Wednesday, February 28, 2024

nWave and Red Star Premiere Tomb Racers 4D at European Attractions Show

Brussels (Belgium) and Sheffield (United Kingdom) — nWave Pictures Distribution is premiering its newest 4D attraction film “Tomb Racers” at this week’s European Attractions Show in Gothenburg (Sweden). Produced by British animation studio Red Star 3D and directed by Ben Smith, this thrilling action and adventure film takes audiences into the legendary Lost Tomb of Egypt. This new 12-minute 4D title is exclusively distributed by nWave and will be available to theme parks and attraction exhibitors worldwide.

“Tomb Racers 4D” depicts the story of three treasure-hunters who risk their lives to locate the legendary Lost Tomb of Egypt. Battered by dust storms and threatened by marauding crocodiles, danger lurks at every turn as they battle the elements, and each other, in their desperate bid to solve the ancient puzzle.

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Through Thursday this week, EAS attendees can experience “Tomb Racers 4D” in nWave’s state-of-the-art 3D theater at booth #B727.

“After our successful launch of “Knights Quest 4D” at IAAPA Attractions Show 2014, we are thrilled to again partner with Red Star 3D on another quality film, the 43rd title in our popular catalog of 4D attraction films,” said Eric Dillens, Chairman of nWave Studios. “This, fast-paced, entertaining and immersive adventure is ideally suited for spectacular special effects.”

“Our speciality is delivering high-energy 3D attraction films that please audiences around the world,” added Ben Smith, the film’s director and Red Star 3D’s creative director. “When sites add 4D effects such as water splashes, vibration, wind blasts and motion cues, the film really comes to life for the viewer, in a uniquely immersive experience.”

The trailer of “Tomb Racers” can be seen on nWave’s YouTube channel at

nWave has also confirmed plans to launch at IAAPA Attractions Expo the new 4D production “Robinson Crusoe 4D”. The 12-minute 4D attraction film features Robinson, the famous castaway, who tries to adapt to his new life on an island paradise, inhabited by some adorable animals. Several teaser images can be downloaded at The attraction film is based on the characters from the company’s upcoming feature-length 3D animated film, “Robinson Crusoe 3D” which is set for launch in 2016 in wide international territories.

With over 85 titles, nWave Pictures Distribution is a major supplier of attraction films and ride simulation films, offering the world’s largest section of 4D/3D immersive content. “Tomb Racers” marks the sixth 4D attraction film collaboration between the two companies after “20,000 Leagues under the Sea” (2012), “Sherlock Holmes” (2013), “The Good The Bad And A Horse (2013), “The Lost World” (2013) and “Knights Quest” (2014).

Joe Kleiman
Joe Kleiman
Raised in San Diego on theme parks, zoos, and IMAX films, InPark's Senior Correspondent Joe Kleiman would expand his childhood loves into two decades as a projectionist and theater director within the giant screen industry. In addition to his work in commercial and museum operations, Joe has volunteered his time to animal husbandry at leading facilities in California and Texas and has played a leading management role for a number of performing arts companies. Joe previously served as News Editor and has remained a contributing author to InPark Magazine since 2011. HIs writing has also appeared in Sound & Communications, LF Examiner, Jim Hill Media, The Planetarian, Behind the Thrills, and MiceChat His blog, takes an unconventional look at the attractions industry. Follow on twitter @ThemesRenewed Joe lives in Sacramento, California with his wife, dog, and a ghost.

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