Monthly Archives: December 2012

T2:3D – ENDGAME LA

Terminator 2:3D at Universal Studios Hollywood

The first time I saw T2:3D – Battle Across Time was not in Los Angeles, but rather, in Florida at Universal Studios there. The impact and impression it left on me was deep, and as a theme park fan, it was one of those plateau moments when your jaw hits the floor and you know that you’ve just witnessed a true step forward in “E” Ticket experiences.

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REVIEW: Fallout Shelter at Knott’s Halloween Haunt 2012

Like gamers remaining loyal to their favorite shooters, Knott’s Halloween Haunt fans are very loyal to Fallout Shelter, which returned in 2012 to the event. It was one of the few mazes that wasn’t truncated this season, other than its marquee signage. So, if you were fortunate enough not to pass Fallout Shelter by, you were in for a treat!

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REVIEW: The House at Haunted Hill 2012

The House at Haunted Hill Woodland Hills CA

The House at Haunted Hill has become very special to Theme Park Adventure since we were introduced to it a few years ago. Definitely one of the most impressive home haunts in the United States (which then means the world, since no one does Halloween like we do), we look forward to this multimedia extravaganza each season, and it never disappoints!

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Betty White Gets the “Who-Manitarian of the Year” Award at Universal Studios Hollywood

Betty White at Universal Studios Hollywood for GrinchmasOn December 6, 2012, actress and animal activist Betty White was presented the “Who-Manitarian of the Year” Award at Universal Studios Hollywood for her lifelong dedication to animal welfare. In addition to her great achievements in helping countless animals, Ms. White was recently named Chairman of the Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association. The award was presented to Betty White by the Grinch’s lovable sidekick Max on a crispy Thursday morning under the Whoville tree. Theme Park Adventure was honored to be a part of this ceremony, and to witness the talented Betty White receiving an award she deserves!

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Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin – Behind The Freeze 4: Ride Technology

Orlando, Fla. (December 14, 2012) – The fourth installment of Behind The Freeze is now live. In this episode, we take you to our secret ride testing facility where designers are busy preparing the first-of-its-kind vehicles for Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin. You’ll see the ride technology in action and how they’ll take you into the icy wonders of our amazing new attraction opening next spring.

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