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Old 08-01-2012, 10:59 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by ChrisFL

Why? Because that other Studios park is investing millions and millions of dollars right now and is going to have a lot of the Orlando area "spotlight" very shortly.

Animal Kingdom is getting Avatar, MK has FLE, Epcot is coasting along with new restaurants, eateries and a new Test Track......plus Star Tours 2 seemed to do almost nothing to help the attendance at DHS.

I think at this point, the question is, does anyone in TDO, or more importantly, the main offices have some pride in that recently renamed studios park to invest in it, before Universal takes all of the limelight.
As you know full well...universal is not on par or a legitimate threat to disney in orlando...not currently or in the likely future...

And in reality, it would be unlikely to see major investment in Studios.

We are more likely to see large investment in
A. Animal kingdom
B. EPCOT
C. Tomorrowland at MK
...before anything earth shattering at studios.

They have had plenty of tine and justifications to really make a push at MGM - and have passed on every occasion.

Its not realistic to think that now they'll reverse.

Just look at the initial "reaction" to potterville...they responded by throwing large money into the most heavily attended park on earth by a comfortable margin

That seems telling to me.
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