#106 – The Daily Show – Unbuilt Thrills,Water Wonders, The Rubik’s Cube and NQ64

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Have you ever wandered through a theme park and pondered the marvels that could have been? Buckle up for a solo adventure into the realm of theme park rides and attractions that, while never making it past the drawing board, spark the imagination with promises of what could have been. From the rush of Batman versus The Penguin to the zero-gravity joys of an Epcot space jetpack adventure, I uncover the stories behind these whimsical what-ifs. Feel the allure of rides like the Joker’s Madhouse and Superman Project X, as we probe the reasons these concepts remained dreams, and the awe they might have inspired in thrill-seekers worldwide.

Our journey doesn’t end there—prepare to get soaked in innovation as we wade through the blueprints of water attractions that would have made a splash, such as the spellbinding Fantasia Gardens boat ride and kaleidoscopic experiences of the Smokies. I’ll also showcase the cutting-edge creativity of water parks from Alex O’Jetta’s Instagram, before we dry off to celebrate the Rubik’s Cube’s 50th anniversary and honor its ingenious creator, Erno Rubik. And make sure to stay tuned for an exclusive peek into Time Mission’s challenge rooms on the next episode of The Reveal. It’s a wild ride through nostalgia, innovation, and the dreams that fuel our love for amusement parks.

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The brainchild of two location-based experience enthusiasts, Christine Buhr and Brandon Willey, the LBX Collective aims to inform and educate, create opportunities to connect with industry peers, and to spur collaboration, discourse, and cross-pollination of ideas.

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