The new Chinese amusement park Wanda Park has a clear goal: to challenge the theme park giant Disney.
Behind Wanda Park, which opened its doors in Nanchang in southeastern China on Saturday, is the Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin. The gigantic theme park focusing on Chinese culture and Wang is confident that Disney, which will soon open its fourth theme park in China, not a threat.
– Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck fly is over. It was years since we blindly followed Disney’s every move, he said in Chinese TV week, writes the BBC.
Wang is planning a total of 15 parks in the style of Wanda City before 2020.