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What was your first coaster to feature a launch?

Discussion in 'Polls' started by ATI, Aug 8, 2016.

  1. zazobo

    zazobo Active Member

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    Rita!
     
  2. Coaster Hipster

    Coaster Hipster Well-Known Member

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    Psyké Underground (Walibi Belgium), when it was known as Turbine then. I believe it was also my first Schwarzkopf. The launch felt powerful and so did the looping! Too bad they switched for a fairly lacklustre LIM system since :(
     
  3. Ravensrulz

    Ravensrulz New Member

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    Superman the escape not long after it opened at six flags mm.
     
  4. JJLehto

    JJLehto Well-Known Member

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    Batman and Robin the Chiller at SF Great Adventure.
    1998, I was 10 years old and that was one of the first 10 coasters I've ever been on. That was my first time at a big park, before hand was just the Jet Star and that looping coaster at Seaside Heights. My parents kinda threw me right into this hobby :)

    Fun ride btw especially later on when lines were near nothing and they went to lap bars
     
  5. MestnyiGeroi

    MestnyiGeroi Active Member

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    I remember the launch on The Chiller felt pretty intense, too!
     
  6. maddox121

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    Backlot Stunt Coaster at Kings Island
     
  7. zombieface

    zombieface Member

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    I believe mine was Superman Ultimate Flight @ SFDK.
     
  8. Mrsupersonic8

    Mrsupersonic8 New Member

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    Yet another to Rock n Roller Coaster, but I was too young to actively enjoy it. The first one I really did experience was Motocoaster at Darien Lake, and after that was Stormrunner.
     

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