After careful consideration of all aspects of the current situation, Universal Studios Japan is postponing the grand opening of its new “SUPER NINTENDO WORLD” until after the state of emergency for Osaka prefecture, issued yesterday, is lifted. Also during the state of emergency, we will set additional capacity limitations in accordance with the government and the local authorities’ guidelines.
We apologize to all of our guests and stakeholders for any inconvenience this causes. We know you are looking forward to the grand opening of Super Nintendo World when the time is right. We will announce the grand opening date soon after the lift of the state of emergency.
Studio pass sales are also monitored and controlled, and there could be additional limitations to their availability. We recommend that our guests purchase date designated studio passes at our official website prior to their visits. Please see our official website for the latest information regarding park operations.
COVID-19 Safety Guidelines at Universal Studios Japan
Universal Studios Japan has been involved in creating and updating the “Novel Coronavirus Spread Prevention Guideline for Theme Parks and Amusement Parks” together with the related corporations and associations. Also, we have undertaken sanitization enhancement measures based on advice from health care authorities and medical experts and as always, the health and safety of our guests and team members is our top priority. We will continue our work to provide a safe environment for our guests and team members by continuing to take such measures carefully and thoroughly. Please visit our website for more information on our sanitization enhancement measures. (https://www.usj.co.jp/web/en/us/service-guide/safety)
About Universal Studios Japan
Universal Studios Japan is wholly owned by Comcast NBCUniversal.
Universal Studios Japan located in Osaka, Japan, has succeeded in establishing its position as a prominent entertainment and leisure landmark drawing many guests from distant areas in Japan as well as overseas. "Bringing You the Best of the World" - a theme park where its guests can have the world’s best experiences and create the world’s best memories, Universal Studios Japan offers world-class entertainment such as authentic attractions and shows, based not only on Hollywood blockbusters but also popular entertainment brands, and a variety of seasonal events entertaining its guests to the fullest.
Universal Studios Japan has continued to evolve since its opening and has recently accelerated its growth with the launch of world-class entertainment experiences such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, The Flying Dinosaur and Minion Park and Despicable Me Minion Mayhem Ride. Super Nintendo World, a new area where you can enjoy entertainment based on world-renowned Nintendo characters and their worlds.