Miral, along with Warner Bros, recently announced a theme park set to open in Abu Dhabi, in 2018. Set to be placed on Yas Island, the Warner Bros. park, set to showcase many iconic characters within the Warner Bros. portfolio, will also feature a Warner Bros.-branded hotel, within the destination.
While 2018 does seem like a long time away, the good news is: construction is already underway!
The park will feature attractions centered around Hanna-Barbera, Looney Tunes, as well as Metropolis, and Gotham City; and is sure to provide fun and entertainment for visitors of all ages.
It is estimated that Miral’s stake in the park, dubbed Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi, is approximately $1 billion USD; and is another step to ensure that Abu Dhabi is placed on the global map, as it relates to tourism.
Breaking Travel News reported that the park will showcase characters and stories from Warner Bros. ever-popular DC Comics Super Heroes spectrum, including: Superman, Wonder Woman, and Batman. The park will also feature the fun animated characters of Scooby-Doo, Bugs Bunny and his friends, as well as Tom and Jerry.
Kevin Tsujihara, Warner Bros. Entertainment noted that the company has provided entertainment to audiences for over 90 years, through their well-loved franchises and characters. He goes on to note, that through their partnership with Miral, Warmer Bros. can bring this entertainment to Yas Island, a destination that is leading the world, to produce an interactive and unique experience that will provide fans of all ages an opportunity to enjoy the differing aspects of Warner Bros.