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Universal Pokemon Theme Park Project Officially in Development

Universal Studios Japan and The Pokemon Company announced a new collaborative partnership today that will allow these two companies to "jointly explore groundbreaking entertainment that will immerse guests into the world of Pokémon with innovative technology and creativity beginning in 2022".

Super Nintendo World Expanding With New Donkey Kong area

Super Nintendo Land is getting its first BIG expansion with a brand new Donkey Kong-themed area that will feature a roller coaster, lush jungle environments and more!

Report Released Outlining Top Ride Construction Costs Vs Budget Of Film They Are Based On

Have you ever wondered how much the top theme park rides based on a film cost to construct? Also, how much did the attraction cost to build versus the original film budget?...

IAAPA Report Suggests Social Distancing Can Be Reduced to 3ft at Theme Parks IF Face Coverings Are Still Worn

IAPPA and The University of Central Florida (UCF) have released their findings regarding social distancing...

Universal Studios Japan to Close April 25 Due to Rise in COVID-19 Variant Cases

Universal Studios Japan will be closing back down very soon due to a state of emergency in the Osaka region t

44% Said 'Yes' To Vaccine Passports For Theme Parks In Latest Big Debate

Here are the results from our latest Big Debate on COVID-19 Vaccine Passports and theme parks...

Big Debate - COVID-19 Vaccine Passports For Theme Parks, Yes or No?

Let us know what you think about Vaccine passports by voting in our latest Big Debate...

Super Nintendo World SOFT OPENS At Universal Studios Japan

Guests are certainly in for a treat at Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios Japan...

Super Nintendo World Opening at Universal Studios Japan is Postponed

Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios Japan will now not open on February 4...

Big Debate - Would You Want To Ride The New Patented Stand-Up B&M Coaster?

Have your say about the newly patented B&M Stand-up coaster in our latest Big Debate...

Super Nintendo World Officially Opening February 4, 2021

After several months of delays due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, Universal has announced that the much-anticipated Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios Japan will officially open in just a few months on February 4, 2021! In addition to the release date, some new information about what guests can

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