The change will take effect Sept. 23, just ahead of Remy's Ratatouille Adventure offering a virtual queue of its own.
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The change will shift other rides at Disney's Hollywood Studios into new FastPass+ tiers, with the exception of the new Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance.
The new operating procedure may allow guests onto Hollywood Boulevard early, but none of them will be able to snag a spot in the virtual queue until the park’s advertised opening time.
Crowds were so big for opening of Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance that the "virtual boarding group" had reached capacity for the day before the park officially opened.
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