Today In Disney History ~ March 17th

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Today In Disney History ~ March 17th


There are several versions of the Buzz Lightyear ride at Disney Parks around the world. Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin is in Tomorrowland at Walt Disney World, Buzz Lightyear’s Astro Blasters can be found in Disneyland in California, Hong Kong and Tokyo, and Buzz Lightyear Laser Blast is in Disneyland Paris. Shanghai Disneyland will have Buzz Lightyear Planet Rescue when the park opens.

Buzz Lightyear Space Ranger Spin is a dark ride shooting game where riders can turn the car while shooting at targets.  The ride has four types of targets which are worth different point levels.

  • Round is 100 points
  • Square is 1,000 points
  • Diamond is 5,000 points
  • Triangle is 10,000 points
  • Certain targets have hidden/higher point values.

At the end of the ride riders find out what level they are in based on their score.

  • Level 1 Star Cadet: 0 – 1,000
  • Level 2 Space Ace: 1,001 – 10,000
  • Level 3 Planetary Pilot: 10,001 – 100,000
  • Level 4 Space Scout: 100,001 – 300,000
  • Level 5 Ranger 1st Class: 300,001 – 600,000
  • Level 6 Cosmic Commando: 600,001 – 999,998
  • Level 7 Galactic Hero: 999,999

TMSM Today in Graphic by Sherry Rinaldi DeHart


Author: Michele

Michele Atwood is the Owner/Editor of The Main Street Mouse and it’s subsidiaries and author of the book “Moving to Main Street U.S.A.” Michele also contributes Disney news to the Joe Kelley Morning Show on 96.5 WDBO in Orlando. She and her family made the move from Michigan to the Orlando area to pursue their Disney dreams. Michele is a life long Disney fan, and has two sons who have followed suit, each going on their first Disney trip before their first birthday’s. Part of the goal Michele has for The Main Street Mouse is not only to keep members informed, but to create somewhat of a Disney Family by relating to others through personal experiences and opinions. Also, Michele is making it a priority to share stories of inspiration and hope to other Disney Fans in an effort to share the Magic and hopefully make a difference in the lives of others.

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