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Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi

by theparklifekid » Fri Mar 03, 2017 10:13 am

Haven't managed to find a topic for this but stated to open in late 2018 is Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi, an upcoming indoor theme park located on Yas Island.

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Construction commenced in 2015 and is moving steadily ever since
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The rides at the park include 2 rollercoasters, 1 flume ride, 6 movie based dark rides ( 3D /4D ) and 10 other family friendly attractions.
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Anyway, Miral, the Abu Dhabi Government-backed company bringing the indoor theme park to the capital, said delivery and installation of rides had started.

"Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi marks an important step in the development of Yas Island as a complete leisure and entertainment destination, and we can’t wait to share it with the world," said Mohammed Al Zaabi, chief executive of Miral. "We’re very delighted to see the park coming together and on track for the 2018 launch."
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Re: Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi

by Chris » Sat Mar 04, 2017 12:54 pm

Hmm wonder what the coasters will be like.

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Re: Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi

by theparklifekid » Fri Apr 28, 2017 10:03 am

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The entrance plaza

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The Flintstones area.

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Part of the Cartoon Junction area.

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Hall of Justice area for presumably a Justice League ride.

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Gotham City.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZeYrfPoqL-U
Along with this, they released a time lapse video of the parks construction so far.

All is apparently on track and the park is expected to open next year.
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Re: Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi

by Chris » Sun Apr 30, 2017 6:09 pm

It looks nice, but hope it offers something IMG doesn't. I find that the indoor parks can lose their immersiveness as you are constantly looking at a roof.
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by theparklifekid » Mon May 01, 2017 8:08 am

Agreed, there's rumours that done of the main coasters will be a Sierra Sidewinder clone, one of which can already be found at IMG. Im hoping they might theme the roofs and room off the different areas, but I wouldn't get my hopes up.
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Re: Warner Bros World Abu Dhabi

by theparklifekid » Fri May 12, 2017 2:18 pm

[Image link removed at the request from the contractor behind the development]

Quick update, but someone on themeparx found a picture of some workers inside the park, whats interesting is that track for a Vekoma suspended coaster (rumoured to be a clone of Freedom Flyer) is in the background!

Hopefully this means that construction is moving swiftly and will be on track for a 2018 opening!
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