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Issue 5/2022: September/Oktober 2022

Topic Overview (Excerpt):

  • “Defiance”: America’s Highest Coaster in Glenwood
  • Walibi Rhône-Alpes – Water Park Becomes Exotic Island
  • Toverland: Expedition Zork
  • Marvel Avengers Campus at Walt Disney Studios Park
  • “Dr. Diabolical’s Cliffhanger“: The New Dive Coaster at Six Flags Fiesta Texas
  • Sun World Bà Nà Hills Presents New Simulator Attraction
  • The New Indoor Experience World Tegernsee Phantastisch
  • Splashway Waterpark Texas: Four Novelties & One Premiere
  • Paradise Beach: Therme Euskirchen Creates Ibiza Feeling
  • Outlook to interbad Stuttgart 2022
  • IAAPA Expo Europe 2022: London Is Calling again!
  • In Talks with: Peter van der Schans & Jakob Wahl, IAAPA
Special Features

Chasseurs de Tornades

A look at the enthusiastic faces of the visitors at the exit of “Chasseurs de Tornades” (Tornado Chasers) shows clearly that the Futuroscope team can be satisfied with what they have achieved here: the creation of an attraction that is unique worldwide, based on the prototype of a ride system developed by Dynamic Attractions and extended by live performances and special effects ...

Biberburg

On an area of more than 145,000 square metres the family leisure facility, which originally began as a fairy tale park and has been operated by Compagnie des Alpes since 2019, now offers entertainment and fun in four themed areas. In July the “Biberburg” was added as a new major attraction. At an investment cost of almost ten million euros a large flume ride was built here on an area of almost 5,000 square metres ...

More than Food

If we want to combine the classic “going out for a meal” with an experience component, the options are many and varied. In themed leisure facilities in particular, guests have a wealth of choice in terms of cuisine and entertainment. The options for making culinary offerings part of an overall experience or growing them as stand-alone attractions are numerous and so are the examples of best practice, especially in the leisure and entertainment industry ...

Lalandia

The seaside resort of Søndervig located in Jutland on the west coast of Denmark is known first and foremost for its sandy beaches and natural dune landscape. While fishing was once the primary driving economic engine of this region, tourism is now set to be the guarantor for Søndervig’s prosperity. Accordingly, the opening of Lalandia Søndervig this June represents the third location of a Lalandia vacation park in Denmark ...