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Triotech unveil free-roaming Assassin’s Creed adventure for its VR Maze

Triotech unveil free-roaming Assassin’s Creed adventure for its VR Maze

Triotech, along with Ubisoft, has launched a new adventure for its VR Maze attraction – Assassin’s Creed: The Temple of Anubis. The new VR Maze title was announced at IAAPA’s attractions expo in Orlando, and is set in Ancient Egypt as reimagined in Ubisoft’s 2017 game Assassin’s Creed Origins. Players take on the role of […]

Posted in: Attractions
Brogent Technology unveil Flyover China

Brogent Technology unveil Flyover China

August 8 saw the grand opening of the Brogent Technology flying theater attraction, Flyover China, at the Shijingshan Amusement Park in Beijing, China. Guests board one of seven gondolas for a ten minute flight around china, sitting with their feet dangling up to 12m in the air, facing a 20m diameter hemispherical dome screen.

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In a Galaxy not so far away…

In a Galaxy not so far away…

California’s Disneyland and Disney’s Hollywood Studios in Florida will soon welcome a new Star Wars inspired area – Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. The new additions were announced by CEO Bob Iger in 2015 with work commencing the following year.

Posted in: News, Theme Parks
Tema Design by MK Illumination becomes MK Themed Attractions

Tema Design by MK Illumination becomes MK Themed Attractions

In order to reflect its expanded offerings, Danish theming specialist Tema Design by MK Illumination has changed its name to MK Themed Attractions. The company now delivers an increased selection of A-Z services to deliver complete themed concept solutions, thanks to the addition of complete concept lighting and amusement ride lighting designed to add sparkle, […]

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New hires and sector growth boost ITEC Entertainment

New hires and sector growth boost ITEC Entertainment

ITEC Entertainment Corporation welcomes (L-R) Mark Salchli, David Cline, and Mike Rives ITEC Entertainment Corporation, an industry leader of worldwide entertainment solutions, has announced three new additions to its team. Mark Salchli has been hired as Director of Engineering, David Cline as Director of Sustaining Engineering & Manufacturing, and Mike Rives as Attraction Technical Design […]

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New baa-rmy Shaun the Sheep ride

New baa-rmy Shaun the Sheep ride

Florida-based dark ride specialists Sally Corporation and Aardman, the world-famous studio based in Bristol, UK, have signed a deal to design and market a dark ride based on the family-friendly franchise Shaun the Sheep. Shaun fans will be able to join the flock and conquer the chaos on the farm stepping aboard a custom themed […]

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Immotion Group extend Leke distribution agreement

Immotion Group extend Leke distribution agreement

Manchester-based provider of VR experiences, Immotion Group, has announced the extension of an exclusive distribution agreement with Beijing LEKE VR Technology Co. (Leke VR) for the UK and a new exclusive distribution agreement in the USA. Both agreements run through to 31 December 2019, subject to achieving commercial targets in each market.

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350 worldwide installations for Triotech

350 worldwide installations for Triotech

  Triotech, “creators of fun” and media-based attractions, has celebrated its 350th installation worldwide, continuing its expansion with new attractions in Ecuador, Mexico, USA and Australia.

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Animax Designs launches new Innovation Lab

Animax Designs launches new Innovation Lab

Following a strategic rebrand and a period of rapid growth, Animax Designs has created a new R&D department that will develop animatronics solutions for the industry. A secondary focus is to aid Animax’s internal project teams in the creation of new technology and processes so that individual project schedules and budgets are not burdened.

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Shaun the Sheep headed down under

Shaun the Sheep headed down under

Aardman have announced that Shaun the Sheep is set to arrive in Australia’s Paradise Country on the Gold Coast in partnership with Village Roadshow Theme Parks, a relationship secured by Merchantwise Licensing.

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