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Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley Artwork Roundup

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With the latest artwork release from Universal Orlando for the new Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley expansion, we figured we’d showcase all the exciting, incredible and amazing artwork released  for all the Wizards, Muggles and Mudbloods to enjoy! More images to come as soon as we get them!

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Halloween Horror Nights 23…all the bloody details!

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Universal Orlando has released all the final details of this years Halloween Horror Nights event. After teasing us for weeks, we must say we are impressed. This year they’re going all out with zombies, zombies and more zombies. We’ve got Resident Evil, The Walking Dead, Evil Dead, and Cabin In The Woods, which all are either about zombies or feature zombies. In addition, all the scare zones are themed to The Walking Dead. We think this will be a vast improvement over last years roaming hoards of scare actors, with the return of richly detailed set pieces. We can’t wait to visit this years event. Take a look below for all the bloody details! Continue reading

Universal Orlando launches 2013 Ad Campaign

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Universal Orlando has unleashed its new advertising campaign for 2013, with the tagline “Vacation like you mean it.” It’s a great campaign that gets use excited for our next trip! We must mention our favourite ad campaign was the “Be courageous. Be Outrageous. Be Extraordinary” that debuted with The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. What’s your favourite Universal Orlando ad campaign?

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Universal Orlando Holiday Celebration 2012

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As the holiday season is quickly approaching, Universal Orlando has released details of this year’s events for both parks. The ever popular Grinchmas will return to Islands of Adventure, as well as the Macy’s Holiday Parade at Universal Studios Florida.

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All we need now is some form of Christmas overlay to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and all our holiday wishes would come true! Continue reading

"TRANSFORMERS: The Ride – 3D" Coming to Universal Orlando in Summer 2013

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The second worst kept secret in Orlando has been unveiled…Transformers: The Ride will be opening in Summer 2013 at Universal Orlando Resort. What an awesome addition to the resort! Now can we get some news about the other worst kept secret: Harry Potter Phase 2? Check out the press release for Transformers below: Continue reading

HHN 22 Details Finally Revealed

Universal Orlando finally released the much-anticipated details of Halloween Horror Nights 22 today. This year’s event will feature 7 brand new haunted houses, 3 of which are original and four of which are based off of existing properties. In a departure from past years having original storylines, many of the houses are based upon pop culture properties such as The Walking Dead & Silent Hill. Continue reading

Penn & Teller House Confirmed for HHN 22

Universal Orlando has just announced its fourth house for this year’s Halloween Horror Nights event. It’s based on Penn & Teller, the magician duo from Las Vegas. So far, every house this year is a licensed entertainment property. We’re wondering when they will announce some houses that are original creations. Check out the details below: Continue reading

Third House for HHN Announced: Alice Cooper Goes to Hell 3D

Another Halloween Horror Nights update for you: Alice Cooper Goes to Hell 3D is the newest house announcement for 2012. That brings us to three house announcements so far (The Walking Dead & Silent Hill being the others.) We don’t yet have a theme, so feel free to speculate. Once again this haunt will appear on both coasts. Check out all the details below:


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NBC TV Special on the Making of Transformers The Ride 3D

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Do you love Transformers: The Ride as much as we do? Then check out this making of special about the technical & Hollywood magic that went into bringing this epic attraction to life! We also have been hearing rumours that this will be the next attraction to open at Universal Studios Florida. Awesome! Continue reading