World Joyland

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World Joyland
World Joyland entrance.jpg
Park entrance
Location Changzhou, China
Opened 1 May 2011 (2011-05-01)

World Joyland (Chinese: 环球动漫嬉戏谷) is a theme park located in Changzhou, in southern Jiangsu province of the People's Republic of China.[1] The park's theme is inspired by the video game series World of Warcraft and StarCraft. It reportedly cost $48m (£30m) to build, and is not officially licensed or endorsed by Activision Blizzard.[2][3]

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  1. ^ Colwell, Jessica (15 July 2011). "World Joyland: The Warcraft/Starcraft-themed amusement park". shanghaiist. Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "In pictures: Unlicensed World of Warcraft theme park in China". BBC News. 15 January 2013. Retrieved 12 December 2013. 
  3. ^ Milian, Mark (25 June 2013). "Video Tour of China's Unlicensed 'World of Warcraft' Theme Park". Bloomberg. Retrieved 12 December 2013. 

Coordinates: 31°30′00″N 120°02′30″E / 31.50000°N 120.04167°E / 31.50000; 120.04167