Issue 1/2017: January/February 2017

Topic Overview (Excerpt):

  • "Ghostbusters 5D": New Interactive Family Adventure at Heide Park, Germany
  • Plans for new LEGOLAND New York unveiled
  • Family Fun at IMG Worlds of Adventure, the world's largest indoor theme park
  • Unique Snow Park in Oman to open in 2017
  • New Waterslide World opened at Switzerland's Säntispark
  • Bathai - Tropical Spa with East Asian Flair in Austria's Wörgler Wasserwelt
  • IAAPA Expo 2016 Review
  • Technology news: VR in the Waterpark Industry, a smart watch for theme parks, new Media Server for High-Resolution Images
Special Feature
| CircuMotion®

Unique 360° Experience

In contrast to many "motion dome" theaters installed up to now, CircuMotion genuinely combines a 360° projection with a circular simulation platform and correspondingly arranged seats. With this model the standard equipment of the simulation platform includes four degrees of freedom (4-DOF). It can rotate ...

Special Feature
| IMG Worlds Dubai

The Mega Theme Park in Dubai

Where there was once talk of a whole series of new amusement parks (remember the plans for Universal Studios Dubai?) at the "DubaiLand" entertainment complex, today there is still only one: IMG Worlds of Adventure, which opened in the summer of 2016 as the home of the world's largest indoor ...

Special Feature
| Trade Shows 2016

interbad & IAAPA Expo Review

Our editorial team was present at the interbad 2016 in Stuttgart and at the IAAPA Expo in Orlando. Read our detailed trade show report to learn more about the latest novelties and trends that have been presented at the international trade fair for swimming pools, sauna and spas and at the world's largest show for theme parks & attractions ...

Special Feature
| Säntispark

New Waterslide World Open

The new waterslide world at Switzerland's Säntispark is already an eye-catcher entering the area thanks to its wide variety of interesting elements. The slide hall and the light gray pipes are illuminated in every conceivable color with futuristic lighting combined with musical ...