Universal Studios Japan (USJ) ‘s new campus, “SUPER NINTENDO WORLD”, which is scheduled to be completed before the opening of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, is affected by the epidemic such as the Olympics and should be postponed. It is scheduled for release next spring and is open for trial. Foreign media previously filmed the real face of the scene.
Universal Studios Japan (USJ) announced the Nintendo theme park “SUPER NINTENDO WORLD” in 2017 and began construction in June of the same year. Originally, it would be in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, which start this summer. However, due to the pneumonia epidemic in Wuhan, the project’s completion has been delayed, so it is not expected to receive tourists until the spring of 2021.
At the beginning of the year, USJ held a press conference with a new element for SUPER NINTENDO WORLD, briefly introducing the amusement facilities in the park, and pointed out that the park will sync with the mobile app through a smart band called “Power Up Band. “. Players can be like horses. Like Leo, collect “gold coins” and compete against other players in the park.
And it also released the theme song “WE ARE BORN TO PLAY” MV for the park, launched jointly by Swedish music producer Galantis and new generation British opera singer Charli XCX on its Twitter, with the park concept screen of “SUPER NINTENDO WORLD”, like ” New Super Mario Bros “and” Mario Kart “two classic game scenes appeared in the short film. At the time, it was speculated that there might be a real “Mario Kart” in the park to play. According to the photos of the park recently released by the Sankei Shimbun, this can be confirmed.
It is said that SUPER NINTENDO WORLD will not only release in Japan, but that Universal Studios in Los Angeles, USA is also building SUPER NINTENDO WORLD and will launch between 2021 and 2022.
Source: Sankei Shimbun