Entertainment

Super Silly Fun Land

Universal Studios Hollywood, CA

Houston/Tyner is the architect of this over the top outdoor family play zone based on the memorable seaside carnival from the popular movie Despicable Me. This interactive outdoor venue sits adjacent to the Despicable Me Minion Mayhem Ride. Guests of all ages are entertained by more than 80 different water play features, a dry zone for climbing, jumping and sliding, and a minion themed ride called Silly Swirly Fun Ride.

 Despicable Me Minion Mayhem Ride

Universal Studios Hollywood, CA

Houston/Tyner is he architect if this interactive 3-D adventure ride which is based on the movie, Despicable Me. This project included an interactive pre-show, multiple theater venue, and exit retail leading to Super Silly Fun Land.

The Globe Theater

Universal Studios Hollywood, CA

Houston/Tyner designed this 25,000 square foot theater with the capacity to seat 500-700 guests. It included a new full service kitchen and an exterior theme to recreate an essence of old London streets.

Jillian’s Billiards

Universal CityWalk- Hollywood in Scottsdale, AZ

Houston/Tyner designed this arcade, bowling alley, billiards lounge, sports lounge and restaurant as exciting new additions to Universal CityWalk in Scottsdale, Arizona.

King Kong 360 3-D

Universal Studios Hollywood, CA

Houston/Tyner was the architect for King Kong 360-3D, an addition to the studio tram tour that takes 3-D to the next level. Two curved 3-D screened-each measuring a massive 187 feet wide by 40 feet high surround the tram and a motion base provide the tram and guests with a motion filled experience.

Nickelodeon Blast Zone

Universal Studios Hollywood, CA

Houston/Tyner designed the Nickelodeon water feature attraction with both interior and exterior themed spaces involving water and air effects. This attraction also had food service and retail components implemented by Houston/Tyner.

Revenge of the Mummy-The Ride

Universal Studios Hollywood, CA

Houston/Tyner was the architect fir this indoor 65,000 square foot roller coaster attraction that takes guests through a series of unexpected twists and turns in virtual darkness. Houston/Tyner was responsible for the themed ride, queue, image capture, and exit retail space based upon the popular movie series The Mummy.

Shrek 4-D

Universal Studios Hollywood, CA

Houston/Tyner was the architect for the new Shrek 4-D attraction including a new 600 seat theater, themed queue, and dungeon themed pre-show area. This attraction consisted of motion based seats, guest interactive air and water effects along with 3-D movie experience.

Transformers The Ride-3D

Universal Studios Hollywood, CA

Houston/Tyner was the architect for this ride based on the popular movie franchise, Transformers. It is a mind blowing 3-D adventure that puts you in the middle of an ultimate warzone. This project included the Transformers themed queue, the ride, and retail space and arrival plaza.