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Attractions news: Dive Bahrain sinks Boeing 747 | 10...

Welcome to the blooloop briefing; a roundup of attractions news from the last seven days. In the news this week – Dive Bahrain sinks Boeing 747 to create underwater theme park; Hagrid’s Magical Creatures...

Revealing the dark side of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

The walls have been taken down at Disneyland. After years of careful preparation and planning, fans can finally experience the world of Star Wars. Despite the hype, there are certain factors that reveal the...

Attractions news: George RR Martin joins Meow Wolf pack...

Welcome to the blooloop briefing; a roundup of attractions news from the last seven days. In the news this week – George RR Martin joins the Meow Wolf pack; SeaWorld teases new #BreakTheIce coaster; more...

Economic impact assessments: exploring the effect of...

Economic Impact Assessments (EIAs) are used to examine the effect of an attraction or other leisure real estate upon the economy in a specified geographical area, normally on the immediate market place i.e....

Attractions news: Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge |...

Welcome to the blooloop briefing; a roundup of attractions news from the last seven days. In the news this week – Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge prepares for opening, Village Roadshow announce major investment...

Augmented Reality for visitor attractions: a checklist...

How can you create a successful augmented reality experience in your attraction? Start with this AR experience checklist. Whether your institution is a zoo, museum, science center or aquarium, use it as a guide...

Moving away from 3D: are theme parks going back to the...

An interesting evolution may be starting to take place within our theme parks. Could attractions be shifting away from using 3D projection technology? A few of the bigger parks have started to do so. For...

How Merlin Digital creates personal and seamless guest...

Attractions are increasingly using technology to enhance the visitor experience. From booking to departure, operators want to create personal, seamless journeys for guests. Merlin Entertainments Group is...

Attractions news: American Dream | Lionsgate | Hagrid |...

Welcome to the blooloop briefing; a roundup of attractions news from the last seven days. In the news this week – American Dream announces Fall 2019 opening, Lionsgate teases details of Novotown...

Gamified theme park apps are more than fun-hit wonders

Gamified theme park apps are increasingly popular, with features that let visitors play games and challenges and even collect rewards. However, they are more than just a distraction for those long queues. ...