A little over a week ago SeaWorld Orlando announced their exciting plans for 2016 (click here). Now it’s Universals turn and they just made a HUGE announcement! 

Skull Island: Reign of Kong will be opening in summer 2016 in Universal’s Islands of Adventure. The new ride will be built in between Ripsaw Falls and Jurassic Park River Adventure. 

Universals Creative – Mike West shares some awesome details of the new attraction!

 

KING KONG ROARS TO LIFE IN GROUNDBREAKING NEW ATTRACTION
Mike WestMike West | | May 6, 2015

Over the past 25 years, Universal Orlando has created some of the world’s most incredible entertainment experiences by combining emotional storytelling, timeless characters and innovative ride technologies. Today, we honor one of the most monumental figures in movie history, King Kong, with the announcement of a groundbreaking attraction opening in the summer of 2016 at Universal’s Islands of Adventure – “Skull Island: Reign of Kong.”

Skull Island King Kong
You’ll navigate perilous jungles, explore ancient temple structures and encounter hostile natives – and that’s only the beginning. Throughout the rest of your excursion, you’ll brave foreboding caves crawling with prehistoric creatures, fend off unspeakable terrors – and even come face-to-face with the colossal Kong himself.

When we began conceptualizing the next great attraction for Universal Orlando Resort, one prevailing thought rose to the top of our minds. How do we make the experience MASSIVE? The sets, the characters and even the story itself. All of it will be larger than life.
Skull Island King Kong

The challenge is also to tell the next generation of the Kong legend, all while delivering an unparalleled, revolutionary theme park experience guests have come to expect from Universal. We have done exactly that with Reign of Kong – you’ll be pulled into a powerful, intense fight for survival as you discover a side of the iconic beast that has never been revealed…until now.
Skull Island King Kong.

 

Don’t miss out on our Islands of Adventure Attraction Insiders Guide.

 

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