Diving into deep sea

Will virtual reality save SeaWorld?

As SeaWorld parks phase out their real-life animal encounters, the entertainment giant is looking to virtual reality to boost guest satisfaction in a different way. This summer, the Orlando theme park will debut a new virtual reality experience on its popular Kraken coaster, handing out VR goggles to give riders the experience of racing through a fully submersed underwater scene. “We see great potential for [virtual reality] use across the parks,” SeaWorld CEO Joel Manby said in a call with investors on Feb. 28. ….[READ]

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