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Universal Opens Diagon Alley – Your Move Disney?

Today marked the opening of Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando and, as expected, Potter and theme park fans showed up in droves. As I am writing this, the line for Harry Potter and the Escape From Gringotts is at 7.5 hours and counting. Across the board, myself included, most are saying it’s the most immersive

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Is Disney Losing The Theme Park Wars?

At a recent trade show in Las Vegas, Comcast’s CEO Brian Roberts (who currently is in charge of Universal Parks and Resorts, amongst other things) was quoted as saying, “We’re doubling down on theme parks. We think that there is a lot of ‘there’ there in the theme-park business for many years to come and

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Looking Back: Universal’s We Will Win 2003

Peek behind the curtain on an employee pep rally Universal would hold every year. Bob Gault lead the charge to get his team fired up about working for the theme park during an extremely challenging time.

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