Rendering of Disney California Journey’s upcoming Marvel-themed land named Avengers Campus throughout a media preview on the D23 Expo in Anaheim, CA, on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019.
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New superhero recruits will be capable to expertise Disneyland’s Avenger Campus on June 4, Disney mentioned during a theme park webcast Thursday.
The brand new space is an extension to Disney’s California Journey theme park in Anaheim, California and options Marvel’s mightiest heroes from Earth and the celebs.
“What I can inform you is, it is superior,” Josh D’Amaro instructed CNBC forward of the webcast. “I believe it is going to be an unbelievable addition to California Journey. If you concentrate on the [Marvel Cinematic Universe] and what’s taking place on that entrance, as not too long ago as ‘WandaVision,’ it is sizzling. It is a sizzling franchise. And we now have the power to open this factor as much as the world.”
The park was initially set to open in July of final yr, nevertheless, as a result of coronavirus pandemic, theme parks in California have been shuttered since March 2020.
Disney’s two parks in Anaheim will reopen April 30 and can function at round 15% capability to begin.
The brand new land has taken the place of A Bug’s Land and contains the preexisting Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission: Breakout journey on the fringe of Hollywood Land. It would additionally function a brand new Spider-Man attraction, a eating location known as Pym Particles Check Kitchen and an space based mostly on Dr. Unusual.
“We have got the last word playground for Marvel,” D’Amaro mentioned. “As shortly as Kevin [Feige] and that Marvel staff can create characters and create tales, we are able to combine them.”
Disney has already teased that the Spider-Man journey will probably be based mostly on the Worldwide Engineering Brigade aka WEB, an organization that helps give common folks tremendous powers. The attraction offers friends the possibility to check out their webslinger automobile. Whereas driving the automobile little spider bots are let unfastened and you will need to snatch them up together with your new web-slinging powers.
Character meet-and-greets will probably be an enormous a part of Avengers Campus. Thor, Black Panther, Black Widow, and extra will probably be strolling across the land — guests may also catch of a glimpse of the trickster Loki.
D’Amaro teased “over-the-top” leisure and technological innovation, together with the potential for the corporate’s stuntronics tech to be showcased within the land. Stuntronics is a challenge that Disney pulled the curtain again on in 2018. In essence, Disney’s Imagineering staff and growth lab has created a robotic that may swing and flip via the air like an actual stunt individual.
On this case, the robotic might appear like Marvel’s pleasant neighborhood Spider-Man.
“There are simply going to be some spectacles,” D’Amaro mentioned. “There’s simply going to be stuff that you may’t consider is occurring in entrance of your eyes.”