Theme Park Bits: Update on Marvel’s Future in Disneyland and A New Ride That Allows You To Battle Your Favorite Animated Villain
Posted on Monday, July 11th, 2011 by Germain Lussier
One of the juiciest rumors currently making the rounds is that Disney is thinking of turning Tomorrowland in their theme parks into the Stark Expo. If you seen Iron Man 2, you’ll remember that the Stark Expo is a kind of Disneyland environment based on the latest technological innovations and that’s what Tomorrowland strives for at Disney’s parks. Add that to the fact that Disney now owns Marvel and it sounds like a match made in Heaven. The latest update is that this rumor does have some basis in fact but there are some major logistical hurdles, namely a lack of time. The ideal time to launch a Marvel themed section of the Disney theme parks would be next summer with The Avengers and that doesn’t seem possible.
After the jump, read more about that and another new ride where fans can battle their favorite villains. Read More »