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2010-04-28 16:53:00

SINGAPORE, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- ITEC Entertainment has launched the third and most exciting version of "Revenge of the Mummy, The Ride," one of the more technically advanced thrill rides in the theme park industry today. The newest "Mummy" experience, now in operation during the soft opening of Universal Studios Singapore at Resorts World Sentosa, combines a high adrenaline indoor coaster ride with show elements and special effects based on Universal Studios' trilogy of "Mummy" films....

2009-09-25 14:53:35

The Space Mountain ride at Disneyland has been made over for Halloween terrors, officials at the California amusement park say. The Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy, which opened its doors to the public Friday, feature's the original ride's star-spangled tunnel ride before the stars align into a skull-like face with extending skeletal arms to the sounds of a roaring creature, The Orange County Register reported. It's classic Space Mountain with a whole new look, said Steve Roach, producer of the...

2009-04-20 15:15:00

VALLEJO, Calif., April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, Northern California's only combination wildlife, oceanarium and theme park, announced today that its two-week daily Spring Break period saw its largest attendance since 2003. The great value and close-to-home entertainment escape proved to be a hit with families and thrill seekers alike. "Our guests recognize that Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is the ideal place to spend quality time with family, enjoy a...

2009-03-24 08:00:00

ARLINGTON, Texas, March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Six Flags Over Texas, the Entertainment Capital of Texas, and the parent company's flagship park, announced today that Spring Break Out saw its largest one week attendance in the history of the event. The great value and close-to-home entertainment escape proved to be a hit with families and thrill seekers alike over the week of March 14-22. Six Flags Over Texas extended hours all week long for headline entertainment including live and local...

2008-08-05 06:00:29

It's no joke. If you're in line to ride THE DARK KNIGHT Coaster at Six Flags parks in Gurnee, Illinois or Jackson, New Jersey, you can step into the dark side with The Joker and his henchmen. Through technical wizardry from Total Immersion (www.t-immersion.com), the global leader in augmented reality, queue lines have become part of THE DARK KNIGHT Coaster experience. Now open at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey, near Trenton, and Six Flags Great America, in Gurnee,...

2008-07-20 12:00:12

Batman's joust with the Joker has set another box office record. Stoked by fan fever over the manic performance of the late Heath Ledger as the Joker, "The Dark Knight" set a one-day box office record with $66.4 million on opening day, Warner Bros. head of distribution Dan Fellman said Saturday from Los Angeles. The movie's Friday haul surpassed the previous record of $59.8 million set last year by "Spider-Man 3.""The Dark Knight" might break the opening-weekend record of $151.1 million,...

2006-04-13 10:57:54

By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - A 49-year-old German woman died after riding a rocket simulator at Walt Disney World's Epcot theme park in Florida, the second person to die in less than a year after riding on Mission: SPACE, state officials said on Thursday. State regulators said Disney had told them the woman, who died Wednesday evening, may have had some prior health problems including high blood pressure and chronic headaches. Disney did not identify the woman, and...

2006-04-13 11:03:31

By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - A 49-year-old German woman died after riding a rocket simulator at Walt Disney World's Epcot theme park in Florida, the second person to die in less than a year after riding on Mission: SPACE, state officials said on Thursday. State regulators said Disney had told them the woman, who died Wednesday evening, may have had some prior health problems including high blood pressure and chronic headaches. Disney did not identify the woman, and...

2006-04-13 11:00:00

By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Florida -- A 49-year-old German woman died after riding a rocket simulator at Walt Disney World's Epcot theme park in Florida, the second person to die in less than a year after riding on Mission: SPACE, state officials said on Thursday. State regulators said Disney had told them the woman, who died Wednesday evening, may have had some prior health problems including high blood pressure and chronic headaches. Disney did not identify the woman, and authorities did...