2008

Fab4D
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Fab4D

Fans of the “Fab 4” can enjoy their music as never before in a brand new 3D film laced with special effects, and there’s only one place to see it – the Beatles Story in Liverpool, where else? Park World goes behind the scenes of the latest 4D experience from Simworx.

Gerstlauer designs small spinning coaster
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Gerstlauer designs small spinning coaster

Gerstlauer Amusement Rides has announced plans for a new spinning coaster aimed to suit the pockets of small to medium-sized park operators.

Figures of Fun – September 2009
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Figures of Fun – September 2009

Holiday World announces record-breaking ride for 2010
By 23/08/2009 Read More →

Holiday World announces record-breaking ride for 2010

Fresh from installing the world’s tallest water ride, Holiday World is preparing to unveil another record-breaker for 2010. Located at the adjacent Splashin’ Safari waterpark, Wildebeest will be the world’s longest waterslide coaster.

OCT East
By 10/11/2008 Read More →

OCT East

Eco-resort provides model for future development It started with a fairly straightforward request; create a theme park based around the earth. Make it an ecological theme park, a park with a focus on the harmonious balance with the environment, which teaches conservation and ecological discovery to all its visitors. David Edmonds of Falcon’s Treehouse explains […]

OCT Group
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OCT Group

China’s largest park operator seeks international recognition The OCT Group is the operator of mainland China’s most popular theme park, part of a growing chain that will soon take in the cities of Shenzhen, Beijing, Chengdu and Shanghai. But Happy Valley is only part of the story. Park World profiles the nation’s largest amusement operator.

Darrell Metzger
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Darrell Metzger

New IAAPA chairman brings global expertise Starting his career at Disneyland in California, for the last two decades Darrell Metzger has served a number of high profile roles in leisure industry in Asia and the Middle East. The incoming IAAPA chairman shares his plans for the association, and his views about the amusement industry in […]

Posted in: 2008, Back Issues, Editorial, Q&A
Figures of Fun
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Figures of Fun

November 2008

Ups & Downs
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Ups & Downs

November 2008

Catching up with Gary Goddard
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Catching up with Gary Goddard

Designer discusses new projects Since its founding in 2001, Gary Goddard Entertainment has established itself as one of the leading design sources for themed attractions and destinations across the globe. Goddard has built his career on creating attractions that form emotional connections with their audience. He recently took time to discuss his current projects and […]