Details for Halloween Horror Nights 22 emerged overnight, with the revelation of the final haunted houses, scare zone details, and a magic show in addition to the usual Bill & Ted’s Excellent Halloween Adventure.
Universal Orlando Resort announced houses tied to Alice Cooper, Penn & Teller, Silent Hill, and the Walking Dead earlier this season. Overnight, it confirmed rumors of an old mansion, Dead End, (located in Carey, Ohio, a place very familiar to hardcore fans) , a house based on classic monsters called Universal’s House of Horrors, and a Gothic house.
In addition, there’s the 20 Penny Circus, described as “magic for people with questionable taste.” The show joins Bill & Ted, which returns every year to skew pop culture.
Perhaps most intriguing, Universal Orlando Resort claims that its street experience is “completely reinvented.” Normally, the streets have designated scare zones with scareactors who can get close, but who can’t touch guests. If you don’t want the experience, you simply don’t go through a scarezone.
This year, Universal says:
“They will find you and invade your personal space like never before. There will be no boundaries. The rules of the past will no longer apply. Roaming legions of menacing beasts, vampires, prisoners, warriors and more will inhabit every corner of the park. There is no escape.”
Check out the slideshow at the top of this article to see the house and show logos.
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