Tag Archives: Sally Corporation

5 Things We Know about the Walking Dead Ride

To get the inside scoop on the new Walking Dead ride, I was able to catch up with the Creative Director at the Sally Corporation Rich Hill. As it turns out, the top brass at the AMC Network was scoping out the vendors at the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) in 2014.

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Sally Corporation to Preview new The Walking Dead Ride at IAAPA 2015

On Monday, November 9, I received an unannounced package from the Sally Corporation. Once I opened the box, I found this mysterious burlap sack wrapped in twine. The bag had a small spattering of blood on it and inside was a map of my home state of Georgia. What made me more curious was a central location

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Rich Hill – Senior Designer for Sally Corporation Interview for Theme Park University Radio

In our latest episode of Theme Park University Radio, we interview Rich Hill from Sally Corporation who was in the middle of designing Justice League: Battle for Metropolis. In our interview we discuss what it was like pulling off the biggest dark ride project in the history of Six Flags parks as well as other

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An Interview With Rich Hill Artistic Director For Sally Corporation On Creating Justice League: Battle For Metropolis

Sally Corporation is creating one of the most anticipated attractions of 2015, Justice League: Battle for Metropolis 4D. Appearing in Six Flags St. Louis and Six Flags Over Texas, this will by far be the most immersive dark ride ever seen inside of a Six Flags park. Last week, Sally Corporation’s CEO John Wood unveiled their Joker

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IAAPA Overview 2014 Part One

After walking around the floor at the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions for two days, I’m exhausted.  IAAPA is the place where companies who design and build theme parks and attractions sell their wares to big dogs like Disney and Universal and the way down to small go-cart parks and arcades. It was

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Scream in the Dark Pays Tribute To Classic Dark Rides With Modern Twist

One of the favorite aspects of my job is finding attractions I never knew existed and displaying them here on Theme Park University.  I love just surfing the web and stumbling across an attraction I had never even heard of and then contacting the company who made it and learning all about it. For example,

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Six Flags To Brings Dark Rides Back With Justice League: Battle For Metropolis

Six Flags, primarily known for thrill rides and roller coasters is finally bringing new dark rides back into Six Flags St. Louis and Six Flags Over Texas with Justice League: Battle For Metropolis. Instead of strolling in with a simple family fun attraction, they are kicking down the door with guns blazing. Seriously, I haven’t

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Clifton Hill Attractions Add Value to Niagara Falls

Like it or not, wherever there is natural beauty in North America, not too far away are tourist attractions that seem to follow. In the case of Niagara Falls, Canada, Clifton Hill serves as the nucleus of most attractions outside of the raging rapids. Over the years, Clifton Hill has seen tons of attractions come

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