Common Studios Japan’s Tremendous Nintendo World theme park was set to open on Feb. 4. However on Thursday, the corporate introduced plans to postpone the opening, attributable to a COVID-19 spike and “emergency declaration” within the Osaka Prefecture. The park will now open someday after Feb. 4, when the state of emergency is now not in impact. Because of the nature of the pandemic, it’s fully unclear when that will probably be.
This postponement comes lower than a month after Nintendo devoted a whole Direct to the brand new theme park. Nintendo and Common Studios Japan have spent the final 12 months teasing followers in regards to the park, revealing its incredible trying meals in addition to its Mario Kart-themed journey, Koopa’s Problem.
Common Studios will ultimately open a model of Tremendous Nintendo World in each Common Studios Hollywood and Orlando. The corporate hasn’t given a timeline for these expansions and certain received’t till the Common Studios Japan model formally opens.
It’s been a tough 12 months for theme parks, as COVID-19 has confirmed it too harmful to fairly go to. However sometime — hopefully sooner moderately than later — the world will open again up once more and we will lastly get our arms on that Mario pancake sandwich.