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Six Flags Magic Mountain breaks records with new CraZanity

Six Flags Magic Mountain breaks records with new CraZanity

Six Flags Magic Mountain, located in Valencia, California, has debuted CraZanity – the world’s tallest pendulum ride. Standing at 170ft, the ride reaches speeds of up to 75 mph as it swings back and forth, giving daring riders an impressive view of the surrounding area.

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Superhero takeover at Warner Bros Movie World

Superhero takeover at Warner Bros Movie World

The Super Heroes and Super-Villains of the DC Universe have taken over Warner Bros. Movie World, transforming the park into the ultimate battleground. From 1– 15 July, guests at Movie World will become part of the action as they witness their favourite DC Super Heroes such as Superman, Batman and Wonder Woman take on their […]

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Legoland Japan introduce new cool water play area

Legoland Japan introduce new cool water play area

Legoland Japan has unveiled the first new addition to the park since its opening in April 2017 – a water play area “Lego City Beach Party”. The new area comes as part of a plan to boost the number of visitors during the summer break.

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Curious George show debuts at Universal Studios Japan

Curious George show debuts at Universal Studios Japan

Universal Studios Japan has announced that the park will host a new theatre show: Playing with Curious George, starting June 30 2018. The show is based on the “Curious George” stories, which have been popular worldwide for over 75 years, and children will be able to enjoy an imaginative and interactive attraction fit for the […]

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First stage of Walibi Belgium revamp completed with Jora Vision

First stage of Walibi Belgium revamp completed with Jora Vision

As part of a multi-year master plan and a €100m investment, Compagnie des Alpes is re-imagining its Belgian Walibi theme park as a collection of “worlds”, each with an immersive theme for its landscaping, attractions, restaurants, and shops. The first of these zones, which will reinforce existing themes and introduce new ones, is Exotic World, […]

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Alterface introduces new Nomad mobile action device

Alterface introduces new Nomad mobile action device

Alterface revealed Nomad to the market at this year’s AAE in Hong Kong – a totally wireless interactive pointing and shooting device, boosting interactivity and immersive experiences. It allows customization from the very smallest up to the largest interactive device.

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Dinosaur-themed park roars into Derby

Dinosaur-themed park roars into Derby

Field Station: Dinosaurs’ new 14-acre park, a $6.5 million venue, has opened in Derby, Kansas. The park will feature live shows, geodesic ropes dome, and a miniature golf course, as well as 44 life-size dinosaurs that roar, breathe, and blink. Amongst these titanic figures is a 90-foot long Alamosaurus, among the largest animatronic dinosaurs ever made, a […]

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WhiteWater and Life Floor enter agreement to increase waterpark safety

WhiteWater and Life Floor enter agreement to increase waterpark safety

WhiteWater has announced an exclusive distribution agreement with Life Floor for the global water park market. Life Floor’s patented foam-rubber flooring system significantly reduces slips and falls, the #1 cause of water park injuries. However, with Life Floor, when a fall does occur, bumps and bruises are minimised. This is a game-changing product for the […]

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Get on board for a thrilling ride!

Get on board for a thrilling ride!

Datateam Business Media, the publisher of Park World Magazine, has announced the launch of the Park World Excellence Awards. Designed to celebrate brilliance across the European attractions scene and put the ultimate power in the hands of its industry, entries are now open. Recognising the industry’s exceptional parks, rides, experiences and attractions, the inaugural Awards […]

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Wanda’s biggest indoor theme park in Nanjing opens its doors

Wanda’s biggest indoor theme park in Nanjing opens its doors

The first of eight parks designed by KCC Entertainment Design has opened to the public after two years of design and construction. Wanda Nanjing Theme Park in China welcomed 260,000 visitors on the first day. The indoor Theme Park is embedded in a new mixed-use development (Shopping mall, Indoor Theme Park, Hotel, Residential housing and […]

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