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  1. Archie

    Roller Coaster TV Programs and News Articles!

    That's how i am describing nemesis from now on
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    Great Coaster Names That Haven't Been Used Yet.

    Sirocco Levante Quantus Starshot Nexus
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    Your Least Common Opinion?

    Rough, Rattly, jolty or otherwise quite unrefined coasters are more fun
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    Drayton Manor Resort Five Year Plan 2022 - 2026

    what are the chances of shockwave going floorless?
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    The future of Oblivion @ Alton Towers – Retrack? Layout Change? Demolition?

    is there any way if the track was replaced instead of digging up the tunnel, slowly feeding the new track down through the exit on some sort of makeshift wagon that straddles the existing track
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    What makes a coaster good?

    Something I have been thinking about recently is what makes a roller coaster good. The philosophy of coaster design has defiantly changed in the last few years, in the 90s up to the mid 2000s it seemed for a coaster to be considered good it had to be the fastest or tallest or just be the biggest...
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    How Has Your Enthusiasm Grown or Changed?

    I'm not too sure when it began. When I was little I always enjoyed going to the Christmas fairground we had in our town, but my interest in roller coasters and theme parks started the first time we went to Alton Towers in 2012. The strange thing is, I was interested in roller coasters and rides...
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    Do you prefer starter or dessert in a restaurant?

    I'll have a pint please
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    Strongest coaster theming in the UK?

    th13teen is an interesting one, ok i know most of the theming is the forest its in and almost the entire show building is covered in scaffolding but it works, especially the drop track which really does feel like you have fallen into some mysterious place and the way the train very quickly backs...
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    Gardaland- Its Okay!

    I think whats missing in my opinion is that true flagship ride that all other merlin parks have, you know alton towers has the smiler, thorpe park has stealth and chessington has mandrill, in my opinion it needs a big mindblowing world class ride, oblivion black hole is great but its considered...
  11. Archie

    SeaWorld Orlando | Penguin Trek | B&M Family Launch Coaster | 2024

    Why have B&M been building coasters that are completely unlike anything they have done before, 2 family wing coasters, one of which being an LSM shuttle, a bouncy stand up coaster and now this?
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    Cedar Point | Top Thrill 2 | Triple Launch Renovation | 2024

    in this case what happens, does the train fly back into the station because the switch track will have changed back?
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    Cedar Point | Top Thrill 2 | Triple Launch Renovation | 2024

    does anyone else think the road wheels look absolutely huge?
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    Cedar Point | Top Thrill 2 | Triple Launch Renovation | 2024

    considering this is zamperla's biggest project, i'm sure that they will be pulling out all the stops to make sure this is the best it can be because their reputation and relationship with cedar fair is at stake
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    Alton Towers | Nemesis | B&M Retrack | 2024

    I wonder when we can expect train delivery also we have a slightly revised support design
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    Most immersive rollercoaster experience outside of Disney and Universal?

    This is the most immersive roller coaster in the world, it is exceptionally well themed to a vekoma SLC and delivers an incredibly authentic and immersive SLC experience
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    Cedar Point | Top Thrill 2 | Triple Launch Renovation | 2024

    just wondering something I'm not sure has been considered, is this the worlds fastest backwards moment on a roller coaster? If that's the case its still a new record, of sorts
  18. Archie

    Roller Coaster TV Programs and News Articles!

    same method for iron gwazi?