Tatweer, a member of Dubai Holding, today announced a deal
with Marvel Entertainment, Inc. to develop the region's first Super Heroes theme park at the world's largest leisure, tourism and entertainment
The design of this 4.5 million sq ft development has recently been finalized. The park,
expects to welcome visitors in 2012. Visitors will be able to enjoy attractions featuring super heroes like Spider-Man, The X-Men, Iron Man, the
Fantastic Four, and the Incredible Hulk.
David Maisel, Executive Vice President of Marvel Entertainment and Chairman, Marvel Studios, said: "We are privileged to be a part of the DUBAILAND(R) Destination, a unique entertainment experience that captures the world's best creative concepts. The launch of the Marvel Super Heroes theme park in Dubai will mark our entry into a region that promises tremendous growth potential for our brands."
The three billion sq feet Dubailand(R), a member of Tatweer, comprises projects that include DreamWorks Animation Park, Six Flags, HIT Entertainment, Universal Studios Dubailand(R), Global Village, and several projects including Dubai Sports City, Motor City, Dubai Outlet Mall, Al Sahra Desert Resort, Al Barari, The Polo and Equestrian Club, City of Arabia, Legends, Dubai Wheel and Falcon City of Wonders.