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A new Minion-inspired experience set to come to Universal Orlando next year will allow guests to unleash their inner villain!
The new Illumination’s Villain-Con Minion Blast attraction will open in Universal Orlando Resort’s Minion Land in 2023. According to USA Today, the game will pit guests against each other in an interactive blaster game experience.
“We’re very excited to add Illumination’s Villain-Con Minion Blast to our incredible slate of attractions at Universal Orlando next summer,” Thierry Coup, Senior Vice President of Universal Creative, told USA TODAY. “This will truly be a one-of-a-kind, interactive blaster game experience that will immerse guests in the world of Illumination’s Minions franchise as they compete to see if they have what it takes to be the next supervillain. It’s going to be loads of diabolical fun!”
Guests will ride on a moving pathway as they embark on their immersive experience interacting with villains and minions as they blast at items to gain points along the way.
According to USA Today, Universal Orlando is also opening a new Minion Café in Minion Land.