The grand finale, where the bad guys are blown to smithereens.
In the chaos, the Smoker's seaplane is shot down.
The premise is that the atoll is under attack from pirates named "Smokers".
Despite the wintry conditions the warm up crew had no qualms about soaking the crowds.
The premise is that the world has been flooded due to global warming, so humans survive in boats or artificially built "atolls" constructed of scrap.
Props from the film the show is based around.
Extensive waiting areas for crowds prior to show entry.
As guests approach the arena they are confronted with various bits of scrap found floating in the ocean.
Waterworld is the flagship stunt show at Universal Studios Japan.