Archive For The “Extra! Extra!” Category

U.S. patent granted to Lagotronics Projects’ GameChanger

By | April 8, 2020

In 2016, Lagotronics Projects introduced their new ride concept ‘the GameChanger’: a rotating interactive dark ride, which is the first of its kind in the leisure industry! The first GameChanger worldwide opened in Shimao’s Max Wonder Park, China. Since then every year a new GameChanger has been installed, with the most recent installation of a […]

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Extreme Engineering provides PPE face shields to support the fight against COVID-19

By | April 7, 2020

Extreme Engineering manufactures face shields as PPE gear demands are ramping up.  Extreme Engineering, an industry leader in engineering design, has collaborated with one of their strategic partners to manufacture protective face shields in support of the high demands with PPE gear.  This protective shield, called “Extreme PPE Shield,” is now available to order through […]

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Massivit 3D contributes to battling the COVID-19 pandemic, producing high quality 3D printed personal protection equipment in record time

By | April 7, 2020

LOD, Israel — Massivit 3D Printing Technologies, the leading provider of large format 3D printing solutions, has announced its global contribution to the combat against the COVID-19 pandemic. By dedicating its resources and mobilizing its network of over 100 customers and distributors worldwide, high quality, ergonomic PPE Face Shields have been conceived and produced to address […]

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Polin: We’re all in this together

By | April 7, 2020

We remain in this together. We will overcome this together. We all belong here. We are all connected. And we complete one another.  This is the only way to sustain life just like it is in nature.  Stay hopeful! Stay positive! Stay connected!  We look forward to a future of fun and smiles and memorable […]

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Gateway Ticketing Systems’ Webinar Wednesdays series is exactly what you need right now

By | April 7, 2020

GILBERTSVILLE, Pa. — Gateway Ticketing Systems wants to help unite the attractions industry and help venues continue to deliver their very best Guest Experience, despite the coronavirus crisis. Accordingly, the world-leader in ticketing, admission control and revenue generating solutions for the attractions industry created a webinar series, Webinar Wednesdays, to help industry professionals do just that.  “It […]

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Larry Breitenstein of Chance Rides passes

By | April 6, 2020

It is with great sadness that Chance Rides informs us of the passing of Larry Breitenstein. He passed away on March 15, 2020 after a long health battle. Larry has been a vital team member of Chance Rides for over 20 years as part of the Sales Team. Please keep Larry’s family in your thoughts […]

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Blackpool Pleasure Beach launches new gift bundles for anyone missing the park

By | April 6, 2020

The UK’s favourite amusement park, Blackpool Pleasure Beach, has announced a range of gift packs for fans who are missing the attraction during lockdown. These two bundles have been developed so that fans can keep their spirits up, and enthusiasm high whilst staying at home. Both bundles contain sweet treats and some fun merchandise that […]

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Space Center Houston closed until further notice

By | April 3, 2020

HOUSTON — In response to the latest city, state and federal guidelines, we have decided to extend Space Center Houston’s closure to the general public until further notice. The health and safety of our guests, employees, volunteers and local community is our utmost priority.   Though our facility is closed, we will continue our work bringing Space Center […]

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Date & venue change for Asia Amusement & Attractions Expo

By | April 3, 2020

Since the COVID-19 outbreak, Asia Amusement & Attractions Expo organizing committee has kept a close watch on its development, as well as related policies worldwide in order to make sound and scientific assessment of the situation in time. In light of the recent pandemic and the increasing uncertainties in overseas travel, in order to avoid […]

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A free Special COVID-19 Edition of Amusement Today is available now!

By | April 2, 2020

The Special COVID-19 Edition digital issue showcases the strength of the industry in these challenging times: Industry voices offer their thoughts on what lies ahead Theme parks find silver linings during the shutdowns Manufacturer’s and suppliers forge on Insurance, finance companies find solutions Industry organizations guide members Family-owned parks display hope Carnivals, midways strive onward […]

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