Disney revealed today that Avatar-based rides and attractions will soon be part of Disney World. Finally, the chance to visit an imaginary planet of plundered natural resources, where indigenous cultures are subject to displacement and abuse at the hands of a militarized corporation! Can you even imagine something so magical? Come 2017, Disney World will include an Avatar "land" that will include environs akin to Pandora, all within the park's Animal Kingdom; theme-park designers are developing the attractions under James Cameron's watchful guidance. Sleep with one eye open, Wizarding World of Harry Potter. [Company Town/LAT]
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