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Will Universal Orlando “Face Characters” Wear Masks When They Reopen?

When Orlando theme parks reopen (and they will), there will undoubtedly be some changes that will take the public by surprise. Sure, there will be things we expect like social distancing markers and tons of signage reminding everyone to wash their hands often. However, how will parks handle their performers? We actually think we may

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Is IMG Worlds of Adventure For Sale?

It’s no secret that IMG Worlds of Adventure in Dubai is struggling. Ask anyone who’s ever set foot in one of the world’s largest indoor theme park and they’ll tell you that the place is always dead. Despite having attractions with global recognition like Marvel and Cartoon Network, it seems that the park has yet

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IMG Worlds of Adventure to Open August 31, 2016 – Interview with Falcons Creative Group VP

The world’s newest major theme park is set to open August 31, 2016 in Dubai. IMG Worlds of Adventure is a completely indoor park that combines dinosaurs, Marvel characters and the Cartoon Network brand. I got a chance to chat with Dave Schaefer, the Vice President of Falcon’s Creative Group who did the master planning

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5 Reasons Why Replacing Tower of Terror with Guardians of the Galaxy is a Terrible Idea

If there is one thing I have learned over the years, it’s that Disney theme park fans love change. Give or take, I believe the pecking order for most Disney fans goes: filing taxes, root canals, making major changes to a Disney attraction. During the 2016 San Diego Comic Con, you could practically hear the

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Marvel Theme Park Opening in August 2016

A theme park that has been in the works for nearly 10 years is finally opening its doors in August 2016. How have you never heard of a Marvel theme park before? Well that’s because IMG Worlds of Adventure has had some rocky starts before it got rolling in Dubai. In fairness, this park also

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