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Michael Jackson's estate files trademark for possible museum venture
POSTED 23 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
The estate for Michael Jackson has filed a trademark application indicating future plans to open a museum attraction dedicated to the pop icon.
IAAPA 2017: Universal's Thierry Coup on taking immersive design to the next level
POSTED 22 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
The man behind Universal Studios’ most successful visitor attractions says operators looking to stay ahead of the curve must go above and beyond to deliver new levels of immersive experiences.
Continuum teams up with The Void to immerse guests in world of Star Wars
POSTED 22 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
UK attractions operator Continuum and free-roam VR company The Void are launching a Star Wars experience in London.
Ardent's Dreamworld operating at profit one year on from horror accident
POSTED 21 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Ardent Leisure, which has struggled since a tragedy at its Dreamworld park claimed four lives last year, says it has stemmed financial losses.
SeaWorld's Brian Morrow reveals design theory behind 'Experiences That Matter'
POSTED 21 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
SeaWorld creative designer Brian Morrow has lifted the lid on “Experiences That Matter”, detailing how the company’s new message affects design.
British monarchy to generate £1.77bn for economy in 2017
POSTED 21 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
The British monarchy will contribute £1.77bn (US$2.34bn, €2bn) to Britain’s economy in 2017, with tourism the biggest winner as millions visit the UK to get a glimpse of the Royal Family and their heritage.
IAAPA 17: Disney legend Joe Rohde reveals secrets to storytelling with IPs
POSTED 20 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Veteran Walt Disney Imagineer Joe Rohde has revealed his secret to storytelling in theme parks, saying that to successfully utilise an IP, attractions creators must put visitors at the centre of their own immersive fantasy world.
IAAPA 2017: Expo breaks records as 39,000 descend on Orlando
POSTED 20 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
This year’s IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida, has proved to be the organisation’s most successful show ever, with a record 39,000 people attending the landmark event.
National Aquarium worth more than US$450m to Maryland’s economy, study shows
POSTED 18 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
The National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland, is the catalyst for US$455m (€386m, £345m) in economic activity across the state every year, a new study has shown.
IAAPA 2017: Brass Ring winners announced
POSTED 17 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
IAAPA has announced its winners for this year’s Brass Ring Awards, recognising a number of companies at the annual IAAPA expo for their achievements in excellence across different parts of the industry.
Shaun the Sheep gets foothold in Japan's attractions market
POSTED 17 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Aardman has opened two Shaun the Sheep Family Farms in Japan, with one in Osaka and one in the east coast city of Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture.
IAAPA 2017: Creative force behind 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' reveals details of immersive Disney project
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Scott Trowbridge, the Disney Imagineer leading the creative vision for its Star Wars-themed projects, has revealed details of the operator’s planned Galaxy’s Edge lands, coming to California and Orlando in 2019.
IAAPA 2017 Exclusive: Frontgrid announces two new product launches
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
Frontgrid has announced the launch of two new products based on its world-first Paradrop VR attraction at the IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida. Paradrop VR - which has already sold its first unit to the Universe Science Park in Denmark - is an IP- protected, world-first attraction that enables riders to experience paragliding.
IAAPA 2017 Exclusive: 7thSense Design to open new Orlando office
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
High-performance media specialist 7thSense Design has announced that it will open a new office based in Orlando, Florida, in addition to its current offices in Sussex, UK, and Michigan, US.
Duo of biomes planned at centre of Oman Botanic Garden
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Plans for a botanic garden sheltered beneath two biomes in the Omani desert have been unveiled by Arup, Grimshaw Architects and Haley Sharpe Design (hsd).
Outdoor play brand Timbalaya seals first franchise deal with Kuwaiti firm
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Timbalaya, the story-led adventure play IP, has announced its first project will be in Kuwait.
IAAPA 2017: Triotech and Ubisoft announce plans for Assassin's Creed VR maze
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Triotech has announced a major partnership with Ubisoft, with plans to create a virtual reality maze based on the Assassin’s Creed IP.
IAAPA 2017: David Willrich announces THEA Award winners
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) has announced the winners of the THEA Awards during the IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida.
Evergrande Group firms up shift to attractions sector with more fairytale theme parks in China
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Chinese real-estate investment group Evergrande has announced it is working on a Fairytale Theme Park in Xixian New District, Shaanxi province.
Gove seeks ‘evidence-based advice’ on zoo licensing reforms in wake of Cumbria tragedy
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
A review of the zoo licensing system is underway in the UK following the Cumbria zoo scandal which saw the death of nearly 500 animals in just four years.
     
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Michael Jackson's estate files trademark for possible museum venture
POSTED 23 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
The estate for Michael Jackson has filed a trademark application indicating future plans to open a museum attraction dedicated to the pop icon.
IAAPA 2017: Universal's Thierry Coup on taking immersive design to the next level
POSTED 22 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
The man behind Universal Studios’ most successful visitor attractions says operators looking to stay ahead of the curve must go above and beyond to deliver new levels of immersive experiences.
Continuum teams up with The Void to immerse guests in world of Star Wars
POSTED 22 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
UK attractions operator Continuum and free-roam VR company The Void are launching a Star Wars experience in London.
Ardent's Dreamworld operating at profit one year on from horror accident
POSTED 21 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Ardent Leisure, which has struggled since a tragedy at its Dreamworld park claimed four lives last year, says it has stemmed financial losses.
SeaWorld's Brian Morrow reveals design theory behind 'Experiences That Matter'
POSTED 21 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
SeaWorld creative designer Brian Morrow has lifted the lid on “Experiences That Matter”, detailing how the company’s new message affects design.
British monarchy to generate £1.77bn for economy in 2017
POSTED 21 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
The British monarchy will contribute £1.77bn (US$2.34bn, €2bn) to Britain’s economy in 2017, with tourism the biggest winner as millions visit the UK to get a glimpse of the Royal Family and their heritage.
IAAPA 17: Disney legend Joe Rohde reveals secrets to storytelling with IPs
POSTED 20 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Veteran Walt Disney Imagineer Joe Rohde has revealed his secret to storytelling in theme parks, saying that to successfully utilise an IP, attractions creators must put visitors at the centre of their own immersive fantasy world.
IAAPA 2017: Expo breaks records as 39,000 descend on Orlando
POSTED 20 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
This year’s IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida, has proved to be the organisation’s most successful show ever, with a record 39,000 people attending the landmark event.
National Aquarium worth more than US$450m to Maryland’s economy, study shows
POSTED 18 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
The National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland, is the catalyst for US$455m (€386m, £345m) in economic activity across the state every year, a new study has shown.
IAAPA 2017: Brass Ring winners announced
POSTED 17 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
IAAPA has announced its winners for this year’s Brass Ring Awards, recognising a number of companies at the annual IAAPA expo for their achievements in excellence across different parts of the industry.
Shaun the Sheep gets foothold in Japan's attractions market
POSTED 17 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Aardman has opened two Shaun the Sheep Family Farms in Japan, with one in Osaka and one in the east coast city of Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture.
IAAPA 2017: Creative force behind 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' reveals details of immersive Disney project
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Scott Trowbridge, the Disney Imagineer leading the creative vision for its Star Wars-themed projects, has revealed details of the operator’s planned Galaxy’s Edge lands, coming to California and Orlando in 2019.
IAAPA 2017 Exclusive: Frontgrid announces two new product launches
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
Frontgrid has announced the launch of two new products based on its world-first Paradrop VR attraction at the IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida. Paradrop VR - which has already sold its first unit to the Universe Science Park in Denmark - is an IP- protected, world-first attraction that enables riders to experience paragliding.
IAAPA 2017 Exclusive: 7thSense Design to open new Orlando office
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
High-performance media specialist 7thSense Design has announced that it will open a new office based in Orlando, Florida, in addition to its current offices in Sussex, UK, and Michigan, US.
Duo of biomes planned at centre of Oman Botanic Garden
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Plans for a botanic garden sheltered beneath two biomes in the Omani desert have been unveiled by Arup, Grimshaw Architects and Haley Sharpe Design (hsd).
Outdoor play brand Timbalaya seals first franchise deal with Kuwaiti firm
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Timbalaya, the story-led adventure play IP, has announced its first project will be in Kuwait.
IAAPA 2017: Triotech and Ubisoft announce plans for Assassin's Creed VR maze
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Triotech has announced a major partnership with Ubisoft, with plans to create a virtual reality maze based on the Assassin’s Creed IP.
IAAPA 2017: David Willrich announces THEA Award winners
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) has announced the winners of the THEA Awards during the IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida.
Evergrande Group firms up shift to attractions sector with more fairytale theme parks in China
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Chinese real-estate investment group Evergrande has announced it is working on a Fairytale Theme Park in Xixian New District, Shaanxi province.
Gove seeks ‘evidence-based advice’ on zoo licensing reforms in wake of Cumbria tragedy
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
A review of the zoo licensing system is underway in the UK following the Cumbria zoo scandal which saw the death of nearly 500 animals in just four years.
     
 
 
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1 to 20 of 5230 news stories
Michael Jackson's estate files trademark for possible museum venture
POSTED 23 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
The estate for Michael Jackson has filed a trademark application indicating future plans to open a museum attraction dedicated to the pop icon.
IAAPA 2017: Universal's Thierry Coup on taking immersive design to the next level
POSTED 22 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
The man behind Universal Studios’ most successful visitor attractions says operators looking to stay ahead of the curve must go above and beyond to deliver new levels of immersive experiences.
Continuum teams up with The Void to immerse guests in world of Star Wars
POSTED 22 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
UK attractions operator Continuum and free-roam VR company The Void are launching a Star Wars experience in London.
Ardent's Dreamworld operating at profit one year on from horror accident
POSTED 21 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Ardent Leisure, which has struggled since a tragedy at its Dreamworld park claimed four lives last year, says it has stemmed financial losses.
SeaWorld's Brian Morrow reveals design theory behind 'Experiences That Matter'
POSTED 21 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
SeaWorld creative designer Brian Morrow has lifted the lid on “Experiences That Matter”, detailing how the company’s new message affects design.
British monarchy to generate £1.77bn for economy in 2017
POSTED 21 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
The British monarchy will contribute £1.77bn (US$2.34bn, €2bn) to Britain’s economy in 2017, with tourism the biggest winner as millions visit the UK to get a glimpse of the Royal Family and their heritage.
IAAPA 17: Disney legend Joe Rohde reveals secrets to storytelling with IPs
POSTED 20 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Veteran Walt Disney Imagineer Joe Rohde has revealed his secret to storytelling in theme parks, saying that to successfully utilise an IP, attractions creators must put visitors at the centre of their own immersive fantasy world.
IAAPA 2017: Expo breaks records as 39,000 descend on Orlando
POSTED 20 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
This year’s IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida, has proved to be the organisation’s most successful show ever, with a record 39,000 people attending the landmark event.
National Aquarium worth more than US$450m to Maryland’s economy, study shows
POSTED 18 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
The National Aquarium in Baltimore, Maryland, is the catalyst for US$455m (€386m, £345m) in economic activity across the state every year, a new study has shown.
IAAPA 2017: Brass Ring winners announced
POSTED 17 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
IAAPA has announced its winners for this year’s Brass Ring Awards, recognising a number of companies at the annual IAAPA expo for their achievements in excellence across different parts of the industry.
Shaun the Sheep gets foothold in Japan's attractions market
POSTED 17 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Aardman has opened two Shaun the Sheep Family Farms in Japan, with one in Osaka and one in the east coast city of Sendai, Miyagi Prefecture.
IAAPA 2017: Creative force behind 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' reveals details of immersive Disney project
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Scott Trowbridge, the Disney Imagineer leading the creative vision for its Star Wars-themed projects, has revealed details of the operator’s planned Galaxy’s Edge lands, coming to California and Orlando in 2019.
IAAPA 2017 Exclusive: Frontgrid announces two new product launches
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
Frontgrid has announced the launch of two new products based on its world-first Paradrop VR attraction at the IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida. Paradrop VR - which has already sold its first unit to the Universe Science Park in Denmark - is an IP- protected, world-first attraction that enables riders to experience paragliding.
IAAPA 2017 Exclusive: 7thSense Design to open new Orlando office
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
High-performance media specialist 7thSense Design has announced that it will open a new office based in Orlando, Florida, in addition to its current offices in Sussex, UK, and Michigan, US.
Duo of biomes planned at centre of Oman Botanic Garden
POSTED 16 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Plans for a botanic garden sheltered beneath two biomes in the Omani desert have been unveiled by Arup, Grimshaw Architects and Haley Sharpe Design (hsd).
Outdoor play brand Timbalaya seals first franchise deal with Kuwaiti firm
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Timbalaya, the story-led adventure play IP, has announced its first project will be in Kuwait.
IAAPA 2017: Triotech and Ubisoft announce plans for Assassin's Creed VR maze
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Tom Anstey
Triotech has announced a major partnership with Ubisoft, with plans to create a virtual reality maze based on the Assassin’s Creed IP.
IAAPA 2017: David Willrich announces THEA Award winners
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Lauren Heath-Jones
The Themed Entertainment Association (TEA) has announced the winners of the THEA Awards during the IAAPA Attractions Expo in Orlando, Florida.
Evergrande Group firms up shift to attractions sector with more fairytale theme parks in China
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
Chinese real-estate investment group Evergrande has announced it is working on a Fairytale Theme Park in Xixian New District, Shaanxi province.
Gove seeks ‘evidence-based advice’ on zoo licensing reforms in wake of Cumbria tragedy
POSTED 15 Nov 2017 . BY Alice Davis
A review of the zoo licensing system is underway in the UK following the Cumbria zoo scandal which saw the death of nearly 500 animals in just four years.
     
 


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