Tag Archives: theme parks

  • Western Village: Abandoned Japanese Theme Park Subject of Creepy Photos

    Western Village: Abandoned Japanese Theme Park Subject of Creepy Photos

    Hey, are you familiar with the popular HBO program Westworld? Do you wish a similar concept existed in the form of a series of creepy photos taken of an abandoned Japanese theme park? Enter Western Village, and the copy for the photos by Lee Chapman of the Tokyo Times basically writes itself, folks. The photos […]

  • Porsche Experience Center Coming to LA

    Porsche Experience Center Coming to LA

    About a year and a half ago, we told you about the Porsche Experience Center in Atlanta, GA. Now, that concept (essentially a Porsche-themed amusement park for adults) is expanding to another part of the country: Los Angeles, CA. And, if you’re interested in purchasing a new Porsche instead of just taking one for a spin, […]

  • ‘Dismaland': Rumor Says Disney-Mocking Banksy Exhibition Opening Soon

    ‘Dismaland': Rumor Says Disney-Mocking Banksy Exhibition Opening Soon

    As a company, Disney has such a huge target on its back that making fun of it, particularly its theme parks, doesn’t really count as “subversive” anymore. But maybe Banksy is so subversive that he’s subverting conventional ideas about what constitutes subversion with his reportedly in-the-works Dismaland project. As rumor has it, Dismaland is a […]

  • Ferrari Land: Ferrari Theme Park Begins Construction

    Ferrari Land: Ferrari Theme Park Begins Construction

    Believe it or not, there’s actually going to be a Ferrari themed amusement park open to the public. And that’s not an analogy for some museum or Ferrari dealership, but an actual amusement park, with rides and attractions, as part of the PortAventura theme park in Barcelona, Spain. It’s called Ferrari Land, and construction on it […]

  • Nintendo Theme Park Attractions Coming From Universal Studios

    Nintendo Theme Park Attractions Coming From Universal Studios

    I remember playing Super Mario Sunshine as a kid and getting to the “Pinna Park” amusement park land and thinking “someone should make this but in real life.” I don’t know if that could ever happen, but I at least have a reason not to dismiss the idea entirely, thanks to the upcoming Nintendo theme park attractions […]