Q&A

Fox’s theme park strategy

Fox’s theme park strategy

Park World catches up with Twentieth Century Fox’s Greg Lombardo and designer Scott Ault from Rethink Leisure & Entertainment to talk about plans for the upcoming 20th Century Fox World parks in Dubai and Malaysia.

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Dubai Parks & Resorts

Dubai Parks & Resorts

In an exclusive interview for Park World, Dubai Parks and Resorts’ chief technical officer Matthew Priddy tells us more the company’s plans to open three new parks simultaneously in 2016, namely Legoland Dubai, Motiongate and Bollywood Parks Dubai,

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The Hidden House

The Hidden House

This Christmas, visitors a major London shopping mall were offered a spine-chilling experience. Here Hidden House creator Samuel Bott tells us why scare attractions don’t just have to be for Halloween.

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Puy du Fou – France’s award-winning show park

Puy du Fou – France’s award-winning show park

In an exclusive interview for Park World, Puy du Fou president Nicolas de Villiers talks about beating Parc Astérix, plans for new parks/shows in China, Russia and the UK, and what he’s going to do this coming season with 50 drones. 

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Gerardo Arteaga – IAAPA chairman 2015

Gerardo Arteaga – IAAPA chairman 2015

The new IAAPA chairman (who began his reign in November 2014) talks to Park World. Gerardo Arteaga is general manager of Fantasilandia in Santiago, Chile. He grew up in the attractions industry, his family having built the park in 1978. Now 40, he was appointed operations manager of the Happyland FEC chain in 1998, moving back […]

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Touring exhibits – the flexible attraction alternative

Touring exhibits – the flexible attraction alternative

Looking for a new attraction but don’t have the time or the budget to commit to a multi-million thrill ride? A touring exhibit, such as Angry Birds Universe, could be for you!

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Joe Garlington: ‘I turned interactive design into a speciality’
By 30/09/2014 Read More →

Joe Garlington: ‘I turned interactive design into a speciality’

In an exclusive interview for Park World, the ex-Disney Imagineer tells us more about his career creating attractions, the rise of interactivity and personalisation, and why he’s “jealous as heck” of the next generation.

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Yann Caillère: my plans for Parques Reunidos

Yann Caillère: my plans for Parques Reunidos

Yann Caillère joined Europe’s second largest amusement park and attractions operator as its new CEO at the start of 2014. Here he speaks exclusively to Park World.

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Q-Lines – Matt Ouimet
By 26/02/2014 Read More →

Q-Lines – Matt Ouimet

The Cedar Fair boss speaks to Park World.

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A 21st Century theme park for 20th Century Fox
By 14/02/2014 Read More →

A 21st Century theme park for 20th Century Fox

Until now, Twentieth Century Fox has only ever licensed its intellectual property to parks and attractions on an occasional basis. Here Greg Lombardo from the company’s consumer products division reveals why the time is right for the first fully Fox themed park – coming soon to Malaysia.

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