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PW Exclusive! Playland’s Castaway Cove adds four new Rides

PW Exclusive! Playland’s Castaway Cove adds four new Rides

Playland’s Castaway Cove, Ocean City, New Jersey, has added four new rides for the 2019 season. Included is a new Double Shot from S&S – Sansei, a three-lane dry slide by Battech Enterprises, Storm from Wisdom Rides, and Squadron 33, a Technical Park Aerobat. Squadron 33 is the first Aerobat to appear in North America. […]

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Last chance

Last chance

Operators, suppliers, manufacturers and entertainment specialists across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), only have until midnight tomorrow to get their entries and nominations in for this year’s hotly anticipated Park World Excellence Awards. In addition to giving theme park, water park and FEC operators the chance to be recognised for delivering outstanding guests […]

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Former Brazilian driver Emerson Fittipaldi visits Gardaland

Former Brazilian driver Emerson Fittipaldi visits Gardaland

Emerson Fittipaldi, the former Brazilian driver, two-times F1 World Champion, recently enjoyed a day of fun and relax at Gardaland, accompanied by his wife Rossana and his two children, Emerson Jr (12) and Vittoria (8). The family didn’t miss the opportunity to enjoy the Park’s different rides – from the most refreshing ones, such as Jungle […]

SEA LIFE launches global roll out of interactive aquarium experience

SEA LIFE launches global roll out of interactive aquarium experience

The world’s largest aquarium brand, SEA LIFE, has launched an immersive visitor experience globally. The campaign created by global brand experience agency Sense, launched in Brighton and London and will roll out to another 20 aquariums worldwide featuring innovative interactive installations. The campaign is designed to drive brand engagement and inspire visitors to support SEA […]

Brian Duke joins Semnox

Brian Duke joins Semnox

Brian Duke has joined Semnox Solutions as senior client partner. Brian is a longtime amusement industry veteran, with over 35 years’ experience with such industry giants as Universal (now Aruze), Nintendo & Capcom as well as consulting for many start-ups to bring innovative new products to the U.S. market. Brian spent the last 8 years […]

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Batman glides into Surfers Paradise

Batman glides into Surfers Paradise

To mark the 80th anniversary of Batman, DC is celebrating all year long with live events, fan celebrations, exclusive products and more across the globe. At Warner Bros. Movie World, Batman watched over Surfers Paradise on Friday ahead of the launch of the DC Super Heroes and Super-Villains event at Warner Bros. Movie World. Batman […]

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PortAventura World presents Mobaro with award

PortAventura World presents Mobaro with award

PortAventura World has presented Mobaro with the prize as preferred digitalization supplier at an award show for its suppliers. It was handed over at the event where hundreds of representatives from the resort and its suppliers took part. A total of nine awards were given and Mobaro’s CEO Henrik Fjordside Have was there to accept. “We are extremely […]

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Smurfs GameChanger for Shimao’s Smurfs Theme Park

Smurfs GameChanger for Shimao’s Smurfs Theme Park

Shimao Group will be opening a brand-new Smurfs theme park (phase two of Shimao Dream City Theme Park) in Shanghai in 2019. One of the rides in the indoor Smurfs Village will be a Smurf themed GameChanger, completely developed and installed by Lagotronics Projects. The Smurfs theme park is being realised by Shimao  Group in […]

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Leading leisure attraction Inflata Nation to launch two new sites

Leading leisure attraction Inflata Nation to launch two new sites

Leading leisure attraction Inflata Nation is to launch two new sites this summer, as it continues to expand rapidly across Britain. The firm is said to have been the first to bring the concept of indoor inflatable theme parks to the UK when it opened an arena in Manchester in 2017. Since that initial offering, […]

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Legoland Windsor recreates Glastonbury

Legoland Windsor recreates Glastonbury

Ahead of the main event kicking off this Wednesday, the LEGOLAND Windsor Resort has today unveiled its LEGO recreation of Glastonbury Festival in its world famous Miniland attraction – complete with LEGO figures of this year’s 2019 headline acts; Stormzy, The Killers and The Cure. The Resort’s talented Model Making team have created 10cm high […]

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