November 16, 2004 – The Turtle Talk with Crush Attraction Opens in Epcot’s The Living Seas Area
“Gather ‘round a window to the ocean for a real-time Q-and-A session with your favorite totally tubular turtle. Righteous!
On November 16, 2004, the Turtle Talk with Crush attraction opened in The Living Seas area of Epcot. Based on the hit Pixar film Finding Nemo, the attraction features the character Crush, the 150-year-old turtle from the EAC. Through digital projection and voice-activated animation, Crush is able to hold a conversation with members of the audience. The attraction proved popular enough to be brought to Disney’s California Adventure in 2005, and Tokyo DisneySea in 2009.