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RMC Mean Streak- NEW Teaser

Friday, June 2nd, 2017

 

After much waiting and anticipation, yet another RMC Mean Streak teaser had dropped! At approximately 7:00 pm today via Cedar Point's Twitter, an 18-second video was released, showing drone footage of the rides 2 inversions, while the same western music we saw in the last teaser was playing. As well as the last video, toward the end of the clip, another line of text popped up. This time the text states, "They're wild and unruly”. I believe that could imply a possible bandit theme but it could be open to anything at this point. Another thing to note is this video was released at the end of the Q&A session at Coastermania, Cedar Point's event for enthusiast and members of coaster clubs. It seems the park is being more and more open to this idea, even the ops are allowed to finally talk about the ride which I believe indicates an announcement will soon be upon us. 2018 is looking bright!

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Adventure Dome Trip Report- 4/20/17- ACK Studio

I had a blast at Adventure Dome! It was so fun being in such a dead park. Even though the park only has three rollercoasters it was a blast!

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ACK--Universal Studios Hollywood Park Update- 3/19/17

I visited Universal Studios Hollywood yesterday, March 19. The crowds were light and I rode two new rollercoasters. The theming and overall feel to the park was stunning. I am so glad I now own a pass. Expect more Universal Studios Hollywood updates from AmusementVerse!

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Six Flags Magic Mountain and Discovery Kingdom to open The New Revolution: Galactic Attack

VALENCIA, Calif. — February 8, 2017 — Six Flags Entertainment Corporation, (NYSE:SIX) and Samsung Electronics America, Inc., the “Official Technology Partner” of the world’s largest regional theme park company, today announced its renewed collaboration on virtual reality roller coasters with the unveiling of a bold, innovative twist on the experience at Six Flags parks. Last spring, the two companies joined forces to introduce North America’s first Virtual Reality (VR) Roller Coasters using Samsung Gear VR powered by Oculus, and now in 2017— for the first time ever, riders will be offered a one-of-a-kind mixed reality experience that only Six Flags can deliver. Another world’s first—complex gameplay, where riders make key decisions during the course of the ride that can affect their scoring at the end. The New Revolution Galactic Attack makes its world debut at Six Flags Magic Mountain, near Los Angeles and Six Flags Discovery Kingdom, near San Francisco, offering park guests a thrilling, fully immersive ride of their lives as they battle to save the planet from an impending alien drone invasion.

 

 

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Disneyland Trip Report- 1/26/17

I (@ack.studio/@magicmountain360) visited Disneyland for a private event from and had loads of fun with family members and no lines! It was a blast! 

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Intamin Shuttle TURBO TRACK new for Ferarri World in 2017

Ferrari World in Abu Dhabi, UAE, has announced TURBO TRACK, a launched Intamin shuttle to be built on their Yas Island property. The ride, which will launch riders using Linear Synchronous Motors to high speeds before shooting them through the roof and up a curved spike rising above the indoor parks distinctive Ferrari red ceiling. More information here
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New! Electric Eel Rollercoaster Is Coming To Sea World San Diego in 2018!

Seaworld San Diego has announced ELECTRIC EEL, a Premier Rides Sky Rocket 2 model to open in 2018. This ride will feature a single 150 foot inversion, an eel and other marine life aquarium, and multiple thematic elements. Read more on this new coaster here. 
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Six Flags Magic Mountain Trip Report- 12/27/16

I, American Coaster Kings just recently visited Six Flags Magic Mountain. Holiday in the park was fun and put me in the holiday spirit. But the long lines made me leave the park.

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Knotts Berry Farm Sol Spin Construction Update

Construction on Sol Spin has continued. No footer has been installed yet, but the entire windseeker pad has been demolished, including the operation panel room. The queue line is staying as of now, most likely to be reused when Sol Spin opens. See more photos here
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Fun Spot America Announces Inverting Wooden Coaster for 2016

KISSIMMEE, FL--Today we are excited to announce a HUGE  Florida deal with The Gravity Group, an American based company out of Cincinnati, Ohio. As part of the deal The Gravity Group will custom design a new Roller Coaster that will be built for Fun Spot America's Kissimmee, Florida location.

 

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B&M Dive Coaster Coming To Magic Mountain?


Today I'm going to be talking about a theme park rumor. This rumor is about a B&M Dive Coaster coming to Six Flags Magic Mountain for the 2018 season. For those of you who don't know what B&M stands for, it stands for Bolliger and Mabillard. B&M is a rollercoaster manufacturing company that makes rides including, Dive Coasters, Hyper Coasters, Wing Coasters, Flying Coasters, Inverted Coasters, Sit-Down Coasters, and Stand-Up Coasters. 
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Six Flags Magic Mountain Trip Report- 11/11/16

I, American Coaster Kings, visited Six Flags Magic Mountain on Veteran's Day. Before I begin, I have to give thanks to all of those of have served and are serving our country. But without further adieu here is my  trip report.

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