Six Flags’ Future in Dubai Is Now Uncertain

In a drawback to its international expansion plans, a Six Flags theme park that was supposed to open late next year in Dubai is now under review by its struggling owner, executives from Six Flags Entertainment said Wednesday. DXB Entertainments, which owns the Dubai Parks and Resorts complex where the new Six Flags is under construction, has posted losses as attendance failed to…

Dubai’s JBR opens three new entertainment attractions

Dubai’s Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) has announced the opening of three new entertainment attractions. TEPfactor, 3D Blacklight Minigolf and Countdown Challenge are located on the plaza level of Bahra 1. TEPfactor is an adventure experience featuring 21 challenges to test players’ skills including puzzles, balancing acts and team challenges. It is open to teams of…

For museums, AR is the next frontier

MAE JEMISON, THE first woman of color to go into space, stood in the center of the room and prepared to become digital. Around her, 106 cameras captured her image in 3-D, which would later render her as a life-sized hologram when viewed through a HoloLens headset. Jemison was recording what would become the introduction for…

Cartoon Network entertainment park opening in Bali

By CHESTER CHIN JUN. 28, 2018 Your favorite Cartoon Network characters are going to Bali, Indonesia, and they’re bringing to the island its largest waterpark. The 4.3ha entertainment park – a joint collaboration between Turner Asia Pacific and MAJ Group – is scheduled to open in 2020. In addition to an indoor entertainment centre, the project…