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Patent For Reduced Capacity Halloween Horror Nights Revealed

One of the more interesting theme park related stories to come out of 2020 was about Halloween Horror Nights intended to control capacity during a pandemic. Theme Park University reported on the idea back when the event was still a go. Before the rug got pulled out from under them, the concept was to use

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Billie Eilish Halloween Horror Nights Props Surface

Remember a few weeks ago when we told you about the Halloween Horror Nights house that was built that you’ll never get to see? That’s right, Billie Eilish had a haunted maze that was supposed to open at Halloween Horror Nights in 2020. However, due to the pandemic, not only did the event get scrapped

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Guest Settles For Undisclosed Amount Against Universal Orlando After Attraction Broke His Neck

What if I told you that Universal Orlando had an attraction that had reported 113 injuries in a 13-month timespan? Injuries included everything from scrapes and bruises to whiplash and concussions. One guy even literally broke his neck. Never heard of it? There’s a reason for that. James Bowen actually broke his neck on the

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5 Questions Answered About Universal Studio Japan’s Mario Kart: Koopa’s Challenge

With all the press images that have been released recently from Universal Studios Japan, it seems to raise more questions than it answers. With the announcement of Super Nintendo World opening on February 4, 2021, we now have more official photographs of the new land which is making fans salivate. Yet, for every “holy crap,

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BREAKING: Super Nintendo World To Open at Universal Studios Japan February 4, 2021

We finally have an opening date for Universal Studios Japan most anticipated new land: Super Nintendo World! The park recently announced that it will officially open to the public on February 4, 2021! The image above was just released by Universal Studios Japan! The colors truly pop! The centerpiece of the new land will be

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The Halloween Horror Nights House That Was Built That You’ll Never See: Billie Eilish

To say that 2020 makes no sense is an understatement. Halloween Horror Nights in Hollywood didn’t open at all (ya know, since the park has yet to open). In Orlando, HHN opened for day guests on select days. Two houses were open for the season and Beetlejuice popped in at the end due to a

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What Halloween Houses Will Open At Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights in 2021?

Now that spooky season is over, we can take a step back and look at what Universal Orlando has done for 2020. This gives us a peek into what we can expect for 2021. Will they keep the same houses as this year? Will they change them up? What about the haunts that weren’t announced?

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Universal Orlando Nixes Grinchmas Spectacular and Macy’s Holiday Parade For 2020

Yet again, we are seeing Universal Orlando pivot from their normal seasonal offerings to a modified version this holiday season. They have officially canceled the Grinchmas Spectacular as well as several other usual holiday offerings. Instead, the Who’s of Whoville will be doing their usual antics (though socially distanced) throughout Seuss Landing during the holiday

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Did Universal Orlando Deceive Guests By Opening Up The Beetlejuice Halloween Horror Nights House?

To the surprise of many, the Beetlejuice Halloween Horror Nights house opened on Halloween at Universal Orlando today. Many arrived as early as 6 am to see if the rumors were true. Indeed, the Beetlejuice house showed up on the Universal Orlando app today. Lucky guests who were there at park opening snagged a virtual

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Beetlejuice HHN Marquee Going Up At Universal Studios Florida In Preparation For Opening

We have a visual sign of progress! It looks like the Beetlejuice Marquee is being put up after park hours at Universal Studios Florida. Earlier today, barricades were put up backstage and the cast went through rehearsals. We expect this to be announced last minute to Team Members today (Friday, October 30). Thus, we believe

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