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 have the ability to expertise Disneyland’s Avenger Campus on June 4, Disney stated throughout 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 let you know is, it is superior,” Josh D’Amaro instructed CNBC forward of the webcast. “I feel it should be an unbelievable addition to California Journey. If you consider the [Marvel Cinematic Universe] and what’s taking place on that entrance, as lately 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, nonetheless, 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 start out.
The brand new land has taken the place of A Bug’s Land and contains the preexisting Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission: Breakout trip on the fringe of Hollywood Land. It would additionally characteristic a brand new Spider-Man attraction, a eating location referred to as Pym Particles Take a look at Kitchen and an space primarily based on Dr. Unusual.
“We have the last word playground for Marvel,” D’Amaro stated. “As shortly as Kevin [Feige] and that Marvel staff can create characters and create tales, we will combine them.”
Disney has already teased that the Spider-Man trip will likely be primarily based on the Worldwide Engineering Brigade aka WEB, an organization that helps give common folks tremendous powers. The attraction provides friends the prospect to check out their webslinger automobile. Whereas driving the automobile little spider bots are let free and you have to snatch them up along with your new web-slinging powers.
Character meet-and-greets will likely be a giant a part of Avengers Campus. Thor, Black Panther, Black Widow, and extra will likely be strolling across the land — guests may additionally 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 undertaking that Disney pulled the curtain again on in 2018. In essence, Disney’s Imagineering staff and improvement lab has created a robotic that may swing and flip by means of the air like an actual stunt particular person.
On this case, the robotic could appear to be Marvel’s pleasant neighborhood Spider-Man.
“There are simply going to be some spectacles,” D’Amaro stated. “There’s simply going to be stuff which you can’t imagine is occurring in entrance of your eyes.”