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Transformers Megatron Gets New Universal Studios Figure from Hasbro

Transformers Megatron Gets New Universal Studios Figure from Hasbro

Megatron is coming to life straight from the Transformers: The Ride-3D from Universal Studios The iconic Transformers character is getting a new 8.5-inch figure from Hasbro He will feature Universal Studios inspired deco and will be able to convert from robot to truck in 30 steps Megatron will get 2 accessories that are perfect for[...]

Super Nintendo Worlds Opening Has Been Delayed Indefinitely

Super Nintendo World's Opening Has Been Delayed Indefinitely

In case you weren't already aware, this is going to be a Nintendo-themed park that will be part of Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka that was going to be a part of the 2020 Olympic Games The Olympics were already put on hold due to COVID-19, but it looked like the park was going[...]

Universal Studios Japan and Florida Set Their Reopening Dates

Universal Studio's Japan and Florida Set Their Reopening Dates

After a three month shut down Universal Studios Japan will reopen to annual ticket holders residing in the Osaka Prefecture on June 8th, according to Kyodo News Universal Studios Japan LLC will gradually list restrictions to allow the general Osaka Prefecture populace to visit the popular park on June 15th After that, people residing in the[...]

All Eight Harry Potter Movies Are On HBO Max Right Now

All Eight Harry Potter Movies Are On HBO Max Right Now

That has not waned interest in the franchise at all, as sequel series Fantastic Beasts is prepping a third film (and will also be available on HBO Max), the Wizarding World of Harry Potter continues to sort people into houses, and the theme parks located in California and Florida at Universal Studios pack in visitors[...]

Halloween Horror Nights Film Coming From Blumhouse

Halloween Horror Nights Film Coming From Blumhouse?

Halloween Horror Nights is an annual haunted house takeover of Universal Studios in California and Florida The theme parks host mazes and haunted houses based on iconic horror IP like Ghostbusters and Halloween, and original concepts as well People travel from all over the world to visit these events, and they are some of the[...]

Super Nintendo World Will Be Part of Universal Orlandos Epic Universe

Super Nintendo World Will Be Part of Universal Orlando's Epic Universe

If you're psyched about Super Nintendo World, but won't be making a trip to Japan anytime soon to see it, we've got some good news for you. Comcast executives confirmed on a recent earnings call that Super Nintendo World will be a part of Universal Orlando's new theme park, Universal's Epic Universe, which is slated […]

Lauren Looks Back: The Mummy (1932)

Lauren Looks Back: "The Mummy" (1932)

Universal Studios The Mummy needs no introduction This pre-code horror film is typically grouped in with Universal's other classic horror movies, including Dracula, Frankenstein, and The Creature From the Black Lagoon The plot is simple - in 1921 the tomb of Im-Ho-Tep is uncovered It is revealed that Im-Ho-Tep was condemned and buried alive Along[...]

Universal Studios Conjures Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle

Universal Studios Conjures Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle

Universal Studios has conjured up an all-new nighttime event at their Wizarding World of Harry Potter themepark area which will see the infamous Dark Mark of He-Who-Shall-Not-Be-Named front and center on Hogwarts Castle.There isn't much information about the new nighttime show, but the official announcement of the new visual entertainment from Universal Studios sounds pretty[...]

NBC Drives Stake into Midnight Texas &#8211 Universal Vows to Raise It from the Dead

NBC Drives Stake into Midnight, Texas – Universal Vows to Raise It from the Dead

Not long after the news broke, Midnight, Texas owner Universal Studios announced it would try to shop the show to another network or streaming service.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BJoRlWFde-IMidnight, Texas was based on a trilogy of novels by Charlaine Harris, the creator of Sookie Stackhouse and the True Blood series The books were actually set in the same universe as HBO's True[...]

Cast of Stranger Things Does Halloween Horror Nights Maze

Cast of Stranger Things Does Halloween Horror Nights Maze

They're fans of things, they're nerds, they have social media accounts that reflect this, and they too like doing Halloween things.Specifically, to kick off the Halloween Horror Nights event at Universal Studios Hollywood, Gaten Matarazzo (Dustin Henderson), Caleb McLaughlin (Lucas Sinclair), Sadie Sink (Max Mayfield) and Priah Ferguson (Erica Sinclair) walked through the Stranger Things[...]

Michael Myers Returns to Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios

Michael Myers Returns to Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios

Michael Myers is making his return to Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios in Hollywood and Orlando A Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers maze will be part of this year's mega-popular series of mazes and haunted houses.Of course, Halloween 4 was the film that saw Michael return after seemingly being killed at the[...]


Universal Studios Japan is Getting a Limited-Time Final Fantasy Ride

Universal Studios Japan is Getting a Limited-Time Final Fantasy Ride

Universal Studios Japan is getting a VR experience ride set in the world of Final Fantasy which will be available for a limited time from launch until June.The ride, titled Final Fantasy XR, has you putting on a virtual reality helmet and watching Final Fantasy type things like an epic flashy fight or a magitek Empire[...]

Universal Studios Japan Releases A Final Fantasy XR Trailer

Universal Studios Japan Releases A Final Fantasy XR Trailer

Its only 15 seconds long, but Universal Studios Japan want to hype you up about the new ride they have coming featuring Final Fantasy If you're not privy to the new Final Fantasy XR ride, the short version is that starting on June 24th, you'll have a ride in their park that will transport you[...]

Universal Orlando Offers Dinner With Marvel Superheroes In December

Universal Orlando Offers Dinner With Marvel Superheroes In December

Starting December 7, visitors to Orlando's Universal Studios theme park will have the opportunity to eat dinner with their favorite Marvel superheroes It's like a Brian Bendis comic come to life! The new attraction was announced on Universal's blog, with the theme park noting that "with great power comics great responsibility.. and great hunger."And in[...]

Take A Look At Universal Orlandos Fast &#038 Furious: Supercharged Ride

Take A Look At Universal Orlando's Fast & Furious: Supercharged Ride!

Opening Spring of 2018, the Fast & Furious – Supercharged ride will be the latest thrill ride to join Universal Studios, Orlando From a press release about the ride: "Fast & Furious is a global phenomenon and one of the highest-grossing film franchises of all time Millions of people from all over the world have been captivated[...]

The Bride Of Frankenstein Starts Production Early Next Year

The Bride Of Frankenstein Starts Production Early Next Year

The Mummy did not exactly do well at the domestic box office but internationally it did well enough. Universal has made enough money to justify going ahead with the sequels. One of those is going to be Bride of Frankenstein, due out in 2019, with Beauty and the Beast director Bill Condon behind the wheel. […]

Nintendo May Have Plans To Make A Theme Park In America

Nintendo May Have Plans To Make A Theme Park In America

NeoGAF posted this listing for a theme park trademark filed by the company last Wednesday, showing that they want to secure the Super Nintendo World IP in the states.Nintendo is already set to have a Super Nintendo World park up and running in Japan at Universal Studios before the 2020 Olympics comes to Tokyo, as well as sections[...]

Godzilla/King Kong Shared Film Universe Gets An Official Name

Godzilla/King Kong Shared Film Universe Gets An Official Name

Legendary, Warner Bros Pictures, and Universal's shared universe of Godzilla and King Kong pictures has an official title. As is becoming the norm for these sorts of things, it was revealed on the back of a toy. Here is a picture of the back of Kong: Skull Island action figure packaging: MonsterVerse it is then. […]

Get A Glimpse Of Nintendos Universal Land In Concept Art Photo

Get A Glimpse Of Nintendo's Universal Land In Concept Art Photo

The idea was very exciting for lots of gaming fans, allowing them and their families to get a taste of the Mushroom Kingdom.While we wait for the park to get built though, here is a look at what Nintendo expect it too look like, at least in Universal Studios Japan Shared on Twitter by the[...]