Posts By: Gary, CEO

Terminator 2: 3D – A Look Back: Climatic Finale Scene

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As the rumor mill continues to turn out new stories, one of those rumors is that T2:3D will be soon replaced in Hollywood – while we hope this ins’t the case (audiences still cheer at the end of every showing), we’re excited to see what the future holds. For a quick look back at the… Read more »

ALIENS 3D Sneak Peak – What Could Have Been

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In late 1996, following the incredible success of T2/3D at Universal Studios, Samsung’s EVERLAND theme park in Korea engaged Gary Goddard and team to create the next generation of 3D attraction. The resulting concept was ALIENS 3D- a multi-screen spectacular based upon the classic franchise. With a deal in place with Fox, the attraction was… Read more »

Las Vegas’ EXCALIBUR Resort: The Dragon That Could Have Been

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In the mid-90’s, Las Vegas’ EXCALIBUR resort was looking for ways to activate their street-front presence, just as Steve Wynn’s volcano had elevated the Mirage to icon status. Gary Goddard & team came up with this- a colossal ANIMATRONIC DRAGON that would ride from behind a manmade mountain and set the lagoon ablaze. Note the… Read more »

10th Anniversary of HERSHEY’S TIMES SQUARE Store

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This October marks the 10 year anniversary of the HERSHEY’S TIMES SQUARE store in New York City! Designed by the Goddard Group in 2002, the store continues to be one of the highest-grossing per-square-foot retail shops in the entire world!

Universal Studios Singapore Concept: SUPER RACERS

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During the blue sky development process of UNIVERSAL STUDIOS SINGAPORE in 2007, the Goddard Group team came up with a concept for a pair of DUELING LAUNCH COASTERS called “SUPER RACERS” that put guests right in the middle of an epic race between SUPERMAN and THE FLASH. While the park ultimately opted against a DC… Read more »

THE AMAZING ADVENTURES of SPIDER-MAN Ride: What Could Have Been

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With this week’s release of THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN, we thought it’d be fun to take a look back of the development of the “world’s greatest ride”. Here in these early storyboard illustrations by Neal Adams (circa 1994), the ride’s sewer sequence played out quite differently, with THE LIZARD terrifying riders instead of Hydro-Man., we thought… Read more »