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Disney Surprises With HUGE Figment News

It’s time to expand your “imagination,” Disney fans! We’re here at the 2022 D23 Expo in Anaheim, California, and are hearing news about Disney Parks and Resorts from around the globe. Now, we’re excited to share the BIG news that Figment is making a comeback!

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It’s time to plan your visit to Walt Disney World Resort! EPCOT’s massive transformation is well underway with the four neighborhoods, including World Celebration, World Discovery, World Nature, and World Showcase.

As Disney Park fans flock to enjoy the new Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind and highly anticipated the incoming Journey of Water Inspired by Moana, we’re shifting gears to talk about everyone’s favorite EPCOT character… FIGMENT!

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That small, purple dragon has become a Disney-fan cult favorite with endless Figment merchandise and the Journey Into Imagination With Figment attraction in the heart of EPCOT. The mischievous little dragon is up to no good as he helps to explore the human senses, which causes Disney riders to let their imagination take a journey!

But now, he’s returning to the Walt Disney World Resort for a meet and greet!

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That’s right, Disney has announced the Guests will soon be meeting Figment in person at EPCOT… much like Disney fans did so many years ago.

While Disney has yet to release an exact date of when Figment will be available for a meet and greet, we do know it will begin in 2023.

As always, we will be sure to keep Disney Tips readers updated as we learn more about this exciting news in the months to come!

About Jamie Sylvester

I'm a Disney nerd! A kid at heart who loves the magic and memories of Walt Disney World. I follow all things Disney and enjoy the vacations, day trips, and weekend getaways, and geek out over the planning of such events. My goal is to experience as many Disney desserts and cocktails as possible! Married to another Disney nerd and blessed with a daughter and son, we thoroughly enjoy the magic at Disney and are here to help others experience the magic as well.