If you were looking for a new $1 billion theme park to take your friends or family to, your wishes just might be answered real soon, with Miral announcing their Warner Bros. theme park to be opened in 2018. Located on Yas Island, this beast of a thrill ride will include rides and attarctions from everyone`s favourite Warner Bros. productions, the CEO of Miral confirmed that everything is on track to make that 2018 goal.
“Miral is proud to confirm that one year after announcing its plans to bring Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi to Yas island, we’re making great progress with our partners where we’re 60 percent complete and on track to launch in 2018.” said Mohamed Abdullah Al Zaabi, CEO of Miral. “We’re excited to reveal new details about the six unique immersive worlds at Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, which is a key part of our ambition to make Yas Island a top-ten global destination for family fun.”
Some attractions to look forward to while you mark your calendar for opening day are a small rendering of Gotham City from the iconic Batman franchise, a Superman’s Metropolis where kids can pretend to aid their favourite comic hero joined by their nostalgic parents, a Looney Tunes expanse that will bring all your childhood laughter to life, and even a Flintstone’s-style attraction known as Bedrock.
“Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi will be a state-of-the-art themed experience that authentically brings some of the studio’s most iconic characters and stories to life under one roof for the first time in the Middle East,” said Pam Lifford, president of Warner Bros. Consumer Products. “We have been closely collaborating with our partners at Miral to faithfully construct immersive worlds that resonate with precise details and are thrilled to share these unique experiences with fans next year.”
The park itself will be massive, covering 1.6 million square feet, more than enough to run about and enjoy yourself. This is definitely something to look forward to visiting and a reason to look forward to 2018!