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Old 11-01-2013, 08:02 AM   #1
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BIG change to FP+ today

OK, I just went in to MDE to check if Illuminations got loaded for November since Wishes and MSEP finally became available last night.

I stated to go through the process of selecting all new attractions at Epcot and MDE said I could pick 1 choice from a group of attractions and 2 choices from another group. In other words, either Soarin or Test track, but NOT both.
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Old 11-01-2013, 08:07 AM   #2
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Could you pick from the other set of attractions and then go change the rides individually to get both?
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Old 11-01-2013, 08:10 AM   #3
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I wouldn't jump on the 'big change' bandwagon just yet. It could be a glitch. Anything is possible though.

What day was that for?

ETA... Interesting, and it seems to be only doing that to the Epcot choices. For MK, AK and Studios you can still pick from 3 FP+ for any ride.
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Old 11-01-2013, 08:24 AM   #4
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I wouldn't jump on the 'big change' bandwagon just yet. It could be a glitch. Anything is possible though.

What day was that for?

ETA... Interesting, and it seems to be only doing that to the Epcot choices. For MK, AK and Studios you can still pick from 3 FP+ for any ride.
It doesn't look like a glitch.
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Old 11-01-2013, 08:27 AM   #5
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I wouldn't jump on the 'big change' bandwagon just yet. It could be a glitch. Anything is possible though.

What day was that for?
That's no "glitch", it's too specific a structure in the database interface. The best to hope for is it's something they're testing and may not keep, or something they built and don't intend to use but it accidentally got into production. It's kinda like if Germany had a detailed plan to invade France that they had decided wasn't worth it, and then accidentally left it out on the table when they came over for a summit.
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Old 11-01-2013, 08:29 AM   #6
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That's no "glitch", it's too specific a structure in the database interface. The best to hope for is it's something they're testing and may not keep, or something they built and don't intend to use but it accidentally got into production. It's kinda like if Germany had a detailed plan to invade France that they had decided wasn't worth it, and then accidentally left it out on the table when they came over for a summit.
I agree, now that I see what they did. That is definitely not going to be welcomed. Kenny's site says it's part of some "holiday testing"?? So during the busier times they're going to limit the headliner rides?

Notice in my options in my screenshots, Soarin' isn't even there.
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Hmmmm........Ride rationing. Lovely. Disney's answer to having too few rides in the park. We're not huge Epcot fans to begin with. If it rolls out like this when we go, I'd probably skip Epcot entirely.
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I wouldn't jump on the 'big change' bandwagon just yet. It could be a glitch. Anything is possible though.

What day was that for?

ETA... Interesting, and it seems to be only doing that to the Epcot choices. For MK, AK and Studios you can still pick from 3 FP+ for any ride.
It's not a glitch. I was told this would be happening a week ago by a CM.
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Can you post a screenshot?
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Could you pick from the other set of attractions and then go change the rides individually to get both?
That was what I was thinking, but I haven't tried, I don't want to mess with anything right now.

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I wouldn't jump on the 'big change' bandwagon just yet. It could be a glitch. Anything is possible though.

What day was that for?
November 13th. Maybe a glitch in the sense of I wasn't supposed to see that yet, but if the programming code is there, it probably is coming.

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Can you post a screenshot?
I'll go back in and try, give me a few minutes to mess around with it.
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