UNIVERSAL COOL JAPAN 2016 Cool Japan Heats Up

Cool Japan returns in 2016 on a whole new scale! The new Kyary Pamyu Pamyu attraction makes its appearance.Cool Japan returns in 2016 on a whole new scale! The new Kyary Pamyu Pamyu attraction makes its appearance.

January 15th (Fri) to June 26th (Sun), 2016January 15th (Fri) to June 26th (Sun), 2016

Universal Studios Japan gathers its creativity and cutting-edge technology with world renowned signature brands from Japan to create amazing attractions that have never been seen before. The event that achieved resounding success in 2015 is back—with new brand names and better than ever before. Delivering the finest of Japanese entertainment to the world. The event that stands in the forefront of “Japan’s Coolest” will be held here, at Universal Studios Japan.Universal Studios Japan gathers its creativity and cutting-edge technology with world renowned signature brands from Japan to create amazing attractions that have never been seen before.
The event that achieved resounding success in 2015 is back—with new brand names and better than ever before.
Delivering the finest of Japanese entertainment to the world.
The event that stands in the forefront of “Japan’s Coolest” will be held here, at Universal Studios Japan.

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu XR - The RideKyary Pamyu Pamyu XR - The RideKyary Pamyu Pamyu XR - The Ride

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu XR - The Ride

Let yourself be drawn into a mysterious, adorable world that takes reality to another level!Let yourself be drawn into a mysterious, adorable world that takes reality to another level!
A world that goes beyond virtual reality and stimulates your “sixth sense” of excitement! The state-of-the-art attraction “Kyary Pamyu Pamyu XR - The Ride” makes its exciting debut! Watch the mysterious world of Kyary unfold before your very eyes, in perfect sync with unpredictable rushes of gravity. The thrill of an incredible ride through another dimension awaits!A world that goes beyond virtual reality and stimulates your “sixth sense” of excitement! The state-of-the-art attraction “Kyary Pamyu Pamyu XR - The Ride” makes its exciting debut! Watch the mysterious world of Kyary unfold before your very eyes, in perfect sync with unpredictable rushes of gravity. The thrill of an incredible ride through another dimension awaits!

Free Event

Venue: Space Fantasy - The Ride(cosponsored by NTT DOCOMO, INC.)

  • You must be at least 122 cm to get on this ride. Guests who are under 122 cm cannot ride this attraction even if accompanied by another guest.
  • XR Ride is a high-speed roller coaster with rapid acceleration, sudden upturns, abrupt falls, wild turns, and other wild motions. Guests should wear special goggles when riding the attraction vehicle.

Precautions Regarding
the Attractions

What are XR Rides?

XR Rides go far beyond virtual reality worlds,
stimulating an all-new “sixth sense” of excitement, something that’s never been done before!
These rides take you to a new world of sight and sound through incredible advances
in virtual reality and bring them into perfect sync with the kinds of excitement
you can only get from a theme park, like the sense of rushing gravity.
Discover impossible experiences in a 360-degree world like a 200-meter drop.
The technological prowess and creativity of Universal Studios Japan
have joined forces to bring you an intensely realistic ride into the unknown,
kicking off a new generation of attractions.

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EVANGELION: THE REAL4-D: 2.0EVANGELION: THE REAL4-D: 2.0EVANGELION: THE REAL4-D: 2.0

EVANGELION: THE REAL4-D: 2.0

Board the Eva! For an unprecedented battle to the death!Board the Eva! For an unprecedented battle to the death!
This year, you can finally board an Eva yourself! Jump into the entry plug of the Evangelion Unit-04, controlled by Mari, and experience a furious battle with an Angel from the Eva’s point of view. This is the world’s only 4-D Evangelion attraction, featuring an original story.This year, you can finally board an Eva yourself! Jump into the entry plug of the Evangelion Unit-04, controlled by Mari, and experience a furious battle with an Angel from the Eva’s point of view. This is the world’s only 4-D Evangelion attraction, featuring an original story.

Free Event

* Numbered Tickets may be distributed at busy times. Please ask a crew member on the day of the event for details.

Venue: Cinema 4-D Theater

  • This experience is not recommended to those who are easily scared.

Precautions Regarding
the Attractions

SECTIONSECTION

The most powerful Angel attacks through 4-D special effects!The most powerful Angel attacks through 4-D special effects!
It comes to life before your very eyes, with 4-D special effects stimulating all five senses with shock waves, flashes of light, spraying water, vibrations and more!
Experience the front lines of battle with an all-new sense of tension.

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Attack on Titan: THE REAL 2Attack on Titan: THE REAL 2Attack on Titan: THE REAL 2

Attack on Titan: THE REAL 2

Fly and fight hard with three-dimensional maneuvering!ly and fight hard with three-dimensional maneuvering!
Our new “Attack on Titan” 4-D attraction makes its debut through original, park-exclusive video. This year, you can fly the skies yourself using three-dimensional maneuvering straight from the series! The sights rush by: the ground, the walls, and the attacking Titan... Join Mikasa and Armin to fight against a female Titan, and experience an intensely real battle to the death. * Video created by WIT STUDIO, animators of the Attack on Titan seriesOur new “Attack on Titan” 4-D attraction makes its debut through original, park-exclusive video. This year, you can fly the skies yourself using three-dimensional maneuvering straight from the series! The sights rush by: the ground, the walls, and the attacking Titan... Join Mikasa and Armin to fight against a female Titan, and experience an intensely real battle to the death. * Video created by WIT STUDIO, animators of the Attack on Titan series

Free Event

* Numbered Tickets may be distributed at busy times. Please ask a crew member on the day of the event for details.

Venue: Cinema 4-D Theater

  • This experience is not recommended to those who are easily scared.

Precautions Regarding
the Attractions

Life-sized Wall Titan

The story’s greatest mystery - the Wall Titan - appears on an incredible scale!
The gaze of the Titan peering from the broken wall... The realistic feel of its skin... When you see it, the terror will come alive again.

Clone-oid

The world’s greatest human modelling technology creates realistic reproductions right down to the strands of hair and the feel of skin.
This year, Eren joins Levi, Mikasa and Armin!

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MONSTER HUNTER: THE REALMONSTER HUNTER: THE REALMONSTER HUNTER: THE REAL

MONSTER HUNTER: THE REAL

This year will be a rampage!This year will be a rampage!
For the first time in the event’s history, two life-sized monsters will attack you!You'll even have the chance to mount the blade wyvern Dinovaldo for a photo opportunity.Experience the greatest, most realistic tension yet in the world of the newest instalment of the Monster Hunter series.For the first time in the event’s history, two life-sized monsters will attack you!You'll even have the chance to mount the blade wyvern Dinovaldo for a photo opportunity.Experience the greatest, most realistic tension yet in the world of the newest instalment of the Monster Hunter series.

Photo opportunity: Mounting DinovaldoPhoto opportunity: Mounting Dinovaldo

This year, you can climb onto a monster!This year, you can climb onto a monster!
Excitement awaits as the moment you mount the blade wyvern Dinovaldo, one of Monster Hunter X's four flagship monsters, is captured in a photo!
  • * This attraction may be temporarily closed depending on the circumstances of the day, such as rain, etc.
  • * Image is for illustrative purposes.

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RESIDENT EVIL: THE ESCAPE 2RESIDENT EVIL: THE ESCAPE 2RESIDENT EVIL: THE ESCAPE 2

RESIDENT EVIL: THE ESCAPE 2

The embargo is lifted on an all-new production... Escape from a giant pharmaceutical lab filled with terror.The embargo is lifted on an all-new production... Escape from a giant pharmaceutical lab filled with terror.
Follow-up to the event with an astonishing 98% satisfaction rate! The Resident EvilTM and Real Escape Game collaboration evolves with an all-new production. In the research building of a giant pharmaceutical company, a horde of zombies and Bio Organic Weapons close in, their numbers growing as time passes! Work together with your friends to challenge terrifying traps, new missions, and countless mysteries in order to escape from this dire situation!Follow-up to the event with an astonishing 98% satisfaction rate! The Resident EvilTM and Real Escape Game collaboration evolves with an all-new production. In the research building of a giant pharmaceutical company, a horde of zombies and Bio Organic Weapons close in, their numbers growing as time passes! Work together with your friends to challenge terrifying traps, new missions, and countless mysteries in order to escape from this dire situation!
Event period
January 15(Fri) – May 29(Sun), 2016* The event may not be held on some dates.

Paid Event

  • This Real Escape Game is a premium event that is operated exclusively on a reservation basis. In addition to a Studio Pass (entry ticket), you must purchase a separate ticket for this attraction.
  • Meeting Time: 30 to 45 minutes before the show starts. If you are late, you may not be able to enter.
  • Parts of the attraction include stairs and other uneven flooring. The attraction cannot be experienced in open shoes (sandals, mules) or in high heels.
  • This experience is not recommended to those who are easily scared.

Precautions Regarding
the Attractions

* When entering the park, a separate Studio Pass (entry tickets such as a 1 Day Studio Pass) is required.
Guests with a Universal Annual Pass will also require a separate Studio Pass to enter the park, even if using an Express Pass on days when entry is excluded.

What are Real Escape Games?What are Real Escape Games?

Real Escape Games are a realistic form of interactive entertainment
in which you must solve puzzles within the time limit and escape from a locked room.
Designed and created by SCRAP Entertainment Inc. in 2007,
these games have had over 2,000,000 participants as of 2015.
People of all ages and genders are diving into the frantic chaos of Real Escape,
not just in Japan but all over the world.

Now with an even more terrifying environmentNow with an even more terrifying environment

As time passes, hordes of zombies and Bio Organic Weapons will constantly be released to hunt you down!
Sheer panic awaits as time ticks down to the limit and the terror multiplies!

Solve all-new puzzles with your friends!Solve all-new puzzles with your friends!

You’ll face trap after treacherous trap, and discover a series of unpredictable missions...
Challenge even more sophisticated puzzles with your friends!* Development image

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Precautions Regarding the Attractions

XR Ride is a high-speed roller coaster with rapid acceleration, sudden upturns, abrupt falls, wild turns, and other wild motions. Guests should wear special goggles when riding the attraction vehicle.

  • You must be at least 122 cm to get on this ride. Guests who are under 122 cm cannot ride this attraction even if accompanied by another guest.
  • You cannot use the attraction if none of the available XR goggles fit you.
    All XR goggles used for the attraction are sterilized with alcohol after every use.

Please leave articles that may fall (e.g. hat, cap, camera, wallet, keys) in a locker before riding the attraction, or ask someone with you who is not experiencing the attraction to hold such articles.

Guests who should not use the attraction

Guests with conditions that may be aggravated by experiencing this attraction or with the following conditions are not admitted. heart/blood pressure disorders / neck, back & spine disorders / expectant mothers / motion sickness, dizziness / poor physical condition / height phobia / claustrophobia

  • A condition that may be aggravated by using the ride attraction.
  • Guests with any of the following conditions cannot use the attraction: unable to maintain a correct posture during the ride; a physical build not compatible with the seats; or unable to secure one's body with the safety bar.

This attraction uses the following special effects. Guests with health conditions that may be aggravated by these special effects may not use the attraction. Strobe lights, loud sounds, darkness, 3D effects

For your ride safety

For your safety, please follow the instructions given by the crew.
Additionally, guests who engage in violent or otherwise troublesome behavior will be asked to leave the park by the crew.

  • While using the ride, you are asked to always sit back in the seat with your back firmly against the backrest.
  • Guests in wheelchairs or electric wheelchairs need to transfer to the ride seat.
  • Please let an attraction crew member know if you wear a prosthetic limb.
  • Please let an attraction crew member know if you are in a cast.
  • Please let an attraction crew member know if you wear glasses.
  • Please let an attraction crew member know if you wear a wig or hairpiece.
  • Smoking within the premises is prohibited.

Guests who require an escort (one who is mentally/physically healthy, of junior high school age or older, and meets our usage requirements)

  • Guests who may have difficulty during an emergency
  • Guests who require wheelchairs
  • Guests with mental disabilities
  • Guests with visual disabilities

For guests with other disabilities, please ask a crew member.

Precautions Regarding the Attractions

Please note that this attraction includes some violent scenes and extreme imagery.
Please note that you may experience significant splashing of water while experiencing this attraction.

Guests who should not use the attraction

Guests with conditions that may be aggravated by experiencing this attraction or with the following conditions are not admitted. heart/blood pressure disorders / neck, back & spine disorders / expectant mothers / motion sickness, dizziness / poor physical condition Guests who cannot sit in a chair by themselves cannot ride this attraction.

This attraction uses the following special effects. Guests with health conditions that may be aggravated by these special effects may not use the attraction. Strobes, water, soap bubbles, loud sounds, pitch black, 3D effects, seat movement, smells

Warning

For your safety, please follow the instructions given by the crew.
Additionally, guests who engage in violent or otherwise troublesome behavior will be asked to leave the park by the crew.

  • If you require a wheelchair, please speak with a crew member beforehand.
  • Please speak with a crew member beforehand if you have a plaster cast.
  • Please consult a crew member if you have medical equipment such as an assisting tool or prosthesis that is not firmly attached.

Guests who require an escort (one who is mentally/physically healthy, of junior high school age or older, and meets our usage requirements)

  • Guests who may have difficulty during an emergency
  • Guests who require wheelchairs
  • Guests with mental disabilities
  • Guests with visual disabilities

For guests with other disabilities, please ask a crew member.

Precautions Regarding the Attractions

This experience is not recommended to those who are easily scared.
Please note that you may experience significant splashing of water while experiencing this attraction.

Guests who should not use the attraction

Guests with conditions that may be aggravated by experiencing this attraction or with the following conditions are not admitted. heart/blood pressure disorders / neck, back & spine disorders / expectant mothers / motion sickness, dizziness / poor physical condition Guests who cannot sit in a chair by themselves cannot ride this attraction.

This attraction uses the following special effects. Guests with health conditions that may be aggravated by these special effects may not use the attraction. Strobes, water, soap bubbles, loud sounds, pitch black, 3D effects, seat movement, smells

Warning

For your safety, please follow the instructions given by the crew.
Additionally, guests who engage in violent or otherwise troublesome behavior will be asked to leave the park by the crew.

  • If you require a wheelchair, please speak with a crew member beforehand.
  • Please speak with a crew member beforehand if you have a plaster cast.
  • Please consult a crew member if you have medical equipment such as an assisting tool or prosthesis that is not firmly attached.

Guests who require an escort (one who is mentally/physically healthy, of junior high school age or older, and meets our usage requirements)

  • Guests who may have difficulty during an emergency
  • Guests who require wheelchairs
  • Guests with mental disabilities
  • Guests with visual disabilities

For guests with other disabilities, please ask a crew member.

Precautions Regarding the Attractions

This is a walk-through attraction.
During parts of the attraction, the floor may shake.
Additionally, guests will be sprayed with mist as part of the production.

Guests who should not use the attraction

Guests with conditions that may be aggravated by experiencing this attraction or with the following conditions are not admitted. heart/blood pressure disorders / neck, back & spine disorders / expectant mothers / dizziness / poor physical condition / claustrophobia / guests with fragile skin

This attraction uses the following special effects. Guests with health conditions that may be aggravated by these special effects may not use the attraction. Fog/smoke, mist, strobe lights, loud noises, darkness

Warning

For your safety, please follow the instructions given by the crew.
Additionally, guests who engage in violent or otherwise troublesome behavior will be asked to leave the park by the crew.

  • If you require a wheelchair, please speak with a crew member beforehand.
  • Smoking within the premises is prohibited.
  • Eating or drinking within the premises is prohibited.
  • There are no restrooms within the premises.

Guests who require an escort (one who is mentally/physically healthy, of junior high school age or older, and meets our usage requirements)

  • Guests who may have difficulty during an emergency
  • Guests who require wheelchairs
  • Guests with mental disabilities
  • Guests with visual disabilities

For guests with other disabilities, please ask a crew member.

Precautions Regarding the Attractions

This attraction is expected to be crowded on the days it is available. Please arrive 30 to 45 minutes before the show begins. If you are late, you may not be able to enter.

Entry is admitted on a first-come, first-serve basis, and each team will generally be made up of four people. Please arrive together with your friends, family, or other guests with whom you wish to enjoy the attraction. Though the rule for this attraction is to be enjoyed by a group of friends or family members, please note the following.

(1) If arriving as a group of three or fewer guests, you may be asked to form a team with others.

(2) If arriving as a group of five or more guests or if members of your group are late, you may be asked to split up.

* The size of teams may be changed without notice.

Warning

This attraction is 4th floor “Real Escape Game” walk through maze.
This experience is not recommended to those who are easily scared.

  • * Guardians must take responsibility for participation by children of elementary school age or younger. (Entry charged for guests aged 4 or older)
  • * If you are uncomfortable with horror-themed content, please refrain from entering.
  • * Please be mindful of the other guests while enjoying the attraction, and refrain from excessive reactions.

Parts of the attraction include stairs and other uneven flooring. The attraction cannot be experienced in open shoes (sandals, mules) or in high heels.
Parts of the attraction are not accessible to guests with wheelchairs. For details, please contact the information center.

  • * For your safety, please follow the instructions given by the crew. Any assaults to the performers are strictly prohibited. Security cameras are in use.
  • * Pease refrain from eating, drinking, photography, videotaping.
  • * There is no locker room in this attraction. If you are carrying large luggage, please put them in a locker in the park.
  • * There is no toilet in this attraction.
  • * Some of the items used in the attraction are sterilized using alcohol.

Guests who should not use the attraction

Guests with conditions that may be aggravated by experiencing this attraction or with the following conditions are not admitted. heart/blood pressure disorders / neck, back & spine disorders / expectant mothers / dizziness / poor physical condition / claustrophobia / guests with fragile skin

This attraction uses the following special effects. Guests with health conditions that may be aggravated by these special effects may not use the attraction. Fog/smoke, strobe lights, fire effect, loud noises, darkness

Other

Bad weather or other conditions may cause unavoidable changes to the attraction’s content or closure of the attraction.
You are not permitted to participate multiple times. Bearing the purpose of this game in mind, please cooperate in allowing all guests to enjoy the attraction.

It is not permitted to disclose or leak the puzzles or answers appearing in this event to third parties, whether in writing, in speech, via social media posts or by any other method or media, regardless of how much time has passed.
Should a disclosure or leak of this kind be discovered, we will request retrieval of any written notes or deletion of posted messages, and demand compensation for damage caused to the company as a result of said disclosure or leak.

When entering the park, a separate Studio Pass (entry tickets such as a 1 Day Studio Pass) is required.
Guests with a Universal Annual Pass will also require a separate Studio Pass to enter the park, even if using an Express Pass on days when entry is excluded.
Refunds and modifications are not available. Once purchased, tickets cannot be modified, cancelled, or reissued.
Resale or transfer is strictly forbidden.