Twentieth Century Fox theme park

Twentieth Century Fox theme park

Full press release
Kuala Lumpur, 26th July 2013 –

Resorts World Genting announced on 26th July 2013 a licensing partnership with Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products to develop the first international Twentieth Century Fox theme park.

Opening in 2016, the new theme park at Resorts World Genting will fully immerse visitors in an entertainment experience featuring some of FOX’s most recognized and powerful film brands including :

2) RIO

On 26th July 2013Dato Lee Choong Yan, President and Chief Operating Officer of Genting Malaysia Berhad and Jeffrey Godsick, President of Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products participated in a signing event solidifying the partnership between Genting Malaysia Berhad and Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products.

The alliance was witnessed by Tan Sri Lim Kok Thay, Chairman and Chief Executive of Genting Malaysia Berhad.

For the first time, audiences will soon be transported into the worlds of their favorite Twentieth Century Fox properties, Brought to life Fox partner Resorts World Genting.

Resorts World Genting is the world’s largest destination resort operator,
Twentieth Century Fox is one of the world’s largest producers and distributors of entertainment content in the world. The FOX brand is popular throughout the world because the studio has earned a reputation for quality, creativity and longevity.

The Twentieth Century Fox theme park at Resorts World Genting will feature rides and attractions based on a wide array of FOX properties including :
1) action,
2) adventure,
3) animation,
4) family and
5) sci-fi genres.


Highlights from the park include:

More than 25 acres of land, featuring more than 25 rides and attractions from :
1) media based rides
2) thrill rides
3) dark rides
4) children’s rides
5) water rides

Rides and attractions based on Twentieth Century Fox blockbuster titles like :
2) RIO

The Dream Parade, featuring a one-of-a-kind, animatronics parade based on all characters and titles represented at the theme park

Retail merchandise and themed food and beverage outlets

20th Century Fox theme park in Asia


Fox created its very first theme park, replete with “media-based, thrill, dark, children’s, and water” rides, along with the Dream Parade, “an animatronics parade based on all characters and titles represented throughout the theme park.”

20th Century Fox theme park is located in Malaysia where Resorts World Genting currently is.

The 25-acre park is getting a $158 million makeover to upgrade it to the new Fox theme, with the movie studio supervising every step of the way (though not contributing any money towards its construction, nor taking part in its day-to-day operations).

20th Century Fox theme park is a competition with Disney and Universal,
Universal has two Asian parks :
1) Universal Studios Japan
2) Universal Studios Singapore

Disney has three Asian parks:
1) Tokyo Disneyland,
2) Hong Kong Disneyland
3) Shanghai Disneyland

In the meantime, if the eventual development of even more Simpsons experiences just isn’t enough to titillate you, there’s Fox’s new theme park, which will open in 2016.

There will be between 25 to 30 different brands represented to some capacity or another at Fox Land, including
Ice Age,
Life of Pi,
Night at the Museum, and

But you won’t see Avatar, since the company signed its exclusive theming rights away to Disney,

There will be no Star Wars and various Marvel movies, since it doesn’t own the licensing rights to those properties [that would be Disney again]

 April 15, 2014 08:29:53 AM

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