Universal Orlando has a new attraction that is sure to delight fans of Illumination’s Despicable Me and Minions. Villain-Con Minion Blast (opening August 11, 2023) is a fully connected gaming experience that allows guests to blast their way to supervillain stardom. Join us as we break down everything you need to know about the attraction.
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Guests will pick up their interactive E-Liminator X blasters and glide along a moving walkway. Around every turn, they will encounter one of the members of the Vicious 6, such as Belle Bottom, Jean Clawed, Svengeance, and more. Guests will blast away and put their skills to the ultimate test to earn more points. They can use their blaster, equipped with a variety of unique rays like Freeze Ray, Banana Bombs, and Explosive Nunchucks, to cause damage and destruction while gathering fun collectibles along the way.
Villain-Con Minion Blast combines innovative screen technology, state-of-the-art gaming interactivity, and elaborate physical sets to create a one-of-a-kind, game-based adventure. The fully immersive experience is not in 3-D.
This is a handheld blaster challenge along a moving walkway that includes loud noises and low-lighting conditions.
Illumination’s Villain-Con Minion Blast is located right across from Despicable Me Minion Mayhem (in the location formerly used for Shrek 4-D).
In addition to the Minions, guests will encounter the following members of the Vicious 6:
Villain-Con Minion Blast is the perfect way to experience your favorite characters like never before. It’s a diabolically fun experience for kids, teens, and adults alike. So what are you waiting for? Blast your way to supervillain stardom today!
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