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Shanghai Disneyland to feature Marvel and Star Wars-themed lands

Disney’s sixth and newest theme park, set to open next spring in Shanghai, will feature two unique lands themed around Marvel comics and the Star Wars franchise.

Shanghai Disney to include Marvel and Star Wars themed lands.
Shanghai Disney to include Marvel and Star Wars themed lands. Image by Andy Castro / CC BY 2.0

In addition to classics like Tomorrowland and Fantasyland, Shanghai Disney’s Star Wars Launch Bay and Marvel Universe will feature props and immersive experiences. The park will also have a new Pirates of the Caribbean attraction, a Chinese zodiac-themed garden and The Lion King musical performed in Chinese. Read more: wsj.com