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LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort New Virtual Reality Roller Coaster

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Prepare to embark on the wildest LEGO ride as LEGOLAND® Malaysia Resort will be the world’s first LEGOLAND park to launch the LEGO virtual reality roller coaster in November 2017, followed by LEGOLAND Florida Resort and LEGOLAND Deutschland Resort in 2018.

Combining cutting-edge virtual reality technology with roller coaster thrills, the new attraction was developed under the supervision of Merlin Magic Making – the company’s global creative division that designs and develops attractions for Merlin sites around the world. The Great LEGO Race will transform three existing “Project X” roller coasters into an exciting, high-octane experience that puts kids and parents alike in the driver’s seat and asks, “Are you brave enough to face, race and beat the best of the best in all of LEGO world?”

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“The Great LEGO Race was inspired by the way kids play with LEGO toys at home,” said Candy Holland, senior creative director for Merlin Magic Making, which designs and develops attractions for Merlin sites around the world. “It’s a unique LEGO adventure that lets kids enter an epic imaginary world made entirely from LEGO bricks, featuring a host of different themes and fun LEGO characters, all mixed up together.”

Featuring a colourful lineup of racers drawn from the ranks of the popular LEGO Minifigure mystery assortments, The Great LEGO Race builds a universe of imagination that will unleash the inner child of everyone. It pits riders in a rollicking race against wild, brick-built contraptions driven by Trendsetter, Pharaoh, Surfer Girl, Wizard and Pirate Captain, including a rocket-powered surfboard and a stylish scooter fuelled by espresso. Wearing VR headsets, guests will experience the action from every direction – up, down, forward, backward and all points in between – in a spectacular environment completely made of LEGO bricks.

General Manager of LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort, Kurt Stocks added, “We’re honoured to be the first LEGOLAND park to launch this experience in the world. Fuelling this launch is our commitment to consistently deliver refreshing experiences and attractions so that every visit here is a new experience for our guests. This November’s launch will further testify to that commitment as guests visiting LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort will be among the first in the world to embark on The Great LEGO Race and lose themselves in a virtual world with captivating storyline suitable for adults and children alike”.

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The adventure begins the moment guests approach the ride’s bold new entry portal enveloped in the sounds of roaring engines fill the air. Nearby, the coaster’s queue will resemble a pre-race space where pit crews for each of the five LEGO racers prepare for the competition, including interactive and hands-on elements to entertain riders in the queue.

During the ride, Bluetooth technology will sync the virtual visuals with the roller coaster’s twists, turns, drops and climbs, creating an all-new experience filled with thrills, spills, surprises and humour – done in LEGOLAND’s brilliance.

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The Great LEGO Race can be ridden with or without the VR headset, and is suitable for children ages 6 and up. For further information on promotions and activities, visit LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort’s official website and stay connected with the resort via social handles (Facebook and Twitter) to find out more.

A standard 1-day adult theme park ticket costs SGD 63 (RM193), while a standard 1-day child theme park ticket costs SGD 50 (RM155). Admission for child below 3 years old is free. For more details, visit LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort!

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  1. oooh it looks soooo fun!! i hope i can visit it one day! :)

    xoxo, rae

  2. Great post dear!

  3. We've never made it to the Legoland in southern California. Maybe someday we'll take our grandchildren. It looks like a blast!

  4. I got a Legoland RM60 voucher at the cinema recently in conjunction with the movie The Lego Ninjago Movie. Too bad this voucher (and Legoland) came 40 years too late hah..hah...

  5. Such a marvellous Legoland! It looks like a fairy tale. All the attractions are fabulous as well for adults as for kids. Great!

  6. Looks really interesting! Have a nice weekend)

  7. Oh my, I'm dizzy just thinking about it ;-)

  8. I see lotsa of fun. Must go, thereafter head to your country as well.

  9. Looks like fun, Shirley! I have yet to visit the place although it's in my must-travel list. ^.^ Soon!

  10. Sounds interesting.

    Have a great week ahead, Shirley!

  11. Replies
    1. Stay in the Legoland Hotel; you’ll like it better. xoxo


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