SeaWorld releases information on penguin attraction

Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin will give guests a penguin's perspective


ORLANDO, Fla. – SeaWorld Orlando has launched a website dedicated to Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin, a new attraction opening spring 2013, revealing information about the new addition.

The new attraction, a first-of-its-kind family ride, will let guests experience Antarctica through a penguins' eyes and connect with a penguin colony above and below the water.

The website, launched Tuesday, includes a live "Penguin Cam" where viewers can observe penguins residing in SeaWorld San Diego. Visitors can also learn more about the icy continent of Antarctica and sign up for email updates.

The website also is host to "webisodes" from SeaWorld that will update fans with behind-the-scences video with designers and animal experts as the attraction is built. The first webisode provides the first sneak peek into the Making of Antarctica and reveals a never-before-seen trailer.