Hong Kong Disneyland Opens Ant-Man and The
Wasp: Nano Battle!
Hong Kong Disneyland Resort (HKDL) has expanded
its already impressive portfolio of attractions with the recent
opening of Ant-Man and The Wasp: Nano Battle!
The new Marvel attraction is the world’s first
to feature Ant-Man and The Wasp, as well as the first
Marvel-themed attraction featuring a female Super Hero as a lead
Ant-Man and The Wasp: Nano Battle! expands
HKDL’s Iron Man Experience, which
has been consistently rated as the park’s most popular attraction
since opening in 2017.
The Nano Battle sends guests on a
critical mission with Ant-Man and The Wasp, who have answered Iron
Man’s call for support in defending Hong Kong against Hydra’s
The interactive adventure
begins with a visit to the S.H.I.E.L.D. Science and Technology
Pavilion, a newly opened facility at Stark Expo in Tomorrowland,
set up to showcase S.H.I.E.L.D.’s latest technological
developments. The seemingly ordinary visit is soon interrupted by
Hydra, who has initiated a two-pronged attack in Hong Kong. Hydra
not only is attempting to steal the Arc Reactor atop Stark Tower
in Kowloon, Hong Kong, but its artificial intelligence Arnim Zola
has sent an army of Swarmbots to infiltrate the S.H.I.E.L.D.
Pavilion in order to steal a Data Core that contains highly
As he battles Swarmbots in
Kowloon, Iron Man calls in Ant-Man and The Wasp to defend the
pavilion, because only they can shrink down to get between the
bots’ armor to destroy them from the inside. But with
thousands of bots and only two of them, Ant-Man and The Wasp will
need help. Guests at the pavilion are called into action. Aboard
one of S.H.I.E.L.D.’s newest combat vehicles, D/AGR, the
Defense/Assault Ground Rover (aka “the Dagger”), guests are issued
an EMP Blaster and engage in a battle alongside Ant-Man and
The Wasp to defeat Zola and his Swarmbots.
creative producer of the attraction from Walt Disney Imagineering,
said “We are excited that this attraction continues the thrilling
adventure from Iron Man Experience and elevates the Marvel
experience at HKDL for fans in Hong Kong and from across the
globe. Ant-Man and The Wasp are quickly emerging as a quirky,
funny Super Hero duo and they are hugely popular in this part of
Director of “Ant-Man and The Wasp”, Peyton Reed, and the movie
production team were on board to film the media for the
attraction. Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly, the stars of “Ant-Man
and The Wasp”, joined the action by reprising their roles; and
Christophe Beck, composer for the Ant-Man movies, also created the
score for the attraction. A total of 14 types of artefacts and
research items from more than a dozen Marvel movies, TV show
episodes and comics are also on display, some of which are
exclusive to HKDL.
HKDL’s multi-year expansion plan includes many
more exciting developments, some of which are outlined in the
exclusive FHD video and podcast interview below.