BLOGS & NEWS

09 Apr 2017

"I themed my attractions at Disney parks to allow one to escape into a blissful world of nostalgia, whimsy and fantasy. Through them, you become a child again!" -Walt Disney. Theme parks & amusement centers are what their name implies. These…

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04 Sep 2017

We are not only about providing your operation with the latest and cutting edge amusement products, the multifaceted team at ASI offers investors, developers and operators a plethora of solutions that are customized to suit the nuances of each operation…

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04 Sep 2017

Why is amusement such an important part of being quintessentially human? Why do families feel the need to unwind, relax and rejuvenate our senses, especially with a loved family member in an artificially created fantasy environment? It’s even better for…

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04 Sep 2017

FEC Operators all over the world try to adjust their machines to optimum levels to assure them the highest revenues but this is not always a good idea. The incentive to adjust the machines to the level where they return…

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04 Sep 2017

How many of you have you used VR and wondered – how does this new & innovative technology actually work? How does wearing an oversized headset make you think you're standing at the bottom of the ocean, fighting off aggressive sharks tearing…

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05 Apr 2017

With tourism contributing to almost 8.5 per cent of its GDP this year, the United Arab Emirates is investing in infrastructure projects to attract a higher number of visitors. Prakash Vivekanand, managing director of Amusement Services International, said: “The GCC…

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26 Mar 2017

What works in Middle Eastern family entertainment centres? The popular concept is by no means now universally applicable, it would seem. Paramount among the issues is whether the video game is, like the dinosaur, fading into oblivion.  THE universal acceptance…

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04 Sep 2017

ASI showcased exciting VR attractions at DEAL 2017. Virtual reality will have its impact on the Middle East family entertainment centres, said ASI’s President, Prakash Vivekanand and he expects to have 4 premium VR products on his DEAL stand – the largest…

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04 Sep 2017

Technology can offer a great deal to the amusement machine operator - if the amusement machine operator is prepared to take a close look at the options and work at it to get it to work for him/her. Much more…

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23 May 2017

Attractions, merchandise and foods must blend and complement each other so the guest is able to flow from one area to the other in an entertainment facility, but ironically enough, there are many theme parks that follow the policy of…

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06 Apr 2017

A decade of development has placed the UAE at the forefront of the theme parks and family entertainment centers industry, said the head of the company which stages the DEAL trade show in Dubai each year. A decade ago the entertainment…

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23 May 2017

Enter an alternate reality – become your favorite super hero and experience a 3D mega-thrilling adrenalin-pumping virtual adventure – and see how VR is indeed the future of gaming as it stands today! Experience Active VR with the Next Generation…

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23 May 2017

FECs Operators should aim for exemplary customer service from their FEC Staff. To better explain why, let’s start with a short story. When he tells the story, an operator in the Middle east can’t help but laugh. While checking out…

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23 May 2017

Every FEC operator needs to learn how to keep guests to their FEC stay longer, stay happy, and spend more money. It’s the eternal quest for operators - they just have to figure out a way to keep guests staying…

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17 Jul 2017

Although gaming and entertainment industry is at its nascent stage in India but with government initiatives like a GST rollout by April 2017 and the enforcement of FDI regulations, many foreign investors are foraying into the country with their projects.…

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