Universal's theme parks saw a major boost in visitor numbers during 2010, helping to close the gap on industry leader Disney.
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Comcast has confirmed that it is to take full control of the Universal Orlando Resort, buying The Blackstone Group's 50 percent stake for $1.025 billion.
A new report claims that Comcast has agreed to buy The Blackstone Group's 50 percent stake in Universal Orlando, giving it complete ownership of the resort.
The Universal Orlando Resort has confirmed that it will open a new attraction based on the animated movie Despicable Me in 2012, in addition to overhauling The Amazing Adventures of Spiderman ride.
The popularity of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter enabled the Universal Orlando Resort to increase attendance by 68% year-on-year during the first quarter of 2011.
Universal Orlando has reopened the Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls attraction at Islands of Adventure, more than two months after a fire forced its closure.
Universal Orlando has announced that it achieved a 20% increase in full-year attendance for 2010, boosted by the opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
The Triceratops Discovery Trail attraction at Universal Orlando's Islands of Adventure could return for the busy Spring Break period, according to a report.
Universal Orlando has again closed the Triceratops Discovery Trail attraction at Islands of Adventure, after a trial reopening period ran its course.
Universal Orlando has confirmed that Dudley Do-Right's Ripsaw Falls will be out of action for several weeks at Islands of Adventure, as fire damage is assessed and repaired.
A fire broke out on the Dudley Do-Right’s Ripsaw Falls attraction at Universal Orlando's Islands of Adventure on New Years Day, forcing the evacuation of the ride and the surrounding Toon Lagoon area.
The return of the Triceratops Discovery Trail attraction at Universal Orlando's Islands of Adventure is only "temporary" for now, according to the company.