Global themed entertainment design & construction company, Sanderson Group, has secured a record-breaking Inversion Coaster 10 on behalf of Movie Animation Park Studios (MAPS) in Perak, Malaysia in a bid to up the breadth of the park’s offering.
Intamin’s thrill ride is the latest addition to the park’s growing roster of state-of-the-art attractions.
Sanderson has also announced that it has increased its equity shareholding in RSG MAPS Sdn. Bhd. to 100%.
Positioned as Asia’s first animation theme park, MAPS is expected to attract over 1 million guests in its first year of operations.
The MAPS Perak theme park is positioned as Asia’s First Animation Theme Park and is expected to entertain more than 1 million visitors in its first year of operations with state-of-the-art animation based attractions with well-loved IPs such as the Smurfs, Casper, Megamind, Peabody & Sherman and BoBoiBoy.
Investment in the 52-acre theme park to date is more than RM500 million.
The developers have confirmed that MAPS is nearing completion and is expected to open in December 2016.