Disney announces “Marvel Land” for Disneyland parks around the world
Disney annouced today that the long-rumored Marvel expansion is coming to Disney’s California Adventure at Disneyland Resort. The new expansion will be anchored by the recently opened Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout attraction.
According to Disney, this attraction will be joined by “Spider-Man and the Avengers in what will become a completely immersive Super Hero universe.” This new expansion will be opened by 2020.
“With the incredible popularity of Iron Man Experience at Hong Kong Disneyland and Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! at Disneyland Resort, we know our guests love experiencing epic action and adventure alongside the Avengers and their heroic friends,” said Bob Chapek, chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products. “We are excited to take the next step by immersing our guests in this ever-expanding universe – and this is only the beginning!”
Over at Disneyland Paris, the theme park resort will be getting a massive expansion themed after Marvel. The new expansion will include the retheming of Rock ‘n‘ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith to a new Marvel-themed attraction where riders will “team up with Iron Man and their favorite Avengers on a hyper-kinetic adventure.” Disney’s Hotel New York will be reimagined to become Disney’s Hotel New York – The Art of Marvel, the first Disney hotel to showcase the inspiring world of the Avengers, Spider-Man and more. Also kicking off this summer will be the Marvel Summer of Super Heroes from June 10 to September 30, which will feature a new stage show featuring your favorite Marvel characters. The new show will feature special effects, projections and even drones!
Hong Kong Disneyland
Hong Kong Disneyland is getting a new attraction themed after Ant-Man and The Wasp, that will allow guests to fight Arnim Zola and his army of Hydra swarm bots. This new attraction will join the Iron Man Experience, which opened in 2017 and is already the most popular attraction at the resort, according to Disney. The expansion at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort will bring a new attraction or entertainment offering almost every year through 2023.
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