MEDIA

RIDES

the world’s first inverting looping playground slide

The following account is recreated from interviews with those who were there, and then dramatised for the internet. All video footage contained below is...

VR Playground for your audience

Can you remember swinging in the playground as a child: enjoying sensations of speed and weightlessness as you swooped high and low; laughing with...

REPORTS

Thrill Engineer Brendan Walker on the Science of Sensation

'According to Thrill Engineer Brendan Walker, the most  thrilling moment of any theme park experience is just before it begins. 'That brief interlude between being...

Engineering Fun: The Story of Orton & Spooner

I've been invited to guest curate the physics and engineering section of this new exhibition by the National Fairground and Circus Archive (NFCA) A...

VR Playground in Seoul

VR Playground returns from a short tour in Seoul, South Korea. Week one was by official invitation from World Culture Collage, to feature as...

EXPERIMENTS

Oblivion: Thrill Laboratory

Alton Towers invited Brendan Walker to stage a Thrill Laboratory event based at the park in 2008. Walker chose to focus the event on...

HANDBOOK