Published: October 25, 2007 at 3:56 PMI did think it was stupid of them to put "Hollywood" in there, but I do like the logo.
Published: October 25, 2007 at 3:56 PMOohh, I like it.
Published: October 25, 2007 at 4:17 PMIts cute...but I will always still refer to it as M-G-M.
Published: October 25, 2007 at 4:25 PMI've started calling "The Studios" already. Now it is just confusing when talking about "The Studios", as it is either Disney or Universal.
Published: October 25, 2007 at 7:02 PMI too was resistant with that name, but I like the logo. Its cute....even though i will most likely always call it MGM. Two thumbs up for the new logo :)
Published: October 25, 2007 at 8:58 PMI little plain but it could be worse! I do like Mickey Mouse and stuff but a big emphasis on "Hollywood" is to mmuch. Im still going to call it MGM with all my friends and family.
Published: October 25, 2007 at 10:34 PMFWIW, when I worked at Disney World, in internal correspondence the park usually was referred to as "ST" (for Studio Tour).
The Magic Kingdom was MK and Epcot was EC (for Epcot Center). Animal Kingdom was not around yet, but I imagine it would have gotten AK.
Maybe the Studios will be HS now?
Published: October 26, 2007 at 3:36 AMall I can say is the name and logo are a piece of GARBAGE!
Published: October 26, 2007 at 6:05 AMUh . . . "becomed?"
Published: October 26, 2007 at 6:45 AMwell, i dont know.... it just why the didnt put orlando or florida studio??? mickey is cute!!!
Published: October 26, 2007 at 6:50 AMNot sure about the inclusion of the word "Hollywood" in the logo as I can't reason why it's there but the design is good.
The studios needed a strong independent identity and I sincerely hope that this isn't a step towards the global homogenisation of Disney.
I agree with my fellow contributor in that we will always think of it as MGM.
Disney Hollwood Studios could be anywhere.........except Hollywood of course.
Published: October 26, 2007 at 7:54 AMBut couldn't the MGM studios be anywhere as well?
Published: October 26, 2007 at 8:38 AMI think the big picture is this: within days of each other, Studio Tour (generic name) and DCA (generic park) both get "updated." So, a symbolic rebirth for all of the "do it on the cheap" parks?
Published: October 26, 2007 at 9:02 AMthis sucks...can I get a chant goin???
Published: October 26, 2007 at 9:23 AMThe logo is very cute and I can just see all the shirts and marketable items with the logo. At least Hollywood is smaller. I don't know why they just did call it Disney Studios. I knew the MGM name had to go do to some contractual thing but why add Hollywood? Now will they get rid of the big hat? It blocks the view of the theater and looks totally out of place there.
Published: October 26, 2007 at 9:26 AMI love that new sign for Disney's Hollywood Studios!
Published: October 26, 2007 at 9:36 AMAh, it'll still be Disney MGM Studios in our hearts.
Published: October 26, 2007 at 10:53 AMThe Studios font is almost exaclty the same as the old Universal Studios font.
Published: October 26, 2007 at 12:49 PMIt's their money - they can call it what they want. Disney Studios Florida makes more sense, but I guess they're trying to capture the theming of a '30's Hollywood setting. More power to 'em!
Published: October 26, 2007 at 3:12 PMLooks great! I have much more respect for the park now that I have been on Tower of Terror and Rock'n Rollercoaster (just very recently). This is the one park I neglected the most all these years. Sort of mixed feelings about the word "Hollywood" but since they have the Great Movie Ride and others it is appropriate. Despite being a much smaller park, Disney Studios sure packs in those crowds.
P.S. Speaking of logos, I wish Universal would give or bring back Universal Studios Florida old logo. It's sort of confusing when you see Universal Orlando's (resort destination) logo and Universal Studios Florida (park) logo. It's the exact same image except for the wording.
Published: October 26, 2007 at 4:37 PMI thought I heard that Disney was planning on eventually changing it to Disney's Hollywood, and included the studios part to make less dramatic and less costly to change all of the signs from MGM Studios.
Published: October 26, 2007 at 10:27 PMI never understand people who refuse to call something by a new name. It's like when people vowed to always call the Wii, "Revolution" or people who will never call the old Arrowhead Pond of Anaheim, "Honda Center." It's just a name. Why be so attached?
Published: October 27, 2007 at 4:45 PMI like the new logo, but it's still Disney-MGM to me! Without anything being filmed there, it is just an amusement park.
Published: October 29, 2007 at 3:49 AMIll keep this one short guys..How about just Disneys Hollywood....