August 19, 2021 (Newswire.com) –
In an ongoing collaboration with Warner Bros. Studio Excursions, Thinkwell designed and produced the all-new Welcome Middle experiences at Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood, which opened in June. A part of a wholly new constructing that expands the Tour with retail, parking, and extra, celebrates the Studio’s cinematic historical past and key franchises, together with new immersive interactive and media-focused experiences for the 2 largest Warner Bros. properties, Harry Potter’s Wizarding World and DC Comics.
Guests start in an introductory exhibition area that showcases the historical past and innovation of Warner Bros. and Burbank studios. Friends encounter a satellite tv for pc view of the studio lot overlaying the ground, displaying the dimensions of the Warner Bros. lot and that includes a 14 ft (4.3 m) duplicate of the enduring WB water tower. Surrounding media displays give an introduction to the Studio’s storied historical past. Friends then benefit from the tour’s new preshow movie in a state-of-the-art theater earlier than heading out to find the secrets and techniques of the lot on the tour. Upon return, friends enter into a brand new immersive finale attraction that brings the blockbuster films friends like to life, that includes DC Superheroes & Villains and Harry Potter & Implausible Beasts.
The DC Universe space consists of alternatives to deliver Surprise Lady’s Golden Lasso to life and scan a surveillance system inside Batman’s Batcave for villains lurking round Gotham. Customized interactives with distinctive photograph ops deliver the heroes of DC Comics to life alongside never-before-displayed movie artifacts.
Inside the new Harry Potter areas, friends discover a wide range of interactive and photo-ready magical encounters. Guests can hyperlink their Wizarding World accounts and be sorted into their home with the Sorting Hat, take a look at their potion-making expertise with interactive cauldrons, or pull “reside” mandrakes out of pots within the Herbology room. A room devoted to Implausible Beasts lets friends join with a wide range of magical creatures by enjoyable photograph ops and interactive state-of-the-art media surprises. Friends conclude their time with a “Celebration of Warner Bros.” finale expertise with a rotating assortment of awards and mementos from the studio archives the place friends can pose with an Oscar statuette.
“Thinkwell is proud to have performed an important function within the creation, design, and growth of those new experiences at Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood,” says Craig Hanna, Chief Inventive Officer at Thinkwell Group. “We’re lucky to have nice companions at Warner Bros. who helped proceed to push the mission to completion final 12 months through the pandemic, and we’re excited to see friends welcomed again to the reopened Tour with these new experiences.”
The Welcome Middle growth creates a wholly new introduction and finale attraction to the Tour with interactive and interesting moments celebrating the Warner Bros. legacy and library. Thinkwell conceived, designed, and produced all media and interactives all through the brand new areas along side Thinkwell Media and Thinkwell Studio Montréal for the brand new Welcome Middle and finale.
Supply: Thinkwell Group