It may not have been much of a surprise, given all of the online chatter, but it was still big news when Universal Orlando announced last week that it was going to open the blockbuster Transformers ride in summer 2013. Given the enthusiastic hurrahs the existing Transformers attractions have received at Universal's parks in Hollywood and in Singapore, it will undoubtedly be a great addition to the lineup at Universal Studios Florida. Read my interview with Universal Creative's Thierry Coup about the attraction along with other matters of great interest to theme park nerds like us.
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