Archive for October, 2012

EAS success – a busy week in Berlin
By 30/10/2012 Read More →

EAS success – a busy week in Berlin

It was one of the busiest and certainly the biggest ever Euro Attractions Show. Owen Ralph reports from EAS Berlin.

BALPPA confirms Kelly as new chief executive
By 17/10/2012 Read More →

BALPPA confirms Kelly as new chief executive

BALPPA, the British Association of Amusement Parks, Piers and Attractions has appointed Paul Kelly (pictured) as its new chief executive.

New dark ride for Legoland Deutschland
By 17/10/2012 Read More →

New dark ride for Legoland Deutschland

The largest expansion in the park’s history is planned for 2013 at Legoland Deutshland with the addition of a new themed area called Reich der Pharaonen (Realm of the Pharaohs) – anchored by an interactive dark ride.

Europe’s longest launch coaster for Liseberg
By 17/10/2012 Read More →

Europe’s longest launch coaster for Liseberg

After committing to a massive overhaul of its kids area for 2013, Liseberg has announced it will add Europe’s longest launch coaster for 2014.

Up & Away!
By 15/10/2012 Read More →

Up & Away!

Opened in the Lebanese capital of Beirut, Up & Away is a new family entertainment centre (FEC) concept designed by One World Studio (OWS) – and spreading soon throughout the Middle East.

Kernels – October 2012
By 05/10/2012 Read More →

Kernels – October 2012

Lo-Q hopes to introduce its virtual queuing technology into the Asian market after starting a partnership with Sanderson. As part of a the deal, senior Lo-Q manager will work from Sanderson’s new headquarters in Kuala Lumpur.

Twisted fun In Tenerife!
By 05/10/2012 Read More →

Twisted fun In Tenerife!

Aqualand Costa Adeje on the Canary Island of Tenerife is the proud owner of a new Twisted Racer from Polin Waterparks & Pool Systems.

Mondial makes European deliveries
By 05/10/2012 Read More →

Mondial makes European deliveries

As well as installing two new WindSeeker rides this season in the United States, the Dutch ride manufacturer Mondial has introduced two variations on a theme in Europe.

20,000 Leagues Under The Sea 4D
By 05/10/2012 Read More →

20,000 Leagues Under The Sea 4D

nWave Pictures has been announced as the worldwide distributor for 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea, the new 3D/4D film from English animation studio Red Star.

Alien Invasion on the Gold Coast!
By 05/10/2012 Read More →

Alien Invasion on the Gold Coast!

Warner Bros Movie World on Australia’s Gold Coast has launched an AUS$9 million (US$9.3m/€7.2m) interactive dark ride. Read on to see some exclusive pics.