Take Home the E-Liminator X Blaster from Villain-Con Minion Blast at Universal Studios Florida

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Want to take a piece of Villain-Con Minion Blast home after you leave Universal Studios Florida? The Evil Stuff Gift Shop at the exit has you covered, with this new toy recreation of the E-Liminator X blaster guests use on this new interactive attraction. Take a look below. E-Liminator X – $35 The blaster itself … Read more

BREAKING: Villain-Con Minion Blast Opens to Guests for Technical Rehearsals at Universal Studios Florida

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Universal Orlando’s newest attraction, Villain-Con Minion Blast is soft opening to guests today at Universal Studios Florida for technical rehearsals. A soft opening indicates that the final attraction experience may not yet be complete or available all the time, as things are still being tested and adjusted. Villain-Con Minion Blast Construction walls were removed from … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Despicable Me’s Vector Meet and Greet Comes to Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida

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Vector from “Despicable Me” has arrived at Illumination Theater in Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida. The villain’s meet and greet rotates with other Illumination characters, like the Minions and “Sing” characters. Vector Meet and Greet Vector is in his iconic orange tracksuit and square glasses. He was thrilled to meet guests. Vector debuted in … Read more

FIRST LOOK: Construction Walls Removed at Villain-Con Minion Blast Entrance in Universal Studios Florida

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Construction walls have been removed from the entrance to Villain-Con Minion Blast at Universal Studios Florida. Villain-Con Minion Blast Entrance Construction walls were previously moved from around the side of the building, but were still up in front of the attraction’s entrance. Now there is a temporary fence and rolling planter around the entrance. Crew … Read more

SPOILERS: Full Walkthrough of the NEW Villain-Con Minion Blast Attraction at Universal Studios Florida

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After sharing some first impressions from Team Members about Villain-Con Minion Blast at Universal Studios Florida, we’re going to give you a full breakdown of the new attraction. This post will have SPOILERS for Villain-Con Minion Blast, so read on only if you’re feeling truly villainous and ready for all the details on what it … Read more

First Impressions and New Details from Team Member Previews of Illumination’s Villain-Con Minion Blast Attraction at Universal Studios Florida

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As we reported earlier, Universal Orlando Resort Team Members are testing Villain-Con Minion Blast at Universal Studios Florida today. Thanks to descriptions and first impressions from some Team Members, we now have spoiler-free details about the new attraction. Villain-Con Minion Blast Basics Illumination’s Villain-Con Minion Blast is a moving walkway stand-through shooting attraction that uses … Read more

FIRST LOOK: Villain-Con Minion Blast Exit Open, Safety Warnings Revealed at Universal Studios Florida

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At Universal Studios Florida, the exit to Villain-Con Minion Blast is open with a visible warnings sign in the Evil Stuff gift shop as Team Member testing gets underway. Villain-Con Minion Blast Exit Open Guests will exit through this large doorway in one corner of the store. A Team Member was guarding the doorway during … Read more

REVIEW: Beat the Heat with Freeze Ray Pops in Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida

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There’s no way you’ll have a bad day when you pick up one of these popsicles from Freeze Ray Pops in Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida. We tried them all on a recent visit. While Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida is soft opened for technical rehearsals, we’re visiting all the land’s new food … Read more

Music Plaza Snack Stand Reopens with Coca-Cola Freestyle Machines at Universal Studios Florida

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Coca-Cola Freestyle fans rejoice! A new location to refresh and refill has arrived at Universal Studios Florida. The snack stand by the Music Plaza Stage, across from Minion Cafe, has reopened with the addition of 3 new Freestyle machines. Let’s take a closer look. Universal Studios Florida has been getting a lot of updates lately, … Read more

PHOTOS: Express Entrance Sign Covered Ahead of Opening of Illumination’s Villain-Con Minion Blast at Universal Studios Florida

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Universal Orlando Resort’s newest attraction, Illumination’s Villain-Con Minion Blast, is set to open sometime this summer. Most of Minion Land is in a soft opening phase, so it’s only a matter of time before the new attraction will begin welcoming guests as well. Minion Cafe, Illumination Theater, and more experiences are now open in Minion … Read more

REVIEW: Bake My Day in Minion Land at Universal Studios – Banana Swiss Roll, Cupcakes, S’mores, Cake Pops, and Macarons

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With the soft opening of Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida, guests can purchase several different sweet treats at Bake My Day, a bakery and gift shop. Bake My Day Sweet Treats The confectionery case is located in the back corner of Bake My Day, next to the register. There is a Swiss roll, cookies, … Read more

PHOTOS: New Personalized Villain-Con I.D. Badge Kiosk Installed at Evil Stuff Store in Universal Studios Florida

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A new kiosk that offers guests the chance to make a personalized Villain-Con I.D. badge has been installed in Universal Studios Florida. We found this new kiosk at Evil Stuff, the recently-opened gift shop for Villain-Con Minion Blast. Personalized Villain-Con I.D. Badge – $10 By using this machine, villains and non-villains alike can make their … Read more

Awnings Added to Bake My Day in Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida

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Universal has added pink striped awnings to the exterior of Bake My Day, one of the new venues of Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida. Bake My Day Awnings The awnings match the pink color scheme of the bakery/gift shop, including the striped walls inside. They run around all three walls of the corner façade. … Read more

Minion Café Mobile Pickup Window Open in Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida

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In Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida, guests can order a selection of Minion Café menu items to go thanks to the mobile pickup window. Minion Café Mobile Pickup Window The mobile pickup window is not near the main entrance to Minion Café. It’s a few façades down, right next to Freeze Ray Pops. Mobile … Read more

FULL TOUR: New Bake My Day Shop & Bakery in Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida

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Most of Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida has opened for technical rehearsals and we’re bringing you all the news from the new Illuminations-inspired area. Let’s go on a tour of Bake My Day, the new combination merchandise shop and bakery on the corner facing Villain-Con Minion Blast. Bake My Day Exterior As we’ve cataloged … Read more

PHOTOS: Rosita Joins ‘Sing’ Meet and Greet at Illumination Theater in Minion Land

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Rosita has joined Gunter for a “Sing” meet and greet outside Illumination Theater in Minion Land at Universal Studios Florida. Illumination Theater Most of Minion Land is now in a soft opening phase at Universal Studios Florida. While the land is not officially “open,” some of the offerings are available to guests during the technical rehearsal … Read more