Opposite Attractions: A Theme Park Design Show

A comedy design challenge podcast about creating theme parks that are 'technically possible'.

About the show

A former Universal Studios Florida employee and a former Walt Disney World cast member challenge each other to imagineer their own theme parks, one attraction at a time, while also discussing the current state of the theme park industry. Hosted by Scottye Moore and Jim Murphy.

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Episodes

  • The Quest For An Escape

    March 25th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  29 mins 47 secs
    adventure, architecture, design, disney, disney world, dungeons and dragons, engineering, escape rooms, goblins, imagineering, orcs, quest, universal studios, wonder park film

    Scottye is soooo bad. Jim is cubed.

  • The Quest For The Hydra

    March 18th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  33 mins 17 secs
    architecture, d&d, design, disney, disney world, engineering, hydra, imagineering, legend, myth, roller coaster, submarine, universal studios, vacation

    Scottye stops world hunger. Jim reunites a family.

  • The Quest For Dinner Theatre

    March 11th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  33 mins 34 secs
    adventure, adventurers club, architecture, design, diamond horseshoe, dinner show, disney, disney world, dungeons and dragons, engineering, fantasy, hoop de doo revue, imagineering, medieval times, quest, universal studios

    Jim goes to late night. Scottye drinks the kool-aid.

  • The Quest To Build Character

    March 4th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  37 mins 37 secs
    adventure, architecture, design, disney, disney world, dungeons and dragons, engineering, fantasy, harry potter, imagineering, merchandising, quest, shopping, universal studios

    Scottye goes deluxe. Jim just wants to Be Like Grunk.

  • The Quest For Points

    February 25th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  34 mins 37 secs
    adventure, architecture, battle, carnival, castle, design, disney, disney world, dungeons and dragons, engineering, fantasy, imagineering, quest, six flags, universal studios, virtual reality

    Jim cheats a carny. Scottye visits the penthouse.

  • The Quest For Something New

    February 18th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  33 mins 41 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, gatlinburg, imagineering, levitation, magic, michael vick, nike, temple of doom, universal studios

    Jim transports slaves. Scottye relaxes his body.

  • The Quest For Dragons

    February 11th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  31 mins 49 secs
    architecture, avatar, design, disney, disney world, dragons, engineering, flight of passage, imagineering, steampunk, tron light cycle power run, universal studios

    Scottye takes a flight of passage. Jim takes a power run.

  • The Quest For Goblins

    February 4th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  32 mins 9 secs
    adventure, architecture, design, disney, disney world, drop tower, dungeons and dragons, engineering, goblins, imagineering, magic, quest, roller coaster, universal studios

    Jim commits regicide. Scottye has a vision.

  • The Quest For Water Rides

    January 28th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  31 mins 24 secs
    adventure, architecture, design, disney, disney world, dungeons and dragons, engineering, imagineering, quest, universal studios, water rides

    Scottye is a Pisces. Jim is a Gopher.

  • The Quest For Characters

    January 21st, 2019  |  Season 5  |  34 mins 25 secs
    architecture, characters, d&d, design, disney, disney springs, disney world, engineering, imagineering, mystery, roleplaying, toy story land, universal studios

    Russ sees danger. Grunk move rock.

  • The Quest For A New Theme Park (Season Premiere)

    January 14th, 2019  |  Season 5  |  32 mins 14 secs
    adventure, animal kingdom, architecture, beastly kingdom, design, disney, disney world, dungeons and dragons, engineering, fantasy, imagineering, quest, secrets, universal studios

    Scottye wants dragons. Jim wants dungeons.

  • Challenge: The Other 40 States (Season Finale)

    December 31st, 2018  |  Season 4  |  32 mins 56 secs
    america, architecture, attractions, design, disney, disney world, engineering, imagineering, united states, universal studios, usa

    Jim underperforms. Scottye is non-stop.

  • Challenge: Star Spangled Weenie

    December 24th, 2018  |  Season 4  |  31 mins 48 secs
    architecture, democracy, design, disney, disney world, engineering, explosions, imagineering, michael bay, revolution, universal studios, usa, voting, weenie

    Scottye starts a revolution. Jim rocks the vote.

  • Challenge: North To Alaska

    December 17th, 2018  |  Season 4  |  33 mins 54 secs
    alaska, america, architecture, coaster, denali, design, disney, disney world, engineering, imagineering, moose, stol, universal studios

    Jim takes flight. Scottye grabs an illegal parachute.

  • Challenge: Puerto Rico

    December 10th, 2018  |  Season 4  |  33 mins 52 secs
    america, architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, hot dogs, imagineering, mexico, puerto rico, stone mountain, timeshares, universal studios

    Scottye searches for a missing duck. Jim searches for suckers.

  • Challenge: DC Or Nothing

    December 3rd, 2018  |  Season 4  |  34 mins 57 secs
    architecture, back to the future, design, disney, disney world, engineering, imagineering, joe biden, national treasure, nicolas cage, underground, universal studios, washington dc

    Jim goes underground to ride a trolley. Scottye goes underground to stop a menace.