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There's A Brand New 'Winnie The Pooh' Character In The Hundred Acre Wood


When I was little, "Winnie the Pooh" was my all-time favorite show.

I loved following the adventures of Christopher Robin, Pooh Bear, Tigger, Piglet, Eeyore and the rest of the gang.


A few years ago, Walt Disney Animation Studios returned to the Hundred Acre Wood and created the first "Winnie the Pooh" movie in almost 35 years.

I was overwhelmed with serious nostalgia watching Pooh Bear on the big screen. LOOK AT HOW CUTE HE IS!

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It was amazing to see the greatest part of my childhood redone and revamped for new generations of children to experience as well.

But the fun doesn't stop there, Pooh fans. A sequel is on its way, and I couldn't be more excited. According to EW, there's also a new character joining the Hundred Acre Wood.


On Monday, Penguin Young Readers announced a penguin named "Penguin" will be joining the group. Got all that?

Penguin will make his debut in a 90th anniversary sequel called "The Best Bear in All the World" and star in a story called "Winter: in which Penguin arrives.”


The inspiration to create Penguin came to author Brian Sibley from a photograph of A.A. Milne and his son (Christopher Robin) playing with a penguin toy next to Pooh Bear.


This sounds great and all, but how the heck will a penguin survive the heat of the Hundred Acre Wood? Doesn't he need like, icebergs and shit?

I guess we'll find out soon enough. Good luck out there, Penguin. I'm rooting for ya.

Citations: New "Winne The Pooh" Character (Entertainment Weekly)