Triotech, the creator of award-winning media-based attractions, is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its coin-op simulator, Typhoon, with a new version at this year’s IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Fla.
Join hosts J.L. Knopp and Banks Lee as they bring you this week’s theme park and attraction news and much more for Thanksgiving Day 2012.
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By Kevin Yee
There aren’t many slow seasons in Orlando, but the holiday months are certainly not it. We visit the industry trade show IAAPA, the SeaWorld Orlando Christmas offerings (plus a few shots of the construction of Antarctica), and the new Star Wars section of Miniland in Legoland Orlando. [Read more…]
The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions Expo (IAAPA) is the largest annual conference and trade show of the $24 billion global theme park and attractions industry. This past week, the Orange County Convention Center was converted into a dazzling marketplace of midway-style thrills that may arrive soon at favorite theme park and attractions worldwide.
Since the expo isn’t open to the public, we walked the long isles (showcased by 1,160 exhibitors from six continents, filling a half-million square feet) to bring you this report. [Read more…]