Hong Kong Disneyland released their 2018 fiscal year earnings this morning and took the time to preview some more Ant Man and the Wasp: Nano Battle on-ride photos and merchandise. First, let’s take a look at some of the earnings highlights.
- Revenue rose 18% to HK$6.0 billion for the year ending September 29, 2018
- Annual attendance reached 6.7 million, up 8% from prior year
- International attendance hit a record high for the second year in a row
- Per capita spending increased 6%, representing nine years of continuous growth
- Hotel occupancy was up six percentage points to 75%
Hong Kong Disneyland also released the following photos, showcasing their all-new attraction – Ant Man and the Wasp: Nano Battle. Ant Man and the Wasp: Nano Battle is set to open on March 31, 2019.
Hong Kong Disneyland previewed the upcoming merchandise for Ant Man and the Wasp: Nano Battle.
Here’s how Disney describes the new attraction:
On March 31, 2019, HKDL will open “Ant-Man and The Wasp: Nano Battle!” to the enjoyment of Marvel fans from around the world. This all-new interactive experience is the second instalment in the expansion project that will continue to build HKDL’s Marvel-themed area into an ultimate hub in Asia of thrilling Marvel experiences. This new ride will extend the success of “Iron Man Experience” as guests fight alongside Ant-Man and The Wasp (played by Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly, respectively, from the popular blockbuster film). Guests enter the world of Marvel in Tomorrowland at the S.H.I.E.L.D. Science and Technology Pavilion in the Stark Expo. After boarding a state-of-the-art vehicle at S.H.I.E.L.D.’s research and design facility, guests will join Ant-Man and The Wasp in an epic battle against Arnim Zola and his army of evil Hydra Swarm-bots.