Issue 3|2013

Issue 3/2013: May/June 2013

Overview of Topics (Excerpt):

  • Tempel X-pedition - The New Interactive Dark Ride at Legoland Deutschland
  • "Huracan" Opened at Bellewaerde Park
  • Chessington World of Adventures: An African Safari in Surrey, England
  • Moving into the Future: LDC Opens in Oberhausen, Germany
  • The World's Tallest StarFlyer Opened at Gröna Lund
  • Outlaw Run: Superlatives Included!
  • The New Future World in the Kristall Palm Beach Universe
  • Alpamare Pfäffikon: Facelift for the Legendary Cobra Slide
  • Vulcania: A Journey to Earth's Volcanic Legends
  • Prehistoric Aquarium Fascinates Visitors in Poland
  • Gastronomy/F&B: Creating Moments of Consumption

 

Special Features

Darkride-O-Mania

Also theme parks regarded dark rides as the ideal means for telling a story in the most consistent possible way, in an environment that is fully controllable and impervious to outside weather and lighting situations ...

A Ski Resort in the Ruhr Area

Following a five-year creative phase including a construction phase lasting nine months, Jever Skihalle opened in Neuss, Germany in January of 2001. As the central part of the allrounder mountain resort, Jever Skihalle features some 22,000 square meters of ski slope fun, two T-bar lifts and one four-seater lift, providing skiing and sledding adventure 365 days a year ...

OvaVerva St. Moritz

The last public indoor swimming pool in St. Moritz was closed years ago having fallen into disrepair. Now, after numerous attempts and following years of negotiations, the time for a new indoor swimming pool facility has finally come ...

3D Projection Mapping

Under the academic name "Spatial Augmented Reality" or simply "Video Mapping", experiments have been conducted for years now involving the projection of images onto surfaces and objects that are not flat ...