VIDEO: Get a chilling first look at VR experience ‘The Repository’ at Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights

in Haunted Attractions, Park Secrets, Technology, Theme Parks, Universal Orlando, Universal Studios Florida

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It seems like theme parks aren’t wasting any time adopting the magic of virtual reality into their attractions.

With the recent announcement of SeaWorld’s VR-revamped Kraken roller coaster, and multiple other attractions across the United States, let’s not forget one of the more interesting and fascinating treks into the virtual world: The Repository at Halloween Horror Nights 2016. Now, Universal Orlando Resort has released a chilling new look into this one-of-a-kind experience.

Check it out here:

The Repository” is an exclusive, limited-time attraction with an entirely unique storyline that will pave the way for even more brand new, best-in-class experiences across Universal Orlando Resort. Throughout this extended, heart-pounding adventure, guests will explore highly thematic physical environments and interact with real-life characters – all while working in small teams to solve a dark mystery unfolding before them.

Here are some photos straight from the folks at Universal — it looks absolutely insane:

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Universal Orlando Resort’s immersive – and terrifying – new interactive experience “The Repository,” is now open. Guests can now upgrade their Halloween Horror Nights experience to live a whole new generation of psychological horror.   Those brave enough to take this experimental journey will be immediately immersed in an electrifying story as they explore a legendary, centuries-old warehouse known to house powerful and paranormal artifacts. They’ll encounter haunting live actors and work in small groups of fellow thrill-seekers to survive The Repository and the horrors that lie within.   “The Repository” is available on select nights from Sept. 29 through Oct. 31. This limited availability experience can be purchased on HalloweenHorrorNights.com or by calling 407-224-7840. Halloween Horror Nights admission is also required.

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This “highly interactive” horror experience is now available to purchase for $49.99 plus tax, per person, by calling 407-224-7840. Halloween Horror Nights admission is also required and Universal warns that this new VR experience is not recommended for guests 13 and younger. For all cutting-edge theme park news, stick with Inside the Magic

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