Tremendous Nintendo World, the much anticipated “life-size, dwelling online game” theme park will open on February 4th in Osaka, Common Studios Japan has announced. The opening date is a welcome shock, as Common and Nintendo last said that the park would open within the spring of 2021.
To get of us revved up, Common Studios Japan (USJ) has offered a preview of a key park attraction, the Mario Kart rollercoaster. Set inside Bowser’s citadel, it makes use of AR and projection-mapping tech, with every rider donning a Mario cap-shaped AR headset. Although the journey itself is on rails, every automotive has a steering wheel and the AR tech will enable guests to “compete” in opposition to one another. To realize an edge, guests can gather digital cash by way of a wristband whereas roaming the park with a Change console.