Attractions

Park at OWA adding Dark Ride

Park at OWA adding Dark Ride

The Park at OWA, Foley, Alabama, has reopened for 2019 and will add a new ride in the summer. The Park’s newest addition will be a Sally Ghost Blasters II dark. The air-conditioned three-minute interactive ride will transport guests over a 393 foot (120 m) path in one of nine four-passenger vehicles through nine scenes […]

Pursuit announces FlyOver Iceland opening date

Pursuit announces FlyOver Iceland opening date

Pursuit has announced a July 1, 2019 opening date for its highly anticipated FlyOver Iceland flight ride experience. Modeled after Pursuit’s successful FlyOver Canada attraction, FlyOver Iceland will provide guests with an exhilarating flight simulation over some of the island’s most iconic natural wonders, hard-to-reach locations and picturesque scenery. The attraction uses the I-ride Panoramic […]

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Kentucky Flyer Rising

Kentucky Flyer Rising

Construction continues by The Gravity Group on the Kentucky Flyer, the new roller coaster announced by Kentucky Kingdom to celebrate its 30th anniversary. Being built at a project cost of $5 million, it will be ready to ride on the park’s opening day in 2019. “What better way to celebrate Kentucky Kingdom’s 30th anniversary than […]

Dark Slope Introduces Scarygirl Mission Maybee

Dark Slope Introduces Scarygirl Mission Maybee

Dark Slope, a Toronto-based virtual and augmented reality (VR and AR) developer, is creating free-roam multi-user experiences for the rapidly expanding location-based entertainment (LBE) market and for enterprise customers. The one-year old company is announcing it has closed a seed funding round raising more than $1.5 million, and the launch of its first product, the […]

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Road Rage Stunt Show Dark Ride Coming to Trans Studio Bali

Road Rage Stunt Show Dark Ride Coming to Trans Studio Bali

Following the November 2018 announcement of two all-new theme parks coming to Indonesia later this year, Trans Studio has revealed details on the first of several signature attractions in the works. Road Rage, the signature dark ride that will serve as an anchor attraction at Trans Studio Bali, is being billed as the world’s first […]

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Merlin Entertainments launches first US Peppa Pig World of Play

Merlin Entertainments launches first US Peppa Pig World of Play

Merlin Entertainments has opened its first Peppa Pig World of Play (PPWoP) attraction in the United States, located in Grapevine, Texas. The roll-out of the indoor play centre concept into the US market follows the successful launch of the inaugural PPWoP in Shanghai last October, which has been enthusiastically received by visitors. Merlin has an […]

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Maxx Force is rising

Maxx Force is rising

Construction of Maxx Force, the new launch coaster from S&S – Sansei, is progressing smoothly at Six Flags Great America, Gurnee, Illinois. will debut a revolutionary, triple record-breaking, new roller coaster for the 2019 season. The ride is currently about 20% complete with over 75 footers in place as the ride’s foundation and even parts […]

Scruffy Dog announces new appointment and production upgrade

Scruffy Dog announces new appointment and production upgrade

Scruffy Dog Group’s production facility in the Midlands, UK has undergone a recent upgrade. The revamping of the facility and its state of the art equipment cost over one million pounds. Along with the facility and equipment upgrades, the company welcomes a new production director, Dylan Lardner-Burke. Originally from South Africa, where he achieved his […]

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First Cinemark Spaces opens

First Cinemark Spaces opens

Cinemark Holdings, Inc., is opening a new, immersive virtual reality (VR) experience on February 8 at its Century 20 Oakridge and XD theatre in San Jose, California, at the Westfield Oakridge Shopping Centre. As the newest Spaces location, it will feature multi-sensory VR technology blending 4D effects, 3D face scanning, physical interaction and social group […]

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Six Flags Hurricane Harbor announces largest expansion in park history

Six Flags Hurricane Harbor announces largest expansion in park history

Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson, New Jersey, will introduce a second major addition for the 2019 season, Calypso Springs. This massive activity pool is Six Flags Hurricane Harbor’s largest new attraction since the waterpark opened in 2000. “Hurricane Harbor is an industry leader with best-in-class water slides and spectacular, interactive family attractions,” said Six Flags […]