World's First Dragon Ball Theme Park To Be Opened In Saudi Arabia

The Dragon Ball theme park will feature iconic locales and thrilling attractions spanning over 500,000 square meters, promising an immersive experience for fans of the legendary manga franchise
Dragon Ball Theme Park To Open In Saudi Arabia
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In a thrilling announcement for fans of the globally beloved "Dragon Ball" manga franchise, Saudi Arabia's Qiddiya Investment Company has revealed plans to construct the world's first Dragon Ball theme park as part of its expansive "Qiddiya" giga project.

Spanning over 500,000 square meters, the park will offer an immersive experience across seven distinct areas, recreating iconic locations from the original series, including Kame House, Capsule Corporation, and Beerus's Planet.

As per reports, the Dragon Ball theme park is expected to feature a lineup of 30+ attractions, including five state-of-the-art rides. It promises an adventure for visitors, allowing them to journey alongside Goku and his companions from the inception of the anime to the latest instalment, Dragon Ball Super. The park's centrepiece will be a towering 70-meter Shenron structure, housing a thrilling roller coaster inside.

Accommodating guests' needs, the park will also include fully equipped hotels and restaurants, ensuring an immersive and enjoyable experience for fans throughout their visit.

The Dragon Ball Theme Park has been announced for construction at Qiddiya City in Saudi Arabia
The Dragon Ball Theme Park has been announced for construction at Qiddiya City in Saudi ArabiaDB_official_en/X

The theme park announcement comes amidst the recent passing of the series' creator, Akira Toriyama, who died at the age of 68. Toriyama's legacy remains profound, with "Dragon Ball" standing as one of the best-selling manga franchises in history, having inspired numerous anime series, films, and video games since its serialisation debut in 1984.

Following the adventures of Goku and his friends, it combines action, humour, and epic battles. With its rich lore, diverse characters, and iconic transformations, it remains a cultural phenomenon worldwide.

About Qiddiya Giga Project

The Qiddiya Giga project, spearheaded by the Qiddiya Investment Company in Saudi Arabia, is a monumental endeavour to establish a world-class cultural and entertainment destination. Situated on the outskirts of Riyadh, it encompasses a vast area dedicated to diverse attractions, including theme parks, sports facilities, cultural venues, and residential places. Focusing on innovation and sustainability, the project aims to redefine leisure and tourism experiences, catering to residents and international visitors.

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