This looks amazing, argh just as I tick EGF off my European bucket list, this thing comes along!
I'm loving the reviews coming in from people who have ridden it, and in general it's been brilliant to see new Finnish members joining the forum, just like we've seen with the Polish folks with...
Let's remember that this "rumour" is one of our users reporting that somebody has commented on a youtube video saying that they overheard somebody saying something about it being Hero's last season. It is very tenuous and barely worth discussing. Also - it's a Volare - who cares!?
He's out of hospital now but still "recovering at home".
It also mentions that LWV have said the ride will be closed "indefinitely" (unsurprisingly).
Not to be taken too seriously!
We all enjoy praising or condemning a ride's colour scheme, so what's your favourite of each colour?
Red - Extreme Rusher
Blue - (half of) Twisted Colossus
Yellow - Superman Something Spanish (I'm going to count the colour of the rails here)
Is 10 hours the longest recorded queue time in the history of roller coasters? I think probably yes.
Plus, as this ride has a pretty solid throughput I'm also going to say this is probably the greatest number of people who have ever been in the queue for a single roller coaster in history...
Expedition GeForce - one I've been massively looking forward to, and had very high expectations for it.
I'll keep this as a cred review rather than a trip report, but in brief the SRII was closed so +1 for my ever-growing list of spites, although I did get the Zierer +1.
Anyway, back to the...
If you have a rubber duck with you then you can get in for the discount rate of £8 instead of the full price.
It's a classic Merlin fun PR thing, nothing wrong with doing this sort of whacky promotion although clearly it's nothing to get excited about!
His condition is described as "Critical but stable"
The full article is here:
I am not impressed that somebody (the BBC?) seems to have approached the mother of the poor girl who died in 2001 on this ride for comment...