Thrill rides derive thrill through speed and height. It has been a tried-and-tested formula since thrill rides were invented. However, as it turns out, thrill does not required speed as proven by Sky Cycle, a “thrill ride” at Washuzan Highland’s Brazilian Park in Kurashiki-city, Okayama, Japan.
Yes. Swarovski indeed has a theme park. OK. It’s more like a carnival-ish setup really, but anyways… this theme park, aptly called Swarovski Kristallwelten (or Swarovski Crystal Worlds), located in Wattens, Austria, has introduced a new attraction: a carousel.
Not sure if this counts as a good news for theme park and thrill rides enthusiasts because, this new theme park is not in the stateside or any traditional touristy countries for that matter. Six Flags is making its foray into Saudi Arabia. The theme park operator has, with Qiddiya Investment Company, unveiled Six Flags […]
If you have wondering why Star Wars has gotten an attraction before Marvel’s Avengers which Disney has owned for much longer, well, wonder no more because, your favorite superheroes-themed attractions are already in the pipeline. Announced at the D23 Expo over the weekend, the first on the table is the Avengers Campus set to open […]
Never mind if the Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland is not as huge of a hit as Disney had hoped, the theme park operator has announced that a new cruise ship will be docking at this part of the theme park anyways. The announcement was made over the weekend at the D23 Expo.
Don’t like the real world presented to you in miniature proportion by Miniatur Wunderland? How about a miniature version of the fantasy sci-fi world then? Specifically, miniature cities from the cult anime Neon Genesis Evangelion and perhaps, even Sailor Moon? Well, if you are into those in miniature proportion, then Japan’s miniature theme park operator, […]
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction in Universal Orlando is not quite the same as the one found in Universal Studios Hollywood. For one, it does not have the awesome Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey ride set inside the Hogwarts castle. Instead it had the Dragon Challenge (formerly Dueling Dragons) which was basically […]
The anticipation for the “show down” between the kaiju Godzilla and cult mecha robots from Neon Genesis Evangelion is finally over. The new temporary attraction as part of Cool Japan 5th Anniversary celebration opens its doors from now through to August 25, 2019 at Universal Studios Japan (USJ). We weren’t sure of what was the […]
Starting an amusement park is a huge venture and it entails more than just a list of things you need to have in the park. However, once you have taken care of the funding, business plan, and legal requirements, the success of your business will come down to what you can offer to your customers […]
Two years on after its initial announcement, Disneyland has revealed the first close-up look at the Millennium Falcon, the star of the much anticipated new Star Wars-: Galaxy’s Edge attraction for Disneyland, California and Walt Disney World, Florida. The iconic faster spaceship in the galaxy is part of the Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run attraction which […]