The Wizarding World of Harry Potter is the largest success Universal’s Islands of Adventure has had since the park first opened. Now, this mystical world is being expanded in a big way with the addition of a brand new, highly-themed roller coaster. This photo report, with shots provided by our contributor, @bioreconstruct on Twitter, oversees the current construction going on at the Wizarding World.
Coming to Halloween Horror Nights (HHN) at Universal Studios Hollywood this year is the highly-anticipated “Stranger Things” maze. Last week we shared a first-look at the maze, but a behind the scenes look with HHN Creative Director and Producer John Murdy gives us some insight on how this maze came to be. [Read more…]
Major updates to the movie theater at Universal Orlando’s CityWalk are coming this fall, as the theater is transformed into Universal Cinemark.
I recently had a chance to visit Elitch Gardens theme park during a visit to Denver, Colorado. The park used to be be a Six Flags park, but it’s now independently owned. It’s a fun seasonal amusement park with a connected water park. Here are some highlights of my visit.
Star Wars Thrawn Alliances is the sequel to Timothy Zahn’s Thrawn novel. The story is about an alliance between Anakin Skywalker and Grand Admiral Thrawn both during the Clone Wars and the height of Imperial rule. Both stories partially take place on Batuu, the planet represented in the theme park land being constructed at Disney parks. Here are five things we learned about Batuu from the novel.
We took a cruise leaving from Copenhagen, Denmark in April, so we arrived a few days early to explore the city. My favorite part of the visit was Tivoli theme park. I’m not sure if it was just the time of year that the gardens were in bloom, but it was one of the most beautiful theme parks I’ve visited. Here’s a look at our day. [Read more…]