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Zombie Evilution
Zombie Evilution logo.png
Dreamworld
Area Ocean Parade
Coordinates 27°51′54″S 153°19′0.43″E / 27.86500°S 153.3167861°E / -27.86500; 153.3167861Coordinates: 27°51′54″S 153°19′0.43″E / 27.86500°S 153.3167861°E / -27.86500; 153.3167861
Status Closed
Soft opening date September 2013 (2013-09)
Opening date 13 September 2013 (2013-09-13)
Closing date 2018
Replaced AVPX
General statistics
Attraction type Walkthrough Scare Attraction
Manufacturer Sudden Impact Entertainment
Designer Lynton V. Harris
Site area 650 m2 (7,000 sq ft)
Capacity 160 riders per hour
Participants per group 8 every 3 minutes
Duration 10 minutes

Zombie Evilution was a seasonal multi-use attraction at Dreamworld theme park on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia. The attraction was originally introduced as a scare maze before being converted to a laser skirmish attraction. It opened on Friday the 13th of September 2013, replacing AVPX. The attraction is currently used as a scare maze for Park After Dark events and as of March 2018 is closed.

Laser Skirmish

Guests admitted in groups of 30 into one of three briefing rooms. The guests were asked to stand by a weapon which determines their teams. Half of the group were infected humans, with the other half being normal, uninfected humans. A short preshow details the backstory for the attraction. The attraction was set in a small town named Kevil Hill (a play on the evil & live palindrome), a zombie utopia created by billionaire James Buchanan (J.B.) Kevil (portrayed by Tony Bonner). Professor Jacques Madigan manages the town's cryonics chamber, where the dead are preserved for a future re-awakening.

Guests were told the rules and how to use their weapons, before being moved from the briefing room, down a tunnel to a final room before the main arena. The main arena is 650 square metres (7,000 sq ft) and featured multiple buildings. To earn points players shoot those from the opposite team.

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