Issue 2/2015: March/April 2015

Topic Overview (Excerpt):

  • First HEXaFLITE Theatre Opens - 25 Years of Simtec
  • Center Parcs Woburn Forest
  • Slagharen to Open a Waterpark
  • Extraordinary Horror Hotel at MOI Park
  • Fort Fun Invests in its Future
  • The Swan - Lebyazhy Minsk: More Than Just a Water Park
  • Germany: Calypso's New AdrenaLoop Waterslide
  • Pink Jump at AquaMagis, Germany
  • Thunderbird: High-Tech Waterslide Opened at Germany's H2O Herford
  • Interview with Steve Birket, New TEA President
  • Cool Trends - 80 Years of Langnese
  • Plans for Attractions in Gran Canaria
  • Management Offensive at Freizeitpark Belantis
Special Feature
| Wanda Movie Park

The First Wanda Theme Park

The Dalian Wanda Group, founded in 1988, has been active in four important industries: real estate, luxury hotels, shopping center and the culture & tourism sector. On 20 December 2014, the group opened its first theme park in Wuhan ...

Special Feature
| EXPO Milan 2015

The Concept of the World Expo

It's that time again. Under the sonorous motto of "Feeding the Planet. Energy for Life", the World Expo returns to Milan, Italy for the first time in 109 years. With the gates set to open for 184 days on May 1st of this year, there's reason enough for us to give you a brief preview ...

Special Feature
| Kokpunkten

Bathing Fun at a Former Steam Power Station

The Swedish indoor water park is called "Kokpunkten" (Eng.:"Boiling Point"), a reference to the building's former function. Kokpunkten is located directly at the city of Västeras' yacht harbor. The building was completely gutted and all of the ...

Special Feature
| Park Report 2015

Amusement Parks in Europe

The amusement industry is booming and it was already crystal clear late last year that 2014 would come to an end as one of the most successful years ever for amusement park and attraction operators in Europe ...