Log-Man wrote:I wondered how this was going to work with the Universal Studios attractions. The Incredible Hulk is one of the best coasters in the world of its type, but technically it could be re-themed. The Spider-Man ride, however, can't be. I hope there's no danger of losing that licensing.
The Hulk is AMAZING, but i would do anything to see Disney get back the licence . The Marvel part of Islands of Adventure is extremely outdated and cheesy, i think Disney would just do theming better. It seems like at this point, Universal is going to rest on their laurels, and probably avoid any big sweeping changes to their Marvel area as to avoid the extended pimping of their main competitor's franchises.
Another thing that i never thought I would say, is that it really limits the type of synergy that Disney is famous for. We couldn't get exclusive merchandise or anything like that. As it stands now, the merchandise at Universal is some of the worst, they seem to be keeping it as generic as possible, and if Disney is good at one thing, its merchandise