Tagged: china

Massive Global 100 Theme Park Rising in China

China is quietly building a $6 billion, 420-acre theme park in southern China. And not surprisingly, the designs for the movie-inspired Global 100 theme park look amazing. Global 100 is under construction in Haikou, the capital and most populous city of...

Amazing Glimpse of Shanghai Disneyland Park

Today, Disney chairman and CEO, Bob Iger released an exciting glimpse of the under-construction Shanghai Disney Resort and the six themed lands that will comprise the Shanghai Disneyland theme park. At a media preview for the resort, Iger revealed a scale model...

Universal Theme Park and Resort Planned for Beijing

In a press release today, Comcast NBCUniversal, parent company of Universal Parks and Resorts announced the approval of a new Universal Theme Park to be built in Beijing. Development of a world-class Universal theme park in Beijing has been approved...

Take a Spin on Gravity Group’s New Chinese Coaster

The brand new Hotgo Park in Liaoning, China is home to The Gravity Group’s latest wooden creation, “High Heat.” The twisted wooden coaster stretches 4,000 feet and features a top speed of 58 mph. Take a spin on the custom terrain coaster...

Six Flags Branded Theme Parks to Open in China

Earlier this year, we told you about Six Flags’ plans to expand into Asia with the opening of their Dubai park in 2017. Six Flags has their eyes on expansion again. Six Flags, the world’s largest regional theme park company,...

Four New Gravity Group Coasters for China

Today, the Gravity Group announced that FOUR new wood coasters are headed to China.  Well under construction, a fantastic wooden roller coaster is underway at Fantawild Zhuzhou which will open in 2014.  Hot on its heels, a custom terrain coaster...

Coasters-101: How does a 4D coaster work?

In this edition of Coasters-101 we’ll answer the question: how does a 4D coaster work. A new 4th dimension roller coaster from S&S Worldwide, called Dinoconda, is opening this year at China Dinosaurs Park in Changzhou, Jiangsu, China. This is only...

Premier to Build Tallest Indoor Coaster

Premier has been chosen to build the tallest indoor coaster in the world, which happens to be inside what will be the largest mixed-use development project in the world, the Great Mall of China (clever name, right?). The press release from...