Disney History – January 11

This Day in Disney History – January 11

2017

2017: Iron Man Experience, Disney Parks’ First Marvel-Themed Ride, Opens at Hong Kong Disneyland

From Hong Kong Disneyland:
Stark Expo – The Technological Wonderland of Stark Industries
Step into the amazing world of Stark Industries! The Stark Expo gives you an all-access look into the company’s legacy of changing the world for the better, before showing you the ground-breaking technology that will shape our future. See with your own eyes Stark innovations that will improve your home today and the visionary thinking that will transform your entire world tomorrow.
[read more] [watch video]

From Wikipedia:
Iron Man Experience (Traditional Chinese: 鐵甲奇俠飛行之旅) is a 3-D motion simulator attraction in Tomorrowland at Hong Kong Disneyland, which opened on January 11, 2017. The attraction is based on the Marvel Comics character Iron Man, becoming the first Disney attraction to be based on a Marvel property. Set at the fictional Stark Expo, the attraction features Tony Stark recruiting guests to fend off extraterrestrial beings that are attacking Hong Kong.
[read more]