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Move It-32 gets a bumper upgrade

Move It-32 gets a bumper upgrade

It’s been 22 years since the Movie It-32 ride was built and made its debut at the fair in Best, Netherlands, in 1996, and now Dutch manufacturing company KMG has announced that the Move It-32 is set to get an upgrade. The ride’s action will remain the same – only enhanced by the latest industry […]

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The Evolution of LEGACY | GGE

The Evolution of LEGACY | GGE

Following the leave of absence founder Gary Goddard has taken from his entertainment design company, the Goddard Group, the company has a new President, Taylor Jeffs, and a new name, LEGACY | GGE. The conversation about changing the company’s name started about three years ago. According to Jeffs, “The entertainment design industry is reaching a […]

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New Crash Test coaster spins into Ocean Beach Pleasure Park

New Crash Test coaster spins into Ocean Beach Pleasure Park

South Shield’s’ seaside Ocean Beach park has welcomed a new roller coaster, Crash Test, which is set to stay until September, replacing the Big Wheel. “Riders can enjoy the excitement and anticipation as it raises them 12 metres above the park and drops them into a series of exciting spins and turns along its 310 […]

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Shanghai Disney Resort raises curtain on Mandarin Production of Beauty and the Beast

Shanghai Disney Resort raises curtain on Mandarin Production of Beauty and the Beast

Shanghai Disney Resort have revealed the premiere date for the Broadway musical Beauty and the Beast, set to take the stage at the Walt Disney Grand Theatre in Disneytown on June 14. “The new Mandarin production of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST is a magnificent addition to the one-of-a-kind, immersive entertainment at Shanghai Disney Resort,” said […]

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International drive welcomes sky-scraping Starflyer

International drive welcomes sky-scraping Starflyer

Opened in June on Orlando’s International Drive, the new $10 million Orlando StarFlyer from Funtime is the world’s tallest swing ride, standing at 450 feet (137 m). It has 24 seats (12 x 2 seats), has no age limit and the minimum height for the ride is 44 inches (112 cm). Guests are seated in […]

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Holovis’ Li-Fly lifts off

Holovis’ Li-Fly lifts off

Holovis’ latest turn-key attraction, Li-Fly is set to “re-volve” the traditional flying theatre experience by taking guests out of their seats and into the air as if really flying. The attraction is scalable and completely multisensory, combining visuals, audio, synched motion, SFX, and real-time media, connected to innovative data capture mechanics, which measure guest reactions […]

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Picsolve appoint new vice president of Asia

Picsolve appoint new vice president of Asia

A leading digital content creator and distribution partner for world-class visitor destinations, Picsolve, has announced the next steps in its diversification into Asia as it prepares to attend the biggest sector trade show in the region – Asia Attractions Expo 2018. Robert Cowell has been appointed as Vice President of Asia in a move to […]

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ACE and Technomedia partner up to provide AV and media services in China

ACE and Technomedia partner up to provide AV and media services in China

Audiovisual and media development specialists ACE and Technomedia Solutions LLC have formed a new strategic alliance to provide audio-visual and media production services to theme parks, museums, live shows, visitor attractions and other leisure and entertainment projects in China.

Huss announces first Explorer attraction at Amikoo

Huss announces first Explorer attraction at Amikoo

Huss Park Attractions has announced that the first project of its Explorer film based attraction will open at Cancun’s Riviera Maya in Mexico in 2019 at the new Amikoo Resort Destination Theme Park, currently being developed and scheduled to open next year. The Amikoo attraction will take visitors on a deep sea exploration around the […]

Jora Vision create young Rembrandt experience

Jora Vision create young Rembrandt experience

May 17 saw the Young Rembrandt Studio open its doors at the historic 17th-century dwelling, Langebrug 89, where Rembrandt received his first painting lessons from his mentor, Jacob van Swanenburg. This listed building now houses a unique stop in the “In the Footsteps of the Young Rembrandt”, a walking tour through the city of Leiden.

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