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Disney Toy Story Land to open April 26, 2018

Disney Toy Story Land to open April 26, 2018

Shanghai Disney Resort announced today that Shanghai Disneyland’s seventh themed land, Disney Toy Story Land, is set to open on April 26, 2018. Major construction of Disney Toy Story Land is close to completion, Disney reports, and will be followed by an extensive preparation period including ride testing and adjustment and trial operations, in anticipation […]

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Merlin Entertainments opens Madame Tussauds Delhi

Merlin Entertainments opens Madame Tussauds Delhi

Merlin Entertainments has officially opened its latest Madame Tussauds attraction in the Connaught Place area of Delhi, the city’s most frequently visited district. The new opening marks the 23rd edition of the world-famous attraction, and its first entry into India. Located in at the historic Regal building, the attraction will feature fifty life-like figures of well-known individuals […]

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Adventure Landing adding play slide complex

Adventure Landing adding play slide complex

Adventure Landing is adding a $1 million slide complex to its 23-year-old Shipwreck Island Water Park in Jacksonville Beach, Florida. The pirate-themed waterslide complex will open just in time for the Spring 2018 season. It will feature five innovative slides and interactive water features for families with children to experience. The Pirate Play Slide Complex, […]

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Polin Aquariums launches Funtastic Aquariums concept

Polin Aquariums launches Funtastic Aquariums concept

Following the launch of the new Polin Aquariums division last year (the first of which is already under construction and will open in Anzali, Iran, in March) Polin Waterparks has launched the new concept under the Funtastic Aquariums brand. The Funtastic Aquariums brand includes a full offering of entertainment options including family entertainment centers (FECs), game centers and shopping. And while […]

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Triotech enters VR attractions market with Ubisoft

Triotech enters VR attractions market with Ubisoft

Creator, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment Ubisoft will provide content for Triotech’s latest offering featuring Ubisoft’s Rabbids and Assassin’s Creed, which was showcased at the annual IAAPA trade show in Orlando last week. “We have watched the evolution of Virtual Reality technology closely over the last few years,” said Ernest Yale, Triotech founder, president & CEO. “We […]

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Picsolve announces digital platform with facial recognition technology

Picsolve announces digital platform with facial recognition technology

Creator and distributor of digital content Picsolve has launched a new digital platform designed to revolutionise the creation, collation and distribution of content. Using facial recognition technology, Picsolve’s new platform allows the company to build on its existing image-based product suite, providing the foundations for seamless integration of content into the visitor experience. Through facial […]

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Premier Farm Fair GameChanger in Bayern Park, Germany

Premier Farm Fair GameChanger in Bayern Park, Germany

Lagotronics Projects announces the first Farm Fair GameChanger will open May 2018 in Bayern Park, Germany. Bayern Park is a great Adventureland for families. This family-owned theme park is always working to develop new ideas to attract both regular visitors and new visitors alike to the park. They have a range of new features planned […]

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Skyline Attractions launches Skywarp

Skyline Attractions launches Skywarp

Skyline Attractions unveiled the lead vehicle from their newest ride, Skywarp, at the recent IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida. The ride, which will debut at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in 2018, caps what has been an exciting year for the Florida-based company. “To see Skywarp go from concept to thrilling riders in 18 months […]

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“Get ready for the adventure of your life!”

“Get ready for the adventure of your life!”

Merlin Entertainments’ The Bear Grylls Adventure, an attraction based around the real-life adventures of survival expert, international TV host and bestselling author Bear Grylls, is set to open its doors in 2018 at the NEC in Birmingham, UK. Construction of the 8,000 square metre attraction is already well underway at the NEC, Birmingham. The attraction […]

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Kentucky Kingdom adding new attractions

Kentucky Kingdom adding new attractions

Having just completed a record-breaking season, Louisville’s Kentucky Kingdom is now preparing for 2018 by continuing to add new attractions. These include a new thrill ride, Scream Xtreme, a Zamperla Endeavor, Rock ‘n’ Roller, a Flying Turtles from Wisdom. Two new films for the 5D Cinema are named Happy Family, The Ride and Journey 2 […]

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