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Swim and play with dolphins in Bermuda

Swim and play with dolphins in Bermuda

At Dolphin Quest Bermuda, guests can now discover dolphins up-close and help support marine mammal conservation and education. The lagoon, located inside the National Museum of Bermuda, offers visitors as young as three the opportunity to touch, feed, and play with bottlenose dolphins. Similarly, the Sea Quest package includes a water-scooter tour of a coral reef […]

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Picsolve and Panora.me strike long-term tech partnership

Picsolve and Panora.me strike long-term tech partnership

Picsolve, a digital content capture partner, has announced a strategic partnership with Panora.me – the company behind the Super Selfie technology, which the two companies jointly launched early this year.

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Environmentally-friendly shopping bag range launched by Merlin and Jutexpo

Environmentally-friendly shopping bag range launched by Merlin and Jutexpo

Merlin Entertainments has joined forces with reusable bag supplier Jutexpo to launch a range of environmentally friendly and ethically produced shopping bags.

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Inowize announce location-based VR Quest Arena

Inowize announce location-based VR Quest Arena

Designed for FECs and theme parks, the VR Quest Arena by London-based developers of VR and Interactive solutions Inowize, is a new  turnkey, location-based VR amusement, noteworthy for being able to run three kinds of VR experiences on the same gaming area: single player, multiplayer PVE, and multiplayer PVP. Additionally, the system offers large walking […]

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The Void to bring to immersive hyper-reality experiences to Mall of America

The Void to bring to immersive hyper-reality experiences to Mall of America

Immersive entertainment company The Void, has announced that it will be coming soon to Mall of America. Previously, The Void created Ghostbusters: Dimension, and Star Wars™: Secrets of the Empire made in collaboration with ILMxLAB.

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Japan’s English Garden Rosa & Berry to welcome Shaun the Sheep

Japan’s English Garden Rosa & Berry to welcome Shaun the Sheep

Aardman and Tohokushinsha Film Corporation have announced plans to open a brand new Shaun the Sheep area at the English Garden Rosa & Berry, an English garden themed attraction in Tawada, Japan.

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Name selected for Dreamland’s newest ride

Name selected for Dreamland’s newest ride

Over 2,900 entries were submitted in a competition to name Dreamland’s new addition, located in Margate, England. ‘Dreamcatcher’ was chosen by a panel of judges after being suggested by 111 people – one of which, randomly selected, was selected as the winner of the competition. Rebecca Wood, the winner, will be one of the first […]

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16 Taiwanese theme parks roll out preferential admission to returning customers

16 Taiwanese theme parks roll out preferential admission to returning customers

Amusement parks in Taiwan are implementing new deals to increase visitor footfall this summer, and 16 of them have taken a step further – collectively agreeing on a deal to charge lower admission fees to those guests who had visited another partnering amusement park during the season.

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Ohio on course for a bumper $2b entertainment park in 2019

Ohio on course for a bumper $2b entertainment park in 2019

Developers have announced plans for a $2b entertainment park outside of Columbus, Ohio. The new destination, which is being billed as the “ultimate entertainment experience” according to developer David Glimcher, is also touted to dwarf Disney Land by 265 acres, measuring in at a total of 350 acres.

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Toy Story Land Opens

Toy Story Land Opens

Actor and comedian Tim Allen (centre, left) and Bob Chapek, chairman of Disney Parks, experiences and consumer products, were joined on June 30 by a flurry of characters from Pixar Animation Studios’ Toy Story films to mark the opening of Toy Story Land. The new area, located in Walt Disney World Resort, lets guests shrink down […]

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