Disney, Universal Get New Theme Park competition from Sony

Disney, Universal Get New Theme Park competition from Sony

Sony Pictures Entertainment (SNEJF) It is famous all over the world for its popular movies like Ghostbusters, Jumanji and in recent years, Emoji.

Sony wants to build on its world-famous brand and plans to do so by adding immersive experiences to its brand that consumers want. Disney (dis) and Universal Studios (CMCSA) You’ve already been doing this for years, and now Sony Pictures is jumping on board.

Disney operates theme parks around the world in the United States, Japan, France and China. Universal Studios operates worldwide in the United States, Japan, Singapore, China and Spain. The two theme park giants are already facing massive competition from Six Flags Entertainment (six) and Cedar Fair (cheerful) With their rollercoaster-filled parks in coast to coast in the United States.

Pandemic offers Sony a new opportunity

Sony is now joining the ranks to compete with Disney and Universal with the first fully cinematic themed theme park set to open.

Sony has launched a conversion of the former website of Cartoon Network (WBD) Amazon Water Park in Na Chom Thien, Thailand, in the first amusement park. Cartoon Network’s Amazone Water Park opened in 2014, but stopped operating during the COVID-19 pandemic. It then announced that it would no longer operate as Cartoon Network Amazone and would be reinvented as Columbia Pictures Aquaverse with attractions revolving around Sony Pictures movies.

What will come?

The pandemic has delayed a lot of projects, and Sony Pictures theme park is no different. The opening of the Columbia Pictures Aquaverse, which was delayed due to the coronavirus outbreak, is still preparing attractions for its guests.

The attractions that will come next are Bad Boys, Cloudy with A Chance of Meatballs, and Zombieland. The Go-Kart race track assigned to Bad Boys is still in the works. Cloudy with a chance of meatballs it would be a lazy river and a huge pool with three huge TV screens. The Zombieland Zone will experience a series of terrifying waterslides.

The Ghostbusters Zone consists of three rounds, the Proton Stream, the Ghost Trap Adventure, and the Slimer Speed ​​Racer. Proton Stream is a fully enclosed 75-foot-high water dome slide, the first and only of its kind in the world. Ghost Trap is a 360-foot water ride that takes terrifying turns and spins through three different ghost traps. Slimer Speed ​​takes two guests on an epic vertical water slide that reaches speeds of up to 30 miles per hour.

Jumanji Zone is a group of water slides, including Jaguar Mountain, which sends riders 55 feet towards the widening mouth of Jaguar. The Jungle Stampede is a water slide that runs through a water tunnel and shoots riders out of the mouth of a hippo at the end. The Viper has unexpected twists and turns that may drop you at an unexpected time, so be alert when riding this waterslide.

Hotel Transylvania is a kid-friendly water park with more than 100 water features such as sprinklers, foundations, and nine slides. This themed waterfront area features tons of photo shoots with Dracula and the gang!

Surfs Up is a great place for thrill seekers. If you have not surfed the internet before, this is a great way to try it out while enjoying the continuous streaming to allow you to get as many tricks as possible. There is also a professional surf coach to help guide you. If you are an experienced surfer, this is a great way to master some of your tube moves.

Emoji Movie Mini Golf is a great way to take a break from all the excitement and anxiety of riding some exhilarating rides in the Aquaverse. Emoji Movie Mini Golf features 9 holes of fun as paddles make their way across the themed miniature course.

Sony Pictures Entertainment is headquartered in California, but when it had the opportunity to start its amusement park business, Sony took advantage of the turnkey real estate option in Thailand. With Cartoon Network Amazone Water Park not running due to COVID-19, it was an excellent opportunity for Sony Pictures to make the leap.

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