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What Universal Parks Projects Are Paused, Still Moving Forward and Could Be Cancelled

With the announcement on Thursday from Comcast that Universal’s Epic Universe is “paused”, many are saying the project is toast. Even more interesting, what happens to other parks and attractions that were either in development and under construction? Let’s break it down from what we know, what we’ve heard and our predictions. First of all,

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Could Universal Orlando Be Considering Closing Two Days A Week?

Running a theme park during a pandemic is a challenge to say the least. Multiple operational adjustments have been made in order to keep guests as safe as possible. In addition, we are starting to see operational changes. Which could mean for Universal Orlando, closing two days a week in the near future. Keep in

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Now That Halloween Horror Nights Is Canceled At Universal Orlando – What’s Next?

Now that Halloween Horror Nights has been officially canceled for 2020 at Universal Orlando, what does it mean? Will the same houses just transfer over to 2021? How does it affect other seasonal events like Mardi Gras and Grinchmas? Today we take a look at the domino effect canceling this event will potentially have at

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BREAKING: Halloween Horror Nights in Orlando and Hollywood Has Been Cancelled

We can’t believe it either. However, due to the current pandemic, Halloween Horror Nights has been canceled at Universal Studios Florida and Universal Studios Hollywood. This news comes as a surprise because even as late as last week, Universal Orlando put out a casting call outside the company to hire scare actors for the event.

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Universal Orlando’s Horror Make Up Show Recreated in Miniature by Mega Fan

If you’ve never seen The Horror Make Up Show at Universal Studios Florida, have you really even been to the park? It still stands as the heartbeat of the park and is an absolute must see every time I visit. Now, a super fan has taken the show and shrunk it down to the tiniest

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Is Halloween Horror Nights Orlando Happening in 2020? (Plus Other Updates)

We’ve all seen the case count in Florida surge over the past week. It has set records day after day. We know that Halloween events around Orlando have already been canceled like Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Dark Horizon. Does that mean Halloween Horror Nights will call it quits as well? Will it be a

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Universal Orlando Releases Statement Regarding Company Layoffs

Earlier we were the first to break a story about Universal Orlando laying off hundreds of employees. As it turns out, our sources were right. The company has released the following statement: We are working to structure and strengthen our business for the future in anticipation of the tourism industry taking time to fully recover. In

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BREAKING: Hundreds of Employees at Universal Orlando Are Laid Off

Editor’s Note: Universal Orlando has released an official statement about the layoffs that happened today. Click here for that story. The ax started chopping pretty hard today at Universal Orlando. We started getting reports this morning that layoffs were happening in various departments around the resort. As the day progressed, it seems no park or

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Universal Studios Florida Horror Make-Up Show Updated To Include Social Distancing Laughs

Listen, I know the new hotness at Universal Orlando Resort is the Bourne Stuntacular. It raises the bar for what a stunt show should be and you should absolutely see it. However, during my visit to Universal Studios Florida yesterday I decided to stop in on what I consider to be the funniest theme park

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Bourne Stuntacular Brings Universal Orlando Screen Attractions To New Level

Universal Orlando has quietly opened their newest attraction: The Bourne Stuntacular. As of the writing of this article, the show is currently in technical rehearsals (and thus may close at any time). Earlier this morning, we got a first look at the show that replaced Terminator 2: 3D. Overall, it went beyond our expectations. Overall,

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