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

  • I Know You Are But What Am I?!

    March 30th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  30 mins 16 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, e.t., engineering, epcot, figment, haunted mansion, imagineering, journey into imagination, pee wee herman, universal studios

    Jim sits in a chair. Scottye wakes up.

  • Shut The Front Door!

    March 23rd, 2020  |  Season 9  |  32 mins 53 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney institute, disney world, engineering, flavor town, guy fieri, imagineering, race through new york, soarin, triple d, universal studios

    Scottye takes a drive. Jim takes some classes.

  • Yo, Home To Bel-Air!

    March 16th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  34 mins 44 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, fresh prince of bel air, hollywood studios, imagineering, magic kingdom, tmnt, universal studios, world showcase

    Jim gets thrown out. Scottye battles ninjas.

  • You Got It, Dude!

    March 9th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  29 mins 52 secs
    adventureland, architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, full house, fuller house, imagineering, john stamos, jungle cruise, universal studios

    Scottye does a crossover. Jim tries to escape.

  • The One Where We Build A Friends Attraction

    March 2nd, 2020  |  Season 9  |  32 mins 37 secs
    architecture, buzz lightyear, chandler, design, disney, disney world, engineering, friends, gunther, haunted mansion, imagineering, joey, monica, rachel, ross geller, sitcoms, universal studios

    Jim uses a visual aid. Scottye uses a wedding dress.

  • The Scottye Methodologye

    February 24th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  30 mins 29 secs
    architecture, batuu, big bang theory, body wars, design, disney, disney world, disneyland, engineering, galaxys edge, imagineering, innerspace, mr toad, spaceship earth, universal studios, young sheldon

    Scottye goes to Disneyland. Jim goes inside Raj.

  • Not Starring The Harlem Globetrotters

    February 10th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  27 mins 2 secs
    architecture, darth vader, design, disney, disney world, engineering, gilligans island, imagineering, kylo ren, shield, sitcom, sitcoms, television, universal studios

    Jim wrecks a boat. Scottye goes mad.

  • The Man's Theme Park Attraction

    February 3rd, 2020  |  Season 9  |  32 mins 16 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, disneyland, engineering, galaxy's edge, home improvement, imagineering, sitcom, star wars, tool time, universal studios

    Scottye plays a game. Jim ruins a queue.

  • Hey Hey Hey What Is Going On Here??!!

    January 27th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  26 mins 27 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, dreamfinder, engineering, epcot, figment, full house, imagineering, saved by the bell, sitcom, universal studios

    Jim wrecks a beach. Scottye swoles a Screech.

  • The Nexus Of The Universe

    January 20th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  23 mins 50 secs
    architecture, design, disney, disney world, disneyland, engineering, imagineering, mission breakout, newman, seinfeld, sitcom, sword in the stone, tower of terror, universal studios

    Scottye delivers the mail. Jim delivers a nightmare.

  • It's Like The Imitation Cheese Of Theater

    January 13th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  26 mins 33 secs
    architecture, bobs burgers, design, disney, disney world, engineering, imagineering, monsters inc, sitcom, social media, television, twitter, universal studios

    Jim builds a burger. Scottye goes outside.

  • Thank God It's A Theme Park

    January 6th, 2020  |  Season 9  |  34 mins 48 secs
    architecture, celebrities, christmas, design, disney, disney world, engineering, epcot, gifts, imagineering, sitcoms, universal studios

    Scottye aims for the D-list. Jim heads to the city.

  • Let's Get Out Of Here!

    December 17th, 2019  |  Season 7  |  31 mins 35 secs
    action park, architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, fight club, fireworks, giant swing, imagineering, new jersey, universal studios

    Scottye goes for a swing. Jim holds a sweepstakes.

  • Let's Get Moving!

    December 9th, 2019  |  Season 7  |  31 mins 38 secs
    american gladiators, architecture, design, disney, disney world, engineering, iaapa, imagineering, monorail, most extreme elimination challenge, mxc, takeshi's castle, the italian job, universal studios, wipeout

    Jim does a balancing act. Scottye knows what it will take.

  • Let's Get Sharp!

    December 2nd, 2019  |  Season 7  |  37 mins 2 secs
    architecture, bumper cars, design, disney, disney world, engineering, great movie ride, imagineering, knives out, peter pan's flight, reddit, space mountain, universal studios

    Scottye says there can be many. Jim says there can be only one.

  • Let's Get Shopping!

    November 25th, 2019  |  Season 7  |  37 mins 29 secs
    architecture, black friday, bonkers, darkwing duck, design, disney, disney world, disney+, disneyland, engineering, imagineering, rollercoaster, universal studios, vacation, wargames

    Jim kills his savings account. Scottye kills capitalism.