Opposite Attractions: A Theme Park Design Show

Episode Archive

Episode Archive

104 episodes of Opposite Attractions: A Theme Park Design Show since the first episode, which aired on August 30th, 2017.

  • Challenge: Get Rich Quick (Sponsored Attraction)

    July 30th, 2018  |  Season 3  |  36 mins 55 secs
    andre the giant, captain morgan, design, disney, disney world, imagineering, la croix, lemony snicket, rollercoaster, universal studios, vaping

    Jim builds too many attractions. Scottye fields too many sponsors.

  • Challenge: The Simple Things (Get-A-Souvenir Attraction)

    July 23rd, 2018  |  Season 3  |  30 mins 46 secs
    animation, art, attractions, cosplay, crafts, design, disney, disney world, epcot, hollywood studios, imageworks, imagineering, journey into imagination, muppets, souvenirs, theme park, universal studios

    Scottye has arts & crafts. Jim uses synergy.

  • Challenge: The Grocery Boys (Food-Based Attraction)

    July 16th, 2018  |  Season 3  |  33 mins 11 secs
    design, dining, disney, disney world, disneyland paris, france, guy fieri, imagineering, mad tea party, rat fink, ratatouille, restaurant, universal studios

    Jim escapes from Guy Fieri. Scottye weaponizes Guy Fieri.

  • Challenge: How To Be A Detective (Escape Room Attraction)

    July 9th, 2018  |  Season 3  |  36 mins 19 secs
    creativity, design, disney, disney world, escape rooms, fast & furious, imagineering, the edison, theme park, universal studios

    Scottye hunts for alcohol. Jim hunts for a name.

  • Challenge: Opposite Attractions In Mathmagic Land (Educational Attraction)

    June 25th, 2018  |  Season 3  |  37 mins 58 secs
    attractions, design, disney, disney world, education, escape from gringotts, gravity, imagineering, loki, mythology, ragnarok, six flags, test track, theme park, thor, universal studios

    Scottye goes to the end. Jim uses force.

  • Challenge: Lonesome Ghosts (Spooky Attraction)

    June 18th, 2018  |  Season 3  |  36 mins 36 secs
    architecture, carousel of progress, design, disney, disney world, engineering, imagineering, marx brothers, panama city beach, ripley's believe it or not, rollercoaster, swing music, universal studios

    Scottye visits a hellhole. Jim builds a house of shadows.

  • Challenge: Jungle Rhythm (Jungle Attraction)

    June 4th, 2018  |  Season 3  |  33 mins 50 secs
    bob iger, design, disney, disney world, imagineering, jungle cruise, mexico, rollercoasters, thor, universal studios

    Jim makes a big catch. Scottye goes low key.

  • Challenge: All Together (Weird Kiddie Attraction)

    May 28th, 2018  |  Season 3  |  34 mins 35 secs
    attractions, design, disney, disney world, epcot, et, hollywood studios, imagineering, king kong, simpsons, spaceship earth, theme park, transformers, universal studios, universe of energy

    Scottye makes a corpse. Jim makes a cartoon.

  • Challenge: Building A Building (Anchor Attractions)

    May 21st, 2018  |  Season 3  |  34 mins 59 secs
    dark ride, design, disney, disney world, epcot, hollywood studios, imagineering, ratfink, rollercoaster, space mountain, universal studios

    Scottye visits a cave. Jim wears a suit.

  • Challenge: The Karnival Kids (Create A New Theme Park)

    May 14th, 2018  |  Season 3  |  30 mins 21 secs
    creativity, design, disney, disney world, epcot, hollywood studios, imagineering, season premiere, theme park, universal studios

    Jim and Scottye go meta.

  • Challenge: You're Welcome (What Stays And What Goes At Vista)

    April 30th, 2018  |  Season 2  |  33 mins 16 secs
    attractions, design, disney, disney world, epcot, hollywood studios, imagineering, interactivity, streaming, theme park, universal studios

    Jim forgets some of his attractions from this season. Scottye forgets some of his attractions from this season.

  • Challenge: Try Everything (Holiday/Seasonal Event)

    April 23rd, 2018  |  Season 2  |  34 mins 59 secs
    animal kingdom, anniversary, architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, flower and garden festival, food and wine festival, halloween horror nights, imagineering, not so scary halloween, thriller, universal studios, very merry christmas

    Scottye and Jim celebrate the 20th anniversary of their least favorite Disney park, while also attracting their lawyers and the father of the internet.

  • Challenge: I Wanna Be Like You (Cheap Knock-Off Attraction)

    April 16th, 2018  |  Season 2  |  36 mins 12 secs
    bill & ted, churros, design, disney, disney world, figment, imagineering, journey into imagination, jungle cruise, shrek, spaceship earth, tomorrowland speedway, universal studios

    Scottye travels through time. Jim apologizes profusely for the audio quality up front.

  • Challenge: Look Through My Eyes (Bodycam Attraction)

    April 9th, 2018  |  Season 2  |  34 mins 50 secs
    3d, bodycams, design, disney, disney world, halloween horror nights, imagineering, indiana jones stunt spectacular, interactivity, mazes, mind control, universal studios, voting

    Jim votes on a maze. Scottye is a total gamer. Also, the worst theme parks ever are discussed.

  • Challenge: Good Company (Sponsored Attraction)

    April 3rd, 2018  |  Season 2  |  35 mins 56 secs
    club 33, design, disney, disney world, imagineering, pirates, rollercoasters, sponsorships, tom sawyer island, universal studios

    Scottye wins Salesman Of The Year. Jim brings a bay to Vista.

  • Challenge: God Help The Outcasts (Meme-Based Attraction)

    March 26th, 2018  |  Season 2  |  31 mins 24 secs
    design, disney, disney world, green screen, imagineering, memes, numa numa, nyan cat, roller coaster, star wars kid, success kid, superstar television, universal studios

    Jim remembers memes from long, long ago. Scottye questions the statute of limitations.