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Universal Studios Japan News

Want to keep up with the latest Universal Studios Japan news, including new attraction announcements, details of special events and updates on temporary ride closures? You've come to the right place!

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019 06:30

We can't wait for the opening of Super Nintendo World!

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 04:35

The arrival of Death Eaters for Halloween and the potential end of Dragon Challenge are among the developments you might have missed at Universal's various Wizarding Worlds....

Friday, May 08, 2015 06:22

Universal dropped a bombshell recently, revealing that Nintendo attractions are on their way. Though nothing specific has been announced yet, here's what we'd like to see from a "Nintendo Land" inside Universal Orlando Resort.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 08:47

While a lot of the big news has been focused squarely on Universal Orlando’s Diagon Alley expansion, there was another big opening for Harry Potter this month.

Hogwarts Castle concept art
Thursday, November 21, 2013 09:10

Attention may be focused on the opening of Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Florida, but two other Wizarding Worlds of Harry Potter are under construction elsewhere.

Legendary Pictures logo
Wednesday, July 10, 2013 08:05

Universal is set to acquire the rights to produce theme park attractions based on movies produced by Legendary Pictures, according to a new report.

BioHazard Live
Friday, July 05, 2013 08:28

Universal Studios Japan's Resident Evil-themed survival horror experience will debut at the park on July 19, 2013.

Tuesday, June 11, 2013 08:25

Universal Studios Japan is set to follow in the footsteps of US sister park Islands of Adventure and overhaul its Amazing Adventures of Spiderman ride.

Cars Land neon signs
Wednesday, June 05, 2013 10:20

Disney California Adventure and Universal Studios Hollywood saw huge attendance increases in 2012, boosted by the debuts of Cars Land and Transformers: The Ride - 3D respectively.

Thursday, May 30, 2013 10:47

Universal Studios Japan will host a live attraction themed around the Resident Evil videogame franchise for a limited time in summer 2013.

Ratatouille concept art
Wednesday, April 03, 2013 10:11

Summer Concert Series returns to Universal Studios Florida, Tokyo Disney Resort breaks attendance record and Ratatouille takes shapes at Walt Disney Studios, Paris.

Tokyo Disney Resort logo
Wednesday, April 03, 2013 10:03

The Tokyo Disney Resort broke its annual attendance record during 2012, pulling in 27.5 million visitors to the Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea theme parks.


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