Nights 30, Seth brings us Little Things, we have a S.P.E.W and Darren & Chris review the tots from …

UUOP #383 - The Rides That Made Me with Justin Martin

December 24th, 2019

1:04:04

On this episode we talk to Justin Martin, Themed Entertainment Designer who has worked on world class attractions from water parks, theme park attractions and exhibits around the world, about the 3 attractions that have …

UUOP #382 - Our Top 5 Universal Orlando Souvenirs

December 17th, 2019

57:06

On this episode we count down our Top 5 Universal Orlando souvenirs.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

UUOP #381 - Which Voodoo Do You Do? Top 3 & Green Eggs & Ham

December 10th, 2019

59:52

On this episode we bring you the latest Little Things with Seth, we discuss the new Green Eggs and Ham menu, we present the FINAL Which Voodoo Do You Do? Listener voted for top 3.

Gabe and Nikki from the Theme Park Duo …

UUOP #380 - Weekender Guests Roundtable

December 3rd, 2019

1:03:31

On this episode Lee is joined by UUOP The Weekender 2019 guests, Becki Tyler, Christina Freundel, Naomi Quebedeaux and Stephanie Grant to discuss the Weekender, Halloween Horror Nights 29 and more.

 

Check out all we …

UUOP #379 - The Cannolo & Universal Beijing

November 26th, 2019

1:03:50

On this episode we discuss the new Cannolo at Voodoo Doughnut, we have FOUR Which Voodoo Do You Do? recordings, We talk a little more about the …

UUOP Bonus : Grinchmas and The Holidays with Show Director Blake Braswell

November 22nd, 2019

21:10

On this bonus episode welcome Show Director Blake Braswell to discuss Grinchmas and The Holidays at Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to …

UUOP #378 - Wrapping Up The REST of Halloween Horror Nights 29

November 19th, 2019

57:53

On this episode we wrap up our HHN 29 coverage by counting down the official UUOP HHN29 House Top 10 and discussing the Scarezones, Shows, food and beverages.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #377 - Bourne Stuntacular & Holiday Food

November 12th, 2019

1:03:02

On this episode we bring you a BIG Little Things from Seth, we discuss the Bourne Stuntacular, the UOAP Lounge, the Wholidays, this years Holiday …

UUOP #376 - Final Horror Nights House Thoughts - Part 2

November 5th, 2019

1:13:03

On this episode we give our thoughts on the second 5 houses of Horror Nights 29 and we count down our individual top 10 lists.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You can …

UUOP #375 - Final Horror Nights House Thoughts - Part 1

October 29th, 2019

51:46

On this episode we discuss our final thoughts on the first 5 houses of HHN 29.

They are :

Depths of Fear, Ghostbusters, Graveyard Games, House of 1000 Corpses and Killer Klowns from Outer Space.

Check out all we have …

UUOP #374 - Trip Report & UUOP TheWeekender

October 22nd, 2019

1:28:58

On this episode Lee, Tracey, Darren and Chris sit down to talk about Lee & Tracey's trip as well as give their thoughts on the very first UUOP The Weekender.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #373 - Live From Universal Orlando & The Weekender

October 15th, 2019

1:21:10

On this episode join Lee and Tracey as they take a trip to Universal Orlando, they are joined by many people, so join us as we visit the parks and take part in the very first UUOP The Weekender.

Check out all we have …

UUOP #372 - Surfside Inn & Suites Review with Listener Zoe

October 8th, 2019

47:49

On this episode we are joined by listener Zoe from her room at Universal's Endless Summer Resort - Surfside Inn & Suites to review Universal Orlando's newest hotel.

Find Zoe on her youtube channel -

The British Life

UUOP #371 - Everything New at Universal Orlando Since 2015

October 1st, 2019

1:00:09

On this episode we go through everything that is new at the Universal Orlando Resort  since 2015.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #370 - Producers Club Roundtable : The Future of 3D Attractions at Universal Orlando

September 24th, 2019

48:05

On this episode we are joined by Brittney, Chris, Christina and David to discuss the future of 3D attractions at Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You …

UUOP Bonus Episode - Halloween Horror Nights With Show Director Blake Braswell

September 20th, 2019

27:39

On this bonus episode we talk to Halloween Horror Nights Show Director, Blake Braswell about this years event.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You can listen to us on the …

UUOP #369 - Dark Arts & Running Universal

September 17th, 2019

1:12:21

On this episode we cover the new Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle show, the upcoming Universal Orlando Running Event, this years HHN food, a Listener question, a Which Voodoo Do You Do? and Seth brings us the latest Little …

UUOP #368 - Halloween Horror Nights 29 House Roundtable Part 2

September 10th, 2019

1:05:43

On this episode we continue looking at each of the Halloween Horror Nights 29 houses, by looking at the last 5 houses for this year and we bring you our hype lists.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #367 - Halloween Horror Nights 29 House Roundtable Part 1

September 3rd, 2019

54:57

On this episode we are joined by Julie Zimmerman, to discuss the first five Halloween Horror Nights houses that were announced for this years event.

UUOP #366 - Creating Halloween Horror Nights Food

August 27th, 2019

1:00:14

On this episode we come up with our own foods and beverages based on Halloween Horror Nights 29's houses and scarezones.

 

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You can listen …

UUOP #365- Last 3 HHN Houses, Scarezones & Shows

August 20th, 2019

1:01:46

On this episode we look at the last 3 Halloween Horror Nights houses announced, we have Little Things from Seth, Darren brings us an update of his …

UUOP #364 - The Mummy and Revenge of the Mummy

August 13th, 2019

47:14

On this episode we take a look at Universal Studios Florida's Revenge of the Mummy attraction and the movie that inspired it, Brendan Fraser's The Mummy.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP #363 - Epic Universe & Killer Klowns

August 6th, 2019

1:09:56

On this episode we discuss Universal Orlando's announcement of their 4th theme park, Universal's Epic Universe, Darren brings us his thoughts on his recent visits to the park and we talk Halloween Horror Nights as …

UUOP #362 - Focus on Islands of Adventure : Marvel Superhero Rides Part 2

July 30th, 2019

49:20

On this episode we continue to look indepth at Marvel Superhero Island and wrap up our look at the rides by delving in to Dr. Doom's Fearfall and The Amazing Adventures of Spider-man.

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #361 - Ghostbusters & Passholder Appreciation

July 23rd, 2019

47:25

On this episode we discuss Universal Orlando's recently details of the upcoming Annual Passholder Appreciation Days and the Ghostbusters announcement …

UUOP #360 - The Rides That Made Me with Andy Digenova

July 16th, 2019

55:10

On this episode we invite another theme park creator on to the show to talk about the 3 attractions that had the biggest influence on themselves and their career.

This time it is former Disney and Thinkwell employee, …

UUOP #359 - Reviews of Bigfire, New Voodoo Donuts and Hagrid & Surfside and Jurassic World

July 9th, 2019

1:17:14

On this episode we discuss :

The opening of Bigfire and Chris reviews it for us,

New Limited Edition Voodoo Donuts and Chris reviews them,

 The Surfside Inn & Suites

And

Hagrid still having problems and Chris gives …

UUOP #358 - Opening Day of Hagrids Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure : Producers Club Roundtable

July 2nd, 2019

1:09:39

On this episode we are joined by Joni, Maddy, Michelle and Tod to talk about their experience visiting Islands of Adventure to ride Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure on opening day.

Check out all we have …

UUOP #357- Hagrid & The Yeti

June 25th, 2019

1:11:47

On this episode we discuss the grand opening, the first day lines and the subsequent happenings for Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure.

Seth brings us Little Things, we have reviews of the the new Hagrid …

UUOP #356 - 5 Things from Universal Hollywood to Universal Orlando

June 18th, 2019

1:06:50

 On this episode we all pick 5 "things" we'd like to bring to Universal Orlando from Universal Studios Hollywood.

Go and listen to our friends over …

UUOP #355 - Hagrid's Opening & HHN Speculation Map 3.0

June 11th, 2019

1:02:08

On this episode we discuss Universal Orlando's 4th of July celebrations, an incident at Volcano Bay, the opening of Hagrid's Magical Creatures …

UUOP#354 - Focus on Islands of Adventure : Batman & Superman Rides That Nearly Were

June 4th, 2019

35:39

On this episode we discuss two of the attractions that would have been part of Marvel Superhero Island, had it been based on DC Comics.

The two …

UUOP #353 - Depths of Fear & More Hagrid Coaster Details

May 28th, 2019

44:03

On this episode we discuss the recently revealed new details for Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure AND a new magical creature, we then have  Which Voodoo Do You Do? from Matt Tucker.

We talk about the food …

UUOP #352 - Focus on Islands of Adventure - Marvel Superhero Island Rides

May 21st, 2019

52:53

On this episode we continue to look in-depth at Islands of Adventure and we carry on looking at Marvel Superhero Island by looking at two of the …

UUOP #351 - Hagrid & HHN Speculation

May 14th, 2019

1:15:37

On this episode we discuss the Hagrid animatronic, the Today Cafe opening and HHNightmares Horror Nights speculation map.

Seth brings us Little …

UUOP #350 - Creating A 90's Themed Halloween Horror Nights

May 7th, 2019

1:07:30

On this episode we create our own Halloween Horror Nights by each coming up with 2 houses and 2 scarezones based on 90's I.P's.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You can …

UUOP #349 - Magical Creatures & Monsters

April 30th, 2019

52:07

On this episode we discuss ALL of the creatures announced to be part of Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, Seth brings us Little Things, …

UUOP #348 - Chat & Q&A with the Theme Park Duo

April 23rd, 2019

51:42

On this episode we welcome Nikki and Gabe from the Theme Park Duo on to the show to chat about Universal Orlando & Universal Studios Hollywood …

UUOP #347 - Nightingales & BigFire

April 16th, 2019

1:01:23

On this episode we discuss some more details about Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, we have a S.P.E.W from Stefani, we talk about the new restaurant - Big Fire, we discuss the new Monsters Store, Nikki …

UUOP #346 - Men In Black With Creator Dave Cobb

April 9th, 2019

1:10:37

On this episode we celebrate 8 years of the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast by talking to Men In Black : Alien Attack creator Dave Cobb about the creation of the ride and more.

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #345 - Stranger Things Returns & New Smells

April 2nd, 2019

49:49

On this episode we discuss the Surfside Inn & Suites opening dates, the first Halloween Horror Nights announcement and new bathroom smells, as well as answering two listener emails and Little Things with Seth.

UUOP #344 - The RidesThat Made Me with Jason Surrell

March 27th, 2019

51:56

  On this episode we talk to veteran theme park creator, Jason Surrell for "The Rides That Made Me".

We discuss the three attractions that have had the most impact on him and his career as well as some other themed …

UUOP #343 - More Hagrid Details & UUOP The Weekender

March 19th, 2019

1:04:33

On this episode we discuss the new details of Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure, Seth brings us Little Things. 

We then bring you all the details of UUOP The Weekender and Alicia brings us another Rumor …

UUOP #342 - Chris Reviews Universal Orlando's Mardi Gras 2019

March 12th, 2019

1:04:07

 On this episode Chris gives us his thoughts about his recent visit to Universal Orlando's Mardi Gras 2019.

We discuss the atmosphere, the parade, the food and more.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #341 - Hagrid's Motorbike & Mardi Gras Show Director Blake Braswell

March 5th, 2019

1:03:58

On this episode we discuss the Today Cafe, Hagrid's Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure and The dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle and hear from Seth about more Little Things.

We then talk to Universal Orlando Mardi Gras …

UUOP #340 - The Transformers Movie & Transformers The Ride 3D

February 26th, 2019

54:53

On this episode we continue our look at the movie based attractions at Universal Studios Florida by looking at 2007's Transformers movie and the …

UUOP #339 - Mardi Gras 2019

February 19th, 2019

1:01:44

On this episode Seth brings us more Little Things, Alicia brings us up to date with the Rumor Mill and we cover all you need to know about Universal Orlando's Mardi Gras 2019 celebrations.

Check out all we have to …

UUOP #338 - Creating Our Own Upcharge Events for Universal Orlando

February 12th, 2019

1:11:27

On this episode we each come up with three upcharge opportunities we could see Universal Orlando easily implementing in to the parks and one that is …

UUOP #337 - More Mardi Gras Concerts & HHN Codenames

February 5th, 2019

46:46

On this episode we discuss two more Mardi Gras acts announced, Seth brings us the latest Little Things, we give you the definitive order to ride the screen based attractions at Universal Orlando, we have a SPEW from …

UUOP #336 - Universal Orlando Rumors 2019 & Beyond with Theme Park Stop's Alicia Stella

January 29th, 2019

1:04:43

On this episode we invite Alicia Stella, our Rumor Mill guru and owner of Theme Park Stop, on to the show to discuss some of the rumors floating around the Universal Orlando Resort.

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #335 - Mardi Gras Concerts & Late Night Access

January 22nd, 2019

1:04:55

On this episode we discuss late night access to Universal Studios Florida, Seth brings us Little Things, we talk about Bob Marleys' Birthday Jam, we have a Which Voodoo Do You Do? from Jeffrey, a listener question from …

UUOP #334 - Universal Orlando 2019 & Beyond with Seth Kubersky

January 15th, 2019

1:01:54

On this episode we welcome Seth Kubersky on to the show to discuss what to expect at Universal Orlando Resort in 2019 and beyond.

Don't forget to pick up your copy of the Unofficial Guide to Universal Orlando 2019 by …

UUOP #333 - Fantastic Worlds Leak & Potter Coaster Opening Date

January 8th, 2019

1:00:19

On this episode we catch up on the news we've missed over the holidays.

The leak of the name for Universal 3rd Theme Park, the opening date for the …

UUOP #332 - CHRIStmas at Universal Orlando & The Rides That Made Me with Julie Zimmerman

January 1st, 2019

42:56

On this episode Chris reports from Universal Orlando on his trip to the parks for the Holidays and we continue our look at the Rides That Made Me …

UUOP #331 - Producers Club Roundtable : New Rip, Ride, Rockit Tracklist

December 18th, 2018

59:34

On this episode Lee is joined by Producers Club members Heather, Joe, Maddy and Patrick to come up with a new setlist for the Universal Studios …

UUOP #330 - Top 5 Most Wanted Characters at Universal Orlando

December 11th, 2018

1:03:21

On this episode we count the characters we would like to see introduced to the parks at Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #329 - Motion Sickness & Random Thoughts

December 4th, 2018

47:28

On this episode we answer a listener question regarding motion sickness, we have a Which Voodoo Do You Do? from Phil Lewis, Brian Jennings shares his random thoughts from his recent trip to Universal Orlando and Seth …

UUOP #328 - Tales from the Jaws Ride with Author Dustin McNeill

November 27th, 2018

59:19

On this episode we talk to Dustin McNeill about his book - Adventures in Amity : Tales from The Jaws Ride.

Find out more and buy the book at the WEBSITE.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP #327 - Endless Summer Rooms & UOAP Lounge

November 20th, 2018

51:28

On this episode we discuss the Holidays at Universal Orlando, the new UOAP Lounge, the recent release of the room details for the Endless Summer …

UUOP #326 - Trip Report with Mouse & Muggles Michelle

November 13th, 2018

1:06:18

We chat to Michelle from Mouse and Muggle about her recent trip to Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP #325 - Stranger Things Day & Mobile Express Pick - Up

November 6th, 2018

52:53

On this episode we discuss Rock The Universe, the new Mobile Express Pick Up service at Universal Orlando, we hear 2 Which Voodoo, Do You Do messages, Stranger Things Day, Little Things with Seth and the new store in …

UUOP #324 - Killer Klowns from Outer Space with The Chiodo Brothers

October 30th, 2018

55:50

On this episode we are honoured to welcome Stephen, Charles and Edward Chiodo, the creators of Killer Klowns from Outer Space, on to the show to discuss the movie itself and the Halloween Horror Nights scarezone that …

UUOP #323 - 20 Million Butterbeers & More Halloween Horror Nights 28

October 23rd, 2018

46:13

On this episode we discuss the record number of Butterbeers sold at Universal Orlando, we have a SPEW, Seth brings us a big Little Things update, …

UUOP #322 - Johnny's E.T Adenture Record Attempt

October 16th, 2018

1:02:10

On this episode we invite John Porto on to talk about his attempt to break the record for the most rides in one day on The E.T Adventure.

Here is a link to Johnny's YOUTUBE channel so you can check out all his videos.

Dead Man's Digest : Bonus - UK Scare Attraction Review

October 12th, 2018

1:15:45

 Tracey and Lee got to visit HallowScream in York, Scream Factory in Kirkleatham and Psycho - Path in Durham.

On this episode they take you to the events, through the events and then give their reviews.

Check out all …

UUOP #321 - New Potter Coaster Concept Art & Halloween Horror Nights Creative Director Charles Gray

October 9th, 2018

1:10:07

On this episode we discuss the first official concept art for the new ride coming to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Hogsmeade, Seth brings us up to date with all the Little Things, Chris recounts his recent trip …

UUOP #320 - Julie Zimmerman : Former Creative Director at Universal Studios Florida

October 2nd, 2018

1:08:07

On this episode we talk to Julie Zimmerman, former Creative Director for Universal Studios Florida about her time working on the park and the …

UUOP #319 - Darren Reviews Fast & Furious & The Rides That Made Me with Adam Bezark

September 26th, 2018

1:17:44

On this episode Seth brings us more Little Things, Darren FINALLY reviews Fast & Furious : Supercharged, we have a Which Voodoo Do You Do from Ted and then Lee brings you the very first Rides That Made Me segment …

Dead Man's Digest : S3 Ep6 - The Review

September 21st, 2018

1:26:09

The gang gets together to review HHN 28! Did Stranger Things live up to the hype?

Did Blumhouse steal the show? (No) Are pizza fries REALLY that good? (Yes) All this and more will be revealed!

Check out all we have to …

UUOP #318 - Producers Club Roundtable : Have the Parks Improved in the Past 10 Years

September 18th, 2018

1:09:11

 On this episode Lee is joined by Producers Club member, Andrew, Brittany, Claire and Ian to discuss whether they think the parks have improved over the last 10 years, but also how they feel the parks have done in the …

UUOP #317 - A Celebration of Harry Potter & Listener Q&A

September 11th, 2018

1:01:43

On this episode we a SPEW from Gemma Clay, Alicia brings us the Rumor Mill, we discuss some news about A Celebration of Harry Potter and Seth updates us on the Little Things

We wrap up with Producers Club member Ian …

Dead Man's Digest S3 Ep5 - Hyped For Horror

September 7th, 2018

1:18:46

Nina, Travis and Darren get hyped for HHN, just one week away! We recap the event, take listener questions and run down the DMD group's top anticipated lists!

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #316 - Aventura Hotel Review

September 4th, 2018

1:04:40

On this episode Darren gives his honest review of his recent stay at the brand new Universal Orlando Aventura Hotel.

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The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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UUOP #315 - Aventura Opens & Toothsome Closes

August 28th, 2018

1:00:41

On this episode we discuss Cinemark coming to Universal Orlando and the closure of Toothsome.

We have a Which Voodoo Do you Do? from Maddy and then we talk abouit the closing of the 8th Voyage of Sindbad at Islands of …

UUOP #314 - Our Perfect Day at Universal Orlando Resort

August 21st, 2018

1:05:34

On this episode we discuss what it would take to have our perfect day at Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #313 - AP Appreciation Days & Rumors with Theme Park Stop

August 14th, 2018

1:02:06

On this episode we discuss this years Annual Passholder Appreciation days benefits, Robin and Michelle from Mouse and Muggle bring us another "Did …

Dead Man's Digest S3 Ep4 - The Whole Damned Thing

August 9th, 2018

41:10

Armed with Horror Night Nightmare's final spec map and thanks to a few leaks, the Dead Man's Digest crew is ready to present you with an accurate, complete picture of this year's event. Be warned - All will be revealed! …

UUOP #312 - Focus On Islands of Adventure : Marvel Superhero Island Part 2

August 7th, 2018

56:27

On this episode we continue our look at Marvel Superhero Island.

Darren rejoins the team and gives us his opinions on what we discussed in Part 1, we then delve in to the hidden details of the area, the music and wrap …

UUOP #311 - Fantastic Worlds & Bar 17 Bistro Food & Drink

July 31st, 2018

54:37

On this episode we discuss the recent "announcement" from Universal about a 4th gate, Maureen comes from Volcano Bay, Jackalyn answers Which Voodoo …

UUOP #310 - Focus On Islands of Adventure : Marvel Superhero Island

July 24th, 2018

51:57

On this episode we are joined by listener Darrell Xavier, for another focus on Islands of Adventure, as we take a look at Marvel Superhero Island.

 

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

Dead Man's Digest S3 Ep3 - Killer Klowns, Slaughter Sinema and Chucky, I guess....

July 21st, 2018

47:26

In this episode, Travis, Nina and Darren talk about the latest HHN reveals, answer your questions, and wonder just how bad the Chucky scarezone is going to be.

 

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #309 - Cinematic Celebration & Mummy Lockers

July 17th, 2018

47:00

On this episode we discuss the official opening of Cinematic Celbration and talk about the show itself, we have a S.P.E.W from Chrissy, Robin and Michelle bring us another Did You Know with Mouse and Muggle.

We then …

UUOP #308 - Volcano Bay with Designer Justin Martin

July 10th, 2018

1:05:31

On this episode we speak to Justin Martin, who was a design intern for  Universal Orlando's Volcano Bay.

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #307 - Slaughter Sinema & Urban Pantry

July 3rd, 2018

49:29

 On this episode we discuss the recent house and scarezone announcements for HHN 28, then we here Alicia's Which Voodoo Do You Do?, followed by some …

UUOP #306 - Despicable Me & Minion Mayhem

June 26th, 2018

56:57

 On this episode we take alook at the movie, Despicable Me and the Universal Studios Florida attraction it inspired, Minion Mayhem.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You …

UUOP #305 - Blue The Raptor & Cinematic Celebration

June 19th, 2018

52:17

On this episode we discuss the debut of Blue, the raptor in Jurassic Park, we have a SPEW from Keith, Robin and Michelle bring us another Did You Know?

We then talk about the officially revealed new lagoon show for …

UUOP #304 - Imagining Universal Orlando's 3rd Gate

June 12th, 2018

1:14:36

 On this episode we come up with 5 IP's or Original ideas that we would like to see incorporated in to Universal Orlando's 3rd gate.

Check out all …

Dead Man's Digest S3 - Ep2

June 11th, 2018

49:39

In this episode of the Dead Man's Digest, Nina, Darren and Travis talk Trick R Treat, 3 newly announced Scarezones, ticket prices, and Academy of Villians' NEW show location?

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #303 - New Lagoon Show & Harry Potter Coaster Details

June 5th, 2018

1:04:49

On this episode we discuss the leaked details of the new lagoon show at Universal Studios Florida, we reveal a secret project, we have another SPEW from Brian, Seth brings us a bumper edition of Little Things, we reveal …

UUOP #302 - The UUOP Mailbag

May 29th, 2018

55:02

  On this episode we delve in to the UUOP mailbag to discuss Ice-cream, whether Universal Orlando has improved over the last 10 years & more.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

UUOP #301 - Jurassic World & Trick 'r Treat

May 22nd, 2018

59:58

On this episode Maureen comes from Volcano Bay, we have a SPEW from Brian, we discuss the closing of Emeril's at CityWalk, we hear from Robin & …

UUOP #300 - Inside UUOP

May 15th, 2018

1:15:03

On this episode we pull back the curtain a little on 7 years and 300 episodes of the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

We discuss how the podcast …

UUOP #299 - Fast? And Furious!

May 8th, 2018

1:10:28

On this episode we focus mainly on Fast & Furious : Supercharged, we bring you All You Need To Know About The Virtual Line, Maureen gives us the scoop on the new ride in Autism at the Parks, and Chris gives us his …

Dead Man's Digest : S3 - Ep1

May 6th, 2018

59:10

 

The Dead Man's Digest is back!

It's 2018 and time to dust off the old book and get in to some Stranger Things, Dead Exposure and rumors!

Check out …

UUOP #298 - Top 5 Extinct Attractions at Universal Orlando

May 1st, 2018

1:07:49

On this episode we count down our Top 5 Extinct Attractions at Universal Orlando Resort.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #297 - Fast & Furious : Supercharged & New Nighttime Parade

April 24th, 2018

56:57

On this episode we discuss a new locker patent filed by Universal Orlando, the new nighttime parade at Universal Studios Japan, the new land purchase and the opening of Fast & Furious : Supercharged.

We also hear …

UUOP #296 - Tributes to Former Attractions at Universal Orlando

April 17th, 2018

48:40

On this episode we go through the tributes to former attractions at Universal Orlando Resort.

If you know of any we missed, please get in touch with us : podcast@uuopodcast.com  

 

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #295 - Stranger Things & Bar 17 Bistro

April 10th, 2018

57:14

On this episode we look at the new details released about Universal's new hotels on I-Drive, Seth brings us Little Things, we look at the Aventura's RoofTop bar, Alicia brings us the Rumor Mill covering Jurassic Park …

UUOP # 294 - Universal Orlando Guests Survey "Event Concepts"

April 3rd, 2018

1:01:24

On this episode we look at a recent guest survey on "Event Concepts" for Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #293 - Marvel Dining Review & Universal Orlando Show Director Blake Braswell

March 27th, 2018

1:10:56

On this episode we hear a big "Little Things" from Seth, we begin a new "debate" topic surrounding Voodoo Donut, a S.P.E.W from Ailley, Robin and Michelle bring us a Did You Know with Mouse & Muggle, Chris gives us …

UUOP #292 - Top 5 Unused Universal IP's with The Theme Park Duo

March 20th, 2018

1:08:53

On this episode we share a recent episode of the Theme Park Duo Podcast, on which Lee and Tracey were invited to come up with their Top 5 Universal …

UUOP #291 - Voodoo Donut Menu & HHN Dates

March 13th, 2018

1:04:10

On this episode we bring you a S.P.E.W from Alexa, another Did You Know with Mouse & Muggle, Little Things with Seth, the first look at the CityWalk Voodoo Donut menu, Jon Self reports from the last day of A …

UUOP #290 - Shrek The Movie & Shrek 4D

March 6th, 2018

40:14

On this episode we take a look at the Universal Studios Florida attraction, Shrek 4D and the movie that inspired it, Shrek.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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UUOP #289 - New Milkshakes, Entertainment Passes & More

February 27th, 2018

1:00:37

On this episode we discuss 3 new Milkshakes at Toothsome, Universal raising ticket prices, new entertainment passes at jimmy Fallon and we here Little Things from Seth, Did You Know from Robin and Michelle, a LIVE …

UUOP #288 - Focus On Islands of Adventure : With Port of Entry Art Designer Adrian Gorton

February 20th, 2018

33:32

On this episode we speak to Adrian Gorton, the Art Director for Islands of Adventure's entrance way, Port of Entry.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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UUOP #287 - Final Mardi Gras Concerts, Rumor Mill & More

February 13th, 2018

47:43

On this episode we discuss the last two Mardi Gras concert performers, we have a SPEW from Melanie, Jon Self reports from A Celebration of Harry Potter, Darren tells us about his recent trip to the parks, Alicia brings …

UUOP #286 - Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts

February 6th, 2018

52:36

On this episode we take a look at the Universal Studios Florida attraction, Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts.

We look at the queue, the ride and everything in between.

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #285 - Studios Name Change & Voodoo Donuts

January 30th, 2018

1:01:57

On this episode we have another Team Member success story in our S.P.E.W segment, Voodoo Donuts has been announced for CityWalk, Seth brings us more Little Things, We bring you 6 reasons to stay at Aventura and will …

UUOP #284 - Top 5 In Park Places To Eat

January 23rd, 2018

1:10:01

On this episode we count down our Top 5 places to eat inside Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure.

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The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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UUOP #283 - Hogwarts Projections, Mardi Gras Line Up & More

January 16th, 2018

57:18

On this episode we bring you up to date with the news & rumors from Universal Orlando.
We discuss TM bonuses, a new projection show for Hogmseade and the Mardi Gras concert line up.
Chris brings us a SPEW from …

UUOP #282 - Universal Orlando 2018 & Beyond with Jim Hill

January 9th, 2018

41:19

On this episode we are joined by Theme Park Journalist, Jim Hill as we take our annual look at what happened at Universal Orlando in 2017 and how it sets up what is coming in 2018 and beyond.

Check out all we have to …

UUOP #281 - Universal Orlando in 2017

January 2nd, 2018

1:12:00

On this episode we take a look back at everything that went on at Universal Orlando resort in 2017, with our NEW co-host.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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UUOP #280 - Stories of Cabana Bay with Russ Dagon

December 26th, 2017

45:31

On this episode we take a look back in time to the opening of Universal Orlando's Cabana Bay Beach Resort, as former UUOP member, Eric talks to VP Executive Project Director for Universal Orlando about his work on the …

UUOP #279 - Producers Club Roundtable : The Good & Bad of Volcano Bay

December 19th, 2017

1:07:30

On this episode we are joined by 4 members of The Producers Club : Chris, Jane, Jillian and Nicole to talk about their differing experiences at …

UUOP #278 - Upgrading Islands of Adventure : Part 2

December 12th, 2017

1:01:25

On this episode we continue our look at what we feel needs to happen to Islands of Adventure to bring it up to the standards of Universal Studios …

UUOP #277 - Nintendo Permit, Marvel Dining & the Holidays at Universal Orlando with Mike Aiello

December 5th, 2017

1:04:05

On this episode we discuss the new Marvel Character Dinner coming Islands of Adventure, we have a SPEW from Brittany, Michelle and Robin bring us another Did You Know with Mouse & muggle, then we talk about the …

UUOP #276 - Upgrading Islands of Adventure : Part 1

November 28th, 2017

1:10:53

On this episode we are joined by Orlando Informer's Marc Kleinhenz, as we discuss what need to happen to Universal's Islands of Adventure to bring it up to the standards set by Universal Studios Florida.

On part 1 we …

UUOP #275 - The Holidays Come To Universal Orlando

November 21st, 2017

46:47

On this episode we discuss the new holiday offerings at Universal Orlando, from the Wizarding World to the new Parade in Universal Studios Florida.

UUOP #273 - More Land Acquisition & Fast and Furious

November 4th, 2017

1:16:07

On this episode we discuss Darren visiting the final night of Halloween Horror Nights, new details of Fast & Furious : Supercharged,Seth brings us more Little Things, Monsters Cafe has had an update, Tchoup Chop is …

UUOP #272 - First Time Visit to Universal Orlando with The Theme Park Duo

October 31st, 2017

1:15:31

On this episode we welcome Gabe and Nikki from the Theme Park Duo Podcast on to the show to discuss their recent, first ever, trip to Universal Orlando Resort.

Listen to the Theme Park Duo Podcast on Apple Podcasts 

UUOP #271 - Cinematic Spectacular Ends & First Look at Aventura Rooms.

October 24th, 2017

1:05:48

On this episode we discuss the closure of Universal's Cinematic Spectacular and it's replacement, we hear from Seth as he brings us up to date with …

UUOP #270 - A Tribute to T2:3D - Battle Across Time with Alicia Stella

October 17th, 2017

1:05:12

On this episode we take a look at the now extinct Universal Studios Florida attraction, T2:3D Battle Across Time.

We bring you the pre-show and the show itself, from it's original script and then we discuss our thoughts …

Dead Man's Digest - UK Haunt : Scream Factory

October 16th, 2017

26:20

On this bonus episode of the Dead Man's Digest, Tracey and Lee go On Location to Scream Factory in the UK at Kirkleatham, for the media preview night.

This episode will be best enjoyed listening on headphones.

Check …

UUOP #269 - Sapphire Fails & Caribbean Carnivale

October 10th, 2017

47:46

On this episode we have an announcement about Hunter, then we share some Producers Club birthdays before we get in to another Did You Know with Mouse & Muggle.

Darren's shares his thoughts on his recent stay at …

UUOP #268 - Pimp My Universal Orlando Vacation

October 3rd, 2017

1:24:52

On this episode we go through the ways you can spend a little extra to make your trip to Universal a little bit better.

Here's a link to the UNIVERSAL DINING PLAN.

Enjoy!

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

Dead Man's Digest Season 2, Episode 4 : Judgement Day

September 27th, 2017

1:40:51

REVIEW TIME!

In this episode, Nina, Travis and Darren give us their HHN 27 reviews! See which houses we thought were groovy and which ones were pure torture. Join us on the Dead Man's Digest Facebook group and let us …

UUOP #267 - A Celebration of Harry Potter & The Ladies of Universal Orlando

September 26th, 2017

1:01:41

On this episode we look at 2018's A Celebration of Harry Potter, we hear about some Little Things With Seth, we discuss the goings on at Halloween Horror Nights 27, our sponsors Robin & Michelle bring us the first …

UUOP #266 - A Tribute To Dragon Challenge with Craig Williams

September 19th, 2017

1:08:32

On this episode we pay tribute to, the now extinct Islands of Adventure attraction, Dragon Challenge, paying particular attention to its queue lines.

Dead Man's Digest - Charles Gray : Show Director for Halloween Horror Nights

September 13th, 2017

26:54

On this episode Lee and Tracey step in to the Dead Man's Digest hot seat to talk to Show Director of Halloween Horror Nights, Charles Gray.

They …

UUOP #265 - T2:3D Closing & Holidays at Universal Orlando

September 12th, 2017

56:21

On this episode we are joined by a guest host as we discuss the recent news of Terminator 2 :3D at Universal Studios Florida closing, the new holiday …

UUOP #264 - Top 5 Halloween Horror Nights House I.P Wish Lists

September 5th, 2017

1:19:20

On this episode we look at our Top 5 I.P's for Halloween Horror Nights in Orlando.

We pick our top five wish list for Halloween Horror Nights houses based on movies, T.V shows, books or video games.

Check out all we …

Dead Man's Digest S2 Ep3 - Original Sin

September 1st, 2017

48:24

In this episode, Nina and Darren discuss the full reveal of HHN 27, including scarezones, The Horrors of Blumhouse and the original houses. They also …

UUOP #263 - Ministry of Magic & The Future of HHN

August 29th, 2017

59:46

 On this episode we discuss the closure of Bill and Teds Excellent Halloween Adventure after HHN 27 and what it could mean for the event, we talk …

UUOP #262 - Producers Club Roundtable : Dragon Challenge

August 22nd, 2017

1:07:05

On this episode Lee is joined by Producers Club members Tod, Tyler, Donna and Holly to discuss their thoughts on the closure of Dragon Challenge and …

Dead Man's Digest S2 Ep2 - Ashes to Ashes

August 18th, 2017

1:18:09

On this episode Nina, Travis and Darren return to discuss reveals from Halloween Horror Nights and Busch Gardens.

We also delve in to some listener questions and comments.

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #261 - Harry Potter Hotel & 5 Hidden Gems of the Royal Pacific

August 15th, 2017

1:26:40

On this episode we discuss the possibility of A Harry Potter themed hotel coming to Universal Orlando, the beginning of Annual Passholder …

UUOP #260 - Focus on Islands of Adventure : Port of Entry

August 8th, 2017

59:45

On this episode we begin our series of podcasts looking in-depth at Islands of Adventure, by going in to Port of Entry.

We are joined by John Smith to discuss the history, backstory and details of the entrance land to …

UUOP #259 - Goodbye Dragon Challenge, Hello Ash Vs Evil Dead

August 1st, 2017

1:02:14

 On this episode we talk about the recent Halloween Horror Nights announcement of Ash Vs Evil Dead house, Maureen comes to us from the Woody Woodpecker Nuthouse Coaster, we discuss the closure of Dragon Challenge at …

UUOP #258 - Volcano Bay : Hints & Tips

July 25th, 2017

1:03:45

On this episode we are joined, one again, by listener Chris Zavala, to discuss 2 blog posts recently released by Universal Orlando : 10 Insider Tips …

UUOP #257 - Dragon Challenge Replacement & Blue man Group

July 18th, 2017

1:02:58

On this episode we are joined by listener Chris Zavala, as he replaces Hunter for this episode as guest host.

We bring you some news about The Blue Man Group, Maureen comes from Curious George, we have a little news …

UUOP #256 - Top 5 Universal Orlando Attraction Moments

July 11th, 2017

1:02:19

On this episode we talk about our favourite moments, that are part of a Universal Orlando attraction.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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UUOP #255 - Wizarding World Express & Islands of Adventure - Best Theme Park?

July 2nd, 2017

1:00:56

On this episode Maureen reports from Fievel's Playland in Autism at the Parks, we discuss some Dreamworks stuff, Trip Advisor recently reported their Top 10 Theme Parks, where are the Universal Parks in that list.

Seth …

UUOP #254 - Universal Orlando Youth Programs

June 27th, 2017

28:44

 On this episode we welcome Chris Screws on the podcast to talk about taking his students to Universal Orlando to experience two of their Youth Programs , Special FX and Food For Thought.

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #253 - Super Nintendo World & Universal Orlando Challenge

June 20th, 2017

1:02:49

On this episode, we begin with some birthdays and then jump in to Jillian Dunn's attempt at our Universal Orlando Challenge.

We then discuss some Halloween Horror Nights information and jump in to Barney with Maureen in …

UUOP #252 - Volcano Bay Grand Opening & Review with Seth Kubersky

June 13th, 2017

1:22:36

On this episode we are joined by Seth Kubersky to discuss his experience of the opening media event for Universal Orlando's new Water Theme park, …

UUOP #251 - Fast & Furious : SuperCharged & Volcano Bay Opening

June 5th, 2017

52:47

 On this episode we are joined by Listener Shana, as Darren takes a sabatical.

We discuss new Aventura hotel details, Fast & Furious : …

UUOP #250 - A Semiquincentennial Celebration

May 30th, 2017

1:00:13

On this episode we celebrate 6 years and 250 episodes of the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast .

Join us as we take a trip back down memory lane.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

Dead Man's Digest S2 Ep1 - They Live!

May 28th, 2017

33:24

In this short episode, we talk about American Horror Story and The Shining, take listener questions and delve into some rumors. Sorry about the bad audio, it'll be fixed for the next show!

Check out all we have to …

UUOP #249 - Aventura & Mouse and Muggle

May 23rd, 2017

1:05:21

On this episode we discuss the rates and deals for the Aventura Hotel, more Tapu Tapu information as well as plans for an expansion to Volcano Bay.

UUOP #248 - How to Spend a Rainy Day at Universal Orlando

May 16th, 2017

47:38

On this episode we discuss Universal Orlando's recent blog post on 5 tips on what to do on a rainy day at Universal Orlando Resort and add in our 2 cents worth.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #247 - The Shining & Pandora V's The Wizarding World

May 9th, 2017

58:36

 On this episode we here from Maureen from Autism at the Parks about Animal Actors, we compare Disney's new Pandora : World of Avatar and how it compares to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Seth brings us up to …

UUOP #246 - How Does Universal Orlando Surpass Walt Disney World

May 2nd, 2017

1:02:46

On this episode we follow on from our discussion on Episode 242 about what Walt Disney World does better than Universal Orlando, by looking at what …

UUOP #245 - Wizarding World Holidays & Volcano Bay Cabanas

April 25th, 2017

1:03:16

On this episode we are joined by Producers Club member Stuart Mallett as we discuss Race Through New York , as well as hearing some accessibility …

UUOP #244 - Places to Escape the Crowds at Universal Orlando

April 13th, 2017

49:56

On this episode we are joined by Maureen Deal from Autism at the Park and she gives us her top 5 places to Escape the crowds in Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure at Universal Orlando Resort.

Check out …

UUOP #243 - Volcano Bay Food & Dead Man's Digest

April 11th, 2017

1:00:31

On this episode we discuss the banning of Adam the Woo from Universal Orlando, we here the latest Little Things from Seth, we discuss the Volcano Bay …

UUOP #242 - How Does Walt Disney World Surpass Universal Orlando?

April 4th, 2017

1:00:42

On this episode we take a look at the ways we think Walt Disney World does things better than Universal Orlando? and the things that Universal could …

UUOP #241 - 5 Tips for Visiting Universal Orlando & Volcano Bay Backstory

March 28th, 2017

1:00:05

On this episode we discuss news about the Wet N Wild land, a new schools programme, the back story for Volcano Bay, Seth brings us the latest Little …

UUOP #240 - A Tribute to Twister : Ride It Out

March 21st, 2017

1:09:20

On this episode we paid homage to, the more extinct, Universal Studios Florida attraction, Twister : Ride It Out. 

We discuss the attraction, we share our thoughts and those of The Producers Club and we talk to Craig …

UUOP #239 - Race Through New York Soft Opening & Review

March 14th, 2017

1:12:52

On this episode we bring you a review of Universal Orlando's latest attraction, Race Through New York starring Jimmy Fallon, as well as the Little Things with Seth, Autism at the Park with Maureen and the latest news …

UUOP #238 - 25 Things You May Not Know About Universal Orlando

March 7th, 2017

1:00:32

On this episode we go through a WESH.COM article entitled 25 Things You May Not Know About Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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UUOP #237 - News & Best Seat in the House

February 28th, 2017

48:39

On this episode we bring you the latest "Little Things" from Seth, delve in to some of the recent news from the resort including ticket prices rises and HHN dates, we discuss some Halloween Horror Nights rumors and then …

UUOP #236 - Top 5 Universal Orlando Stores

February 21st, 2017

1:01:09

On this episode we count down our top 5 Universal Orlando Resort stores.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast

UUOP #235 - Tapu Tapu & Hogsmeade

February 14th, 2017

58:48

On this episode we bring you the latest news about Volcano Bay's Tapu Tapu queueless system, a Mardi Gras concert addition, more vegetarian options, …

UUOP #234 - Virtual Line & Tapu Tapu with Seth kubersky

February 7th, 2017

54:32

On this episode we invite Seth Kubersky on to the show to discuss the latest edition of his Unofficial Guide to Universal Orlando and the current testing and future of Universal Orlando's queueless system as well as …

UUOP #233 - Volcano Bay Opening & Best Seat in the House

January 31st, 2017

54:43

On this episode we hear The Little Things from Seth,  we discuss the grand opening date of Volcano Bay,  leaked Halloween Horror Nights dates and the …

UUOP #232 - Almost Universal Orlando Attractions with HateToFly

January 24th, 2017

1:12:52

On this episode we invite Andy, AKA HateToFly, on to the show to talk about about some of the concepts for attractions and lands that nearly came to fruition at Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #231- Jimmy Fallon Opening & Best Seat in the House

January 17th, 2017

1:05:59

On this episode we hear from Seth about the Little Things at Universal Orlando, we discuss Phone Charging Stations, vegetarian options, and where to sit on the rides in Marvel Superhero Island for the best experience.

UUOP #230 - Universal Orlando 2017 & Beyond with Jim Hill

January 10th, 2017

1:24:05

On this episode we are joined by Jim Hill to discuss what's going on at Universal Orlando in 2017 and beyond.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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UUOP #229 - Looking Back at Universal Orlando in 2016

January 3rd, 2017

1:18:15

On this episode, we take a look back at what happened at Universal Orlando in 2016.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP #228 - Being a Universal Orlando Fan : Part 3

December 27th, 2016

50:25

On this episode, we wrap up our look at the Universal Orlando fan community by letting our guests answer to last questions about their love of the resort.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP #227 - Being a Universal Orlando Fan : Part 2

December 20th, 2016

1:10:17

On this episode, we continue looking at what it means to be a fan of Universal Orlando.

Lee's sixteen guests join him once more to discuss their fandom of the resort.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #226 - Being A Universal Orlando Fan : Part 1

December 12th, 2016

55:54

On this episode, and the following two, we will be delving in to what it means to be a Universal Orlando Fan.

Lee invites 16 guests on to the show to …

UUOP #225 - Nintendo & HHN Rumors

December 6th, 2016

1:05:28

On this episode we try a different format.

We include the usual segments : 

Seth with Little Things, Maureen with Autism at the Park and Producers Club Birthdays, as well as discussing Nintendo, some DreamWorks and HHN …

UUOP #224 - Armchair Creative : A New Restaurant

November 29th, 2016

48:07

On this episode we don our creative hats and each come up with a new restaurant for Universal Orlando Resort.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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UUOP #223 - HHN 27 Speculation & The Holidays

November 22nd, 2016

1:04:25

On this episode we begin with our penultimate a Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate calls from James, Shannon, Kiki, Philip, Tes and Tod.

In the …

UUOP #222 - Top 5 Attraction Facades at Universal Orlando

November 15th, 2016

49:35

On this episode we go through our top 5 Attraction facades at Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios Florida.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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UUOP #221 - Universal Orlando VIP Tour & Volcano Bay

November 8th, 2016

1:06:36

 On this episode we begin with a Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Kelly.

In the NEWS we hear From Seth Kubersky about the Little Things at Universal Orlando, we discuss new details released about race Through …

UUOP #220 - Universal Orlando Bucket Lists

November 1st, 2016

59:33

On this episode Darren, Tracey and Lee give us their Universal Orlando Bucket Lists.

They are split in to the achievable and the not so achievable.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

Dead Man's Digest #9 - Howl-O-Scream & The Repository

October 26th, 2016

1:08:29
On this episode, the gang heads to Busch Gardens in Tampa, FL to check out Howl-O-Scream, HHN's closest competition. We discuss scare zones, houses and the differences between the two events. We then head back to …

UUOP #219 - Halloween Horror Nights & Owl Post

October 25th, 2016

52:16

On this episode we begin with a Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Donna.

In the NEWS we hear From Seth Kubersky about the Little Things at Universal Orlando, we discuss Halloween Horror Nights recent …

UUOP #218 - Universal's 3rd Gate & Halloween Off Topic

October 18th, 2016

1:22:18

On this episode we begin discussing our thoughts on Universal's 3rd gate, then we talk about what we're doing for Halloween this year outside of Universal Orlando and finish up answering some listener submitted …

UUOP #217 - Mardi Gras & The Repository

October 11th, 2016

51:16

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

In the NEWS we hear From Seth Kubersky about the Little Things at Universal Orlando, we discuss Mardi Gras …

Dead Man's Digest #8 - Shallow Grave, Unmasking the Horror & HHN Hollywood Review

October 7th, 2016

1:09:31

On this episode, we visit The Shallow Grave in Winter Haven, FL and speak with the owner Joe Phillips. We then head over to Universal for an …

UUOP #216 - The Hogwarts Express

October 4th, 2016

30:48

On this episode we join Tracey and Hunter as they make their journey to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, aboard the Hogwarts Express.

UUOP #215 - The Walking Dead at USH & News

September 26th, 2016

1:02:13

On this episode we begin with some Producers Club birthdays, a wedding anniversary announcement and a Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Michael.

In the NEWS we hear From Seth Kubersky about the Little Things at …

Dead Man's Digest #7 - Halloween Horror Nights 26 Review

September 26th, 2016

1:25:22

On this episode of the Dead Man's Digest Nina, Darren and Travis discuss and rank the Halloween Horror Nights houses from the opening weekend. 

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

UUOP #214 - Top 5 Drinks at Universal Orlando

September 20th, 2016

44:30

On this episode we bring you our Top 5 Drinks at Universal Orlando Resort.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

UUOP #213 - Toothsome Chocolate Emporium

September 13th, 2016

57:39

On this episode we begin with some Producers Club birthdays, a sad announcement and a Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Eric.

In the NEWS …

Dead Man's Digest #6 - Full House & Scarezone Rundown & Should I Take My Child

September 12th, 2016

1:20:44

On this episode of the Dead Man's Digest, the crew gets hyped about HHN 26! First, we answer a listener e-mail about the best way to start your evening. We then delve into all the houses, scarezones and shows of this …

UUOP #212 - The Complete Guide to Universal Orlando Resort 2016

September 6th, 2016

1:14:45

This episode has been put together as a resource for first timers, people who haven't visited for a while and  families who want to know the ins and outs of Universal Orlando Resort in one nice little package.

Check …

UUOP #211 - Reign of Kong with Universal Creative's Adam Rivest

August 29th, 2016

56:56

On this episode we begin with  a Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Tyler.

We then answer a voicemail question from Tracey and an email from Lee about visiting the parks during Halloween Horror Nights, while not …

Dead Man's Digest #5 - The Complete Survivor's Guide to Universal Orlando's HHN 26 with Chris Ripley

August 28th, 2016

1:02:08

On this episode of the Dead Man's Digest, Darren and Travis talk to Christopher Ripley, about American Horror Story, Chris' book 'The Complete Survivor's Guide to Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights 2016' and …

UUOP #210 - Hulk Reopening & Annual Passholder Event

August 23rd, 2016

1:14:18

On this episode we begin with a Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Maureen.

In the NEWS we discuss the re-opening of the Incredible Hulk …

UUOP #209 - Producers Club Roundtable : Universal Orlando Character Interactions

August 16th, 2016

1:06:24

On this Episode Lee is joined by Producer's Club members Alliey Schillberg, John Tyler and Leo Gipson, as they discuss character interactions at Universal Orlando.

They discuss the past, the present and the future of …

Dead Man's Digest #4 - Original houses, ScareZones & The repository

August 15th, 2016

59:52

In this Episode, Darren, Nina and Travis discuss the original house reveals, the scarezones and the shows. They also discuss "The Repository", Universal's up-charge Virtual Reality House. 

Check out all we have to …

Dead Man's Digest #3 - Krampus & RIP

August 12th, 2016

46:19

The gang tackles Krampus, R.I.P Tours and listener questions for stay and scream.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP #208 - The Universal Orlando Quiz

August 9th, 2016

57:49

On this episode we bring you a quiz hosted Lee.

Tracey, Darren and Hunter battle it out to see who is the Universal Orlando know it all.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

UUOP #207 - Sapphire Falls Review & News

August 2nd, 2016

59:09

On this episode we begin with a Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Alana.

In the NEWS we hear the next of Seth's Little Things Segments, the line up for this years Rock the Universe.

Then we head in to Universal …

Dead Man's Digest - HHN 26 #2

July 29th, 2016

55:55
In this episode of the Dead Man's Digest we discuss booking Unmasking the Horror tours, delve into the Halloween 2 announcement and answer your listener questions.

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #206 - Universal Studios Florida Celebrity Lookalikes with Ron Schneider

July 22nd, 2016

1:02:36

On this episode we talk to Ron Schneider about his time as Creative Supervisor for Universal Studios Florida's Celebrity Look-A-Likes.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You …

UUOP #205 - Reign of Kong & Halloween

July 17th, 2016

58:10

On this episode we begin with a Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Meg.

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

UUOP #204 - The 5 Worst Queues at Universal Orlando

July 12th, 2016

57:01

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 …

UUOP #203 - Volcano Bay & Things Filmed at Universal Orlando

July 5th, 2016

52:57

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 …

UUOP #202 - Costuming at Universal Orlando with Tiffany Krstulich

June 27th, 2016

51:27

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, …

Dead Man's Digest - Halloween Horror Nights 26

June 23rd, 2016

1:06:17

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 …

UUOP #201 - Skull Island : Reign of Kong Review

June 21st, 2016

1:03:31

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

In the NEWS we discuss the Halloween Horror Nights Icon announcement as well as …

UUOP #200 - UUOP & US

June 14th, 2016

1:10:32

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 …

UUOP #199 - Completing the Hard Rock's Kitchen Challenge

June 7th, 2016

49:41

On this episode we begin with another Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate, this time, from Nina.

In the NEWS we discuss another Halloween Horror Nights announcement, a new on ride photo available at Islands of …

UUOP #198 - Trip Planning Mardi Gras & Long Lines

May 31st, 2016

59:22

On this episode we delve in to the UUOP mailbag to read and answer some listener questions.

We answer some questions about Laurel's upcoming trip, …

UUOP #197 - Mummy Production Tour & E.T Ride Audio

May 22nd, 2016

50:28

On this episode we begin with another Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Jennifer.

In the NEWS we discuss the big reveal of the King Kong …

UUOP #196 - T2 :3D with Gary Goddard

May 17th, 2016

1:11:12

On this episode we talk to Gary Goddard about his work on the Universal Studios Florida attraction T2:3D - Battle Across Time.

From inception right up to the opening of the attraction.

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #195 - Dreamworks Animation Purchase & The Exorcist

May 6th, 2016

58:18

On this episode we begin with our Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Chris.

In the NEWS we talk about the recent DreamWorks acquisition by ComCast:

Read the article HERE.

The second Halloween Horror Nights maze …

UUOP #194 - Entertainment Designers Forum 2016

May 3rd, 2016

51:33

On this episode we bring you the audio from the recent

Entertainment Designers Forum.

This is the edited down, Universal specific, first Q&A session which featured:

Mike Aiello (Director of Entertainment - Creative …

UUOP #193 - Halloween Horror Nights & Ride Audio

April 26th, 2016

1:01:10

On this episode we some Producers Club birthdays and then move on to Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream Debate from Rebecca and Gabe.

In the news we …

UUOP #192 - Top 5 Attraction Queues at Universal Orlando

April 19th, 2016

1:16:09

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

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP #191 - Reign of Kong Preview

April 12th, 2016

44:29

On this episode we begin hearing from Holly on her families favorite Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream.

In the news we talk about the media preview date …

UUOP #190 - The Music of Marvel Superhero Island with Composer Howard Drossin

April 5th, 2016

1:01:37

On this episode we celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast  by welcoming composer Howard Drossin on to the show.

Howard talks to us about the music he composed for Marvel Superhero …

UUOP #189 - Skull Island & High in The Sky Seuss Trolley Train Ride

March 27th, 2016

52:15

On this episode we begin with the news Universal Orlando have released a lot more details of Skull Island : Reign of Kong.

We hear back from Tyler …

UUOP #188 - A Tribute to Disaster : A Motion Picture Ride Starring You

March 22nd, 2016

1:06:55

On this episode we take a look back at the Universal Orlando Resort attraction Disaster : A Motion Picture Ride Starring You!, as well as it's first iteration, Earthquake: The Big One.

To take a posthumous look at the …

UUOP #187 - Universal Studios Hollywood Wizarding World Preview

March 15th, 2016

1:11:26

On this episode we begin with another  Florean Fortescue's Ice-Cream debate entry from Chris.

In the news, we discuss some details about the Universal/Nintendo deal, Upcoming Mardi Gras concerts and the replacement …

UUOP #186 - The Universal Orlando Oscars

March 8th, 2016

1:07:37

On this episode we present the 2016 Universal Orlando Oscars ( Wassermans).

The theme park categories are:

Best Park Area Music

Best Attraction Storyline

Best 3D Attraction

Best Show

Best Meet and Greet

Best in Park …

UUOP #185 - Universal Orlando Mardi Gras

March 1st, 2016

1:12:14

On this episode we begin with a voicemail from Nina Thompson about wearing birthday buttons at Universal Orlando Resort.

Pete then gives us his …

UUOP #184 - Universal Orlando Magic Bands

February 23rd, 2016

1:13:41

On this episode we the recent Universal Orlando survey which include questions about people's experience with Walt Disney World's Magic band system.

UUOP #183 - Sapphire Falls & Butterbeer Fudge

February 16th, 2016

45:10

On this episode we begin with The Producers Club birthdays and then move in to The Great Florean Fortescues Ice-Cream Debate from Chris More.

In the news, we discuss the Universal land purchase, Mardi Gras, an …

UUOP #182 - Producers Club Roundable : Screen Based Attractions

February 6th, 2016

1:02:35

On this episode of the  Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast, Lee is joined by Producers Club members Craig Lucas, Martin McVay, Matt Tucker and Tod Eltzroth.

This is the first, of what we hope will be many, Producers …

UUOP #181 - Universal's Land Purchase with Sandra Pedicini

February 2nd, 2016

58:18

On this episodev we are joined by the Orlando Sentinel's Business and Theme Park Reporter, Sandra Pedicini.

We begin, as we always do, with The Producers Club birthdays and continue our Great Florean Fortscue's …

UUOP #180 - Top 5 Bathrooms at Universal Orlando Resort

January 26th, 2016

48:21

On this episode we bring a listener suggested segment, A Top 5 List.

The subject of this Top 5 list, is the Top 5 Bathrooms at Universal Orlando Resort.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP #179 - Annual Pass Changes & News

January 19th, 2016

1:02:57

On this episode we continue our Great Florean Fortscue's Ice-Cream Debate by hearing from Brian.

We delve in to the news, by bringing you an update on the recent attack in Islands of Adventure.

A few attractions are …

UUOP #178 - 2016 & Beyond with Jim Hill

January 12th, 2016

1:08:35

On this episode we discuss what is going on at Universal Orlando Resort in 2016 and beyiond with Jim Hill.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You can listen to us on the …

UUOP #177 - News & Gringotts Audio

January 2nd, 2016

49:30

Happy New Year everyone.

2016 promises to be a great year for the Universal Orlando Resort and for the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast. 

We kick off the new year by bringing you our new Podcast Debate - The …

UUOP #176 - Giving Universal a Disney Make Over

December 29th, 2015

1:26:17

This episode is a show that originally aired in 2012 as a Thanksgiving Special, on which we invited Tim, Brett and Paul, from the WDWFanboys, on to …

UUOP #175 - Christmas at Islands of Adventure

December 22nd, 2015

36:20

Happy Holidays everyone.

This episode is a very Grinchmas episode, but we do begin with something a little special that we have been working on for a …

UUOP #174 - Christmas at Universal Studios Florida & Improving the Holidays

December 15th, 2015

59:04

The holidays are here at Universal Orlando and Darren visited the park to check out what's going on at Universal Studios Florida .

You can check out …

UUOP #173 - News & Emails

December 8th, 2015

1:06:04

In 2016 the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast  will be making some changes and we clue you in on what they will be at the start of the show, we look forward to going in to 2016 and being your Number 1 Universal …

UUOP #172 - Coasters of Universal Orlando - Universal Studios Florida

December 1st, 2015

50:16

We continue our coverage of the rollercoasters of Universal Orlando Resort by stepping in to Universal Studios Florida and covering:

Hollywood Rip, …

UUOP #171 - Screen Based Attractions & News

November 24th, 2015

1:07:16

On this episode we have the Great Butterbeer Debate from Lee, then go in to the news, which includes the Hero ticket, A Celebration of Harry Potter

Dead Man's Digest - Halloween Horror Nights 25 Review Part 2

November 19th, 2015

2:09:34

On this episode Darren is joined by Lee and Tracey to talk about their thoughts of the houses, scarezones, shows and the R.I.P tour at Halloween Horror Nights 25.

Check out our review of the R.I.P TOUR at this years …

UUOP #170 - Lee & Tracey's Trip Report

November 16th, 2015

1:14:08

On this episode we delve in to the after thoughts of Lee and Tracey's trip to Orlando at the end of October for all the new stuff at the parks.

They will be covering their thoughts of Halloween Horror Nights in a …

UUOP #169 - Shallow Grave & News

November 10th, 2015

52:32

On this episode we bring you The Great Butterbeer Debate from Tracey, we then delve in to the news which includes, Halloween Horror Nights 26 dates, Twister and Beetlejuice closing and a Universal Orlando garage sale, …

UUOP #168 - Live from Universal Orlando Resort

November 4th, 2015

1:08:34

On this episode Lee and Tracey take you LIVE to Universal Orlando Resort for the week long trip to check out Diagon Alley, CityWalk 2.0 and Halloween Horror Nights.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #167 - Hidden Activities at Universal Orlando

October 27th, 2015

59:38

On this episode we unearth some hidden activities to take up more of your time on your next visit to Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You can listen to …

UUOP #166 - Coasters of Universal Orlando - Islands of Adventure

October 20th, 2015

53:10

On this episode we discuss the two main coaster at Universal Orlando's Islands of Adventure, The Incredible Hulk Coaster in Marvel Superhero Island …

UUOP #165 - Unexpected Adveturous Eats at Universal Orlando

October 13th, 2015

1:05:59

On this episode we have a Great Butterbeer Debate from Matthew, we delve in to a new experience for Hunter and then bring you the latest news from the Universal Parks. Maureen brings us another Autism at the Parks and …

UUOP #164 - Team Member Stories with Extended Queue

October 6th, 2015

1:21:08

On this episode we are joined by Stephen Krstulich from the

Extended Queue podcast to talk to us about his time as a Team Member at Universal Orlando.

Dead Man's Digest - Halloween Horror Nights 25 Review

October 4th, 2015

1:31:37

Welcome to another episode of the Dead Man's DIEgest, on this Episode Darren and Nina give us their overall review of the anniversary event, we then go live to hear their reaction after coming out of each house for the …

UUOP #163 - Haunted Hangout Live

September 29th, 2015

52:01

This episode was recorded Live at our first UK meet on Saturday 26th of September.

As part of the Haunted Hangout we bring you a Great Butterbeer Debate, a little news, a Listener Q&A with Claire Goodwin, Autism at …

UUOP #162 - Plusing Universal Studios Florida

September 22nd, 2015

1:14:28

On this episode, we put our creative hats to go around Universal Studios Florida and see what we think could be added to each area to plus it.

Check …

UUOP #161 - Last Ride on Disaster & News

September 15th, 2015

1:24:04

On this episode we beging with the Great Butterbeer Debate then go to Islands of Adventure to hear Darren and Nina's opinion on the new Sinbad show, we then delve in to the news, which includes Halloween Horror Nights …

UUOP #160 The Unofficial Guide with Seth Kubersky

September 8th, 2015

1:03:07

On this episode we welcome the author of Touring Plans Unofficial Guide to Universal Orlando, Seth Kubersky to dicuss his book and more.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

UUOP #159 - Listener Q & A & News

September 1st, 2015

49:40

On this episode we bring you another installment of the Great Butterbeer Debate from Kenneth, the latest news from around the Universal Parks, we go …

Dead Man's Digest - HHN 25 Full Reveal

August 28th, 2015

59:12

On this episode of the Dead Man's DIEgest Darren is joined by Nina and Gregory to discuss the full reveal for Halloween Horror Nights 25 in Orlando.

UUOP #158 - Plusing Islands of Adventure

August 25th, 2015

1:14:10

On this episode, we put our creative hats to go around Islands of Adventure and see what we think could be added to area to plus it.

Check out all …

Dead Man's Digest - HHN Hollywood Scare L.A Panel

August 21st, 2015

1:01:30

On this episode of the Dead Man's Digest we take you to the recent Scare L.A convention to hear the entire Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood panel …

UUOP #157 - Halloween Horror Nights & Superstar Shuttle

August 18th, 2015

51:09

On this episode we begin with another Autism at the Parks, then head in to the news to discuss Halloween Horror Nights, The Incredible Hulk, A …

UUOP #156 - Breakfast at Universal Orlando Resort

August 11th, 2015

1:00:30

On this episode we go through City Walk, Universal Studios Florida, Islands of Adventure and the four onsite hotels, to let you know what breakfast options there are for you at Universal Orlando Resort.

This episode was …

Dead Man's Digest - HHN : Questions & The Great Express Pass Debate

August 6th, 2015

46:42

On this episode of the Dead Man's Digest, Darren is joined by Gregory to answer some listener questions and then debate whether you need express Pass for Halloween Horror Nights, in the Great Express Pass Debate.

UUOP #155 - Gardens of Allah & News

August 5th, 2015

52:21

On this episode we start with another entrant in to "The Great Butterbeer Debate" from Lance, then get in to the latest news, which includes Universal profits, Halloween Horror Nights and Loews Sapphire Falls Resort.

We …

UUOP #154 - Jurassic Park River Adventure with Gary Goddard

July 28th, 2015

56:34

On this episode we invite Gary Goddard, the CEO of The Goddard Group to talk about the creation of the Jurassic Park River Adventure from conception to completion and everything in between, including some things that …

UUOP #153 - Disney V's Universal & News

July 21st, 2015

47:40

On this episode we hear Michelle's input on The Great Butterbeer Debate, then go in to the news to talk about two recent theme park polls, one on the …

Haunted Hangout Special

July 18th, 2015

42:17

On this episode Tracey and Lee are joined by co organsier Lee Conway and Museum Director Matt Wakefield to talk about the upcoming UUOP Meet at the National Emergency Services Museum in Sheffield.

They go through all …

UUOP #152 - Skull Island with Jim Hill

July 14th, 2015

1:05:07

On this episode we invite Jim Hill on to the show to discuss what he knows about the new attraction that will open in Islands of Adventure in 2016 - …

UUOP #151 - Beyond The Globe & News

July 7th, 2015

51:04

On this episode we get in to The Great Butterbeer Debate, give you the latest news from around the parks, go to Seuss Landing with Maureen from Autism at the Park and then go Beyond the Globe with Nina and Darren in …

Dead Man's Digest - Scarecon

July 4th, 2015

33:29

Lee and Tracey recently visited the U.K scare convention Scarecon.

They are here to tell you a bit about it as well as talk to some people from it.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

UUOP #150 - Planning Universal Studios Florida with Sam Gennawey

June 30th, 2015

1:06:49

On this episode we welcome Sam author Sam Gennawey back on to the show to talk about the story behind the creation of Universal Studios Florida and how the park is designed and laid out.

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #149 - Freddy V Jason & Wet N Wild Closing

June 24th, 2015

48:30

On this show we discuss the latest news, which includes Freddy V's Jason coming to Halloween Horror Nights, Hello Kitty coming to Universal Studios Florida and Wet N Wild closing.

We then go in to the email bag.

Check …

UUOP #148 - Listener Emails

June 16th, 2015

1:12:22

On this episode we delve in to the email bag to read some trip reports and answer some questions about Marvel, Minions and cutting in line and more.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

UUOP #147 - News & Rumours

June 9th, 2015

1:12:32

On this episode we tackle some of the big news items that have come out at Universal Orlando Resort, Universal Studios Singapore and Universal …

UUOP #146 - Universal Orlando 2013 to 2015

May 28th, 2015

1:05:12

On this episode we go through CityWalk, Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios Florida to discuss what is new at Universal Orlando Resort since 2013.

This show was recorded "live" on Monday 25th of May on

UUOP #145 - On Location with This Florida Life & News

May 26th, 2015

49:27

On this episode we begin with some housekeeping:

Our UK meet in September, head over to the WEBSITE to find out more

And our US meet in October.

We then have a Butterbeer preference from Jordan Midson.

We then bring you …

Dead Man's Digest - Spooky empire HHN Panel

May 21st, 2015

59:36

Welcome to another Dead Man's Digest and on this episode we bring you audio from the recent Halloween Horror Nights panel at Spooky Empire held in Orlando.

We wanted to say a big thank you to Erik and Racheal from 

UUOP #144 - Top 5 Worst Attractions at Universal Orlando

May 19th, 2015

1:14:53

On this episode Lee, Tracey, Darren and Hunter are joined by Derek Burgan to talk about their top 5 WORST attractions at Universal Orlando Resort.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

UUOP #143 - Skull Island : Reign of Kong & Nintendo.

May 12th, 2015

1:04:49

On this episode we get straight in to the news to discuss the Skull Island : Reign of Kong announcement as well as the partnership between Universal …

UUOP #142 - Kong Returns & Emails

May 6th, 2015

58:13

On this episode we bring you breaking news of the latest addition to Universal Orlando Resort and then delve in to the mail bag to answer, some questions, discuss some topics and more.

Check out all we have to offer.

Dead Man's Digest - Halloween Horror Nights 25 Leaked Reveal

May 1st, 2015

39:04

On this episode of the Dead Man's DIEgest we actually get back to what this show was designed for - Halloween Horror Nights!!!

Recently is was posted by HHNRumours.com that all the houses and scarezones for this years …

UUOP #141 - Listener Q&A & News

April 30th, 2015

49:27

On this episode we have another Autism at the Parks from Maureen, then we delve in to the news to talk Universal Orlando's 25th Anniversary concert series, metal detectors and guests up to no good, we have a Butterbeer …

Dead Man's Digest - Review of Cracked : Survival Experience

April 23rd, 2015

36:21

On this episode of the Dead Man's Digest Lee is joined by Dani Heim, who he participated in Cracked : Survival Experience, the new 6 hour …

UUOP #140 - Entertainment Designers Forum 2015

April 23rd, 2015

1:10:22

On this episode we take you to the recent Entertainment Designers Forum that is held every year in aid of the American Cancer Society Relay for life.

The forum included a few people who have worked or currently do work …

UUOP #139 - The Live Show

April 16th, 2015

58:46

This was our 4th anniversary show and was broadcast LIVE over at mixlr.com/uuopodcast on Monday the 13th of April.

On this show we bring you the latest news which includes Mardi Gras, Metal detectors at Universal …

UUOP #138 - Universal's International Program at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

April 9th, 2015

54:38

On this episode we are joined by Zoe Waycott, who took part in Universal Orlando's International Program, in which she spent 3 months working at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

We tak about the interview process, …

UUOP #137 - Autism at the Parks & News

April 2nd, 2015

47:24

On this episode we bring you the latest news which includes Hulk, Mardi Gras and  A "live" report form the new Springfield area at Universal Studios …

Dead Man's Digest - Cracked : Survival Experience

March 27th, 2015

26:58

On this special episode we are joined by Rosalie Woodward one of the creators of Cracked : Survival Experience, a multi hour haunt coming to the U.K …

UUOP #136 - Disney Versus Universal & Emails

March 26th, 2015

1:06:16

On this episode we delve in to the mailbag to discuss Halloween Horror Nights, Selfie Sticks at the parks, Diagon Alley tips and whether you should …

UUOP #135 - On Location with Orlando Informer & News

March 19th, 2015

1:07:16

On this episode we catch up on the news, which includes Halloween Horror Nights, Mardi Gras, Escape from Gringotts and TNA, we have a listener butterbeer preference from Alex in the U.K and then we go On Location with …

UUOP #134 - The Definitive Guide to the Top Six Attractions at Universal Orlando

March 12th, 2015

54:25

On this episode we discuss Derek Burgan's recent article on the Touring Plans Blog about the Top Six Attractions at Universal Orlando.

Darren, Tracey, Hunter and Lee were invited to part of Derek's "expert" panel and so …

UUOP #133 - The Big News Show

March 5th, 2015

1:00:02

On this episode we get straightin to the news as we talk Kong, Ticket price increases, Sharknado, Mardi Gras, Water Bottles and much more.

We bring you some announcements, we talk about The Producers Club and the very …

UUOP #132 - The Big Fat Universal Quiz of the Year 2014

February 26th, 2015

56:43

Welcome everyone to The Big Fat Universal Quiz of the Year.

We tackle the news at Universal Orlando Resort for 2014, but in a quiz style show.

Team UUOP (Darren and Hunter) take on Team Listener (Chris and Chris).

Can …

UUOP #131- A Celebration of Harry Potter & News

February 19th, 2015

59:48

On this episode we begin every episode, with a ButterBeer preference from Mugglenet's Eric Scull.

We then go over to Gregory as he reports about the …

UUOP #130 - Universal Orlando Ride Retheming

February 12th, 2015

41:44

On this episode we tackel with an idea Hunter recently came up with, his premise was to take a current attraction and retheme it to something different.

So, join us as all four of us bring you our reimagined Universal …

UUOP #129 - Tchoup Chop On Location & News

February 5th, 2015

48:31

On this episode we begin with another Listener Butterbeer Preference from Listener Travis Terrell.

Then we delve in the news, which includes Mardi gras, Harbor Nights Romantico and Bleus Brother leaving Universal …

UUOP #128 - Sam Gennaweys Universal V's Disney

January 29th, 2015

1:00:27

On this episode we welcome Sam Gennawey on to the show to talk about his latest book - Universal Versus Disney : The Unofficial Guide to Theme Parks Greatest Rivalry.

The book can be purchased HERE.

 

Check out all we …

UUOP #127 - Disney V's Universal & News

January 22nd, 2015

1:04:12

On this episode we have a listener email that we really need your help with, so if you have had any experience of Claire's condition, please email us at podcast@uuopodcast.com.

We then play our first Butterbeer …

UUOP #126 - 2015 & Beyond

January 15th, 2015

1:12:24

On this episode we discuss what is coming to the Universal Orlando resort, as well as Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal Studios Singapore and …

UUOP #125 - Disney V's Universal & News

January 8th, 2015

50:44

On this episode we begin by playing the last of our Frozen V's Regular Listener submitted butterbeer preferences and then let you in to how the …

UUOP #124 - Islands of Adventure Orientation Part 3

January 1st, 2015

31:32

On this episode we wrap up our Islands of Adventure Orientation.

If you need to get the notes from the previous orientation segments, just head over to EPISODE 104 & EPISODE 114

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #123 - Christmas & Outtakes

December 25th, 2014

39:11

Merry Christmas everyone and welcome to our last show of 2014.

We bring you "live" reports from Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando …

UUOP #122 - Behind the Scenes as a Team Member

December 18th, 2014

1:01:00

On this episode we welcome our Orlando On Location reporter Gregory on to the shpw to talk about his time as a Team Member at Universal Orlando Resort.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP #121 Grinch Breakfast Review & News

December 11th, 2014

53:57

On this episode we have a butterbeer preference from Jason Gallant, then we talk about the Holidays at the Universal Orlando Resort hotels, Grinchmas …

UUOP #120 - Top 10 CREEPY Things at Universal Orlando

December 4th, 2014

55:44

On this episode we welcome Creepy Kingdom podcast host, James H. Carter II.

James is joining us to give us his list of the Top 10 Creepy things at Universal Orlando Resort .

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #119 - News & emails

November 27th, 2014

53:01

On this episode we begin with another butterbeer preference from MiceChat.com's Dusty Sage and Fishbulb, then head in to the news to hear about …

Dead Man's Digest - Primrose Unknown Projects

November 22nd, 2014

55:24

On this episode we step away from Halloween Horror Nights and sit down with the guys from the U.K scare company Primrose Unknown Projects, to talk about their history in the scare business and their mazes for 2013.

    …

UUOP #118 - The Disney Hipsters Assumptions of Universal Orlando

November 20th, 2014

59:08

On this episode we discuss a listener question from @sarahalayne57, she asked for ideas on how to let your kids know that they are going to Orlando.

After the break we discuss a recent article by Derek Burgan on the …

UUOP #117 - Cowfish Review & Trip Report

November 13th, 2014

1:09:33

On this episode we begin with a news update, here is the link for A Celebration of Harry Potter info and here is the link to the Every Witch Way weekend.

We then pass it over to Gregory "On Location" at Cowfish at …

UUOP #116 - News from around the Universal Globe

November 6th, 2014

48:57

On this episode we begin with a Butterbeer preference from Steve from New Jersey and then get in to the NEWS, as there is a lot to cover.

We start …

Dead Man's Digest - Halloween Horror Nights 24 : The Audio Experience

October 31st, 2014

1:14:34

Happy Halloween listeners.

We bring you a special edition today, we are going to share the walk through audio of ALL 8 houses at Halloween Horror Nights 24 at Universal Studios Florida as well as the audio from Bill and …

UUOP #115 - Universal Studios Japan

October 30th, 2014

51:21

On this episode we welcome our new Universal Studios Singapore correspondant. Xiao on to the show to share his thoughts on his recent trip to Universal Studios Japan as well as telling us about his thoughts of the new …

Dead Man's Digest - The Hollywood Review

October 28th, 2014

1:14:06

For this edition of the Dead Man's Digest Darren is joined by Andy DiGenova to talk aout Halloween Horror Nights out at Universal Studios Hollywood …

UUOP #114 - Islands of Adventure Orientation Part 2

October 23rd, 2014

24:37

Welcome everyone, thank you for joining us again as we attempt to give you the knowledge that will help bring this amazing theme park to life.

In this session of our Orientation we will go through the mystical "Lost …

Dead Man's Digest - Halloween Horror Nights 24 Review Part 2

October 17th, 2014

39:16

Welcome to part 2 of our Halloween Horror Nights 24 review.

On this edition Darren reviews the four Scarezones that can be found at this years event.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

UUOP #113 - Listener Q & A & News

October 16th, 2014

46:51

On this episode we discuss the explanation for the cancellation of the Human Sacfrice in the Bayou of Blood Scarezone at Halloween Horror Nights 24 in Orlando, Steve Harvey bringing his chat show to Universal Orlando …

UUOP #112 - Diagon Alley Roundtable Part 2

October 9th, 2014

45:48

On this episode Darren, Nina and Gregory talk about all the food and beverage options, the entertainment and the Interactive wands, for our Diagon Alley Roundtable Part 2

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

Dead Man's Digest - Halloween Horror Nights 24 Review

October 4th, 2014

51:15

Join us as Darren and Nina review Halloween Horror Nights 24 at Universal Studios Florida.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #111 - On Location with Autism at the Parks

October 2nd, 2014

43:25

On this episode we bring you the latest news, including an On Location Resort Report from Gregory, we then talk rumours before going On Location with Gregory again as he sits down with Maureen from Autism at the Parks

UUOP #110 - First Timer Mistakes

September 25th, 2014

1:02:37

On this episode we talk about the mistakes that first time visitors to Universal Orlando can make, as well as sharing some hints and tips that everyone can make use of

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #109 - Lombards Seafood Grille & News

September 18th, 2014

53:40

On this episode we answer Allison from North Carolina's question about visiting the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, we then bring you the latest …

Dead Man's Digest - HHN 24 Media Preview

September 16th, 2014

41:28

Join us for this look at the Media Preview Event that was held at Universal Orlando on September 7th.

Darren was in attendance and talks to us about his experience, he shares a presentation by Director of Entertainment, …

UUOP #108 - Diagon Alley with Eric Scull

September 10th, 2014

58:08

Gregory is joined by Mugglecast's Eric Scull to discuss his potter eye view of Diagon Alley and the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

Check out all …

Dead Man's Digest HHN Orlando, Hollywood & Howl-O-Scream

September 5th, 2014

24:55

On this episode of the Dead Man's Digest, we bring you the last announcement for HHN from Orlando, the last announcements from Hollywood and also …

UUOP #107 - How to Propose at Universal Orlando & News

September 3rd, 2014

48:06

On this episode we bring you the latest news and rumors from around the Universal parks and then discuss ways for a listener to propose to his girlfriend at Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #106 - UUOP meets RF4RM

August 28th, 2014

1:10:48

On this episode we welcome Andy and Roman from the Real Fans for Real Movies podcast on to the show to discuss some of the movies that inspired the rides and the rides themselves.

Check out all we have to offer.

Dead Man's Digest - Halloween Horror Nights News

August 22nd, 2014

26:25

On this episode of the Dead Man's DIEgest we bring you ALL the announcements for the Houses and Scarezones for Halloween Horror Nights at Universal …

UUOP #105 - LeakyCon with Eric Scull

August 21st, 2014

46:52

On this episode we bring you the latest news, which includes the first of our new On Location Resort Report : Hollywood Edition segments, we then …

UUOP #104 - Islands of Adventure Orientation Part 1

August 14th, 2014

28:30

Thank you for joining us for this first part of your Orientation for Universal's Islands of Adventure theme park.

We aim to help you bring each island of this amazing theme park to life for our guests by equipping you …

UUOP #103 - Cabana Bay Review & HHN

August 7th, 2014

1:08:23

On this episode we bring you the latest news from around the world of Universal Theme parks, followed by all the latest rumours, Darren shares with …

UUOP #102 - Diagon Alley Roundtable

July 31st, 2014

59:14

On this episode Tracey, Darren and Lee are joined by Gregory and Nina Thompson to discuss Diagon Alley.

Darren, Nina and Gregory give us their thoughts on entering Diagon Alley, the Hogwarts Express and Harry Potter and …

UUOP #101 - The Dead Man's Digest & News

July 24th, 2014

57:13

On this episode we talk Hollywood Tram Tour turning 50, the Wizarding World opening in Japan, more on Hotdog Hall of Fame and Breadbox, then in the …

UUOP #100 - A Celebration of UUOP

July 17th, 2014

1:05:24

Welcome to a very special episode of UUOP, our 100th!!!

On this show we bring back some old segments, here from some listeners, invite a listener on …

UUOP #99 - The Quest for Gringotts

July 10th, 2014

55:14

On this episode we start with the News, which includes reviews of Hotdog Hall of Fame and BreadBox, we then step in to the Rumor Mill, then we follow …

UUOP #98 - Diagon Alley with Jim Hill

July 3rd, 2014

1:04:43

On this episode we are joined by Jim Hill as he talks to us about his experience at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley Media Preview Event.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal …

UUOP - Diagon Alley Special

June 30th, 2014

54:00

On this special Episode of the podcast, we welcome our good friend and podcast videographer, Jessie Smith on to the show to talk about her experience in Diagon Alley as part of the Team Member Preview ane we wrap up …

UUOP #97 - Diagon Alley Sweep Winner & On Location with Seth Kubersky

June 26th, 2014

1:16:21

On this episode we begin by talking to Katy Rogers, one of the Today Show Sweep Winners, about her experience in Diagon Alley, we then bring you the latest news and rumours before going "On Location" with Gregory at …

UUOP #96 - Universal Orlando Show Director Lora Wallace

June 19th, 2014

45:14

On this episode we bring you the news update, which includes a mini review of Vivo by Gregory, we then welcome Show Director for Universal Orlando, Lora Wallace on to the show to discuss her carrer at the parks and …

UUOP #95 - Diagon Alley News & Menchies

June 12th, 2014

58:49

On this episode we bring you the latest news which includes the food offerings in Diagon Alley as well as the entertainment that will be seen there, Universal's new app and parkwide Wi-Fi, Citywalk details,  a …

UUOP #94 - Gregory and the PotterHeads

June 5th, 2014

58:03

Join us for the latest news and then we join Gregory "On Location" inside the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Hogsmeade as he is joined by …

UUOP #93 - On Location & News

May 29th, 2014

56:06

On this episode we begin by welcoming a NEW member to the team, it's then time for the latest news and rumours from the Universal Parks, followed by …

UUOP #92 - The Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey Queue

May 22nd, 2014

1:05:52

On this episode we bring you a News Update and then, to whet your appetite for the imminent opening of Diagon Alley, we delve in to Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey.

We virtually walk the queue (with a twist), …

UUOP #91 - Harry Potter & the Escape from Gringotts

May 15th, 2014

44:47

On this episode we bring you the news, which includes Universal Orlando's announcement of some of the details for the new Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts attraction, then we delve in to the "rumour mill" …

UUOP #90 - Listener Feedback

May 8th, 2014

57:40

On this episode we bring you a show full of listener emails and voicemails.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

UUOP #89 - Universal Studios Hollywood VIP Tour

May 1st, 2014

1:00:40

On this episode we bring you another listener Butterbeer preference,  the Universal news and rumours and then invite listener Chris Moore on to the show to talk about his experience of the V.I.P Tour at Universal …

UUOP #88 - Back To The Future : The Ride

April 24th, 2014

43:32

On this episode we get the podcast up to 88 miles per hour for theis Back To The Future : The Ride Special.

We take you back to 1991 to discuss one o Universal's most famous attractions.

We share a Fact Hunter about the …

UUOP #87 - Cabana Bay & News

April 17th, 2014

1:00:28

On this episode, we have a little listener feedback, another Butterbeer preference, the latest news, a HUGE rumours segment and then bring you audio from a tour of Cabana Bay Beach Resort taken by Eric, which includes …

UUOP #86 - Former Universal Orlando Senior VP - Skip Sherman

April 10th, 2014

54:48

On this, our three year anniversary show, we invite former Senior Vice President of Entertainment for Universal Orlando, Skip Sherman on to the show to discuss his history at Universal Orlando.

Check out all we have to …

UUOP #85 - Weezer & News

April 3rd, 2014

40:54

On this episode we bring you another Listener Butterbeer preference, the latest news and rumours and then finish with Darren telling us about his trip to Universal Orlando for the Mardi Gras Weezer concert with Hunter.

UUOP #84 - Rip, Ride, Rockin' It

March 27th, 2014

44:56

On this episode we announce our UUOP Club, bring you the latest news in the Update an then we have a bit of fun by going roundtable to all pick new …

UUOP #83 - Coldstone Creamery

March 20th, 2014

47:52

On this episode we have another Butterbeer taste test, the news, which includes our new "rumours" segment and Darren reviews the recently opened …

UUOP #82 - Universal Studios Singapore

March 13th, 2014

51:58

On this episode we bring you the latest news in the UUOP News Update and Paul Boniface joins us to talk about his recent trip to Universal Studios …

UUOP #81 - The 3 Broomsticks & Antojito's

March 6th, 2014

46:29

On this episode we answer a listener question, begin an interactive butterbeer challenge, review Antojito's and the 3 Broomsticks breakfast and also talk about the recent news.

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #80 - Universal Orlando 2014 & Beyond

February 27th, 2014

1:04:56

On this episode we delve in to what we can expect to see coming to a Universal Theme Park near you in 2014 and beyond and as part ofthe show we discuss some of the biggest rumours out there too.

Check out all we have …

UUOP #79 - New Beetlejuice Show

February 20th, 2014

45:00

On this episode, we answer a listener email, Darren reviews the new Beetlejuice show at USF and Mardi Gras 2014 and then we bring you up to speed with the news.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial …

UUOP #78 - Universal Orlando - The Unofficial Story

February 13th, 2014

57:15

On this episode we bring you the News Update and then invite Nick Sim on to the show to talk to us about his book "Universal Orlando, The Unofficial Story", stay tuned till the very end to find out how to win one of 3 …

UUOP #77 - A Celebration of Harry Potter

February 6th, 2014

50:42

On this episode Darren tells us about his trip to the Celebration of Harry Potter, we bring you the latest news from the parks and more.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

UUOP #76 - Mike Aiello

January 30th, 2014

1:02:46

On this episode we interview the legend that is MIKE AIELLO.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

You can …

UUOP #75 - Diagon Alley

January 23rd, 2014

53:27

On this episode we bring you the news that was announced about Diagon Alley on Thursday 23rds webcast as well as the latest news from the parks and a Live report from a UUOP listener.

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP #74 - Beetlejuice & PhotoConnect

January 16th, 2014

58:16

On this episode we bring you a news update, the Last of the current performances of Beetljuice's Rock and Roll Graveyard Review a Universal Studios …

UUOP #73 - The News

January 9th, 2014

49:49

On this news episode we discuss some interesting Universal Orlando Holiday surveys and go in depth on the Harry Potter Celebration, among other …

UUOP #72 - The Holidays

December 23rd, 2013

1:43:06

Join us for the last show of the year as we tell you about the changes coming to the show, delve in to the new venues coming to CityWalk at Universal Orlando in 2014, share some Universal Japan news, listen to Lora …

UUOP #71 - CityWalk Part 2

December 12th, 2013

1:43:29

Welcome to our penultimate episode before Christmas and on this show we have our usual news discussion, which includes Universal Orlando's CityWalk …

UUOP #70 - Armchair Theme Park Creating

November 28th, 2013

1:28:27

On this episode we start with a live report from the parks from Jessie Smith, we then bring you the news, in a slightly different format and then move in to our main topic and that is some armchair creating.

Check out …

UUOP #69 - A Retro Trip Report

November 14th, 2013

1:38:17

On this episode we bring you the latest news from Orlando, Hollywood and Singapore, A S.P.EW Story and we invite listener and freind, Thomas Wagner …

UUOP #68 - HHN 23 The Audio Experience

October 31st, 2013

1:44:34

On this episode we make an announcement on an expansion of the show, we then delve in to the latest Orlando news, which contains a "What's …

UUOP #67 - Halloween Horror Nights Hollywood

October 17th, 2013

1:21:12

On this episode we discuss the stranding of  people on Rip, Ride, Rockit and share our listeners thoughts on the ride, as well as other Universal …

UUOP #66 - Halloween Horror Nights 23 Review

October 3rd, 2013

2:07:28

On this episode we discuss the announcement by NBC Universal, that they will be putting $500 million a year in to its U.S Theme parks, Norm brings …

UUOP - The Meet

September 26th, 2013

29:57

On August 23rd 2013, the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast held their very first Meet.

It was held, partly in Universal Studios Florida and partly at Universal Orlando's Hard Rock Hotel.

The first part being a ride …

UUOP #65 - The Epic Trip Report

September 19th, 2013

2:26:24

We spend this show giving you the run down on Lee and Tracey's trip to Orlando in August.

They are joined by Darren and Eric to discuss their opinions of all the new experiences and all the classic favourites that …

UUOP - HHN 23 Preview

September 12th, 2013

46:40

On Tuesday the 10th of September, Universal Orlando held a special media preview for this years Halloween Horror Nights and Eric was there reporting for UUOP.

So, here we have the audio from that event.

Check out all …

UUOP #64 - Live from Mythos

September 5th, 2013

37:36

On this very special edition of the show, recorded live from the Mythos restaurant in Universal's Islands of Adventure.

We include the full update …

UUOP #63 - John Murdy

September 3rd, 2013

46:56

On this episode we bring you one of the greatest interviews we have had the pleasure of conducting, we welcome on to the show, John Murdy, the current Creative Director of Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios …

UUOP #62 - Universal Orlando Characters

August 4th, 2013

1:13:00

On this episode, we bring you up to speed on what is happenign at the first ever UUOP meet this month.
We then answer a listener email, bring you the latest new from the parks and the next segment of the Dead Man's …

UUOP #61 - HHN and Singapore

July 25th, 2013

1:42:17

On this episode we bring you the news from around the U.S parks, the second of Darren's Halloween Horror Nights segments "Dead Man's Die-Gest" and finish with an interview with one of the creatives behind Universal …

UUOP #60 - HHN & Cabana Bay

July 9th, 2013

1:12:49

On this episode we discuss the latest Orlando and Hollywood news.

We then bring you a brand new regular segment, Dead Man's Die-Gest, in which Darren …

Transformers The Ride 3D Grand Opening Special

June 23rd, 2013

43:07

On this bonus episode we invite our good friends Eric and James on to the show to discuss with us the two day grand opening event at Universal Studios Florida, for Transformers The Ride 3D.

We share interviews with Bill …

UUOP #59 - Orlando & Hollywood News

June 18th, 2013

1:02:03

On this episode we start with a few listener emails and then get in to the Orlando and Hollywood news.

Check out all we have to offer.

The …

UUOP #58 - Springfield Expansion

June 4th, 2013

1:49:53

On this episode we bring you a discussion about the new Springfield are at Universal Studios Florida, plus the other Orlando and Hollywood news.

We …

UUOP #57 - Diagon Alley & Universal Project Manager Tim Jones

May 23rd, 2013

1:43:28

On this episode we have an in depth discussion on the recent official announcement of Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Florida and then Tracey and Lee talk to Project Engineer, Tim Jones about his work at Islands of …

UUOP #56 - The Kitchen Challenge with Derek Burgan

May 9th, 2013

1:44:50

On this episode we have some more listener emails, the Universal Orlando and Hollywood news and then we delve in to one of the most anticipated parts …

UUOP #55 - Give Kids The World

April 24th, 2013

1:22:33

On this episode we have some listener emails, the Orlando and Hollywood news, then a "First Time Visitor" interview and we finish with an interview …

UUOP #54 - Our First Visits to Universal Orlando

April 10th, 2013

1:30:24

On this episode we invite Eric on, to discuss the listener submitted Limited Time Magic ideas for Universal Orlando.

We also have the latest news …

UUOP #53 - Universal Orlando Limited Time Magic

March 28th, 2013

1:19:22

On this episode we bring you our little announcement followed by the News.

For our main discussion this show, we discuss what we would like to see if …

UUOP #52 - CityWalk Part 1

March 13th, 2013

1:27:52

On this episode we bring you the latest Universal Orlando Resort news and then dive back n to Walk the Walk by looking at one half of City Walk.

Check out all we have to offer.

The Unofficial Universal Orlando …

UUOP #51 - Universal Orlando Touring Plans with Len Testa

February 28th, 2013

1:09:51

On this episode we bring you the latest news from aroud the resort which will include another of Eric's "What's Newniversal", following that we have …

UUOP # 50 - Universal Orlando Mardi Gras 2013 Media Preview

February 12th, 2013

1:02:14

On the show we bring you the latest news and then Darren tells us all about his experience of the opening night of Universal Orlando's Mardi Gras 2013.

Darren attended the media event and will share his thoughts and he …

UUOP #49 - It's Kind of a Cute Story with Jeff Heimbuch

January 30th, 2013

1:00:30

On this Episode we catch up on the news and bring you another of Erics "What's Newniversal" segments.

For the main feature of the show, we veer away from Universal a little bit and bring you an interview Tracey Recorded …

UUOP #48 - Universal Orlando January 2013 & Beyond

January 16th, 2013

1:33:45

On this Episode we welcome Jim Hill on to the show to discuss January's this month in History as well as that, we delve in to what is new at Universal Orlando Resort in 2013 and what we can expect to see in the coming …

UUOP #47 - The Wakefield Report

January 1st, 2013

1:22:20

On this episode we bring you an interview Tracey and Lee recorded with Chris Wakefield, for the Wakefield Report podcast.

In the interview they delve …

UUOP #46 - The Xmas Special with Adrian LePeltier

December 23rd, 2012

1:09:01

On this Episode we report "live" from the Macy's Day Parade, whilst at the parade we bring you the news from around the resort and Eric brings you a round up of the year,in his "What's Newniversal" segment, wethen step …

Macy's Day Parade at Universal Studios Florida Bonus Audio

December 6th, 2012

11:54

Hi guys,


here is the bonus content that we talked about on Episode 45.


An interview with the Creatives behind Universals Macys day Parade.


Enjoy.


If you …

UUOP #45 - The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Hogmseade

December 6th, 2012

49:03

On this episode we bring you the news from around the resort, followed by a great Team Member story in our S.P.E.W segment.

Then Darren is joined by …

UUOP #44 - Walt Disney World V Universal Orlando

November 22nd, 2012

1:28:27

On this episode we are joined by Kimmie from The Minnie Minxes podcast, as she finally fulfills her role as guest host from our auction back in May.

UUOP #43 - Marvel Superhero Island

November 8th, 2012

1:24:03
Welcome everyone, to our first post Halloween Horror Nights show. Coming up on this show we have the latest news, including more talk and audio from the Transformers announcement, we also have another of Eric's "What's …

UUOP #42 - HHN with Adrian LePeltier

October 25th, 2012

2:13:08

On this episode we bring you the news, followed by Darrens review of Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens as well as his re-review of Halloween Horror …

UUOP #41 - Haunted Stories Of Universal Orlando Resort

October 11th, 2012

1:20:39

On this episode, we bring you the latest news, which includes a What's Newniversal from Eric.

We are then joined by listener Dan Lambreth for a trip report and then it's time for Tracey's super secret segment, which is …

UUOP #40 - HHN 22 Review

September 27th, 2012

1:28:56

On this episode we bring you the latest Universal Orlando news, followed by a discusion on whether we think Universal are putting too many eggs in …

UUOP #39 - HHN Preview &Survival Guide

September 13th, 2012

2:06:52

On this episode we have the news, including a What's Newniversal from Eric, following that we have Darren's review of the Halloween Horror Nights …

UUOP #38 - Leonard Kinsey

August 30th, 2012

1:33:11

On this episode we have the News, a review of Despicable Me : Minion Mayhem from listener Kyle Thibodeau , an interview Tracey recorded with Leonard Kinsey and a live report from the parks.

Check out all we have to …

UUOP #37 - Toon Lagoon

August 16th, 2012

1:20:22

On this episode, we begin with the news, followed by Eric's "What's Newniversal", we then continue our Walk the Walk with a virtual walk around Toon …

UUOP #36 - Jurassic Park

August 2nd, 2012

1:11:22

On this episode we bring you the latest news, followed by our Walk the Walk Jurassic Park, we'll end the show with some listener emails and an audio …

UUOP #35 - Superstar Parade & Cinematic Spectacular

July 19th, 2012

1:46:21

We start with the news and then we invite Seth Kubersky and Jim Hill on to the show to discuss the debuts of both the Superstar Parade and the …

UUOP #34 - Trip Report

July 5th, 2012

1:24:41

We bring you the news, Barb Nefer reports from the Grand Opening of Despicable Me : Minion Mayhem and then we welcome Louise and Andrew Waghorn to talk about their most recent trip.

Check out all we have to offer.

UUOP - USH July 4th Special

July 4th, 2012

2:42:43

                                 Happy July 4th.

Join us on this episode as we discuss the latest Universal Studios Hollywood news, invite Scott …

UUOP #33 - Lost Continent

June 21st, 2012

1:10:09

On this episode, we bring you the latest news, a S.P.E.W story from listener Dan Lambreth, we continue our Walk the Walk of Islands of Adventure with the Lost Continent and finish up with some listener emails.

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UUOP #32 - Trip Report and Disabilities

June 7th, 2012

1:50:15

On this episode fwe have the news, a Trip report with the Gillam Family and Tim Grassey joins us to talk about options at Universal Orlando with a disabled guest.

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UUOP #31 - Suess Landing

May 31st, 2012

56:44

On this episode we bring you the news and then continue our Walk the Walk of Islands of Adventure by entering Suess Landing.

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UUOP #30 - Universal Orlando: The Ultimate Guide to the Ultimate Theme Park Adventure with Seth Kubersky

May 17th, 2012

1:32:24

On this episode we discuss the recent news and then are joined by author Seth Kubersky to talk about his book - Universal Orlando: The Ultimate Guide to the Ultimate Theme Park Adventure and then we ring Hunter at …

UUOP #29 - Ascendio with Heidi Tandy & VIP Tour with Heather

May 3rd, 2012

1:43:36

On this episode we discuss the recent news, we then discuss the Harry Potter fan event taking place at Universal Orlando, Ascendio and then we talk to sponsor Heather about her recent private tour of the parks and …

UUOP #28 - The Music of Islands of Adventure with William Kidd

April 19th, 2012

2:50:56

On this, our first year of podcasting, we start with a listener anniversary wish, you will hear more listener messages through-out the show.

We begin with the News, as usual and then Darren, Tracey, Lee and Hunter …

UUOP #27 - News & Port of Entry

April 5th, 2012

1:20:32

On this episode we catch up on the latest news, Tracey brings us antoher Thinhgs Dad's Don't Think About segment and then we bein our walk the walk of Islands of Adventure by stepping in to Port of Entry.

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UUOP #26 - Live at Universal with Hunter & News

March 15th, 2012

50:03

On this episode we discuss the recent Universal Orlando news and a live call with Hunter from Islands of Adventure and wrap up with some listener emails.

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UUOP #25 - Hollywood

March 1st, 2012

1:24:14

On this episode we discuss the latest news and then continue our Walk the Walk of Universal Studios Florida by entering Hollywood and looking at the …

UUOP #24 - Ask Jim Hill

February 16th, 2012

1:35:57

On this episode we discuss the latest news and then we welcome Jim Hill on to answer listener questions.

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UUOP #23 - Kidzone

February 2nd, 2012

1:13:04

On this episode we ring you the latest news, followed by our Walk the Walk of Woody Woodpeckers Kidzone at Universal Studios Florida, which includes …

UUOP #22 - Diagon Alley & Mardi Gras Details

January 19th, 2012

47:22

On this episode we discuss the latest news including details of the Wizardng World expansion replacing Jaws at Universal Studios Florida.

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UUOP #21 - Jaws Tribute Show

January 5th, 2012

2:37:42

Welcome to this very sad episode of the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

We are going to devote this entire episode to the now closed Jaws ride at Universal Orlando.

We will start with an Interview with former Jaws …

UUOP #20 - First Holiday Event at Universal Orlando with Ron Schneider

December 29th, 2011

39:47

On this episode we discuss the latest news and then welcome Ron Schneider on to the show to talk about the very first Holiday event at Universal …

UUOP #19 - Leonard Kinsey and the Darkside of Universal

December 15th, 2011

1:38:17

On this episode we will bring you the latest news, Leonard Kinsey the author of the Darkside of Disney to talk about the Darkside of Universal.

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UUOP #18 - Secret Tracks & The Simpson's

December 8th, 2011

1:16:44

On this episode we begin with the news.

Then we tackle an email from Listener Paul, in which we answer his questions about secret tracks on Rip, …

UUOP #17 - The Top 5 Misconceptions of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

November 17th, 2011

1:22:37

On this episode we bring you the latest news from Universal Orlando, we then have a trip report with listener trip Ashley Robinson.

Following that we …

UUOP #16 - Halloween Horror Nights with Billy Kirkwood

November 3rd, 2011

1:19:38

On this episode we sadly announce Hunter's hiatus and introduce the new host that will replace him, following that we bring you the news, then Darren …

UUOP #15 - Fright Nights with Ron Schneider

October 20th, 2011

50:57

On this episode we bring you the latest news from the Universal Orlando Resort and then we talk to Ron Schneider about the very first Halloween …

UUOP #14 - Halloween Horror Nights 21 Review

October 6th, 2011

1:41:05

On this episode we bring you the latest news and rumors for Universal Orlando Resort, which includes the Ghost Hunters coming to Halloween Horror Nights, rumors of a new nighttime lagoon show, Halloween Horror Nights …

UUOP #13 - Halloween Horror Nights 21 Full Reveal

September 22nd, 2011

1:18:52

On this show we bring you the Universal Orlando news, then we bring you the full rundown of the houses and scarezones for Halloween Horror Nights 21.

UUOP #12 - Top 5 Tips for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

September 8th, 2011

1:37:57

On this episode we cover the Universal Orlando news,

followed by a Trip Report with Listener Sean Cassamento,

then we go through the Top 5 Tips for …

UUOP #11 - World Expo

August 25th, 2011

1:34:55

On this show we begin with the news which includes Velvet Sessions, Rock the Universe, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Jimmy Neutron and more.

Next up is Tracey's Things Dad's Don't Think About segment.

We then go …

UUOP #10 - What Islands of Adventure Nearly Became with Jim Hill

August 11th, 2011

1:46:09

On this episode will begin with the news, Jim Hill then joins us to talk about the original plans for Islands of Adventure and we'll end show with some emails.

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UUOP #9 - News, Trip Report & San Francisco/Amity

July 28th, 2011

1:48:00

On this episode we begin with the news, then we bring Darren Schmidt on to talk about his recent trip.

We wrap up the show with a Walk the Walk of San Francisco and Amity, which includes a Fact Hunter of the Jaws ride.

UUOP #8 - News & Leaky Con

July 14th, 2011

2:04:48

On this episode we bring you the latest news, which includes Universal Orlando Resort raising their ticket prices, a new restaurant at CityWalk, Halloween Horror Nights and more.

We then have a S.P.E.W story from …

UUOP #7 - New Member, News and Listener Scavenger Hunt

June 30th, 2011

49:28

On this show we introduce the new member to the team and then delve in to the news and then invite Listener Caroline Gray on to the show to let us …

UUOP #6 - News & Trip Report

June 16th, 2011

1:19:52

We bring you the latest news and then a trip report with listener Craig Lucas.

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UUOP #5 - New York

June 2nd, 2011

42:34

On this episode we start with another of Tracey's "Things Dads Don't Think About" segments and then finish off with our Walk the Walk of The New York area of Universal Studios Florida.

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Bonus Episode- Spiderman & Despicable Me Announcements

May 26th, 2011

30:32

For this special episode, we are joined by Juz Griffiths to discuss the latest announcements by uor about The Amazing Adventures of Spiderman and Despicable Me.

 

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UUOP #4 - News and Universal Meal Deal

May 19th, 2011

46:43

On this episode we bring you the latest Universal Orlando news and then discuss the Universal Meal deal.

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UUOP #3 - Production Central

May 5th, 2011

43:16

We begin with a new Segment "Things Dad's Don't Think About", then carry onwith another new segment "Walk the Walk", in which we will take the parks, area by area and talk about the rides, attractions, shops and …

UUOP #2 - Express Passes

April 21st, 2011

34:53

On this show we bring you the news and then talk sbout the Express Pass options available at Universal Orlando resort.

 

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UUOP #1 - The Introduction

April 7th, 2011

9:18

Welcome to our inaugral podcast.

On this show we set out our targets for the show as well as letting you know a bit about us too.

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The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

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