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First Look at Sing on Tour at Universal Studios Japan; officially opens April 18

Universal Studios Japan has announced Sing on Tour, the new musical attraction, is set to open April 18, 2019. They've also released a 30 second teaser giving us our first-look inside the new Illumination...

Universal Studios Japan kicks off 5th Anniversary of Cool Japan

Universal Studios Japan is celebrating the 5th Anniversary of Cool Japan, which runs from January 18th until August 25th. Already announced as the longest Universal Cool Japan ever, the 2019 edition will also be the...

“Hogwarts Magical Celebration” nighttime show coming to Universal Studios Japan

To commemorate the 5th anniversary of the opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Universal Studios Japan will launch a new Hogwarts castle projection show called the "Hogwarts Magical Celebration" in...

Sing on Tour attraction coming to Universal Studios Japan in 2019

Universal Parks has announced Sing on Tour will be headed to Universal Studios Japan. The new musical attraction is set to open Spring 2019.  Inspired by the hit Illumination film, the story of the attraction...

Universal Studios Japan cleans up after Typhoon Jebi

On September 4th, the biggest typhoon of 2018, Typhoon Jebi, hit the Kansai region of Japan. It was the strongest typhoon to hit mainland Japan in 25 years. Universal Studios Japan closed down the whole Resort to prepare...

Hotel Universal Port Vita by Universal Studios Japan officially opens

Hotel Universal Port Vita grand opened in Osaka on July 15, providing another hotel option for those traveling to Universal Studios Japan. It is located in front of Universal City Station, right next to its...

Official Universal Studios Store is now open at Universal’s CityWalk Osaka

The official Universal Studios Store is now open at Universal's CityWalk Osaka. This store has 2 floors and sells merchandise from all the major properties featured inside the park, including Sesame Street, Despicable Me, Snoopy,...

Minion’s Freeze Ray Sliders opens at Universal Studios Japan

Universal Studios Japan officially opened Minion Freeze Ray Sliders at Minion Park on June 30, 2018. The ride sees the mischievous minions take over the pool at Minion Park, bringing out the gigantic freeze ray gun...

“Playing With Curious George” show debuts at Universal Studios Japan

Playing with Curious George opened at Universal Studios Japan on June 30th, 2018. The new show, based on the “Curious George” children’s book character, combines production technology and props with animation to create one immersive environment. Playing...

Universal Surprise Halloween 2018 line-up announced for Universal Studios Japan

This year, from September 7 to November 4, 2018, Universal Studios Japan is adding exciting new experiences to the park’s classic “Universal Surprise Halloween” event, with upgraded entertainment and new shows that redefine the...

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